Veteran British television and radio presenter Stuart Hall was jailed for 15 months yesterday after admitting 14 charges of indecently assaulting girls as young as nine.Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 3:48am
America’s top military officers are likely to advise Congress not to go too far overhauling the US military’s justice system to address the problem of sexual assault when they testify at a Senate hearing on Tuesday.4 Jun 2013 - 2:56pm
The 27-year-old former child star first alleged during her arraignment on Friday that police illegally entered her apartment after being called to her building. But in a Twitter message believed to be from the troubled actress posted Saturday, Bynes alleged that her arresting officer also sexually assaulted her.27 May 2013 - 5:59am
Authorities in Wanning city, in Hainan , are facing new challenges to their claim that a headmaster and a government official sexually assaulted six primary schoolgirls but did not actually have sex with them.17 May 2013 - 4:48am
An investigation into two men accused of sexual assault took a new turn on Wednesday after one of the six child victims involved said she was offered money for sex. The six primary-six classmates involved initially told authorities that the men, a primary school headmaster and government official had sexually molested – but not raped – them at two different hotels in Hainan province’s Wanning city.17 May 2013 - 12:19am
A US Army sergeant who worked as a sexual assault prevention coordinator at Fort Hood, Texas, has been accused of sex crimes, the Pentagon said on Tuesday, the second man in the military’s anti-sexual assault effort to be accused since last week.15 May 2013 - 11:11pm
A schoolmaster and a government official in Hainan province have been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of six primary school girls, local authorities said yesterday.14 May 2013 - 4:38am
Afghanistan’s policewomen suffer sexual assault by male colleagues, often inside police stations, a rights group said on Thursday, calling for women-only toilets and changing facilities to curb such abuse.
Addressing the concerns of policewomen is necessary to address the “rampant violence” against women in the wider society, said Human Rights Watch.25 Apr 2013 - 8:55pm
Campaigners welcomed a toughening of laws in India on Wednesday for sex crimes but said they were not enough to tackle a crisis underpinned by cultural attitudes, including from “sexist” lawmakers.20 Mar 2013 - 8:48pm
She was on a cycling trip with her husband in impoverished Madhya Pradesh state when up to eight men attacked the couple on Friday night. The woman was sexually assaulted and the couple were robbed.17 Mar 2013 - 7:08am
A woman has been acquitted of charges that she stole books and statues from the home of Ji Xianlin, a famed linguist and professor of Peking University, a few months after his death in 2009, Qianlong.com reports.4 Mar 2013 - 5:42am
A ballot to decide the successful applicants for the revised Home Ownership Scheme will be drawn today. The draw will choose the 5,000 - 4,500 families and 500 singles - who are eligible to buy second-hand HOS flats without paying the Housing Authority's premium.18 Feb 2013 - 1:55am
Wage-rate hike will threaten small retailers
The statutory minimum wage was supposed to raise living standards for the poor, making it worthwhile for people to work. However, it has fuelled inflation as businesses pass on the higher costs to consumers.24 Jan 2013 - 5:32am 1 comment
Government data on rape and sexual assaults in Hong Kong do not reflect a much bleaker reality, a survey has found.
In fact, most offenses go unreported because victims feel ashamed or fear condemnation. One-fourth of these also happen within marriage.
For several years, A-Yuk kept her marital nightmares to herself.22 Jan 2013 - 3:07pm 1 comment
Six men have been arrested over the rape of a female passenger on a coach in India, weeks after the gang-rape and murder of a student on a bus in New Delhi sparked nationwide protests.14 Jan 2013 - 4:16am