Pope`s finance chief ready to appear at Australia child abuse inquiry

 Pope Francis` finance chief said he was willing to give evidence at a child abuse inquiry in his native Australia, as the country`s most notorious paedophile priest gave evidence Wednesday.

Argentine court eases child abuser's punishment

An Argentine appeals court has touched off protests by reducing the sentence of a man convicted of abusing a six-year-old boy, on grounds that the victim was a homosexual who had previously been abused by his father.

UN asks why France didn't probe sex abuse claims earlier

The US ambassador to the United Nations is calling for an impartial investigation into the way that child sexual abuse allegations against French soldiers in the Central African Republic have been handled. Meanwhile, the UN human rights chief is asking why France didn't move more quickly to pursue the claims.

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.

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.

Gary Glitter jailed for 16 years for child abuse

Glam rock star Gary Glitter was sentenced to 16 years in prison on Friday after being found guilty of abusing three young girls in the latest child sex scandal to bring down a former icon of Britain`s entertainment world.

Parents shot at by 3-year-old son charged with child abuse

The parents of a three-year-old boy, who while playing with a handgun accidentally shot them both in a hotel room in New Mexico, have been charged with child abuse.

Pope tells clergy 'never try to cover up child abuse'

Pope Francis has sent Catholic clergy a powerful reminder of their duty to stamp out sexual abuse of children by priests, warning that they must never let a fear of scandal lead to cover-ups.

An app that helps detect child abuse

App developers have created a software that would help parents keep a check on child abuse.

Shocking: Horrific child abuse caught on camera at South Korea nursery

The CCTV footage that went viral shows a teacher at a day-care centre in Incheon slapping a four-year-old girl so hard that she flies through the air and hits the floor.

Child Rights to be maintained at all cost: Virbhadra Singh

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday underlined the need to protect the Child Rights and said "it was essential to monitor child abuse and trafficking under Right to Protection."

Bihar orphanage head jailed for sexual abuse

A Bihar court Thursday sentenced the head of an orphanage to 10 years in prison for sexual abuse of children, a government lawyer said.

Orphanage manager held guilty for sexual abuse of children in Bihar

A court in Bihar's Vaishali district on Wednesday held the manager of an orphanage guilty for sexual abuse of children at a home being run by him in a village under Patedhi Belsar block.

Innocence abused as minor girls in Bihar combat rape and pregnancy-Part 2

12 incidents of rapes of underage girls have been reported in the last one year in three villages in Katihar, Bihar.

Innocence abused as minor girls in Bihar combat rape and pregnancy

12 incidents of rapes of underage girls have been reported in the last one year in three villages in Katihar, Bihar.

Minor girls in Bihar battle rape and pregnancy
Minor girls in Bihar battle rape and pregnancy

In this age of rapid cultural and economic advancement, there are stories that touch our hearts and force us to think – is the world fair to everyone?

Minor kidnapped, sodomised and killed in UP

An eight-year-old boy was allegedly kidnapped, sodomised and later killed by a youth in Kotwali dehat area, a senior officer said here on Wednesday.

What could push a child to the brink?

“What is the simplest way to die?”

Owner of private school held in Bengal for sexually abusing students

Guardians and parents of students of a private school here on Tuesday ransacked the institute after its owner was arrested for sexually abusing some girl students, police said.

Bengaluru school where 6-year-old was raped reopens
Bengaluru school where 6-year-old was raped reopens

A school here which was shut last week after the alleged rape of a 6-year-old girl inside the institution's premises, reopened on Thursday.