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May 07, 2017
Pascal Mazurier-Suja Jones case ruling shows the 'motherhood' trope has become farcicalSociety has a skewed view of motherhood, and years and years of patriarchal brainwashing has made women draw 'Lakshman rekhas' around themselves
Mar 29, 2017
Child sexual abuse may cause girls to hit puberty early, says researchYoung girls who are exposed to childhood sexual abuse are likely to physically mature and hit puberty at rates eight to 12 months earlier than their non-abused peers,
Mar 01, 2017
Kerala sexual abuse: Rape of minor girl by priest shows the systemic cover-up of serious crimes by the ChurchAn anonymous letter received by a child-line in Kerala has brought to light a major operation to cover up the rape of a minor girl by a Catholic priest in the state with 18 percent Christian population.
Feb 18, 2017
Indian judiciary needs to introspect on how it treats victims of sexual abuseIn child sexual abuse cases, the majority of complainants have to undergo the distressing experience of having their evidence torn apart by the shards of disbelief.
Jan 03, 2017
Maintain 'zero tolerance' for child abuse: Pope Francis exhorts Catholic bishopsThe Vatican on Tuesday released the text of a 28 December letter Francis sent to bishops about injustices to children.
Dec 13, 2016
Sonam Kapoor speaks out about being molested when she was younger: 'It was traumatising'Neerja actress Sonam Kapoor has spoken out about being molested when she was younger.
Dec 03, 2016
Memories of a Machine: Does this short film inadvertently condone child sexual abuse?Memories of a Machine, a Malayalam short film by Shailaja Padindala featuring actress Kani Kusruti, has come under heavy criticism for 'normalising' child sexual abuse
Mar 28, 2016
Orphanage gangrape: Bombay HC lambasts CWC for failing as watchdogThe Kalyani Mahila Bal Seva Sanstha orphange casehas now taken a turn against the CW . The Bombay HC has inveighed against the CWC for failing in its duty as a watchdog in the gangrape case.
Feb 22, 2016
Eight-year-old boy sexually abused and strangled in PakistanIn a gruesome incident, an eight-year-old boy has been found dead after being kidnapped and sexually abused in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province.
Oct 29, 2015
In a setback for UP govt, court rejects CBI closure report in Badaun rape caseA court dealing with cases under the POCSO Act has rejected the closure report filed by the CBI in the case of death of two teenage girls in a Badaun village in May 2014.