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Mar 07, 2019
Michael Jackson fans protest UK broadcast of HBO's Leaving Neverland documentaryMichael Jackson's fans shouted 'innocent', 'facts don't lie,' and 'Channel 4, shame on you,' ahead of the documentary Leaving Neverland's UK premiere
Mar 06, 2019
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.
Feb 28, 2019
As Vatican summit on sexual abuse yields few concrete measures, Kerala's survivors face anxious futureThe papal conclave ended with vague promises of concrete measures and special programmes. For the survivors in Kerala, this means nothing — except a continuation of their trauma and uncertainties.
Feb 27, 2019
French court dismisses rape charges against filmmaker Luc Besson over lack of evidenceThe Paris prosecutor’s office said an investigation failed to turn up evidence to support a woman’s rape allegation against filmmaker Luc Besson and the case has been dropped
Feb 22, 2019
Michael Jackson's estate files $100 mn lawsuit against HBO for maligning popstar's image in NeverlandIn a statement, HBO said it planned to broadcast the Michael Jackson documentary as scheduled.
Feb 19, 2019
Barkha Dutt calls out Twitter for being 'enablers of sexual abuse and violence' after receiving several inappropriate messagesOn Monday, Barkha had shared phone numbers and messages of multiple people who she said had been stalking, threatening and abusing her. She even tagged the Twitter handles of various state police in her tweets and had called Twitter "tone deaf on gender equality" for asking her to take down the numbers of the men who had sent her such messages.
Feb 18, 2019
Vatican meet on sexual abuse: Summit to focus on child survivors, but leaving out women sufferers problematicThe approach of the Roman Catholic Church in India seems to be tokenism, making the right noises publicly, while attempting to silence and intimidate the faithful in private.
Feb 17, 2019
Vatican dismisses former US cardinal Theodore McCarrick over sexual abuse allegationsThe Vatican has defrocked former United States cardinal Theodore McCarrick after a church trial found him guilty of sexually abusing minors
Feb 12, 2019
Kerala Muslim cleric booked for sexually assaulting 15-year-old; accused lured her to Vithura forest, says policeThe incident in Kerala came to light after a group of local women confronted the cleric after seeing him with the school-going girl in the forest.
Feb 06, 2019
Pope Francis admits nuns sexually abused by clerics in 'some regions'; says 'Vatican working on issue for long time'Pope Francis said the Church has "suspended several clerics" and the Vatican has been "working (on the issue) for a long time".