Pope Francis expels Chilean priest Cristian Precht accused of child sex abuse as growing global scandals shake Vatican
Pope Francis on Saturday expelled a Chilean priest under investigation in a case involving the sexual abuse of children, according to a report by local media on Saturday, amid a growing global abuse scandal that has shaken the Roman Catholic Church
The saga of children who are victims of trafficking very rarely has a happily-ever-after ending
Mumbai has the most parents posting a picture of their child on social media at least once per day.
In Jharkhand, girls are 'sold' cheaper than livestock; state's poverty-stricken regions hotspots of child trafficking
Recently, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi said that girls are being sold cheaper than cattle in the country. In Jharkhand, one sees that this statement is true.
Malala Fund suspends grants to two shelter homes in Bihar after reports of sexual assault, child abuse
TISS which had conducted the social audit had found that sexual abuse of varying forms and degree of intensity was prevalent in almost all shelter homes in Bihar.
YouTube account FamilyOFive, was charged for child abuse, and sentenced 5 years of probation.
The CWC in Chennai has not had a chairperson for five years, and has only three members, as opposed to five.
Doctors call US family separation policy child abuse, but administration claims 'children not being used as pawns'
The Donald Trump government's family separation policy is believed to be aimed at deterring illegal immigration to the US.
New York: UN receives allegation of sexual abuse against unidentified members of Nepalese contingent
United Nations receives allegation of sexual abuse against unidentified members of Nepalese contingent
'We've been left out yet again': Activists say #MeToo should include stories of female genital mutilation survivors as well
The #MeToo campaign against sexual abuse should include the stories of survivors of (FGM), activists said ahead of a global day on Tuesday.
Pope Francis begged for forgiveness on Tuesday for the "irreparable damage" done to children who were raped and molested by priests, opening his visit to Chile by diving head-first into a scandal that has greatly hurt the Catholic Church's credibility and cast a cloud over his visit.
Gayathri Prabhu's memoir 'If I Had To Tell It Again' draws a stunning portrait of a relationship between a girl and her father, written after his passing
As many as 51 girls were rescued on Saturday after a raid was conducted on a madrasa in the old city area in Lucknow following complaints of sexual harassment of the inmates
Dallas to host memorial service for Sherin Mathews on 30 December, dedicate a bench for slain toddler
Community members in Dallas have planned a bench dedication ceremony and memorial service for the Indian toddler Sherin Mathews, who was found dead in a culvert in mysterious circumstances in October.
The Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) has summoned the principal and three staff members of a private school where a four-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by her classmate.
The government's Data Protection Bill will legally enshrine the age at which children will be allowed to create accounts on social media platforms.
Supreme Court criminalising sex with minor wife ends conflict in rules, but verdict is too simplistic for a complex problem
Supreme Court order criminalising sex with minor wife ends conflict in rules on child abuse and child marriage, but it also makes sexually active adolescents vulnerable
Ram Nath Kovind on Monday said it is difficult for children who grow up in a rural environment to get redressal for acts of sexual abuse.
Child rights activist and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Thursday underlined the need for an effective judiciary to end sexual abuse of children
Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi raises awareness against attacks on children, says 'victims should get respect'
Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi Thursday said that girls who become victims should get respect, as they are not responsible for the abuse against them