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Man held for molesting minor, his 18th arrest over sexual abuse

May 05, 2022 10:10 am

Thirty-year-old Kalpesh Devdhare already has 17 crime cases against him and is wanted in another case in 2021. Between 2011 and 2020, he was arrested 17 times in cases of molestation, including two of kidnapping as well.

Kerala priest sentenced to 18 years in jail for sexually abusing minor seminarians

May 01, 2022 10:55 am

Four cases had been registered against Thomas Parekkulam, 35, when he was working as a parish priest in 2017.

Chandigarh: Man arrested for sexually abusing minors

April 28, 2022 3:24 am

The age and the number of minors he abused remains unclear as the officials did not reveal these details.

Bengaluru: Police open fire, arrest two for kidnapping, sexually abusing man

April 07, 2022 2:01 pm

The police said that on March 26, they kidnapped a student from the Kothanur area and robbed him of cash and other valuables before forcing him to perform oral sex on them.

University of Michigan agrees to settle students' sex-abuse lawsuit

March 24, 2022 9:57 pm

The Coordinated Community Response Team will be comprised of about 30 members, including Title IX and campus sexual misconduct experts, community members and select members of the administration and faculty.

Malayalam director arrested from shooting location in sexual assault case

March 10, 2022 2:22 am

The Women in Cinema Collective says the incident has brought to focus the urgency for implementing the Protection of Women from Sexual Harassment Act, 2013, in the film industry and for publicizing the report of the Justice Hema Committee

Gauhati HC rejects anticipatory bail plea of Padma Shri awardee over sexual assault on minor girl

January 21, 2022 2:59 pm

The accused claimed he is a victim of a conspiracy, which he will fight legally. He said he will surrender before a local court in Lakhimpur district Friday.

Pune: Badminton coach arrested for molesting 14-year-old player

October 04, 2021 5:32 pm

The alleged incident took place on Saturday at 10 am and the FIR in the case was registered Saturday evening

Simone Biles condemns US Olympic Committee, FBI for sex-abuse crisis

September 16, 2021 1:07 pm

Biles added that USA Gymnastics and the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee failed to act while the FBI "turned a blind eye.

Jeffrey Epstein victims' fund awards $125 mln as claims process ends

August 09, 2021 11:45 pm

About 225 claimants had sought restitution from the Epstein Victims' Compensation Fund, more than twice the 100 expected when the fund opened in June 2020.


Disney princesses struggle with sexual abuse and drug overdose in this thought-provoking photo series

May 12, 2017 4:41 pm

Photographer Shannon Dermody re​imagine​d​ what the princesses would go through if they were living in today's times.


All the Senate's men empowering women, since 1991

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

From Anita Hill to Dr Christine Blasey Ford, the video spotlights the Senate’s strides in gender sensitivity and female representation.