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Indian jailed for 9 years for sexually assaulting woman on US flight

She woke up to find her shirt and pants undone and his hand in her pants

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December 14, 2018


Google announces new sexual assault, harassment rules after mass protests

One of the key changes is making arbitration optional for individual sexual harassment and sexual assault claims

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November 9, 2018


Rahim Yar Khan hospital suspends doctor after rape accusations

Female nurse accused him of rape

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October 16, 2018


#MeToo: Emraan Hashmi to include sexual harassment clause in his contracts

A new wave of #MeToo movement has taken over India

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October 11, 2018


Peshawar man confesses to raping and molesting 26 children

The suspect has been identified as Farhan

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October 8, 2018


Donald Trump needs to be told why people didn’t report their sexual assaults

Sexual assault survivors take to social media to talk about #WhyIDidntReport

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September 22, 2018


LA prosecutors reviewing sex assault case involving Backstreet Boys’ Carter

The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office said that prosecutors were reviewing a sexual assault case involving Backstreet Boys’ singer Nick Carter. The case was presented to the district attorney’s office on Tuesday by the Santa Monica Police Department, said Greg Risling, a spokesman for the Los Angeles District Attorney. He did not provide any other…

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August 3, 2018


Swedish intellectuals form new literature prize in Nobel protest

What do you do when this year’s Nobel Literature Prize, the world’s most prestigious accolade of its kind, is postponed because of a sexual assault scandal? You create your own award. More than 100 Swedish intellectuals have joined forces to form a new prize-giving body in protest after the Swedish Academy, which selects Nobel laureates,…

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July 7, 2018


Weinstein pleads not guilty to rape, sex assault charges

Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty to rape and sexual assault charges in a New York courtroom Tuesday — the next step in a high-stakes legal battle that the #MeToo movement hopes will end with the disgraced Hollywood mogul behind bars. The 66-year-old producer, whose career imploded in a blaze of accusations of sexual misconduct and…

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June 6, 2018


Weinstein expected to ‘surrender’ to NY authorities Friday

Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to New York police on Friday to face sex crime charges, nearly eight months after his career collapsed in a blaze of assault accusations. US media reported that the former movie powerbroker — once the toast of Hollywood, with his films winning scores of…

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May 25, 2018


Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault

US television icon Bill Cosby was convicted of sexual assault Thursday in the first celebrity courtroom battle of the #MeToo era — a combative retrial that capped his fall from grace and offered vindication to scores of women who accused him of abuses. The frail, 80-year-old Cosby — once beloved as “America’s Dad” — risks…

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April 27, 2018


Sujawal man rape case: Suspects sent to police custody

Report by: Faqeer Saleem Hyderabad: Three men accused of raping a young man in Sujawal have been handed over to police for seven days. A man, who is in his 20s, told reporters Thursday that he was kidnapped and raped by three men – a local office-bearer of Sindh’s ruling party and his two friends….

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April 7, 2018


Young man gang-raped: Suspects produced in Sujawal court

Report by Zohair Ali, Irfan-ul-Haq KARACHI/SUJAWAL: An investigation report about the gang-rape of a young man in Sujawal will be submitted by senior police officers on Saturday. The man, who is in his 20s, belongs to Darro city located in Mirpur Bathoro taluka of Sujawal. He told Samaa that he was subjected to sexual abuse…

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April 6, 2018


Meryl Streep blasts Weinstein’s counsel for using her words

NEWS DESK: Hollywood actor Meryl Streep clearly does not appreciate being part of Harvey Weinstein’s legal defense. On Wednesday evening, she released a statement, via her representative Hannah Donohue, saying that Weinstein’s inclusion of her words in a legal filing was “pathetic and exploitative”, reported USA Today. Lawyers for the disgraced Hollywood producer said Tuesday…

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February 22, 2018


Drop of blood leads to arrest of Asma’s killer, says RPO

RPO Mardan said just a drop of blood collected from the sugarcane field led police to arrest the killer of Asma of Mardan. The criminal cajoled the minor girl into going along with him to field where he murdered her after the panicked little girl began shouting. Watch the clip.

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February 7, 2018


Actress Uma Thurman accuses Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault

LOS ANGELES: Actor Uma Thurman has accused movie producer Harvey Weinstein of sexually assaulting her at a London hotel after they worked together on the 1994 hit film “Pulp Fiction.” In a New York Times article on Saturday by columnist Maureen Dowd, Thurman broke her silence after saying in October that she would wait to…

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February 4, 2018


Girl strangulated to death after ‘sexual assault’ in Quetta

QUETTA: A 13-year-old girl was strangulated to death after being sexually assaulted in Quetta on Sunday. According to police, the victim, identified as Bibi Tabia, was found dead in Killi Ismail area of Quetta. Her body was recovered by police on a tip off. The body was later shifted to Quetta civil hospital for legal…

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January 29, 2018


Mardan’s Asma was raped, confirms Punjab Forensic lab

LAHORE: Mardan’s four-year girl Asma was subjected to sexual assault, confirmed the Punjab Forensic Science Agency (PFSA) on Friday. Body of Asma was found dumped in a sugarcane field near her house in Mardan on January 14 after she went missing on an earlier day while she was playing outside her house located in Gujjar…

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January 26, 2018


Kevin Spacey investigated for third complaint of sexual assault by Scotland Yard

NEWS DESK: Kevin Spacey is being investigated by Scotland Yard over a third complaint of sexual assault, reported The Independent. A third man came forward to say the Oscar-winning actor, 58, assaulted them in London in 2005. “On December 13 we received an allegation that the man sexually assaulted a man (Victim 3) in 2005…

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January 18, 2018