Tuesday, 30 November 2021

Tag Archives: child abuse

My stepfather tried to rape me, says Eshal Fayyaz

KARACHI- During a recent television appearance, top motel and actress Eshal Fayyaz opened up about the abuse she faced as a child, at the hands of her then step-father. In an act of bravery, the actor shared details of her past with host Nida Yasir.View this post on Instagram A ...

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German Catholics rocked by damning report on child sex abuse

BERLIN: An independent study into child sex abuse in Germany’s Roman Catholic Church published Thursday revealed hundreds of alleged cases and led to the resignation of the archbishop of Hamburg. The long-awaited 800-page report on Germany’s top diocese Cologne found 202 alleged perpetrators of sexual assault and 314 victims between ...

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Outrage at UK story ‘justifying’ JK Rowling abuse

LONDON: Domestic abuse campaigners on Friday expressed outrage at a front-page story in The Sun where the ex-husband of “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling defended hitting her. Rowling revealed this week that she suffered domestic abuse in her first marriage, and a “serious sexual assault” in her twenties. The Sun ...

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Angelina Jolie pens heartfelt essay on child abuse

HOLLYWOOD’s actress Angelina Jolie has penned an op-ed article about the increase in child abuse amidst the ongoing health crisis. The ‘Maleficent’ star has highlighted how the isolation has affected families across the globe and left the children at the risk. In an essay for a publication, the mother of ...

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Facebook removes billions of fake accounts, child abuse posts

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook said it has taken down about 5.4 billion fake accounts this year,along with millions of posts depicting child abuse and suicide, in a sign of the persistent battle on social media against manipulation and misinformation. Between April and September, Facebook said it took down 3.2 billion fake accounts. ...

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World Renowned Ex-UN official jailed for child abuse

LONDON: A former UN official has been jailed for sexually abusing children in Nepal, officials said Tuesday, following a trial underscoring the country’s growing appeal for foreign paedophiles. Peter John Dalglish, 62, from Canada, a former high-profile humanitarian worker, was sentenced on Monday to terms of nine and seven years ...

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India arrests two after women’s heads shaved for resisting rape

BIHAR: Two people have been arrested in India’s Bihar state after a group of men shaved the heads of two women as “punishment” for resisting rape. The group, which included a local official, ambushed the mother and daughter in their home with the intent of raping them, police said. When ...

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Aditya Pancholi booked under a rape case

BOLLYWOOD actor Aditya Pancholi has been booked for rape on the basis of a complaint filed by a prominent and popular Bollywood actress. A rape case has been filed against actor-producer Aditya Pancholi in Mumbai’s Versova police station, according to an ANI tweet. The actor has been booked under a ...

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Six men jailed over Indian child rape

NEW DELHI: Three men have been jailed for life for the rape, torture and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl in Indian-administered Kashmir. Three police officers were found guilty of destroying evidence and sentenced to five years in prison. The victim, who belonged to a Muslim nomadic tribe, was found ...

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