Kalki, Rahul Bose take on taboos
Apr 7, 2014
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday February 6, 2015
Pope Francis has sent Catholic clergy a powerful reminder of their duty to stamp out sexual abuse of children by priests, warning that they must never let a fear of scandal lead to cover-ups.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday January 23, 2015
At a government-run juvenile home in Hyderabad, the mysterious death of an 11-year-old boy this week has uncovered horrifying conditions in which nearly 200 boys are forced to live.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Thursday January 22, 2015
An 11-year-old boy was on Wednesday found dead under mysterious circumstances at a juvenile home in Saidabad area of Hyderabad.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir | Friday December 19, 2014
A girl of class 8 was allegedly raped by her hostel warden in in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
The Supreme Court today sought response from the Centre and all state governments on a plea alleging steep rise in cases of sexual abuse of children in schools across the country and seeking steps to check such incidents.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 2, 2014
The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in Australia held a public hearing today to inquire into the Satyananda Yoga Ashram sex abuse cases.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 20, 2014
The Telangana police chief today appealed to citizens to firmly oppose attacks on children and their sexual harassment and take a solemn pledge to end the social menace.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Twelve new alleged victims of child sexual abuse have come forward following a report last week detailing horrific crimes against at least 1,400 young people in a northern English town, police said on Tuesday.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday July 8, 2014
The British government vowed on Monday to discover whether public institutions have exposed vulnerable children to sexual abuse - and whether authorities suppressed abuse allegations to protect politicians and other powerful people.
Cities | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Friday May 30, 2014
Two people have been arrested after an NGO alleged that few children aged between 5 and 15 were being sexually abused at a shelter home in Maharashtra's Karjat, close to Pune.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday May 7, 2014
The Vatican told critics of its sexual abuse record on Tuesday that it had developed model child protection policies over the last decade and that its accusers should not stay "fossilised in the past" when attitudes were different.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 27, 2014
Paedophiles in the UK downloading manuals about how to groom children for sexual abuse will be handed the same treatment as terrorists under a new crackdown on child abuse.
Deepu M Kurup | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Right now 53 per cent of the nation is going through child sexual abuse and that's only the official statistic.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Actress Kalki Koechlin is helping bring the difficult subject of child sexual abuse out in the open by speaking out about being abused herself as a little girl.
Chandni | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Actress Kalki Koechlin is helping bring the difficult subject of child sexual abuse by speaking out about being abused herself as a little girl.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday February 5, 2014
The United Nations demanded on Wednesday that the Vatican "immediately remove" all clergy who are known or suspected child abusers and turn them over to civil authorities, in an unprecedented and scathing report.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday January 21, 2014
After a 13-year-old boy reported in 1979 that a priest raped and threatened him at gunpoint to keep quiet, the Archdiocese of Chicago assured the boy's parents that, although the cleric avoided prosecution, he would receive treatment and have no furt...
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday January 21, 2014
Internal documents showing how officials from the Archdiocese of Chicago handled allegations of child sexual abuse by priests are about to become public.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 10, 2014
Dutch prosecutors suspect an Amsterdam man abused hundreds of children, some as young as 12, by getting them to perform sexual acts in front of their webcams.
World News | Reuters | Friday December 6, 2013
Pope Francis on Thursday ordered the formation of a team of experts to address the sexual abuse of children in the Catholic Church, in his first major step to tackle a crisis that has plagued it for two decades.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 18, 2013
Google boss Eric Schmidt said on Monday that the tech giant had developed new technology that makes it harder to find child sexual abuse images on the web.
World News | Reuters | Saturday November 2, 2013
Radio presenter Paul Gambaccini was arrested on Tuesday as part of a wider inquiry into alleged child sexual exploitation, his spokesman told the British Broadcasing Corporation (BBC) on Friday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 29, 2013
Pennsylvania State University announced on Monday a payout of $60 million for 26 victims abused by convicted child sex offender, American football coach Jerry Sandusky.
South | Edited by Diana George | Tuesday September 10, 2013
It's not only outside their homes, young girls and women are not safe even inside their homes. In Kerala, an increasing number of minor girls are becoming victims of rapes within their families, sparking major concern.