Violence Against Women

B.C.-based charity visiting Regina to call attention to violence against women

Compassion Globally is hosting a meeting in Regina on Thursday evening with the intent of expanding its work across Canada.

Canadian News

Parliament debates no-confidence motion against Modi's gov't

Congress party leader Rahul Gandhi accuses the government of failing to live up to its promises as Parliament begins debating a no-confidence motion …

India

Shocking moment dad hurls girl, 4, into shop's security checkpoint

DISTRESSING CONTENT WARNING: A shocking case of violence against a child has been caught on a security camera.<p>A Sunshine Coast father has been jailed …

Domestic Violence

Blue Colts to spring into action

The city police have launched the Blue Colts wing here on Thursday. It would help improve the vigilance on the streets, said city Police Commissioner …

Telangana

Manager of Newtown pub fired for 'joking' about violence against women

The posts attracted a severe backlash on Facebook and the page for Coopers Hotel was flooded with hundreds of one-star ratings.<p>"Keep calm - here's …

Social Media

Sydney pub manager fired after joke about violence against women

The manager of a pub in Sydney’s inner-west has been fired after joking about violence against women.<p>Coopers Hotel published a Facebook post on …

Jokes

Newtown pub incites violence against women to promote NRL

In since deleted posts across its social media accounts, The Coopers Hotel Newtown has posted hateful, lewd and denigrating speech regarding women to …

Domestic Violence

Investigation launched after woman ‘held captive and assaulted’

Queensland police are investigating claims that a woman was abducted, held captive and assaulted inside a house at Seventeen Mile Rocks.<p>The woman was …

Crime

#293 Sexual Violence Against Women

In A Womb of Her Own (Routledge, 2017) Kristen Davisson writes as follows:<p>Given women’s increased risk for development of secondary trauma, …

World Health Organization

Let's learn from Korea's peace process

<b>PREMIUM</b> At the end of June, I attended the 2018 Jeju Forum for Peace and Prosperity. Jeju is the popular island south of the Korean mainland and has …

South Korea

Update: Redblacks defensive back charged with sex assault, let go from team

Ottawa Redblacks defensive back Teague Sherman has been charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and was released by the CFL team just two days …

Canadian Football League

'Ideological masculinity' that drives violence against women is a form of violent extremism

Verbal and physical violence shapes the daily experiences of girls and women in cities. A recent analysis showed that women in Melbourne face …

Sexual Harassment

Capetonians take stand against abuse at #100MenMarch

CAPE TOWN - Hundreds of people have joined the 100 Men March in Cape Town on Thursday afternoon to highlight the scourge of violence against women …

Cape Town

Talkback caller's heartfelt poem about violence against women resonates with listeners

Talkback radio is not often a unifying force.<p>Stations across the country provide a contest of ideas and those who call and text the talkback line …

Entertainment (Australia)

Police initiative does ‘absolutely nothing’ to address violence against women

IN THIS week’s episode of Noddy in Toyland, Policeman Plod and his band of merry constables plan to trial a new way to keep the ladies of Toyland …

Feminism

#100MenMarch: Here's how you can show your support

The national #100MenMarch to stop violence against women and children, organised by government as part of the centenary celebrations for former …

Nelson Mandela

#100MenMarch to raise awareness of women and child abuse

PRETORIA - As part of the centenary celebrations of former President Nelson Mandela and struggle stalwart Albertina Sisulu, government and various …

Cyril Ramaphosa

India gang rape death sentences upheld

India's Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty for three men convicted in the gang rape and murder of a young woman in New Delhi in 2012, a …

Judiciary

Independent Media backs #100Men March

The executive chairman of Independent Media, Dr Iqbal Survé, has added his support to tomorrow’s #100MenMarch in Pretoria.<p>Dr Survé said everyone had …

Cyril Ramaphosa

Clustered ID: SR on violence against women SR on Migrants - 8th Meeting, 38th Regular Session Human Rights Council

20 Jun 2018 - Clustered interactive dialogue with:<br>- Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences A/HRC/38/47 , …

Human Rights

Ugandan Women Step Out to Protest Rising Violence Against Women

Hundreds of women in Uganda took to the streets this weekend to participate in the One Million Women’s March to protest the growing violence against …

Africa

Domestic violence units of Kosovo police train in effective response to violence against women

<b>Date:</b> Monday, July 2, 2018<p>Investigators of the Domestic Violence Unit of Kosovo Police from different regions of Kosovo[1] studied effective police …

Domestic Violence

UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women releases annual report 2017

<b>Date:</b> Tuesday, July 3, 2018<p>In its 2017 annual report, the UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women highlights the life-changing results grantees …

Violence Against Women

The UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women 2017 Annual Report: Generating Sustainability

Generating Sustainability<p>The 2017 Annual Report highlights the life-changing results of our grantees working to prevent and end violence against …

Sustainability

Thomson Reuters poll indicator of violence against women: Activists

New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Activists on Saturday said a Thomson Reuters poll which ranked India as the most unsafe country for women is an indicator …

Polling

India the most dangerous country to be a woman, US ranks 10th in survey

<b>(CNN) —</b> India is the most dangerous country in the world to be a woman because of the high risk of sexual violence and slave labor, a new survey of experts shows.<p>The Thomson Reuters Foundation released its results Tuesday of a survey of 550 experts on women's issues, finding India to be the most …

Justice

Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi over news report calling India dangerous for women

Congress president Rahul Gandhi said it was "a shame" that a survey found India to be leading in rape and violence against women.

India

India

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India

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Violence Against Women

Rahul attacks Modi over increasing violence against women

Congress chief cites a report of the Thomson Reuters Foundation, which said India is the most dangerous country for women

Business (India)