Sexual Abuse(Search results - 89)
Top StoriesDec 5, 2020, 4:07 PM IST
Idea Of The Indian 'Mard' As Victims Seems Incongruous?
Have you ever imagined your life without social media? Have you ever thought about the amount of time you spend on different platforms? Have you ever wondered how many people get influenced by what they consume on social media? There’s no doubt that in today’s day and age, Social media has played a huge role in shaping the way we think & gradually, the way we act. On the 4th of May, 2020, the life of one family in upscale Gurugram came to a screeching halt. A 17-year-old boy, Manav, plunged to his death after a post by a teenage girl alleging he raped her over 2 years ago, went viral. Although in her post, the girl added a disclaimer saying – ‘I don’t have any proof’, people immediately connected Manav’s story to the Bois Locker Room controversy and he was declared a ‘rapist’. But at the same time, there were questions like - was it right to harass the boy? What if he was innocent? And that we’ll never get to hear his version of events. A common thread seems to be the lack of empathy or even sympathy, because for some reason the idea of the male as a victim seems incongruous. Delhi-based Psychologist & Relationship Therapist, Vichitra Dargan Anand, shares a strong viewpoint.
EntertainmentDec 1, 2020, 6:33 PM IST
Deepika Padukone to Sonam Kapoor: 5 Bollywood actresses who were sexually abused
Bollywood actresses are one of the most celebrated women, not just in India, but around the globe. While they do lead a good life, some of the actresses have a dark past. Over the years, some have even revealed to have been sexually abused on some occasions.
CrimeNov 17, 2020, 10:30 PM IST
UP engineer who sexually abused 50 kids over a decade arrested
The Central Bureau of Investigation's special unit handling online child sexual abuse has arrested a junior engineer of Uttar Pradesh irrigation department who allegedly sexually exploited about 50 children in the age group of 5-16 years across three districts.
IndiaOct 21, 2020, 6:39 PM IST
Lawyer Deepika Rajawat faces flak for controversial Navratri rape cartoon
Even through Deepika insists the cartoon was aimed at drawing attention to the menace of sexual abuse, protesters outside her residence accuse her of hurting religious sentiments of Hindus.
CrimeSep 15, 2020, 10:49 AM IST
POCSO accused outsmarts police, flees while cops stop to fill petrol
A criminal arrested in connection with sexual abuse of a child managed to escape from the clutches of police as cops stopped at a fuel station to fill petrol. Higher officials say action will be initiated against concerned cops for negligence.
IndiaFeb 22, 2020, 1:14 PM IST
Block education officer accused of sexually harassing student absconds
A case of assault on a block education officer (BEO) took a different turn. Police have learnt that the official, SN Halligudi, who was beaten up, had allegedly barged inside a house when a girl was alone and sexually harassed her. The BEO is now absconding.
IndiaFeb 21, 2020, 8:52 PM IST
Another Kerala nun accuses former Bishop Franco Mulakkal of sexual abuse
In a shocking revelation, another Kerala nun has issued a statement to the police alleging that she was physically abused by former Bishop of Jalandhar, Franco Mulakkal. The second nun's statement was issued before the police as she is the 14th witness in the case against Mulakkal, where he is now out on bail.