Bandh to protest sexual offences disrupts life in Bangalore

Normal life was disrupted in the country`s IT hub on Thursday as it observed a 12-hour bandh called by pro-Kannada outfits to protest rising incidents of sexual offences against women and children with a mixed response.

Sexual crimes less against fully dressed Chennai women: MP Minister

Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur on Sunday said there were few sexual crimes against women in Chennai as they dress up fully and regularly visit temples.

Sexual crimes against children: HC notice on PIL for special courts

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response from city government on a PIL on trying sexual offences committed against children.

Women`s groups to protest Monday against anti-rape ordinance

Unhappy with provisions of the ordinance over sexual crimes, women`s groups are planning a big protest against it Monday and a signature campaign in the near future.

Ordinance should have been issued earlier, says BJP

The BJP Sunday said that the promulgation of ordinance for stricter punishment for sexual crimes against women was a belated move by the government to address concerns of people on the issue and should have been brought earlier.

Women`s groups unhappy with anti-rape ordinance

Leading women organisations rejected the ordinance on sexual crimes against women terming it as "complete betrayal" of people`s faith in the govt.

Police asked to invoke special law on sexual crimes against kids

Two men have been sent to jail for repeatedly gang-raping a minor.

South Africa still remains ‘rape capital of world’

South Africa’s National Freedom Party (NFI) has said the sexual offence statistics in the country were still very high despite a small decline observed.

Pakistanis jailed for sexual crimes in Britain

The "sexual predators" preyed on their victims over several months.