Sexual Violence

  • CJ Show: Video Volunteers report on sexual violence against women 22-12-2013 04:13 PM

    Our partners Video Volunteers spoke to victims of sexual violence on how the incident has affected their lives and if any action was taken against the perpetrators of the crime. ...
  • CJ Show: We were sexually assulted by our father 22-12-2013 03:37 PM

    Two sisters from Gujarat recount the horror of being repeatedly sexually assaulted by their father.They pick-up the CJ mike to share their story with the world. ...
  • Delhi: Three men gangrape 13-year-old deaf, mute girl 30-06-2013 08:20 AM

    New Delhi: A 13-year-old deaf-mute girl was gang-raped by three men from Haryana here, police said on Saturday. One of the accused has been arrested. One of the accused lured the girl to an isolated spot near her house in west Delhi on Friday night, where he and his two...
  • Facebook to pull ads from pages with sex, violence 29-06-2013 10:10 AM

    San Francisco: Facebook Inc said it will no longer allow ads to appear on pages with sexual or violent content, as the online social network moves to appease marketers being associated with objectionable material. The moves come a month after several businesses pulled their ads from Facebook amid reports of...
  • Park Street rape survivor helps other women suffering from injustice 17-06-2013 12:26 PM

    Kolkata: Kolkata's Park Street rape survivor is not just picking up the pieces of her own life, but she is also giving a new meaning to the lives of many women suffering from injustice. She has now found her new calling at a women's support helpline. The 38-year-old is helping...
  • Face the Nation: 'One Billion Rising' against sexual violence 14-02-2013 10:56 PM

    Millions in India and across the world kicked off the 'One Billion Rising' campaign, pledging to fight violence against women. ...
  • Violence against women: A preview from dusk to dawn

    Transforming Bharat |  Anurodh Jain
    On Mother's Day, Forbes magazine published a list of world's most powerful moms, representing influential women, who are politicians, CEO's & billionaires. This list symbolized...

  • Depp compares photoshoot to rape, angers many 06-10-2011 01:42 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood actor Johnny Depp's recent comment where he compares photo shoots to being raped has angered an anti-sexual violence organisation. The 48-year-old in the November issue of Vanity Fair magazine compared being photographed to being raped. His statement quickly drew reaction from anti-sexual violence organisation, the Rape, Abuse...
  • 35 pc Indian women beaten up at home: UN 08-07-2011 07:39 AM

    New Delhi: Thirty-five per cent of women in India face physical violence while 10 per cent of them suffer sexual violence from their intimate partners at home, according to a UN study. Thirty-nine per cent of men and women in India also think that it is "sometimes or always" justifiable...