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Jan 20, 2013
In conversation with Eve Ensler
Jan 7, 2013
In India, children are as unsafe as the women
Dec 21, 2012
Blog | Mihira Sood | Tuesday December 17, 2013
When I read the details, I felt sickened, I did not need to know where he touched her in order to understand how a person can abuse their power. I did not need to know how she responded in order to understand that sexual advances towards a junior mus...
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday September 4, 2013
The miserably familiar theme of police indifference in cases of domestic abuse emerged yet again, a day after MiD DAY broke the horrifying story of a teenager who was bitten, beaten and stripped by her abusive, alcoholic father.
India | Saurabh Gupta | Friday May 10, 2013
Treating patients of child abuse is not an ordinary task by any standards. Doctors and nurses of a private hospital in Nagpur that has seen two such cases in a couple of weeks say it takes a huge toll emotionally.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 19, 2013
With two incidents of suicides by girls in Hisar and Yamunanagar districts recently, Haryana's police chief on Tuesday asked women to complain to police if they were harassed, molested or sexually exploited by anyone.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Five men who allegedly teased a woman tourist from Norway in a private bus were arrested in Nizamabad district of Andhra Pradesh, police said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 22, 2012
Parliament on Tuesday approved a bill to protect children below 18 from sexual abuse, set up special courts for speedy trial of cases against them and provide stringent punishment extending up to life term for offenders.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 15, 2012
Emphasising that the courts should deal strictly with cases of child sexual abuse or else society will lose confidence in them, a Delhi court has jailed two men for behaving in a "vulgar manner" with a minor girl.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 17, 2010
Uttar Pradesh has achieved the dubious distinction of reporting the maximum number of child sexual abuse and rape cases and the national Capital comes a close second.
World | Rachel Donadio, NYT News Service | Wednesday March 17, 2010
As hundreds of new allegations of sexual abuse surface in the German church alone, a top Vatican official acknowledged Tuesday that, with only 10 people handling such cases, his office might not be adequate for the task.