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Watch: Israel may soon shed light on 'stolen babies' mystery
World

Watch: Israel may soon shed light on 'stolen babies' mystery

Activists and family members claim thousands of babies were stolen in the years after Israel became a country in 1948.

Academician Kishore Darda arrested for shielding teachers accused of sexual abuse
Mumbai

Academician Kishore Darda arrested for shielding teachers accused of sexual abuse

Academician and Jawaharlal Darda Education Society Secretary Kishore S Darda, who was facing protests in Yavatmal for allegedly protecting teachers accused of sexually abusing young students in a society-run school, was arrested early on Monday

British paedophile gets life term for decade-long abuse of Malaysian, Cambodian babies
World

British paedophile gets life term for decade-long abuse of Malaysian, Cambodian babies

British paedophile Richard Huckle was sentenced to life in prison by a London court on Monday for abusing 23 Malaysian and Cambodian babies and children over almost a decade.

Firstpost Ground Report: Sold at 2 for Rs 200; why Sunitha’s story must distract us from the meta-nationalism of Bharat Mata
India

Firstpost Ground Report: Sold at 2 for Rs 200; why Sunitha’s story must distract us from the meta-nationalism of Bharat Mata

Beyond the meta-nationalism of Bharat Mata, here is Sunitha’s story. It is what Roland Barthes called “the third meaning” – something that goes beyond the informational and the symbolic, something that pricks you.

Woman dumps 8-year-old son at hospital for being 'rude and ungovernable'
World

Woman dumps 8-year-old son at hospital for being 'rude and ungovernable'

In a bizarre incident in the US, a woman dumped her 8-year-old son at a hospital with a note saying she did not want him anymore as he was "rude and ungovernable."

Emotionally abused kids prone to migraine attacks
Life

Emotionally abused kids prone to migraine attacks

Children who are emotionally abused are more likely to experience migraine as they mature, says a study.

Ryan International student's death: Father alleges boy was sexually assaulted
India

Ryan International student's death: Father alleges boy was sexually assaulted

The father of the six-year-old boy, who was found dead in Ryan International School, on Sunday alleged that the boy was sexually assaulted before being done to death.

Indian-American mother jailed for child abuse: Five-week old girl left with broken ribs, leg
World

Indian-American mother jailed for child abuse: Five-week old girl left with broken ribs, leg

An Indian-origin mother has been arrested in the US on charges of causing serious injuries to her five-week-old girl child that left her with broken ribs and leg.

Indrani Mukerjea's troubled past may have driven her to extreme behaviour, say experts
Mumbai

Indrani Mukerjea's troubled past may have driven her to extreme behaviour, say experts

As reports about the alleged parental abuse of Indrani Mukerjea — the mother and the prime suspect in the murder of her daughter Sheena Bora — during her childhood emerge, experts say that effects of extreme negative parenting may have crept deeper into her personality, turning her into a cold-hearted person

Pakistan child sexual abuse: Lahore High Court turns down request for judicial inquiry
World

Pakistan child sexual abuse: Lahore High Court turns down request for judicial inquiry

Pakistan's judiciary has rejected a request by the Punjab government to form a judicial commission to probe the country's biggest child abuse scandal involving nearly 300 children.

As protests mount over alleged sex abuse of 280 kids by gang, Pakistan sets up judicial commission
World

As protests mount over alleged sex abuse of 280 kids by gang, Pakistan sets up judicial commission

Following the surfacing of the scandal early last month, police had registered criminal cases against the 15 suspects of 'the gang' under sodomy and extortion charges in Ganda Singh village in Kasur district, some 50 kilometres from Lahore.

Pakistan police arrest 7 men in child sex abuse scandal
World

Pakistan police arrest 7 men in child sex abuse scandal

Police in eastern Pakistan arrested seven men accused of sexually abusing children and distributing videos of the abuse, authorities said on Sunday. More arrests were expected.

Minors in Noida restaurant tortured, forced to cook dog meat, claim police
India

Minors in Noida restaurant tortured, forced to cook dog meat, claim police

An eatery owner in Uttar Pradesh's Greater Noida city has been arrested for torturing three minors and forcing them to cook dog meat, police said on Friday.

UN aid worker suspended for leaking report on child abuse
World

UN aid worker suspended for leaking report on child abuse

A United Nations aid worker has been suspended after being found leaking a confidential report on child abuse, according to a statement released by the secretary general's spokesman on Wednesday.

France to investigate allegations of troops abusing children in Central African Republic
World

France to investigate allegations of troops abusing children in Central African Republic

Paris prosecutors are investigating accusations that French soldiers in Central African Republic sexually abused children they were sent to protect.

Salman's ex-girlfriend Somy Ali says she was sexually abused at the age of 5
Entertainment

Salman's ex-girlfriend Somy Ali says she was sexually abused at the age of 5

Former Bollywood actress Somy Ali, who started her career at the age of 16 and later became famous as Salman Khan's girlfriend, has now written an autobiography where she says that she was sexually abused when she was five years old.

Australia: Report says children in immigration detention camps were abused
World

Australia: Report says children in immigration detention camps were abused

Australia's policy of indefinitely holding children of asylum seekers in immigration detention camps violates international laws, the government's human rights watchdog found, after an inquiry uncovered hundreds of reports of assaults involving child detainees.

Jailed by Israel: How 14-year-old schoolgirl Malak is a new symbol of Palestine's anger
World

Jailed by Israel: How 14-year-old schoolgirl Malak is a new symbol of Palestine's anger

A 14-year-old schoolgirl jailed for trying to attack Israeli soldiers has become a symbol of Palestinian anger over the arrests of children in the occupied territories.

Punishment for bed-wetting: Caretaker burns private parts of five-year-old girl
India

Punishment for bed-wetting: Caretaker burns private parts of five-year-old girl

A 25-year-old woman caretaker of a government recognised shelter home was today sent to jail after she was booked for allegedly getting private parts of a five-year-old girl singed for bed-wetting.

US: 94-year-old wanted in sexual assault charges, lawyer says client near death
World

US: 94-year-old wanted in sexual assault charges, lawyer says client near death

A lawyer for a 94-year-old man charged with sexually assaulting campers in Wyoming decades ago said Tuesday that his client is near death in northern Michigan and may not make it to the weekend.