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Violence rising against women for using right to choose partner


July 20th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Incidents of violence against women for love marriages or entering into relationships are increasing in the country, a feminist legal group said Friday.Advocating the women's ... Read more...

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Replace rape with sexual assault, cabinet proposes


July 20th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) In order to make rape laws gender neutral, the government has cleared a proposal to substitute the term "sexual assault" in place of "rape" and ... Read more...

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Italian teacher held for giving passing grades for sex


June 28th, 2012 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, June 28 (IANS/AKI) A teacher in northern Italy has been arrested for giving students passing grades in exchange for sex.The teacher in Piacenza city is accused of using ... Read more...

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Court acquits man charged with kidnapping minor


May 11th, 2012 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) A court here has acquitted a man charged with kidnapping a minor girl and forcing her to marry him, after observing that she was happy ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod for defence varsity in Gurgaon


April 26th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday approved acquisition of 205 acres land in Haryana's Gurgaon district, at a cost of Rs.162 crore, for setting up the ... Read more...

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My bungas were just clean fun: Berlusconi


April 21st, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 21 (IANS) Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi who is accused of having sex with 33 prostitutes has said he will hold his bunga bunga parties again if ... Read more...

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British teenage girls having sex before 16


December 16th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 16 (IANS) Young girls are today far more likely to have had sex before turning 16 in comparison to their mothers or grandmothers during their time, says new ... Read more...

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62 percent women feel domestic abuse is right!


September 18th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 18 (IANS) If a wife burns the food or demurs to have sex, her husband can beat her. And if she goes out without telling her mother-in-law or ... Read more...

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Italian PM holds another bunga bunga party


August 4th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Controversial Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi hosted a 'bunga bunga' party earlier this week, Italian media reported Thursday.Seventy-four-year-old Berlusconi is already embroiled in allegations of paying ... Read more...

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Moscow seeks US probe in adopted Russian girl’s rape case


June 17th, 2011 - 3:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 16 (IANS / RIA Novosti) Moscow has sought a thorough investigation by the United States authorities in a case related to rape by a US national of his foster ... Read more...

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Clooney perplexed about Berlusconi trial subpoena


March 30th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 30 (IANS) Hollywood actor George Clooney is amused that he has been subpoenaed to testify at the prostitution trial of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi."It seems odd ... Read more...

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‘Berlusconi had sex with underage Moroccan 13 times’


March 16th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Milan (Italy), March 16 (IANS/AKI) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi paid to have sex with an underage Moroccan 13 times at his sprawling villa in a Milan suburb, according to ... Read more...

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Belly dancer at centre of Berlusconi sex probe ‘was 16 when she was paid for sex’


March 16th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): A Moroccan belly dancer at the centre of Silvio Berlusconi sex scandal was just 16 when she was paid for sex, according to Milan prosecutors.The claims were made ... Read more...

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Apex court laments inaction against child marriages


February 8th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday lamented that thousands of marriages involving minor girls were being solemnised in the country, particularly in Rajasthan, and yet no action was being ... Read more...

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Sex advice on mobiles for teens causes uproar


December 10th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Under a controversial National Health Service (NHS) scheme, children as young as 13 are being sent sex advice by text message.They are being encouraged to send in questions ... Read more...

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50 plus people are most promiscuous


December 7th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) People over the age of 50 are among the most promiscuous lot, says a new survey.The surprising statistics revealed a quarter of this age group cheat on their ... Read more...

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Texas Mom Lori Darling David Jailed For Sending Nude Photos Of Herself To Son’s Friend


November 13th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lori Darling David has found herself in the middle of a sexting soup that is sure to make her son's life hard at school. The 37-year ... Read more...

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10-Year-Old Minor Gives Birth To A Baby In Spain


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Latest reports say that a ten year old girl, Anna Nicholas of Romanian origin gave birth to a bonny and healthy baby in Jerez de la ... Read more...

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Naked scenes get better with age: Helen Mirren


October 9th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) Veteran actress Helen Mirren says going nude for the camera gets better for an actor with age.She is 65, but has no hang ups about featuring in sex ... Read more...

