Sexually abused women often take surgery too far: Jane Fonda
Sexually abused women often take surgery too far: Jane Fonda

Veteran actress Jane Fonda believes women who have suffered sexual abuse are more likely to undergo extensive cosmetic surgery. Fonda, 77, said they take surgery too far as they attempt to change their past, reported The Guardian online.

British pianist wins right to publish memoirs of abuse

The British Supreme Court lifted an injunction on Wednesday that banned internationally renowned classical pianist James Rhodes from publishing a complete autobiography, which details serious sexual abuse he endured at school as a child.

Rogue coach leaves athletes in AIDS scare
Rogue coach leaves athletes in AIDS scare

 Ugandan runners have been hit by a major health scare after it emerged that a coach accused of sexually abusing young athletes was infected with HIV .

Uganda runners hit by HIV scare
Uganda runners hit by HIV scare

Ugandan runners have been hit by a major health scare after it emerged that a coach accused of sexually abusing young athletes was infected with HIV.

Cover-up accusations in Central Africa child sex abuse scandal `offensive`: UN

The United Nations rights office said Friday suggestions it tried to cover up allegations of the sexual abuse of children by French troops in the Central African Republic were "offensive".

France investigates accusations that soldiers raped children

Paris prosecutors are investigating accusations that French soldiers in Central African Republic sexually abused children they were sent to protect.

Three more women say Bill Cosby drugged, sexually assaulted them

Three more women on Thursday accused Bill Cosby of sexually abusing them decades ago, as the veteran comedian gets ready for the final show in his U.S. comedy tour. 

Troubled childhood ups blood pressure risk

Children who experience emotional and sexual abuse or neglect have higher blood pressure as young adults, a study reveals.

Behavioural disorder more common in sexually abused kids

Adults who have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to report sexual and physical abused before they turned 16 than their peers, says a study.

Protest in Jalpaiguri district court against sexual abuse of ashram inmate

 A demonstration was held by SUCI youth and women's wings at the Jalpaiguri district court here today against alleged sexual abuse of an inmate of an ashram here and the gangrape of a girl.

Islamic State carried out systemic rape of Yezidi women in Iraq, escapees recount horror

In what would send shivers down one's spine, the Yezidi women and girls who managed to escape the ISIS captivity have described horrifying accounts of sexual violence perpetrated against them by the monsters of the Islamic State, a Human Rights Watch report revealed Thursday.

Man gets two lifers for sexually abusing daughter, step-child

A local court here sentenced a 35-year-old man to two life sentences on Friday for sexually abusing his daughter and step-daughter.

Poorna Jagannathan opens up about sexual abuse

 Poorna Jagannathan, actress, producer and daughter of a diplomat, has shared her horrific experiences of sexual abuse as a child and as a young adult.

Three-year-old sexually assaulted in Noida school

A case was registered on Saturday against an unidentified person after a three-year-old girl was sexually abused in a prestigious playgroup school, located in Sector 58 Noida, neighbouring New Delhi, police said.

Salman's ex-flame Somy Ali was sexually abused in childhood!
Salman's ex-flame Somy Ali was sexually abused in childhood!

Salman Khan's ex flame and former actress Somy Ali has hogged the limelight recently after an interview to a leading daily.

I'm survivor of sexual abuse: Nicholas Brendon
I'm survivor of sexual abuse: Nicholas Brendon

"Criminal Minds" star Nicholas Brendon, who has been in and out of jail thrice in the past six months, claims sexual abuse he experienced as a child triggered depression, which led to his recent arrests.

Detectives told to drop lawmaker sex probe: Ex-UK policeman

A former police officer alleges that British detectives were ordered to drop an investigation into sexual abuse allegations against the late lawmaker Cyril Smith.

Man tonsured for sexually harassing niece in Bengal

In a case of vigilante justice, a 45-year-old man was tonsured and paraded in a village with a garland of shoes for allegedly sexually harassing his niece in Burdwan district.

Philippines to charge Australian on child sex charges

Philippine prosecutors said on Thursday they will file human trafficking and murder charges against an Australian man who allegedly sexually assaulted babies and children as part of a booming cyber-sex trade.

Pakistani-origin men among 10 charged with child abuse in UK

British police on Monday charged 10 men, mostly of Pakistan and Afghan origins, with sexual exploitation of girls as young as 13 in the northern England town of Rochdale.