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Three Jordan Paralympics athletes charged with sex offences


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) Three members of the Paralympics squad from Jordan have been charged with committing sexual offences against a child and a woman, The Sun reported Wednesday.The men ... Read more...

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Britain refuses Assange safe passage to Ecuador


August 17th, 2012 - 2:56 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Britain will not allow Julian Assange safe passage out of the country, Foreign Secretary William Hague said after Ecuador granted the Wikileaks founder political asylum.British authorities ... Read more...

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Court approves guidelines for media reporting on kids


August 8th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday gave its go-ahead to guidelines for media coverage on matters related to children, requiring reporters not to reveal identity of ... Read more...

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Uncle named as killer of a boy killed in 1984


August 1st, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christopher Laverack was killed in the year 1984 by a killer who was never found until way later. His murder case was the longest that police ... Read more...

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British police only solve one-fourth crimes


July 21st, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) Police in Britain fail to solve three out of four crimes. Last year, officers solved only 27 percent of crimes committed across the country, a media ... Read more...

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Gang jailed for paedophile tours to Moldova


May 30th, 2012 - 6:30 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 30 (IANS) Members of a gang that organised paedophile sex tours to former Soviet state Moldova have been sentenced to up to 21 years in jail, RIA Novosti ... Read more...

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Catholic priest jailed for child sex abuse


March 10th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 10 (IANS) A Catholic priest in Britain has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for sexually abusing young boys.Alexander Bede Walsh was convicted of 21 sexual offences ... Read more...

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Five accused of sex crimes slain in Venezuela prison


January 3rd, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Jan 3 (IANS/EFE) Five people accused of rape and other sexual offences against minors in Venezuela were murdered in their prison cells by other inmates, officials said.Police in the ... Read more...

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One-third Austrian women sexually harassed at work


November 22nd, 2011 - 5:39 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Nov 22 (IANS) A survey released in Austria says that one third of women in the country have been sexually harassed at work.The survey released Monday under the title ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks founder Assange faces extradition to Sweden


November 2nd, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks whose expose embarrassed several governments, Wednesday lost an appeal in a British court and now could be extradited to Sweden ... Read more...

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Delhi equally unsafe by day for women, says study


September 23rd, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Delhi is said to be unsafe for women at night. A new study now says the city is equally unsafe by day.According to the Centre ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks to auction its co-founder’s stuff on eBay


September 17th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has begun an auction on eBay to raise money, selling memorabilia tied to WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange, the New York Times ... Read more...

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British school teacher jailed for sexually abusing girls


June 14th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) A primary school teacher in Britain who admitted sexually abusing girls in his classroom and then filming the act has been jailed "indefinitely", BBC reported.Nigel Leat, ... Read more...

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Online porn encourages sex offenders


May 8th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Online pornography is normalising extreme fantasies and increasing the risk of sexual offences. Research suggests that there is a "causal link" between the dramatic rise in ... Read more...

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Match.com to screen for sex offenders


April 19th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A class action lawsuit by a woman against the dating website Match.com has prompted the company to take another look at sex offenders. Subsequently the company ... Read more...

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Child rights activists welcome verdict on paedophile Britons


March 18th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Child rights activists Friday welcomed the Supreme Court upholding a Mumbai trial court's verdict convicting two Britons in a paedophile case. They, however, said this could ... Read more...

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Brit primary school dinner lady jailed for 6-yrs for having sex with boy, 12


March 5th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): A primary school dinner lady in Britain has been jailed for six-years for having sex with a 12-year-old boy.Diane Pullar, 32, a mother-of-two, who worked at a primary ... Read more...

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UK man jailed for sex with teen after he approached 1,000 girls on Facebook


March 5th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): A Welsh man, who approached more than 1000 teenage girls for sex on social networking site Facebook, has been jailed for having sex with an underage girl.Dylan ... Read more...

