Child Sex Abuse

  • Sex abuse row: BBC to pay 185,000 pounds in damages 16-11-2012 09:06 AM

    London: The BBC reached a settlement on Thursday with the Conservative politician wrongly implicated in a child sex abuse scandal. The BBC has already apologised for linking 70-year-old Alistair McAlpine, a member of the House of Lords, to child sex abuse that happened decades ago in Wales. The mistaken report,...
  • Stop tweeting our troubles, BBC chief tells staff 14-11-2012 07:40 AM

    London: The beleaguered BBC is asking its staff to tone down the tweets. Britain's national broadcaster is in crisis over its bungled reporting of a child sex-abuse scandal. Its top executive has resigned, two more have temporarily stepped down and others are facing disciplinary proceedings. Unsurprisingly, some of the BBC's...
  • BBC apologises for airing false child sex abuse report 10-11-2012 10:34 PM

    London: BBC on Saturday apologised for airing a report that led to a former Tory politician being wrongly implicated in child sex abuse, and admitted it was facing a "crisis of trust". A BBC report in which an abuse victim accused an ex-Tory leader of sex abuse should not have...
  • Myths versus facts about child abuse 18-11-2009 10:38 PM

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