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Updated : 3 years, 10 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 27 (ANI): The United States Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos opened an investigation into how Michigan State University (MSU) is handling the reports of sexual violence against former employee, Larry Nassar.
Updated : 4 years, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], November 23 (ANI): A report launched at the regional parliament (Parlatino) with over 120 legislators by the UN Development Programme (UNDP)-UN Women revealed that Latin America and the Caribbean were the most violent regions in the world for women.
Updated : 4 years, 2 months ago IST
London [UK], Nov 17 (ANI): "Sexual violence is everywhere - in the industry where I work, in business, in universities, in politics, in the military, and across the world," said the Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie.
Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 16 (ANI): Sexual harassment and sexual violence may have been pervasive problems for women over the course of history, but according to a recent study, bisexual women specifically experience them more often than straight and lesbian women.
Updated : 4 years, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], October 16 (ANI): New Delhi, the national capital, has been named as world's worst megacity for sexual violence against women in a survey conducted by the Thomson Reuters Foundation.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India] Oct.6 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said Friday his government will soon introduce a Bill in the state assembly that will ensure that child molesters are hanged.
Updated : 4 years, 4 months ago IST
Sikar (Rajasthan) [India], September 18 (ANI): A minor was allegedly gangraped by the school director and a teacher in Rajasthan's Sikar district, in yet another case of sexual violence.
Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 7 (ANI): Campus sexual violence not only causes a considerable number of physical and emotional issues for the victims, but also can adversely affect their academics, according to a recent study.
Updated : 4 years, 5 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], May 16 (ANI): Patterns of sexual violence and intimate partner violence aimed at female college students with a mental health-related or behavioural disability and the health effects of this abuse are presented in a new study.
New Delhi [India], May 11 (ANI): Perturbed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Rajasthan minister Kalicharan Saraf's stance on protection of women against acts of sexual violence, the Congress party on Thursday, while condemning the remark, said the minister's opinion showed
Jalaun (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 7 (ANI): In yet another shocking case of sexual violence, a woman was allegedly gangraped and looted by eight unknown men while her husband was brutally beaten up and tied up in a deserted location near a highway.
Mumbai [India], Apr. 8 (ANI): Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit on Saturday condemned Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi's statement that films have been promoting sexual violence against women.