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A special court is expected to deliver a verdict Wednesday in the trial of a self-proclaimed Indian spiritual guru accused of raping a minor, in a case that comes at a volatile time in India following a spate of highly-politicized sexual assaults.
A special court is expected to deliver a verdict Wednesday in the trial of a self-proclaimed Indian spiritual guru accused of raping a minor, in a case that comes at a volatile time in India following a spate of highly-politicized sexual assaults.
Posted: 25-04-18
An Indian court has sentenced self-proclaimed Indian spiritual guru Asaram Bapu to life imprisonment for raping a 16-year-old girl in 2013.
An Indian court has sentenced self-proclaimed Indian spiritual guru Asaram Bapu to life imprisonment for raping a 16-year-old girl in 2013.
Posted: 25-04-18
Thousands of people have taken to the streets across India in reaction to a series of high-profile rape cases, in some of the largest mass demonstrations held in the country since the rape and murder of a female college student in Delhi in 2012.
Thousands of people have taken to the streets across India in reaction to a series of high-profile rape cases, in some of the largest mass demonstrations held in the country since the rape and murder of a female college student in Delhi in 2012.
Posted: 17-04-18
India's Cabinet has passed an executive order to make the rape of a girl under 12 punishable by the death penalty as national outrage grows over sexual violence in the country.
India's Cabinet has passed an executive order to make the rape of a girl under 12 punishable by the death penalty as national outrage grows over sexual violence in the country.
Posted: 21-04-18
The brutal gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl, in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, has inflamed religious tensions and sparked widespread protests, in a case that is threatening to further destabilize an already restive region.
The brutal gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl, in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, has inflamed religious tensions and sparked widespread protests, in a case that is threatening to further destabilize an already restive region.
Posted: 16-04-18
Faced with a growing torrent of outrage both at home and abroad, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has moved to address his country's persistent issue with sexual violence, asserting "rape is rape" and should not be politicized.
Faced with a growing torrent of outrage both at home and abroad, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has moved to address his country's persistent issue with sexual violence, asserting "rape is rape" and should not be politicized.
Posted: 19-04-18
Brisa de Angulo grew up in Bolivia and remembers having a wonderful childhood. That is, until she was 15.
Brisa de Angulo grew up in Bolivia and remembers having a wonderful childhood. That is, until she was 15.
Posted: 20-04-18
Since 2004, Brisa de Angulo's nonprofit has been working to change the culture of sexual violence in Bolivia while helping hundreds of its young victims heal.
Since 2004, Brisa de Angulo's nonprofit has been working to change the culture of sexual violence in Bolivia while helping hundreds of its young victims heal.
Posted: 19-04-18
Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle make their first public appearance at the Invictus Games.
Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle make their first public appearance at the Invictus Games.
Fans in Canada say the Prime Minister's staff photographer Adam Scotti is Prince Harry's twin and doppelgänger.
Fans in Canada say the Prime Minister's staff photographer Adam Scotti is Prince Harry's twin and doppelgänger.
Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle, his girlfriend, made a public appearance while attending the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto.
Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle, his girlfriend, made a public appearance while attending the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto.
Hundreds lined the streets to see Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrive for their first royal engagement.
Hundreds lined the streets to see Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrive for their first royal engagement.