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India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday August 29, 2014
The government said today that it is struggling to block pornography sites because "There are around four crore websites and when we block one, a new one comes along."
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 5, 2014
The Texas case prompted concerns about the degree to which Google might be giving information about its users' conduct to law enforcement agencies.
World | Associated Press | Thursday July 10, 2014
A US teenager is fighting efforts by police who want to take photos of him in a sexually aroused state to try to prove a sexting case against him.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 27, 2014
A Finnish court jailed a man and a woman on Friday who met online and plotted a massacre at the country's largest university.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 18, 2014
Japan's parliament has passed a law which bans possession of child pornography, but excludes sexually explicit depictions of children in comics, animation and computer graphics.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 18, 2014
Japan on Wednesday finally fell into line with other developed countries and made the possession of child pornography illegal.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Japan edged closer to banning the possession of child pornography on Wednesday, the last major developed country to do so, but paedophilia portrayed in the country's popular anime comics will be exempt.
World | Reuters | Thursday May 22, 2014
Two police officers, a Little League coach, and a mother were among 71 people arrested across the New York City-area in the largest-ever roundup of people who share child pornography online, federal and local law enforcement said on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
The system is hoped to help trace and ban the spread of child pornography, and other such illegal pursuits.
World | Reuters | Wednesday March 19, 2014
Authorities have arrested 14 men in a secret, members-only child pornography website that involved 251 children, mostly boys, in the United States and five other countries, US officials said on Tuesday.
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday March 4, 2014
A senior aide to British Prime Minister David Cameron has resigned after being arrested on suspicion of child pornography offences, Downing Street officials confirmed on Monday.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday February 17, 2014
Indian-origin former German lawmaker facing probe for allegedly possessing child pornography said he intends to initiate legal proceedings against the state prosecutor's office for spreading "false information" and "unjustly harassing" him.
World | Associated Press | Monday February 17, 2014
Germany's two-month-old government is facing its first serious test, after old enmities between Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc and their center-left coalition partners flared over the handling of a child pornography investigation.
World | Reuters | Wednesday September 18, 2013
A British man who admitted planning to kidnap, torture and eat at least one child using a sound-proofed dungeon he built in his home in Massachusetts was sentenced to nearly 27 years in U.S. prison on Tuesday.
Reuters | Monday July 22, 2013
David Cameron challenged Google, Yahoo and Bing to block images of child abuse, calling for more action against online pornography.
World | Reuters | Monday July 22, 2013
British Prime Minister David Cameron challenged the Internet search engine providers Google, Yahoo and Bing on Sunday to block images of child abuse, calling for more action against online pornography.
World | Reuters | Wednesday May 29, 2013
US prosecutors have filed an indictment against the operators of digital currency exchange Liberty Reserve, accusing the Costa Rica-based company of helping criminals around the world launder more than 6 billion dollars in illicit funds linked to eve...
World | Associated Press | Thursday May 16, 2013
The FBI found images of what appears to be a dead infant with the words "nepi-rape" scrawled on her bare belly during a child pornography investigation, US court records show.
Agence France-Presse | Monday February 25, 2013
European countries including Britain, Sweden and Denmark ask Internet service providers to block child pornography websites.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday December 26, 2012
Micro-blogging website Twitter has closed down several accounts after it received complaints that they contained indecent images of children, Sky News reported.