Sexist climate plagues US military academies: Officials

Sexual assault cases have declined at two of the three US military academies but students still worry they will suffer social retaliation if they report an incident, officials said.

Pentagon sees 50% rise in reports of sexual assaults in 2013

The number of sexual assaults reported across the US military rose by around 50 percent in the 2013 fiscal year compared with 2012, the Pentagon said on Friday.

Sexual assault case: Asaram`s police custody ends today

Controversial godman Asaram Bapu, who is facing charges of sexual assault, will be produced before a local court as his police custody ends on Tuesday.

Asaram`s cook agrees to turn approver: Reports

In yet another blow to self-styled godman Asaram, his longtime cook has reportedly agreed to turn approver against him, Surat police claimed on Monday.

SC refuses to restrain media on reporting cases involving Asaram

In a big setback for self-styled godman Asaram, the Supreme Court on Monday refused to restrain media from reporting cases of sexual assault filed against him and his absconding son Narayan Sai.

Govt issues guidelines for hospitals in sexual assault cases

Delhi Government on Friday issued guidelines for hospitals on handling sexual assault cases in the aftermath of the December 16 gang-rape incident.

Delhi govt asks commissioner to train cops to handle sexual abuse complaints

Delhi government has asked Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar to impart proper training to police personnel handling cases of sexual assault.