Model Yogita Dandekar alleges assault by businessman

Model and Bollywood actress Yogita Dandekar has alleged that a businessman assaulted and abused her in an apparent case of road rage in Juhu in Mumbai on Tuesday.

Teri Hatcher 'blamed' herself for sexual abuse she faced as child
Teri Hatcher 'blamed' herself for sexual abuse she faced as child

Teri Hatcher has recently expressed that she blamed herself for sexual abuse she faced as child, at a United Nations event commemorating the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

Chile soccer match suspended after racist insults
Chile soccer match suspended after racist insults

San Marcos de Arica striker Emilio Renteria was for the second time in two weeks the target of Chilean fans` racist insults, this time prompting the referee to suspend a match against Deportes Iquique on Saturday.

Soccer World Cup hosts Qatar still failing migrant workers: Amnesty International
Soccer World Cup hosts Qatar still failing migrant workers: Amnesty International

Qatar`s efforts to prevent the abuse of migrant workers have been "woefully inadequate" since the Gulf state pledged to confront exploitation following an outcry over the 2022 World Cup, Amnesty International said on Wednesday.

Psychological abuse more harmful for kids than sexual abuse

Kids who are emotionally abused and neglected face similar and at times worse mental health problems than children who are physically or sexually abused, a new study indicates.

I was was sexually abused as a child: Samantha Morton
I was was sexually abused as a child: Samantha Morton

 Actress Samantha Morton has opened up about the sexual abuse she suffered as a child in foster care following the headline-grabbing Rotherham scandal which rocked the UK last month.

Robin Williams enters rehab centre for help

Actor Robin Williams has checked into rehab for the second time to maintain his long-term sobriety.

Chelsea Handler loves to make men cry

American comedian-actress Chelsea Handler says she likes to "abuse men" and make them cry with her insults.

Early stress can have lasting negative impacts in children

A new study reveals that early exposure to stress can change the parts of developing children`s brain.

Preity, Ness should be left alone: Shatrughan Sinha

Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha took to micro-blogging site Twitter Friday to express his views on the ongoing feud between Bollywood actress Preity Zinta and businessman and her former boyfriend Ness Wadia saying it is their "internal matter" and they should be "left alone".

US officials: Man killed woman, ate body parts

Authorities say a man is accused of killing a woman, dismembering her body and eating part of her corpse.

Former BBC presenter Savile abused two-year-old: Report

More than 500 reports of abuse on victims aged as young as two have been made against late BBC presenter Jimmy Savile, according to a new investigation by the NSPCC charity.

Top Hungary court backs clampdown on internet comments

A top Hungarian court ruled Wednesday that website operators are responsible for abusive internet comments made on pages under their control, even if the questionable statements are moderated or removed on request.

South African man charged with abusing captive family for years

A South African man accused of abusing his five children while allegedly keeping them captive for more than a decade appeared briefly in a court east of Johannesburg on Wednesday.

United Nations expert says Washington Redskins name offensive

The Washington Redskins team name is a symbol of centuries of abuse faced by Native Americans, a United Nations human rights expert said Friday, without calling formally for it to be axed.

Malaysians angry as Sweden holds parents for hitting child

Malaysia`s prime minister on Saturday offered help to a Muslim couple detained in Sweden for hitting their son, in a case that has provoked an outcry in the Southeast Asian country.

Malaysians angry as Sweden holds parents for hitting child

Malaysia`s prime minister on Saturday offered help to a Muslim couple detained in Sweden for hitting their son, in a case that has provoked an outcry in the Southeast Asian country.

Ireland liable for abuse in Catholic-run school: Europe court

Ireland has been rocked by a series of official investigations in recent years that have lifted the lid on decades of sexual, physical and emotional abuse in institutions run by the Catholic Church.

Outrage after Ukraine policeman filmed abusing naked protester

A member of Ukraine`s elite Berkut riot police force assaulted and humiliated a naked protester after he was detained in freezing cold temperatures in Kiev, according to a video posted Thursday.

Lescott fumes after abuse from City fans

Manchester City defender Joleon Lescott has accused his club`s supporters of subjecting him to unnecessary abuse during Saturday`s FA Cup tie at Blackburn.