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Chinese man executed for keeping, murdering sex slaves

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 19:37

A Chinese man, who kept six female sex slaves in a dungeon and killed two of them, was executed Tuesday.

China executes man for raping, murdering sex slaves

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 15:27

China on Tuesday executed a man who held six women as sex slaves in an underground prison and killed two of them, state news agency Xinhua said, in a crime which shocked the nation.

Brad Pitt refuses part in slave film to avoid showing shocking images to kids

Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 10:39

Brad Pitt has reportedly refused a main part in his upcoming film `12 Years A Slave` amid concerns that his young children would get disturbed by the shocking imagery.

Japan museum shines light on military`s use of Taiwan sex slaves

Last Updated: Friday, July 12, 2013, 15:17

A Tokyo museum focusing on wartime sex slavery is holding an exhibition on how Taiwanese women sexually exploited by the Japanese army have struggled to recover from their ordeals.

Japanese Mayor`s meeting with 2 former sex slaves cancelled

Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 13:45

Two South Korean women who were forced to serve as wartime sex slaves cancelled a scheduled meeting on Friday with Toru Hashimoto, Mayor of Osaka, a Japanese city, saying it is "worthless”.

David Cameron`s ancestors owned slaves, reveals database

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 22:04

British Prime Minister David Cameron is among some of the famous Britons distantly related to people involved in the slave trade, according to a new database.

Taiwan urges Japan to apologize for using ‘sex slaves` in WWII

Last Updated: Monday, December 10, 2012, 12:01

Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou has urged Japan to apologize for using sex slaves from across Asia during World War II.

Japan asks US to remove memorial to Korean sex slaves

Last Updated: Monday, May 21, 2012, 20:01

A team of Japanese officials recently visited New York to ask the US to remove a plaque outside a public library that serves as a memorial to Korean sex slaves captured by Japan during World War II.

SKorea urges `courage` from Japan on sex slaves

Last Updated: Sunday, December 18, 2011, 13:09

President Lee Myung-Bak urged Japan on Sunday to have the "courage" to compensate ageing wartime sex slaves before it is too late.

Malaysian police free 21 Ugandan `sex slaves`

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 18, 2011, 16:10

Malaysian police said on Tuesday they had rescued 21 Ugandan women from forced prostitution.

Chinese man forced sex slaves to act in porn shows

Last Updated: Saturday, September 24, 2011, 17:54

A Chinese man who kept six sex slaves, forced the women into prostitution and to feature in pornographic videos.

China: Man held for locking up women as sex slaves

Last Updated: Friday, September 23, 2011, 19:16

Li Hao, a 34-year-old man, exploited six women as sex slaves after locking them up in a cellar in central China.