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Rajasthan mulls death penalty for child rapists

The Rajasthan government will soon table a bill in the state assembly seeking death penalty for those convicted of raping minors.

published on : 20th February 2018

Former British football coach guilty on 43 charges of child sex abuse

Revelations about the abuse suffered at the hands of Bennell triggered a wave of other former youth footballers to come forward and speak publicly for the first time about the ordeals they suffered.

published on : 15th February 2018

Women and Child Development Ministry to recommend lifting time bar on reporting child sexual abuse

Ministry will seek a change in the CrPC to allow filing of complaints of child sexual abuse many years after the crime.

published on : 12th February 2018

New York attorney general files lawsuit against disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein

Schneiderman's probe found that employees were subjected to various verbal threats from Weinstein such as "I will kill you, I will kill your family, and "you don't know what I can do."

published on : 12th February 2018

Donald Trump laments 'shattered' lives after aides resign

The remark by the president -- himself the target of numerous harassment claims -- came after White House speechwriter David Sorensen resigned on Friday, even while denying his wife's claims of abuse.

published on : 11th February 2018

After Larry Nassar row, former US Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors accuses coach of sexual abuse

World title winner Kukors accused her coach Sean Hutchison of "grooming" her for a sexual relationship when she was 13.

published on : 9th February 2018

Three-year-old girl raped by father, relative in Kerala

Police today arrested the 26-year old man and his cousin after a medical examination report revealed that the kid had been brutally raped.

published on : 6th February 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: Madrasa teacher arrested for sodomising minor boy

The police have registered an FIR against the accused teacher and have taken up the investigation.

published on : 4th February 2018

Yatheem Khana teacher held for sexual abuse in Kochi

The Ernakulam Rural Police on Monday arrested a Yatheem Khana teacher on charges of sexually abusing male students.

published on : 30th January 2018

Polish cycling chief Dariusz Banaszek quits over sex abuse scandal

Banaszek, who became president of Poland's cycling federation (PZKol) in 2016 said he was resigning "for the good of cycling" whilst protesting his innocence.

published on : 27th January 2018

USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar's letter to judge elicits groans, gasps in packed courtroom

The audience in the courtroom gallery gasped and groaned upon hearing some of the doctor's comments.

published on : 25th January 2018

The Larry Nassar scandal is far from over despite the 175-years jail sentence

Michigan State University, where Nassar assaulted young gymnasts and other athletes, is under fire by victims, lawyers and lawmakers who want to know why he was able to get away with it for so long.

published on : 25th January 2018

Colombia nabs alleged serial child sex abuser

A man known as the "Big Bad Wolf" in Colombia for allegedly sexually abusing 274 children and selling videos, has been captured in Venezuela, a report said on Sunday.

published on : 22nd January 2018

US Olympic gymnastics star Raisman demands probe of Larry Nassar abuse

The gymnast demanded an independent probe after several teammates including her spoke out against Nassar who has pleaded guilty to 10 counts of criminal sexual conduct.

published on : 20th January 2018

Larry Nassar case: Olympic gymnastics champion Jordyn Wieber reveals abuse

Jordyn Wieber publicly revealed that she had been sexually abused by ex-USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar at his sentencing hearing.

published on : 19th January 2018
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