Saturday, 18 January 2020

Tag Archives: Domestic Violence

Johnny Depp’s defamation lawsuit delayed

Johnny Depp’s defamation lawsuit against Amber Heard has been delayed until August 2020. The ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ star is suing his ex-wife for $50 million over a piece she wrote for the Washington Post about being a victim of domestic violence, arguing it was strongly inferred he was the ...

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Tens of thousands rally worldwide against abuse of women

PARIS: Tens of thousands have rallied across the world to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, as France unveiled new measures to combat domestic violence. Demonstrators on Monday gathered in countries as diverse as Guatemala, Russia, Sudan and Turkey, where riot police in Istanbul blocked the ...

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French women demand action amid high domestic violence rate

LES MUREAUX: Sylvia. Dalila. Aminata. Céline. Julie. Their names are plastered on buildings and headlines across France, calling attention to their shared fate: Each was killed, allegedly by a current or former partner this year. More than 130 women have died from domestic violence this year alone in France, according ...

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2 women have been criminally charged over their partners’ suicides

BOSTON: For the second time in recent years, authorities in Massachusetts have pressed involuntary manslaughter charges against a woman over the suicide of her partner. On Monday, Suffolk County prosecutors announced that a grand jury indicted 21-year-old Inyoung You in connection with the suicide of her boyfriend, Alexander Urtula, a Boston ...

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Yuvraj Singh Cleared In Domestic Violence Case

NEW DELHI: Former India cricketer Yuvraj Singh’s name was dragged for ‘malafide’ reasons in the domestic violence case against his brother Zoravar. However, with the matter recently settled after an apology by the accuser, the family said he can now begin to ‘heal’. Yuvraj was named in the domestic violence ...

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Arrest warrant issued against Shami for domestic violence

NEW DELHI: Indian fast bowler Mohammad Shami’s domestic abuse scandal took a wild turn after a Indian district court issued an arrest warrant against the speedster in connection with domestic violence case filed by Shami’s wife Hasin Jahan. The court has asked him to surrender within 15 days. Meanwhile, the ...

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Wife files domestic abuse complaint against Mohsin Abbas

LAHORE: Mohsin Abbas Haider case has now landed in court after her wife Fatima Sohail filed an application with a local police station accusing her husband of committing violence. Model, actor and singer Mohsin Abbas Haider has been accused of domestic violence by his wife in a social media post ...

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Jeremy London arrested on domestic violence charge

LONDON: Authorities say “Mallrats” and “7th Heaven” actor Jeremy London has been arrested in Mississippi and charged with domestic violence. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Marcia Hill tells the Sun Herald that London was arrested following a fight with his wife, Juliet London. London was released from custody Friday night on a ...

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One in 10 females aged 16-19 suffer domestic abuse, report finds

LONDON: Around one in 10 females aged 16 to 19 were victims of domestic abuse last year, a survey has suggested. Data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) report on domestic abuse showed that 10.5% of 16 to 19-year-old females reported instances of abuse in the 12-month period to ...

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