Sexual abuse

Kerala nun sexual abuse: Fight for victim gets National Geographic recognition

Sisters Alphy, Nina Rose, Ancitta, Anupama and Josephine of Kuravilangad convent, Kottayam, have been featured in the magazine for their fight against injustice.

published on : 13th November 2019

Chennai Police assign women personnel to provide counselling for victims of child sexual abuse

City police commissioner A K Viswanathan inaugurated the scheme ‘Thozhi’ on Friday in a bid to reach out to the victims of child abuse.

published on : 8th November 2019

Tuition teacher takes explicit videos of students, arrested

The issue came to light after a 14-year-old girl filed a complaint with the police. 

published on : 7th November 2019

Couple and aide held for abusing 12-year-old girl in Kochi

The couple allegedly videographed the crime on their mobile phone while their aide Lithin threatened the victim using this footage and abused her again.

published on : 6th November 2019

Major flaws in probe, prosecution’s failure ensured acquittal of accused: Experts on Walayar sisters murder

The prosecution could not make charges of homicide or abetment to suicide stick, despite the forensic surgeon providing enough hard evidence to nail the accused

published on : 1st November 2019

US couple claims 2 kids adopted from Rewa were sexually abused

The children had revealed, during a post-placement counselling session in the USA, that they had been sexually abused at the Aanchal Shishu Kendra in Rewa.

published on : 30th October 2019

Four arrested for sexually exploiting teenaged mentally-challenged girl

In yet another incident of child abuse in the state, the Kidangoor police on Monday arrested four persons hailing from Kudalloor near Kidangoor.

published on : 29th October 2019

Father held for sexually abusing minor daughter

The arrested, Vinod, a native of Arangamugal in Neyyattinkara, had abused the girl at their residence during her summer holidays last April.

published on : 19th October 2019

Hyderabad's POSCO court punishes senior citizen with 20 years rigorous imprisonment for sexually abusing 4-year-old

In a historic judgment delivered in less than a year, a POCSO court on Wednesday sentenced a 62-year-old man to 20 years of rigorous imprisonment for sexually abusing a minor.

published on : 17th October 2019

Cop, friend held for abusing girl, extortion

They threatened to release the video in case they failed to pay up.

published on : 17th October 2019

UP government official marries woman who accused him of sexual abuse

In her complaint, the 35-year-old woman alleged that Hapur SDM Dinesh Kumar sexually abused her for the last four years and due to which, she underwent abortion twice.

published on : 13th October 2019

Pope accepts resignation of New York bishop after sexual abuse claims

The Vatican said Francis had accepted the 75-year old's resignation, without providing any further details on the case.

published on : 10th October 2019

Molester beaten up by brave girl in Uttarakhand's Haridwar

The accused was also beaten up by the passersby after they saw the girl beating the eve-teaser.

published on : 6th October 2019

Preyed on by caregivers

The recent incidents of sexual abuse of  children with special needs by caregivers at resource centres highlight the need for parent-inclusive sessions

published on : 5th October 2019

Two women accuse James Franco of sexually exploiting them at his acting school

The Oscar-nominated star of "127 Hours" was behind a school called Studio 4, which had branches in New York and Los Angeles.

published on : 4th October 2019
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