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Ashley Judd to pursue Weinstein blacklisting case

In April this year, Judd sued Weinstein, alleging that he had ruined her career by asking director Peter Jackson not to cast her in 'The Lord of the Rings' in 1998, reported Variety.

published on : 21st September 2018

Pune horror: One of the two minor rape victims succumbs to injuries

One of the rescued girls who was undergoing treatment at the government hospital slipped into a coma and succumbed to injuries Wednesday night.

published on : 20th September 2018

Top South Korea theatre director sentenced to six years for sex abuse

In August women's rights groups slammed the decision by a Seoul court to acquit a former presidential contender over charges of forced sexual abuse and sexual intercourse by abuse of authority.

published on : 19th September 2018

Uttarakhand shocker: Class 10 student allegedly gang-raped in Dehradun school

The accused, which include five staff members and four students have all been arrested.

published on : 18th September 2018

Dalai Lama: I knew of sex abuse by Buddhist teachers since 1990s

The Tibetan spiritual leader made the admission in  he met on Friday with victims of sexual abuse allegedly committed by Buddhist teachers.

published on : 16th September 2018

Madhya Pradesh: 71-year-old ex-Army man held for sexually abusing shelter home inmates

The accused was booked on the charges of rape, unnatural sex and criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty among others and provisions of the POCSO Act.

published on : 16th September 2018

Child sexual abuse at Madhya Pradesh orphanages: Director, brother and key aide arrested in Bhopal

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan asserted that the culprits would be brought under the ambit of the recently amended criminal law stipulating death penalty as maximum punishment for child rapists.

published on : 15th September 2018

Auto driver arrested for ‘raping 13-yr-old’ in Chennai

A 37-year-old city autorickshaw driver was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping a girl aged 13 for several months.

published on : 15th September 2018

Delhi: 10-year-old girl sexually assaulted in New Ashok Nagar area

During investigation, it was revealed that the victim's family had come from eastern Uttar Pradesh in search of work.

published on : 15th September 2018

Inmates of two Madhya Pradesh orphanages for disabled kids allege sexual abuse

The alleged victims and other inmates of the shelter home, which is located in the Bairagarh area of Bhopal, submitted a complaint to police Friday evening.

published on : 14th September 2018

Government protecting accused in sexual abuse cases: UDF youth wing

UDYF, the youth wing of UDF, will stage a march in front of the Secretariat in the capital on September 17 in protest against the state government's stand to protect the accused in sexual abuse cases.

published on : 13th September 2018

Chennai hearing-impaired girl rape: Charge sheet filed against 17, death penalty provision invoked

The accused include a liftman, security guards, plumbers, electricians and other maintenance staff working at an apartment complex in Ayanavaram locality where the girl lived.

published on : 12th September 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Man gets 20-year rigorous imprisonment for raping minor girl

Additional District Judge-2 Babita Prasad also slapped a fine of Rs 3,000 on Manirul Ansari, the convict.

published on : 12th September 2018

Pope Francis calls senior bishops for 'child protection' meeting in February

The meeting of Episcopal Conference presidents will be held at the Vatican from February 21 to 24, the C9 cardinals' conference that advises the pope on reform said in a statement.

published on : 12th September 2018

Catholic priests abused more than 3,600 children in Germany: Study

According to the study, 1,670 clergymen in Germany committed some form of sexual attack against 3,677 minors between 1946 and 2014, Spiegel Online reported. Most of the victims were boys.

published on : 12th September 2018
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