Cliff Richard meets police, denies charges

Singer Cliff Richard, who "voluntarily" met the police, denies sex assault allegation against him.

Cliff Richard to be banned from entering US?

Singer Cliff Richard may be forced to miss his annual trip to the US for the Open Tennis after allegations of sexual assault.

Cliff Richard`s house raided

Singer Cliff Richard`s house in Berkshire, England has been raided by police as part of an investigation into a sex abuse allegation.

Delhi Police arrest school cab driver for abusing 5-yr-old girl

The Delhi Police has arrested a cab driver for sexually abusing a five-year-old girl.

63-yr-old teacher held for sexually assaulting 8-yr-old girl in Bangalore

A week after a seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a city school, a 63-year-old guest teacher in another south Bangalore school was arrested after being accused of sexual abuse by an eight-year-old student, reports stated on Tuesday.

African girls to sue British Airways over alleged sexual abuse by pilot

Girls and young women who allege they were sexually abused by a British Airways (BA) pilot in African schools and orphanages plan to sue the airline, a law firm representing them said on Wednesday.

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

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

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.

Engineering student booked for rape in Indore

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

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

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.

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

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.

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.

Rape victims need more respect than sympathy: Harsh Vardhan

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

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

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

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

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

Kalki Koechlin reveals was sexually abused as a child

Kalki Koechlin has revealed that she was sexually abused as a child and the reason she didn`t speak about it earlier is because for her it`s not a one day headline, it`s something that`s a reality she has lived with for a long time.

German bishops commission new sex abuse probe

Germany`s Roman Catholic Church today launched a new study into sexual abuse by clergy after a first attempt involving criminologists ended in acrimony last year.