Sexual abuse

Game of Thrones star Esme Bianco shares horrific account of sexual abuse by musician Marilyn Manson

Esme Bianco opened up about the allegations of physical abuse, torture, and control, calling him a `serial predator`. According to the publication, Bianco spoke to The Cut, sharing her story of the alleged abuse. Bianco has also provided the outlet with emails, text messages, and photographs from her time with Marilyn Manson that corroborates her story.

Feb 12, 2021, 23:51 PM IST

CBI arrests Kashmir resident for online child sexual abuse racket targeting US-based minors

The CBI has booked the accused under section 14 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and section 67 B of the Information Technology Act.

Dec 22, 2020, 23:18 PM IST

Lakshmi Devy: Story of an inspirational mind

Based on real-life incidents and a true representation of women in the patriarchal society, the story intends to bring a change by highlighting the importance of women and the need to curb such violence and brutalities against them.

Dec 17, 2020, 17:53 PM IST

'Dil diyan gallan' singer Neha Bhasin opens up on being sexually abused in childhood, shares horrifying details

Speaking of cyberbullying, Neha recalled receiving death threats online from fans of a popular K-pop band.

Nov 21, 2020, 09:45 AM IST

Dangal actress Fatima Sana Shaikh was molested at the age of 3, opens up on horrifying sexual abuse incident

On the work front, Fatima Sana Shaikh will be seen in Ludo and Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari.

Oct 30, 2020, 17:18 PM IST

Matthew McConaughey was sexually abused as a teen

In his new memoir, "Greenlights", McConaughey opened up about being sexually abused, reports

Oct 22, 2020, 20:08 PM IST

Childhood sexual abuse: Psychological and physical effects are closely linked

Authored by Pascale Vezina-Gagnon, a PhD candidate at Universite de Montreal`s Department of Psychology, under the supervision of Professor Isabelle Daigneault, the study is published today in Health Psychology.

Sep 23, 2020, 02:28 AM IST

Child sexual abuse cases reported on various platforms since March cross 13,000: Centre

As reported by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR), information of 420 cases of child sexual abuse has been received by NCPCR from March 1 till August 31 via online portals, helplines and other media.

Sep 22, 2020, 17:14 PM IST

Rebel Wilson gets real about naming her sexual abusers publicly

Rebel Wilson has spoken up about sexual harassment in Hollywood in the past, previously tweeting about a man in a "position of power" who requested sexual acts from her in 2017.

Feb 03, 2020, 12:08 PM IST

CBI sets up unit to prevent online child sexual abuse

"The rapid growth of the internet has created a new dimension, wherein sexual exploitation of children can multiply if remained unchecked," said the CBI in an official statement. The investigation of such offences will come under provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and Information Technology Act 2000.

Nov 15, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Creating a legacy to fight violence against women

Three women share their stories of strength and how they regained control after their experience with abuse, violence and depression. We are grateful to all the brave survivors who gave us the permission to share their stories, to inspire others and help drive change.

May 20, 2019, 12:30 PM IST

Chief Justice deserves justice, but should not give it to himself

CJI Ranjan Gogoi has set a good precedent, but he perhaps could have done better.

Apr 23, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

2 minor tribal girls allegedly drugged, sexually abused by school staff in Maharashtra's Chandrapur

The minor victims were admitted to hospital after repeatedly falling unconscious. Medical examination revealed signs of sexual abuse.  

Apr 17, 2019, 08:19 AM IST

Ghaziabad Man rapes 5-year-old cousin, kills her

A man was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping and killing his five-year-old cousin sister here, police said.

Apr 10, 2019, 08:23 AM IST

R. Kelly denies sexual abuse allegations

  Rapper R. Kelly has denied the sexual abuse allegations against him, in his first interview after he was arrested and released.

Mar 06, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Cardinal Pell: Dramatic fall from grace for Vatican treasurer

Pell is the most senior Roman Catholic official to be convicted of sexual offences, bringing a rolling abuse scandal that has dogged the church worldwide for three decades to the heart of both the Vatican and Australian civic life.

Feb 26, 2019, 06:34 AM IST

Top Vatican cleric Cardinal Pell found guilty of abusing two choir boys 22 years ago

Pell becomes the most senior Catholic clergyman worldwide to be convicted for child sex offences. 


Feb 26, 2019, 06:29 AM IST

Pope Francis promises moves against sexual abuse but victims disappointed

The pope promised that guidelines used by national bishops conferences to prevent abuse and punish perpetrators will be reviewed and strengthened.

Feb 24, 2019, 21:35 PM IST

DNA analysis on : Ex-CBI Interim Chief Nageswara Rao held guilty of Contempt

M Nageswara Rao, Ex-CBI Interim Chief was found guilty of contempt for ordering the transfer of an officer investigating the sexual abuse of children at Bihar's government-run shelter homes by the Supreme Court

Feb 12, 2019, 22:34 PM IST

DNA Non Stop, 12 February, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info

Feb 12, 2019, 22:20 PM IST