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.

Pope sacks Paraguayan bishop accused of protecting abuser priest

Pope Francis has dismissed a Paraguayan bishop accused of protecting a priest suspected of sexually abusing young people, the Vatican said on Thursday.

NFL`s Adrian Peterson suspended over child abuse charge
NFL`s Adrian Peterson suspended over child abuse charge

The Minnesota Vikings reversed course Wednesday and suspended their star running back Adrian Peterson amid an outcry over charges he abused his son by beating him severely.

Drive to be launched to sensitise kids on abuse: Maneka Gandhi

With many incidents of child abuse going unreported, a drive will be launched to sensitise children to express if they encounter any inappropriate touch, request or demands, even in writing if they are not comfortable orally.

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.

NFL star Adrian Peterson indicted for child abuse
NFL star Adrian Peterson indicted for child abuse

NFL star Adrian Peterson will sit out his team`s next game after being indicted by a US grand jury on charges of child abuse, the Minnesota Vikings announced Friday.

Inquiry sparks new child abuse claims in UK town

Twelve new alleged victims of child sexual abuse have come forward following a report last week detailing horrific crimes against at least 1,400 young people in a northern English town, police said Tuesday.

More child abuse cases in Australia: Report

The number of cases of child abuse in Australia have increased by 30 percent over a two-year period, authorities said.

Ex-Cameron aide Patrick Rock charged over child abuse images

Patrick Rock, a former senior adviser to British Prime Minister David Cameron was today charged by police over illegal child abuse images.

Child abuse could lead to permanent brain damage

Child abuse can reduce the volume of grey matter in the brain that is responsible for processing information, a new study has found.