Migrants fear speaking out about sexual harassment in Florida's farms

Women working on Florida`s farms, most of them undocumented immigrants, are constantly exposed to sexual harassment, workers` rights activists said.

New web-based training program for men to reduce campus rape
New web-based training program for men to reduce campus rape

New web-based training program has been created in order to reduce the number of sexual assaults on US campuses.

Obama sets up task force to combat sexual assaults

US President Barack Obama has created a task force to combat physical assaults, particularly on college campuses, saying sexual violence is more than just a crime against individuals as it ultimately threatens the entire country.

One in five women raped in US: Report

Nearly 22 million women - about one in five - have been raped in their lifetimes in the US, with nearly half of the victims subjected to sexual assault before the age of 18, according to a White House report.

Unprivileged girls falling victim to sexual assaults in China

Unprivileged girls from migrant workers` families in China are more likely to fall victim to sexual assault, a new study has revealed.

Man held for 65 sexual assaults in Russia

A man suspected of 65 sexual assaults on women has been detained in Russia`s Volga federal district.

Bangladesh`s activists seek ban on rape victim `finger test`

Rights group Odhikar reported 805 rape cases in 2012 based on newspaper reports alone.

Thai man jailed for raping 6-yr-old daughter

The mother of the 6-year-old reported to the police after she noticed something was wrong.

Man gets five-year RI for raping daughter

A local court on Saturday sentenced a man to five-year rigorous imprisonment for subjecting his teenage daughter to repeated sexual assaults in the city.

‘Sexual assaults rise at US military academies’

A total of 65 sexual assault cases were reported at the
three academies in 2010-11 compared to 41 reports in the
previous academic year.

Deploy lady officers in police station: court to police chief

Court pointed out that the male officers investigating the
cases involving crime against women was against the mandate of
the apex court.