Sexual Assault
India  /  Published 30.09.21

IAF: Banned test on rape survivor

A 28-year old female Air Force officer at the Air Force Administrative College here who was sexually assaulted has levelled serious charges against the IAF authorities, including subjecting her to a b...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Coimbatore

World  /  Published 24.09.21

Aussie ex-principal faces abuse charges

An Australian court ruled on Thursday that a former principal of an ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls’ school must stand trial on charges that she had sexually assaulted students under her care. The d...
By New York Times News Service in Melbourne

Sports  /  Published 17.09.21

Voices pierce veil of silence

Olympic gymnast Simone Biles held back tears on Wednesday as she told lawmakers how the FBI and US gymnastic and Olympic officials failed to stop the sexual abuse that she and hundreds of other athlet...
By Reuters in Washington

India  /  Published 31.08.21

SC junks Asaram Bapu's bail plea

The Supreme Court Tuesday dismissed the plea of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, facing varying jail terms including life sentence in sexual assault cases, that his sentence be suspended for few months...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.08.21

Centre opposes HC skin contact verdict

The Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court the much-criticised Bombay High Court ruling that groping a child’s breasts without “skin-to-skin contact” did not amount to sexual assau...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 12.08.21

Delhi rape: Fast track court to hear case

The Ministry of Home Affairs Thursday said the Nangal rape and murder case of a minor girl as well as the Mayur Vihar rape incident will be heard in fast track special courts in Delhi. The ministry T...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

World  /  Published 10.08.21

Alibaba manager fired over rape

China’s biggest online commerce firm, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, on Monday said it had fired a manager accused of sexual assault, and promised policies to prevent sexual harassment, but was blas...
By Reuters in Shanghai

Opinion  /  Published 29.06.21

When shame becomes a weapon

In an interview with the journalist, Jonathan Swan, for Axios on HBO, Prime Minister Imran Khan was asked about the comments he had made about rape and vulgarity back in April. In response, Khan talke...
By Mehmal Sarfraz

Opinion  /  Published 01.06.21

Courtly view: Sexual Assault

It is disconcerting when a ruling on alleged sexual assault focuses on the behaviour and habits of the complainant. It is a step backward, as though reforms in the laws against sexual assault never ha...
By The Editorial Board

Sports  /  Published 29.05.21

Nike dumped Neymar over sexual abuse probe

Nike ended its sponsorship agreement with the Brazilian soccer superstar Neymar last year after he refused to participate in an investigation of an accusation that he had sexually assaulted a Nike emp...
By Kevin Draper


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