R Kelly's lawyer reveals he learned of the attack on his client on Wednesday, and has received conflicting information on the extent of Kelly’s injuries.
Coronavirus Outbreak: R Kelly, awaiting sexual abuse trial, seeks release from Chicago prison citing pandemic risk
R Kelly faces several dozen counts of state and federal sexual misconduct charges in Illinois, Minnesota and New York, from sexual assault to heading a racketeering scheme aimed at supplying him with girls
An updated federal indictment against R Kelly unsealed Friday in Chicago includes sex abuse allegations involving a new accuser, adding to the jailed singer's mounting legal challenges across three states
Former Germany and Real Madrid footballer Christoph Metzelder under investigation for sharing child pornography
Authorities have raided Metzelder's home and offices in Duesseldorf, and seized a laptop and a mobile phone.
Parliament approves POCSO (Amendment) Bill for stricter punishments, including death penalty, for child sex abuse
Cutting across party lines, members supported amendments to POCSO Act though some demanded that Bill be referred to the Standing Committee or Select Committee as it makes certain offences punishable with death.
R. Kelly, 52, is being held without bond on charges that include producing child pornography and coercing minors to engage in sex
R Kelly was arrested Thursday evening while walking his dog Believe in Chicago.
Firstpost Explains: How POCSO got more teeth after Cabinet nod to include death penalty for child abuse
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved amendments in the POSCO Act by specifying death penalty as the punishment for sexual assault against minors.
A probe was conducted on public WhatsApp groups, where participants add themselves via an invite link.
R Kelly denies allegations of sexual abuse in first interview since arrest: 'I'm fighting for my life'
R Kelly was also acquitted of child pornography charges in 2008 that centered on a graphic video that prosecutors said showed him having sex with a girl as young as 13.
Centre intoduces amendments to POCSO Act in Lok Sabha: Bill to include death penalty for aggravated sexual assault on children
The POCSO Act defines child as any person below the age of 18 years and the amendments are aimed at discouraging the trend of child sexual abuse by acting as a deterrent.
Last month, a group of Israeli researchers had found dozens of WhatsApp groups with Child Pornography.
The amendment also proposes tech companies to deploy tools to "identify" and curb unlawful content.
The government has approved amendments to the POCSO Act and introduced stringent measures to check the circulation of child pornography and administration of hormones to children to attain early sexual maturity.
Since the ban only targets specific keywords, it’s not entirely effective, but it's a good start.
Calling it “vile”, WhatsApp says it responds to valid legal requests to investigate these types of crimes.
Back in February, Telegram was also removed from App Store for similar reasons.
Online safety begins with awareness, and knowing the threat that sits behind your computer.
The Maharashtra Cyber Police department has launched a web portal to help resident report sexual offences against women and children in order to curb the spread of child pornograpy and sexually abusive content depicting rape and gangrape of women
Netflix's Desire accused of depicting child pornography, parent group petitions for film's removal from streaming giant
The parent group accused Netflix of 'showing a reckless disregard' for families who regularly stream content on the platform