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New Birth Missionary Baptist Church’s Pastor Bishop Eddie Long Defends Himself


September 27th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bishop Eddie Lee Long, the senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church finally spoke and defended himself amidst thousands on spectators yesterday. The Bishop was ... Read more...

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Now, girls as young as 13 can get ‘the Pill’ without prescription in UK


September 11th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 11 (ANI): British girls as young as 13 can now get contraceptive pills from high street pharmacies without doctor's prescription.In order to reduce scoring underage pregnancy rates, the scheme has ... Read more...

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Pill popping 11-year-old girls increase by five fold: UK Study


August 2nd, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 2 (ANI): Sex is becoming an alarmingly casual trend in UK as records reveal a five-fold increase in the number of 11 and 12-year-olds on the Pill in the last ... Read more...

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Former Swedish police chief sentenced to prison for rapes


July 30th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, July 30 (DPA) A former Swedish police chief was convicted Friday on several counts of sexual crimes, including rape, and sentenced to six-and-a-half years in prison. Goran Lindberg is guilty of aggravated ... Read more...

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Taylor Momsen, 17, slammed for talking about sex toys publicly


July 28th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Taylor Momsen is being criticized for speaking publicly about her affinity for sex toys.The "Gossip Girl" star, 17, who is not legally of age to enter venues ... Read more...

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Celebrating Diversity And Inclusiveness In The Age Of Consent


July 4th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
By Medha Patkar - CNS One year ago, on July 2nd 2009, a Delhi High Court division bench of Chief Justice AP Shah and Justice S Muralidhar said "We declare that Section ... Read more...

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Dame Helen Mirren is all praise for Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 22 (ANI): Dame Helen Mirren has praised pop stars Lady Gaga and Miley Cyrus, insisting she is "thrilled" that young girls are embracing their sexuality.Mirren admitted that she struggled ... Read more...

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New Roman Polanski Victim Revealed To Be Actress Charlotte Lewis


May 15th, 2010 - 2:38 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a press conference which was held by the famous attorney, Gloria Allred, in her office, a new victim in the saga against the world known ... Read more...

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UK parliament’s first gay MP wedding


March 28th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): Europe Minister Chris Bryant got married to partner Jared Cranney in the first civil partnership at the Palace of Westminster.They couple tied the knot in the MPs' Dining ... Read more...

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Brooklyn teacher-pupil ‘prom cruise’ make-out session caught on CCTV


February 1st, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 1 (ANI): A 25-year-old high school teacher was caught making out with a student during a prom cruise.Their lip-locking antics were caught by CCTV cameras and watched by horrified principal, ... Read more...

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US woman, 42, jailed for seducing 16-year-old Canadian boy


January 7th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 7 (IANS) A 42-year-old American woman, who seduced a 16-year-old Canadian boy online and then flew last week to Canada to meet him in his hometown of Barrie near ... Read more...

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BBC causes outrage with call for age of consent to be 13


September 22nd, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): The BBC has caused outrage after it allowed a leading academic to demand the age of consent be lowered to 13 on its show.Professor John Spencer stated on ... Read more...

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Outrage in NSW over allowing 12-yr-old pregnant girl to live with 15-yr-old beau


June 16th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 16 (ANI): The New South Wales Department Of Community Services (DOCS) has given rise to a controversy by allowing a 12-year-old Aussie girl to live with her 15-year-old boyfriend, despite ... Read more...

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Russia makes law preventing minors’ movement in night


April 29th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 29 (RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has approved a law that could see minors effectively barred from leaving their homes without being accompanied by an adult after 10 p.m., ... Read more...

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First jail term for sex with underage prostitute cut on appeal


February 20th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Feb 20 (DPA) The first man in Singapore to be sentenced for having sex with an underage prostitute under a tougher law had his one-year jail term reduced Friday to nine ... Read more...

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Gary Glitter plans German hip surgery to escape Britain


January 4th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Pop paedophile Gary Glitter is reportedly planning to escape Britain by claiming that he desperately needs a hip surgery abroad.The shamed singer is currently barred from leaving ... Read more...

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