Misogyny

Gardaí probe alleged serious assault on woman in Donegal

Gardaí are investigating an alleged serious assault on a woman in Donegal.<p>The incident reportedly happened near a hotel in Letterkenny in the early …

News (Ireland)

Will your uni release its sexual assault and harassment data?

<i>Hack</i> asked all of Australia’s 39 unis if they’ll tell you what they know about sexual assault and sexual harassment on campus. Most of them won’t.<p>If …

University of New South Wales

Gardai investigate serious sexual assault on woman in early hours

A spokesperson for An Garda Síochána said investigations are ongoing.<p>It is understood that the road has been cordoned off and the woman is being …

News (Ireland)

Delhi court refuses to initiate proceedings against woman for filing false rape case

<b>New Delhi:</b> A Delhi court has refused to initiate proceedings against a woman for filing a false rape case against a man, saying she was under immense …

New Delhi

Delhi: 24-year-old woman set on fire over dowry, dies

By: Express News Service | New Delhi |<p>Ex-officer puts out video ‘showing’ scuffle in Ladakh between Indian, Chinese troops<p>Mahakali actors Gagan Kang …

India

Parents of 10-year-old rape victim refuse to see daughter’s newborn

The parents of a 10-year-old rape victim who has given birth have reportedly refused to see their daughter’s new-born baby.<p>The victim, who has not …

Delhi: 24-year-old woman set on fire by husband, in-laws, suspected dowry death

A suspected dowry death was reported in west Delhi on Saturday as a 24-year-old woman died from burns after she was allegedly doused with kerosene …

India

‘Save Me Or I’ll Die’, Says 16-Year-Old Girl Married Off To 65-Year-Old Omani For Rs 5 Lakh

In a shocking incident, a 16-year-old girl from Hyderabad was married off to a 65-year-old Omani national three months ago.The girl's mother alleged …

India

Shameful, woman loses 5-star hotel job over complaint of sexual assault

OPEN TO OPINION<p>The footage shows the hotel's security manager pulling the woman employee's sari.<p>POLITICS<p>| Between the Lines | 3-minute read | …

Feminism

10-year-old India rape victim unknowingly gives birth to baby girl, report says

A 10-year-old rape victim who was denied an abortion by the Indian Supreme Court and was kept in the dark about her pregnancy, has reportedly given birth to a baby girl. The unidentified girl, whose uncle was arrested after she accused him of raping her several times over the last seven months, is …

Health

Rape victim, 10, gives birth after abortion denied

"She gave birth through C-section today (Thursday). Both the girl and her baby are doing fine," said doctor Dasari Harish, speaking to the AFP news …

UK News

Three important lessons from a new book on female genital cutting in Kenya

When it comes to female genital cutting, headlines provoke and call out for concern. One headline called it the “curse of blades and powders,” while another warned that school holidays were a “cutting season.”<p>This month a team of Kenyan teenagers have received a lot of media attention for creating …

Politics

Rape victim, 10, delivers baby after India court bars abortion

MUMBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A 10-year-old rape victim who was denied an abortion by India's top court gave birth on Thursday in a case that has drawn outrage about the sexual abuse of children.<p>The girl did not know she was pregnant and was unaware she had delivered a baby; her parents …

Thomson Reuters Foundation

The Barbaric Act Of Female Genital Mutilation Exists In Kerala, India’s Most Literate State: Report

One might've thought Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is not prevalent in India anymore but as it turns out, that's far from true. <b>But what is FGM?</b>FGM …

Female Genital Mutilation

El Salvador scraps controversial law allowing pregnant minors to wed

SAN SALVADOR: El Salvador lawmakers on Thursday unanimously voted to abolish a controversial, 23-year-old law that allowed men to marry underage …

El Salvador

Raped 10-year-old Indian girl who was refused an abortion gives birth

India's Supreme Court refused to grant permission for an abortion to the girl, who alleges she was raped multiple times by a family member.

Women's News

Since Taylor Swift's Trial, More Sexual Assault Survivors Are Reportedly Speaking Out

Two organisations reported an increase in outreach since her trial.<p>Taylor Swift's $1 victory over former radio DJ David Mueller Monday encouraged her …

Taylor Swift

Man admits being drunk in charge of a horse and cart

<b>A man has admitted being drunk in charge of a horse and cart.</b><p>Robin Milner, 49, of Sherburn in Elmet, was arrested near the Swan Hotel, Low Street, South Milford at about 20:00 BST on 30 July.<p>He told York Magistrates' Court he had "participated in a few beers" at a christening earlier in the day and …

Crime

10-year-old rape victim who wasn't allowed abortion in India gives birth

A 10-year-old rape victim has given birth to a daughter after she was denied an abortion.<p>The Indian girl had allegedly been raped by her uncle.<p>The …

Pregnancy

10-year-old rape victim unknowingly gives birth in India

CHANDIGARH, India — A 10-year old rape victim who was denied an abortion has given birth in northern India. The girl delivered a baby girl via …

Denver

Man tries to sexually assault woman while bystanders do nothing

Chilling video shows a brave California woman fighting off an attacker who sexually assaulted her right outside her apartment.<p>Police were stunned …

Crime

Lebanon rape law: Parliament abolishes marriage loophole

<b>Lebanon's parliament has scrapped a law under which a rapist could be exempt from punishment if he married his victim, state media report.</b><p>Women's rights activists had long demanded that Article 522 of the penal code be repealed.<p>Their campaign was supported by the Minister for Women's Affairs, Jean …

Women's Rights

NAB summons Nawaz, sons tomorrow

ISLAMABAD - National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned the ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Hussain Nawaz and Hassan Nawaz in Azizia Steel …

Pakistan

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First-ever federal charges of female genital mutilation seen as landmark

Women protesting in Madrid during the international day against female genital mutilation. Photo by Marcos del Mazo/Pacific Press/LightRocket via …

Rights & Freedoms

Woman sexually assaulted while walking in Sherwood Park

Police are looking for the person responsible for sexually assaulting a woman in Sherwood Park, Alta.<p>Strathcona County RCMP said a woman was walking …

Crime

Lawyer: Baylor settles with woman who said rape was ignored

WACO, Texas (AP) Attorneys for a woman who filed a lawsuit against Baylor University accusing it of ignoring her reported rape by a football player …

Baylor University

64-year-old woman sexually assaulted on TTC subway train

Toronto police are searching for a man after a 64-year-old woman was sexually assaulted while on board a TTC subway train last month.

Sexually Assaulted

Fans React to SHINee Onew’s Sexual Harassment Case

<b>DISCLAIMER: All views and opinions expressed in this post are solely those of the contributor/s and do not represent those of InqPOP! and</b> …

Philippines

Homeless woman sexually assaulted by gang

Three men have been arrested after a homeless woman was sexually assaulted in Melbourne's southwest.<p>Police believe the men approached the woman while …

Australian News