Child porn

Govt to introduce new mechanism, launch helpline to curb child pornography

Govt to introduce new mechanism, launch helpline to curb child pornography

The central government is not satisfied with the existing mechanism to tackle child pornography.

Nov 23, 2017, 09:31 AM IST

81 nabbed in operation against child porn in Spain

Police have arrested 81 men in Spain over the past few months for sharing paedophilic files on the Internet, in what is seen as the most sweeping operation against pornography this year.

Oct 18, 2015, 07:57 AM IST

How your child's photo may be ending up on paedophile sites

Almost half of the material found on certain paedophile image-sharing sites is sourced or stolen from social media and online family blogs of parents innocently posting images of their children, Australia's new Children's eSafety Commissioner has warned.

Sep 30, 2015, 20:15 PM IST
Govt plans new body to crack down on child porn, online abuse

Govt plans new body to crack down on child porn, online abuse

Tackling child pornography and online abuse will be the top priority of a highly sophisticated centre to be set up by the government to deal with cyber crime.

Sep 20, 2015, 13:17 PM IST
Facebook, Google, Twitter join hands against child porn

Facebook, Google, Twitter join hands against child porn

Silicon Valley giants Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and Twitter are working with Britain's Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) to implement a new system that will help detect and block images of child pornography online.

Aug 11, 2015, 21:01 PM IST
Prices of porn DVDs are hitting the roof – find out why

Prices of porn DVDs are hitting the roof – find out why

Following the Centre's ban on pornographic websites, there was speculation whether nights will be as exciting as earlier.

Aug 05, 2015, 11:25 AM IST

Banning porn won't work, sex education will: Experts

Terming the government's crackdown on 857 pornographic websites an "act in haste", the country's top sex and behavioural experts have favoured making sex education mandatory for young Indian teenagers so that crimes like rape or child molestation can be efficiently curbed.

Aug 04, 2015, 22:12 PM IST

Canada police announce 41 arrests in child porn probe

Canadian police announced today the arrest of 41 people in Canada and the United States for child pornography distributed through social media in 17 countries.

May 07, 2015, 03:14 AM IST

Japan bans child porn possession

Japan on Wednesday finally fell into line with other developed countries and made the possession of child pornography illegal.

Jun 18, 2014, 10:37 AM IST

Japan to ban possession of child pornography except comics

Japan, the only country among the G7 nations that does not prohibit possession of child pornography, has taken an important step towards making it illegal although the law does not include comics.

Jun 05, 2014, 21:36 PM IST

US dismantles huge international child porn website

The United States announced today it has dismantled a massive international online child pornography ring, one of the largest such operations ever uncovered.

Mar 19, 2014, 13:19 PM IST

Google to block searches for child porn

In a bid to counter child sexual abuse, Google has announced the development of a new software that will block links to child abuse material on the web.

Nov 18, 2013, 18:45 PM IST

Twitter slammed after refusing to pay in fight against child porn

Sources said that Twitter thinks Facebook should also pay much more than it has.

Oct 07, 2013, 19:01 PM IST

Twitter slammed after refusing to pay in fight against child porn

Twitter has been reportedly slammed for resisting request of an increase of 5,000 pounds in contribution to fight against child porn on the internet.

Oct 07, 2013, 18:36 PM IST

Twitter slammed after refusing to pay in fight against child porn

Twitter has been reportedly slammed for resisting request of an increase of 5,000 pounds in contribution to fight against child porn on the internet.

Oct 07, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

Google to pay million pounds to charity monitoring online child porn

Internet giant Google has pledged to donate 1 million sterling pounds to the British charity The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), which monitors online child porn.

Jun 13, 2013, 19:02 PM IST

Australian ex-TV host jailed for child porn

A former Australian TV personality has been sentenced to 10 months in jail for watching child pornography.

Oct 01, 2012, 19:23 PM IST

Kutcher joins child porn clean-up drive

Ashton Kutcher had his first experience of the child porn racket when he accompanied investigators during a sweep in Northern California.

Mar 05, 2012, 09:05 AM IST

British police ex-staff faces jail for child porn

Nicholas White, 27, has admitted 20 counts of possessing indecent images and two of possessing extreme images at Cambridge Crown Court.

Jan 28, 2012, 22:37 PM IST

Canadian bishop gets 15 months in child porn case

A Canadian Catholic bishop who admitted being addicted to watching child porn has been sentenced to 15 months jail.

Jan 04, 2012, 23:52 PM IST