Pope`s record on paedophile priests tarnishes three-year report card

Pope`s record on paedophile priests tarnishes three-year report card

Pope Francis came to power promising a crackdown on cover-ups and a zero tolerance approach to abuse itself.

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Bizarre! Here virgin girls are given away in prize

Bizarre! Here virgin girls are given away in prize

If you curse the Islamic State for trading women to derive sexual pleasures then there is a town in Brazil called Encruzilhada where underage girls are given away as prize for a win in raffles and games of bingo.

Ex-archbishop dies ahead of paedophilia trial: Vatican

Former Polish archbishop Jozef Wesolowski, who would have been the first high-ranking church official to go on trial on paedophile charges, died overnight, the Vatican announced Friday.

Paedophile jailed after abducting schoolgirl

A paedophile maths teacher jailed after he abducted an underage schoolgirl and ran away to France with her now wants to rekindle his relationship when he is released.

Duo held for posting paedophilic content on Facebook

Two more persons have been arrested in the case relating to posting of paedophilic content on social networking site Facebook.

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.

YouTube may show ''Innocence of Muslims'' film: US court

Google Inc should not have to remove an anti-Islamic film from its YouTube website because a woman complained that she was duped into performing in the film that depicted the Prophet Mohammed as a paedophile, a US appeals court ruled on Monday. 

Tirupati-based man arrested for creating paedophile Facebook page

The cyber cell of the Tamil Nadu Police Crime Branch Crime Investigation Department (CB-CID) has arrested a 27-year-old man fromTirupati in Andhra Pradesh for creating a Facebook page for paedophiles.

UK police investigated for parliament paedophile cover-up claims

Allegations that London`s police force covered up the involvement of British politicians and police officers in a paedophile ring are to be investigated by an official watchdog, it said on Monday.

Indian diplomat`s jailed paedophile son appeals term in Australia

A 34-year-old paedophile son of an Indian diplomat who was jailed by an Australian court for over 10 years for a series of sexual offences today appealed the sentence, claiming the jail term was "manifestly excessive."

UK gives Paedophiles equal status as terrorists

Paedophiles in the UK downloading manuals about how to groom children for sexual abuse will be handed the same treatment as terrorists under a new crackdown on child abuse.

Morocco jails British paedophile for 20 years: NGO

Morocco Tuesday jailed a British man, previously convicted of child sex offences, for 20 years for kidnapping and attempting to rape three young girls, a rights activist at the trial said.

`Paedophile` Jimmy Savile was called `doctor` by staff

Jimmy Savile was referred to as `Dr Jimmy Savile, OBE, KCSG, LLD` in official documents despite him having had no medical qualifications.

Conservative Catholic order meets to turn page on scandalous past

How can an order of priests go on serving the Catholic Church after revelations that the man who founded it was a fraud? That is the dilemma facing the Legionaries of Christ.

Spain catches fugitive British paedophile: Court

Spanish police arrested a 78-year-old British paedophile who was on the run and a judge on Sunday ordered him to be handed back to Britain, a court source said.

Asaram `a paedophile`, denied bail in sexual assault case

The Rajasthan High Court rejected the bail plea of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, arrested on allegation of sexually assaulting a minor girl.

Historic child abuse inquiry opens in Australia

An Australian inquiry into church and institutional child abuse began public hearings, with warnings that widespread and "shocking" allegations would be heard against places of worship, orphanages, community groups and schools.

Alleged UK paedophile`s arrest in China sparks concerns

The arrest of an alleged paedophile from UK has raised concerns as he had worked as a teacher in an international school in China for four years before being captured in Beijing.

All convicts in Portugal child sex case jailed

The last three convicted members of a Portuguese paedophile ring on Thursday began serving their jail terms in a horrific child sex case that rocked Portugal, local media reported.