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Bangalore rape case Goonda Act to be used against accused, says CM

Jul 22, 2014

Bangalore rape case Goonda Act to be used against accused, says CM

Bangalore has been rocked by protests ever since the story of the six-year-old's rape inside the school premises broke. #NewsTracker #Bangalore #Rape #Gender #Women #Child Abuse #Crimes against women #gangrape
Harsh Vardhan is wrong, Indian schools need sex education classes

Jun 29, 2014

Harsh Vardhan is wrong, Indian schools need sex education classes

What does sex education actually entail? What are the resources that a school has that cannot be offered informally? #Life #India #Sex #TheLongView #Education #Sex education #children #Schools #Harsh Vardhan #Union Health Minister #National Study on Child Abuse
Suspected robbers in Pakistan say police hacked off their hands

Jun 03, 2014

Suspected robbers in Pakistan say police hacked off their hands

BAHAWALPUR Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani police chopped off the left hands of two men accused of theft after they refused to confess to stealing electrical wire and mobile phones, the victims told Reuters on Monday. The two men, Ghulam Mustafa, 38, and Liaquat Ali, 42, said that police hacked off their hands with a large butcher's knife on Friday. "Four or five policemen held me down and cut my hand #facebook #United States #Pakistan #Middle East #Argentina #Latin America #Mexico #Child Abuse
Afghan president fumes at prisoner deal made behind his back - source

Jun 03, 2014

Afghan president fumes at prisoner deal made behind his back - source

KABUL (Reuters) - The Afghan president is angry at being kept in the dark over a deal to free five Taliban leaders in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier, and accuses Washington of failing to back a peace plan for the war-torn country, a senior source said on Monday. The five prisoners were flown to Qatar on Sunday as part of a secret agreement to release Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who left Afghanistan for Germany on the same day. #United States #China #Technology #Afghanistan #Russia #Government #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Mexico #Child Abuse #Deals
UN: 'Unspeakable suffering' for Syria's children

Feb 06, 2014

UN: 'Unspeakable suffering' for Syria's children

Children in Syria have been tortured, sexually abused and subjected to "indiscriminate" attacks by President Bashar Assad's forces, and recruited for combat and terror operations by the rebels fighting to topple him during the country's nearly 3-year-old conflict, a new United Nations report said. #United Nations #UN #Ban Ki-moon #Security Council #Bashar al-Assad #children #UN Security Council #Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons #OPCW #US diplomat #child abuses

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UN: 'Unspeakable suffering' for Syria's children

Jul 31, 2014

Senators told to close loophole that lets some domestic abusers buy guns

Gun control advocates packed a Senate hearing room as lawmakers took testimony on expanding the number of violent domestic abusers covered by the Violence Against Women Act. The statute bars abusers from owning guns if they are or were married to the...
UN: 'Unspeakable suffering' for Syria's children

Jul 30, 2014

Op-Ed Contributor: Britain’s Crime of Complicity With the Savile Sex Abuse Scandal

The political establishment is tangled in a web of deceit and intrigue over decades of child sexual abuse... #United Kingdom #Great Britain
UN: 'Unspeakable suffering' for Syria's children

Jul 23, 2014

New book: Hillary Clinton blamed Bill's sex addiction on his abuse as a child

A year after the Monica Lewinsky scandal shook the presidency, Hillary Clinton told an interviewer that Bill Clinton’s mother abused him and caused his sex addiction, an explosive new book claims... #Hillary Rodham Clinton #Bill Clinton #Monica Lewinsky