Health | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Ever wondered why some, but not all adults who have experienced sexual or physical abuse as children go on to develop long term depression? This could partly be due to their specific genetic makeup, suggests new research.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The disrobed body of a 75-year-old woman inmate of an ashram was found today at Katwa, 60 kilometres from Burdwan, fuelling allegations of a second rape of a senior citizen in West Bengal in a week.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 14, 2015
Bollywood actress Rati Agnihotri today filed a complaint with police in Mumbai accusing her husband of domestic violence and intimidation.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
A Malaysian court today ruled that the death of a jobless ethnic Indian man in police custody in 2013 was due to injuries after being physically assaulted by fellow inmates and cops on duty.
India News | Thursday December 4, 2014
Women and girls with intellectual disabilities or mental illness in India are subject to forced institutionalization in sometimes overcrowded and unsanitary conditions, verbal and physical abuse, and medication without consent, according to a report released by Human Rights Watch on Wednesday.
Wednesday October 15, 2014
Kesha has accused producer Dr Luke for forcing drugs and alcohol on her in an attempt to make sexual advances
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 12, 2014
A man in New Zealand tried to blackmail his former partner into cleaning his apartment by threatening to post a sex tape online, a court said.
Press Trust of India | Thursday August 7, 2014
England fast bowler James Anderson was pronounced not-guilty in the alleged case of physical abuse against Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja by the ICC's judicial commission last Friday.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 10, 2014
A Southern California man accused of allegedly abducting a 15-year-old girl and holding her captive for a decade of physical and sexual abuse pleaded not guilty on Monday to rape and kidnapping charges and was ordered to remain jailed on $1 million bond.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 10, 2014
A Southern California man accused of abducting a 15-year-old girl and holding her captive for a decade of physical and sexual abuse pleaded not guilty on Monday to rape and kidnapping charges and was ordered to remain jailed on $1 million bond.
World News | Reuters | Friday May 23, 2014
A California man accused of abducting a 15-year-old girl and holding her captive for a decade was charged on Thursday with rape and kidnapping, as his lawyer suggested the teenager went with him willingly and was treated "like a queen."
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 15, 2014
More than 700 million women worldwide are subject to physical or sexual violence from their husbands or partners, many with little right to protection, the World Bank said on Wednesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 6, 2014
A huge and damning new report revealed on Wednesday "extensive" physical or sexual abuse against women across the EU, with one in three falling victim but few going to the police
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Bollywood actor and "Bigg Boss - Saath 7" participant Armaan Kohli was released by police on bail of Rs.50,000 and two solvent sureties in a case filed by co-participant Sofia Hayat, his lawyer said.
Chandni | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Armaan Kohli, one of the participants in the reality show Bigg Boss Season 7, was granted bail by a Mumbai court today following his arrest last night.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday December 17, 2013
The 41-year-old small-time actor was arrested by Lonavla Police following a complaint by actor Sofia Hayat alleging she was manhandled by Mr Kohli on the show.
MekhlaS | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Actor Armaan Kohli, a participant on the reality show Bigg Boss Season 7, has been arrested by the Lonavla Police for alleged physical abuse.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday December 17, 2013
The actor was arrested following a complaint by fellow Bigg Boss participant and actor Sofiya Hayat, alleging she was manhandled by Mr Kohli on the show.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday September 6, 2013
Three minor girls of a primary school at Peelamedu area have been hospitalised after allegedly being sexually abused by their physical education teacher, police said.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday August 1, 2013
Three women held captive in a run-down home for a decade kept diaries documenting the horrific physical and sexual abuse they suffered on a daily basis, prosecutors said on Wednesday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 1, 2012
As many as 70 employees of a mental health centre in Israel have been arrested for alleged physical and sexual abuse of patients.
South | Sneha Mary Koshy | Thursday October 11, 2012
There is shock and panic in Kerala after complaints of sexual and physical abuse of minor children in the Thiruvanjoor Juvenile Home in Kottayam. The juvenile home set up under the Social Welfare Department of the state government, falls in chief minister Oomen Chandy's constituency.
Gurgaon News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday June 15, 2012
A young couple from Gurgaon has been arrested for allegedly beating their 17-year-old domestic help, bringing into light another case of physical abuse of children employed in households in the Delhi sub-urb.
Sarika | Monday June 11, 2012
TV actress Rucha Gujarati filed a non cognisable complaint against her estranged husband Mitul Singhvi for allegedly verbally abusing her.