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President Patil hopes Women’s Reservation Bill will be considered by Lok Sabha


February 21st, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 21 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil today expressed hope that the Women's Reservation Bill, passed by Rajya Sabha, would be considered by the Lok Sabha at the earliest."My government ... Read more...

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Polo player in UK jailed for having sex with 15-yr-old


January 15th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): A polo player has been sent to jail for having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl after showering her with text messages and complimenting her on social ... Read more...

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Brits welcome 2011 nursing hangover of the decade


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): New Year's Eve turned into a mess for Britain after millions drowned to gallons of wine, beer and champagne in pubs and clubs throughout the country.Things got so ... Read more...

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Julian Assange says he was locked up with paedophiles, child killers


December 21st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): WikiLeaks boss Julian Assange has revealed that he was locked up alongside paedophiles and child killers in jail.The Australian was remanded in custody during his extradition hearings and ... Read more...

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I receive death threats from US soldiers: Assange


December 21st, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has claimed that he receives death threats from US soldiers regularly, a media report said Monday. He also said that a statement on the ... Read more...

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Facebook-related crimes in Britain hit 100,000-mark


December 14th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 14 (IANS) Crimes committed in Britain that were later linked to social networking website Facebook have reached over 100,000 in the last five years, a media report said Tuesday.Police ... Read more...

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Facebook crime rises by ‘540pct in 3yrs in UK’


December 14th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): Police chiefs have reported that crimes linked to Facebook have reached more than 100,000 across Britain in the last five years.Police chiefs in 16 forces made the ... Read more...

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‘Loner’ teacher in UK jailed for lesbian affair with 15-year-old pupil


December 9th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): A British teacher has been jailed for 20 months after having a lesbian affair with a teenage pupil.English teacher Louise Yeoman in her first job had a ... Read more...

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UK cops smash paedophile ring that sexually abused 2 young girls


November 27th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): A paedophile ring in Britain that repeatedly subjected two young girls to sickening sexual abuse for nearly three years has been smashed by the police.Convicted paedophile John ... Read more...

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Law to protect children against sexual offences soon: Tirath


November 26th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The government has proposed to bring in a new law to curb rising number of cases of sexual offence against children and a draft bill is at ... Read more...

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Maximum child abuse cases from Delhi, Uttar Pradesh


November 22nd, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) received 75 cases of child abuse till Oct 31. The highest number of cases were reported from Delhi ... Read more...

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UK teacher faces jail after lesbian affair with 15-year-old pupil


November 12th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): A UK school teacher has been found guilty of having lesbian sex with her 15-year-old student.Louise Yeoman, 29, pleaded guilty at Leeds Crown Court to ten sexual offences ... Read more...

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Brit man jailed for infecting girlfriend with HIV


September 1st, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1(ANI): A British man has been jailed for 12 months after he infected his girlfriend with HIV and made her pregnant.Nicholas Richards, 32, admitted committing grievous bodily harm by ... Read more...

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Brit teacher who had affairs with 3 teen girls jailed for 6-and-a-half yrs


August 28th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 28 (ANI): A married teacher who had affairs with three teenage girls has been jailed for six-and-a-half years in the UK.Karl Babiczuk-Brown had sex with a 15-year-old pupil on a ... Read more...

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Cake Boss in trouble for Sex-crime


August 26th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Remy Gonzalez who stars in the popular TV show "Cake Boss', is in serious trouble for a number of sex charges. The TV star was ... Read more...

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Sex predator admits impregnating victims


August 16th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 16 (IANS) A sex predator in Australia has admitted abusing 18 children over a 25-year period, including a mentally-challenged seven-year-old girl who he later impregnated. Dennis Alfred Goudge, 57, formerly of ... Read more...

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Auckland’s ‘Boobs on Bikes’ event sees porn stars parading topless


August 12th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): The streets of Auckland, New Zealand were filled to the brim as the annual Boobs on Bikes event took place, with porn stars parading topless and handing out ... Read more...

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