As coach, ex-US House speaker molested 5 boys: Prosecutors

Former US House speaker Dennis Hastert molested five boys as young as 14 while serving as a high school wrestling coach four decades ago, federal prosecutors said in revealing details of the alleged sexual abuse.

Strong disciplinary action needed against sexual abuse: UN

The UN has said it is the responsibility of member states to ensure they impose the "strongest disciplinary and criminal sanctions" against any of their peacekeepers found guilty of sexual exploitation.

UN reports two more sexual abuse cases in CAR peacekeeping mission

The United Nations on Monday reported two new sexual abuse cases allegedly involving peacekeepers in the Central African Republic, one implicating a contingent from Burundi and the other a Moroccan soldier.

US resolution on sex abuse triggers debate in Security Council

The UN Security Council convened a meeting on sexual abuse by peacekeepers where a draft resolution, pushed by the US for strong action against perpetrators of such misconduct, has triggered debate among several council members.

Shocking! Padma Lakshmi was physically abused as a child by a relative

Shocking! Padma Lakshmi was physically abused as a child by a relative

In the book 'Love, Loss And What We Ate', Padma Lakshmi has revealed that she was sexually abused as a child by her then step-father’s relative.

Complainant’s statement of sexual abuse recorded against India hockey skipper Sardar Singh

Complainant’s statement of sexual abuse recorded against India hockey skipper Sardar Singh

She submitted photographs and call details between her and Sardar to the SIT.

69 sexual abuse cases against UN peacekeepers; no Indians involved

The UN report for the first time has given nationalities of the peacekeepers involved in sexual exploitation cases.

Vatican cardinal denies attempts to cover up child sex abuse

 A high-ranking Vatican official said on Wednesday he should have done more to stop the sexual abuse of children in the Catholic Church, acknowledging that he was told of at least one priest "misbehaving" with boys at an Australian school.

Stop using term ''Asian'' to describe Rotherham gang: Sikh group

Sikh Federation UK said the use of term "Asian" for the Rotherham gang is too vague and "besmirches" other communities.

Indian activists slam Vatican for revoking priest`s ban

Children`s activists in India on Wednesday criticised the Vatican for revoking the suspension of a Catholic priest who was convicted by a US court of sexually abusing a minor.

Ranchi shame: Boy sexually assaulted, 'murdered' in private school; 3 teachers detained

Ranchi shame: Boy sexually assaulted, 'murdered' in private school; 3 teachers detained

Barely a few days after a boy was found dead in a water reservoir of a private school in Delhi, a similar case happened in Jharkhand's capital Ranchi.

Bengaluru private varsity VC held on rape charge

The vice chancellor of a private university here has been arrested for allegedly raping a 33-year-old woman, the police said on Saturday.

When a professor sexually abused a girl in classroom; watch other students' reaction

When a professor sexually abused a girl in classroom; watch other students' reaction

A video has surfaced showing a professor abusing a girl student in a classroom.

NRI woman Ashpal Bhogal accuses Sardar Singh of leaving her after abortion against own will

NRI woman Ashpal Bhogal accuses Sardar Singh of leaving her after abortion against own will

Ashpal stated that she had no other option and after the incident Sardar doesn't speak to her and has maintained no contact.

Shocking! Ex-ISIS slaves now subjected to traumatic tests

Shocking! Ex-ISIS slaves now subjected to traumatic tests

The rt.com citing the Human Rights Watch said that Yazidi girls and women are forced to undergo these tests to prove to Iraqi courts that they were raped. 

Shocking! Ex-ISIS sex slaves now subjected to traumatic 'virginity tests'

Shocking! Ex-ISIS sex slaves now subjected to traumatic 'virginity tests'

The rt.com citing the Human Rights Watch said that Yazidi girls and women are forced to undergo these tests to prove to Iraqi courts that they were raped. 

Hyderabad techie confines female colleague in bathroom, sexually abuses her

Hyderabad techie confines female colleague in bathroom, sexually abuses her

A techie has been arrested for illegally confining and sexually abusing his colleague in his flat here, police said on Tuesday.

Shocking! CCTV captures man sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl in Hyderabad

Shocking! CCTV captures man sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl in Hyderabad

In a shocking incident, a person was caught on closed circuit camera, sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl in Hyderabad.

'Nirbhaya gang-rape case juvenile was victim of sexual abuse as child'

'Nirbhaya gang-rape case juvenile was victim of sexual abuse as child'

An explosive detail has come to light in the Nirbhaya gang-rape case.

Child sex abuse: MP to submit petition to Maneka Gandhi today

Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrasekhar will on Tuesday meet Women and Child Welfare Minister Maneka Gandhi and submit a petition seeking the government's help to form a roadmap to address child sexual abuse.