Thousands at far-right rally against Merkel migrant policy

Thousands of far-right protesters have rallied in the eastern German city of Leipzig against the record refugee influx they blamed for sexual violence against women at New Year's Eve festivities.

Porn addiction and its side effects!

Porn addiction and its side effects!

The collected data during a study looked at self-reports of pornography consumption and acts of sexual aggression.

25% Indian men indulge in sexual abuse: Survey

A new study has found that children in India are more exposed to risk factors that make them sexually violent later in life.

Girls not safe in country: Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday said that girls were "not safe" in the country, and expressed deep concern over the recent incidents of rapes of minors in the national capital which he said stood out for the sheer "apathy".

Angelina Jolie addresses UK Parliament on sexual violence by ISIS

Hollywood star and UN special envoy Angelina Jolie has sought more political commitment to tackle cases of sexual violence in conflicts around the world as she highlighted the use of rape as a weapon by Islamic State militants to terrorise and destroy communities.

Watch video: What happens when MMS of a girl is made in public

Watch video: What happens when MMS of a girl is made in public

Sexual crimes against women are on a rise. Eve-teasers, rapists escape easily after committing crime and have absolutely no remorse.

Cambridge University revises sexual assault guidelines

For the first time, the victims of sexual assault at Cambridge University can report their cases directly to officials at one of the world's oldest educational institutions, which was criticised earlier for its failure to protect its students from sexual violence.

Britain sets sights on militants who use rape as weapon of war

  Breaking the culture of impunity for militant groups such as Islamic State which use rape as a weapon of war is the priority for Britain`s new special representative on preventing sexual violence in conflict.

UN declares June 19 International Day for the elimination of sexual violence in conflict

The United Nations on Friday declared June 19 International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict to highlight abuses by armed extremist groups such as Boko Haram and Islamic State.

Angelina Jolie lobbies African leaders over sexual violence

Actress Angelina Jolie on Friday appealed to African leaders attending a summit in Johannesburg to confront the "near total impunity" that hampers efforts to tackle violence against women across the continent.

ISIS selling teen girls as slaves for 'as little as a pack of cigarettes': UN envoy

ISIS selling teen girls as slaves for 'as little as a pack of cigarettes': UN envoy

Teenage girls abducted by Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria are being sold in slave markets "for as little as a pack of cigarettes," the UN envoy on sexual violence said Monday.

Croatia backs law on compensating war rape victims

Croatian lawmakers on Friday adopted a law on compensating the victims of sexual violence committed during the country`s independence war, which ended almost two decades ago.

Watch: Mumbai cops find new secret agents in housewives!

In order to curb sexual violence in the city, Mumbai police have turned to housewives for help. A team of five women ‘detectives’ in Antop Hill and Wadala have been trained to work ‘as the eyes and ears’ of the police to track anti-social elements.

ISIS justifies raping slave girls, says Michelle Obama is 'worth $40'

ISIS justifies raping slave girls, says Michelle Obama is 'worth $40'

In the latest issue of Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's (ISIS) propaganda magazine Dabiq, the terror group has carried an article justifying rape and enslavement of Yazidi women and reportedly stated that US First Lady Michelle Obama is 'worth $40'.

Egypt security forces step up sexual violence since Mursi's ouster: Human rights group

Egyptian security forces have stepped up sexual violence since the military overthrew the country`s first freely elected president in 2013, a human rights group alleged on Tuesday.

Islamic State carried out systemic rape of Yezidi women in Iraq, escapees recount horror

In what would send shivers down one's spine, the Yezidi women and girls who managed to escape the ISIS captivity have described horrifying accounts of sexual violence perpetrated against them by the monsters of the Islamic State, a Human Rights Watch report revealed Thursday.

One-fourth of pregnant women face violence by partner

While for many women, pregnancy is a happy time, for almost one in four, it turns out not to be so enjoyable as they face emotional, physical and sexual violence by none other than their own close partners, alarming research has found.

Former Canada deputy PM says she was raped

A former Canadian deputy prime minister waded into a nationwide uproar over sexual violence on Monday by revealing that she was twice assaulted when she was a budding politician years ago.

UN mission finds no evidence of Darfur `mass rape`

A UN mission said Monday it has found no evidence Sudanese troops had raped 200 women and girls in the Darfur region, where insurgents are battling government forces.

Nobel laureates urge Indian govt to act against sexual violence

Visiting Nobel laureates Shirin Ebadi and Jody Williams have urged the government to intensify efforts to put an end to sexual violence against women and lend support to a global campaign.