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India takes over children's shelters...

India takes over children's shelters...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 3 2018

About 1,300 shelters are unregistered, according to the NCPCR, which means they operate illegally and...

Australian archbishop guilty of concealing...

Australian archbishop guilty of concealing...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 22 2018

Archbishop Philip Wilson, as a junior priest in the 1970s, did nothing when he was told about another...

Headmaster held for sexually harassing...

Headmaster held for sexually harassing...

Nation

Sun, Mar 25 2018

The Headmaster was arrested and sent to court on Saturday

Vatican removes Guam bishop for sexual...

Vatican removes Guam bishop for sexual...

World

Sat, Mar 17 2018

The Holy See said Apuron had been found guilty of some of the accusations against him and would be removed...

13 starving children taunted with pie,...

13 starving children taunted with pie,...

North America

Fri, Jan 19 2018

The father, David Turpin, is also accused of sexually abusing one of his young daughters

Pope seeks forgiveness from Church sex...

Pope seeks forgiveness from Church sex...

Latin America

Wed, Jan 17 2018

Pope Francis vowed to ensure the child abuse at the hands of clergy would never happen again

13 siblings found chained in California...

13 siblings found chained in California...

North America

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The parents have been charged with nine counts of torture and 10 counts of child endangerment

The silent lives of childhood sexual...

The silent lives of childhood sexual...

Magazine

Wed, Jan 10 2018

Samiha Khan’s story is part of a larger narrative

Madrasa teacher sent to jail for sexually...

Madrasa teacher sent to jail for sexually...

Crime

Mon, Dec 25 2017

The teacher has molested five to six other students in the past, who were too afraid to speak up

The ultimate stigma

The ultimate stigma

Audrika Eshna Purbasha

Sat, Dec 16 2017

Change attitudes to change society

A culture of violence

A culture of violence

Editorial

Mon, Dec 11 2017

Whether it be on the street or in our homes, violence is a key aspect of Bangladeshi culture. While...

Why are so many children falling prey...

Why are so many children falling prey...

Crime

Thu, Nov 30 2017

According to several psychologists, degradation of moral values, pornography, and drug addiction play...

Seventh-grader gang-raped in...

Seventh-grader gang-raped in...

Nation

Mon, Nov 20 2017

Debashish and two others raped the schoolgirl, who was eventually rescued when locals heard her...

11-year-old girl tortured in Chuadanga...

11-year-old girl tortured in Chuadanga...

Crime

Sun, Nov 19 2017

The student fled the madrasa after the alleged torture

The ones who don’t see justice

The ones who don’t see justice

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Sat, Nov 11 2017

Too often, those who abuse domestic workers are allowed to get away with it

Trapped within four walls

Trapped within four walls

Law & Rights

Sat, Nov 4 2017

70% of cases of violence against domestic workers are settled outside court

Child abuse reaches a horrifying...

Child abuse reaches a horrifying...

Law & Rights

Sat, Nov 4 2017

'The laws on child issues are not properly implemented. Punitive measures must be ensured in order to...

Mother arrested after forcing pre-teen...

Mother arrested after forcing pre-teen...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 1 2017

A Malaysian woman was arrested after forcing her two daughters, aged eight and 10, to have sex for...

The abuse we're not talking about

The abuse we're not talking about

D2

Tue, Oct 24 2017

What happens behind your closed doors?

First grader raped by 20-year-old in...

First grader raped by 20-year-old in...

Crime

Thu, Oct 5 2017

The victim's mother filed a case against Rana the same night, leading to his arrest around 3am on...

A mockery of justice

A mockery of justice

Opinion

Thu, Oct 5 2017

We cannot simply punish people on the streets