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Frame clear policies to prevent violence against children in schools: Amnesty

Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 21:32

The rape of a six-year-old student in a private school in Bangalore has brought to light the need for clear guidelines and mechanisms to ensure that schools can put a stop to instances of sexual violence and other abuse, Amnesty International India said on Saturday.

Mexico orphanage children sexually abused, forced to beg

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 09:54

Mexican Police have rescued more than 450 children from an orphanage in Zamora in the state of Michoacan, where the kids were made made to suffer sexual abuse and forced to beg other than being kept in filth and squalor.

Maharashtra: Gang-rape victim molested by NCP leader

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 22:29

A 14-year-old girl, who was gang-raped allegedly by two youth earlier this month in the neighbouring Raigad district, was also molested by a local NCP leader on the very same day of the incident, police said.

Engineering student booked for rape in Indore

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 19:13

An engineering college student has been booked for allegedly blackmailing a woman here with obscene videos, which he prepared while sexually abusing her repeatedly over a period of two years, police said on Monday.

Post filming sexual abuse, Surveen suffered nervous breakdown

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 17:02

The trailers of "Hate Story 2" are being talked about for the bold scenes involving actress Surveen Chawla. But the actress says shooting for one sequence involving sexual violation left her suffering from a temporary nervous breakdown.

Pope to hold first meeting with sexual abuse victims

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 09:15

Pope Francis holds his first meeting with victims of sexual abuse by priests on Monday, an encounter that some say should have happened long ago, and victims from his native Argentina say they are pained over their exclusion. <br><br> Six victims, two each from Ireland, Britain and Germany, will attend the pope`s private morning Mass in his Vatican residence and then meet with him afterwards, according to people who organised the meeting.

Ex-Vatican envoy defrocked for sex abuse

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 18:46

The Vatican`s former ambassador to the Dominican Republic has been convicted of sex abuse by a church tribunal and defrocked pending further criminal proceedings in the first case of its kind.

Rape victims need more respect than sympathy: Harsh Vardhan

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 21:54

Rape victims need respect more than sympathy, union Health Minister Harsh vardhan said Monday.

Two held for sexually abusing children at shelter home in Maharashtra

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 13:02

Two officials of a children`s shelter home in Karjat taluka of Maharashtra`s Raigad district were arrested on charges of sexually abusing five minor inmates, police said Thursday.

No date for Pope meeting with abuse victims: Vatican spokesman

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 20:06

No date has been set for Pope Francis` planned meeting with victims of sexual abuse by Catholic priests, originally expected to take place early next month, Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi said on Wednesday.

MJ`s estate quash sexual abuse allegations

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 13:17

King of Pop Michael Jackson`s estate recently was hit with new sexual abuse accusations, but a lawyer said that the claims were false.

Headmaster, two teachers suspended in alleged sexual abuse of 4 minor students

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 16:48

A headmaster and two teachers, accused of sexually abusing four minor girls of a government school, were Tuesday suspended by district authorities.