The Swedish academy will be allowed to award the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature this year, the Nobel Foundation said on Tuesday, after a sex scandal forced a postponement of last year's prize.
Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI searches key accused Brajesh Thakur's residence in Bihar, interrogates his son
CBI with forensic experts also inspected the courtyard which was dug up following allegations that a girl was beaten to death by staff of the shelter few years ago and her body was buried there.
Chilean authorities arrest priest for sexually abusing seven minors at Santiago; investigation underway
Chilean authorities have arrested a priest accused of sexually abusing 7 minors a month after prosecutors raided his diocese in Rancagua
Earlier this month, Pope Francis accepted the resignation of three Chilean bishops, including the controversial Juan Barros who Karadima's victims accused of covering up wrongdoing.
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the bishop at the center of Chile's clerical sex abuse scandal and two others as he launches the purge of a church that has lost its credibility under an avalanche of accusations of abuse and cover-up.
Former DIG among 5 imprisoned for 10 years in J&K sex scandal; judge says convicts deserved no leniency
A special CBI court on 6 June sentenced five people, including a former Border Security Force DIG, to 10 years in prison in the 2006 Jammu and Kashmir sex scandal.
Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal: US Senate to question ex-officials of USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University
The heads of Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics, who resigned in the wake of a sex abuse scandal involving a former doctor at their organisations, could face tough questions when they appear on Tuesday at a US Senate hearing
Chile sex abuse scandal: All Catholic bishops offer resignation to Pope Francis after Vatican summit
In an unprecedented move in the modern history of the Catholic church every bishop in Chile has offered his resignation to Pope Francis, in a case involving sex abuse scandal.
USA's Hope Solo accuses ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter of 'groping her ass' at 2013 Ballon d'Or ceremony
Solo, her country's standout goalkeeper, claimed the 81-year-old Blatter pounced as she was about to present an award to her teammate Abby Wambach.
Washington: A US governor has resigned after fighting for over a year against allegations that he used public resources to carry out and conceal an affair with his former top aide, the media reported.
The sex scam that has rocked Karnataka and forced the resignation of state excise minister HY Meti is only the latest in a series of political "sexcapades" that have hit many states in India in the recent past
Devinder Sehrawat says that AAP that promised a clean, transparent and an alternative politics to the voters of Delhi has severely failed in its mission
As Arvind Kejriwal's party gears up for the Punjab Assembly Election in 2017, in the hope of repeating its good run like during the Delhi Assembly polls, skeletons keep tumbling out of its closet with AAP leaders bumbling and struggling to put out fires everywhere.
A complaint was filed at Sakinaka police station in Mumbai on Sunday against AAP leader Ashutosh for "insulting" people of the country.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that his party took prompt action against Sandeep Kumar as soon as the objectionable CD surfaced.
ormer Delhi Minister Sandeep Kumar, who was sacked over an alleged sex tape, on Thursday alleged that he was being targeted under a "conspiracy" as he was a Dalit and demanded a probe into the issue.
Now, with allegations of misconduct, criminal and otherwise, surfacing every few weeks can Arvind Kejriwal and others absolve themselves so easily?
Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin is done playing the good wife to Anthony Weiner, announcing on Monday she is leaving the serially sexting ex-congressman