Tuesday, 26 May 2020

Tag Archives: sexual assault

Olympic champion accuses coach of sex assault

SEOUL: South Korea’s double Olympic short track gold medallist Shim Suk-hee has accused her former coach – already convicted and jailed for repeatedly beating her over many years – of sexual assault, her lawyer said Wednesday. Shim filed her complaint against Cho Jae-beom to police last month, on the same ...

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Bipasha Basu to host the Indian version of Man Enough

BOLLYWOOD: Bipasha Basu Bollywood’s dusky beauty is all set to host the Indian version of the US show “ Man Enough,” a show that discusses taboos and issues ranging from fatherhood to sexual assault. The sensuous starlet known to break stereotypes will be host to the bollywwod bigwigs talking about ...

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Alok Nath accused of sexual assault

BOLLYWOOD: A veteran TV writer-producer has accused actor Alok Nath, known for his “sanskaari” on-screen image, of sexually violating her almost two decades ago. Reacting to the allegations, the Cine & TV Artists Association (CINTAA) has decided to send Nath a show-cause notice. “I have waited for this moment to come ...

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I’m a victim of sexual assault and rape: White House adviser

WASHINGTON: Kellyanne Conway, an adviser to President Donald Trump, said that she was the victim of sexual assault and that women who survive such experiences should be heard. “I feel very empathetic, frankly, for victims of sexual assault and sexual harassment and rape,” Conway told CNN while defending the Supreme ...

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Was raped at 16 but remained silent: Padma Lakshmi

HOLLYWOOD: Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi recently talked about being sexually assaulted to explain why women choose to remain silent about their ordeal. In an op-ed in the New York Times, the American author shares details about being sexually assaulted at the age of seven and raped by her then-boyfriend ...

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Fines for sex harassment on streets are approved in France

AP: French lawmakers gave final passage Wednesday to a bill that expands the criminal definition of child rape and outlaws sex harassment on the street, measures the government described as a signal of deep social change. The legislation approved in the lower house of the French parliament classifies relations between ...

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