A tennis coach who raped four girls aged between 12 and 17, and was described as a “guru” who treated his victims as “sex slaves”, was Wednesday jailed for 18 years by a French court.
The law which will speed up convictions and launch national sex offenders registry.
Licadho reported that nearly 1 in 3 cases of rape or attempted rape are by a relative.
Rape remains a major issue in the country despite various campaigns to end violence.
A woman from India’s marginalised Dalit community has died after being gang-raped.
Have you ever wondered about the rapist? Why do men rape? This is a complicated question with multiple answers, as several factors play roles in producing a rapist.
Police arrest a Chinese woman accused of forcing her countrywoman to be raped.
Preah Vihear Court charges three men accused of the gang rape of an underaged girl.
FIFA on Monday suspended the president of Haiti’s football federation for 90 days.
Police in Haiti are investigating allegations that the president of the national football federation raped teenage girls, the defendant said as he denied any wrongdoing.
He was sentenced to 10 years for repeatedly raping his underage daughter.
India executed four men on Friday for the gang-rape and murder of a woman on a Delhi bus in 2012 that sparked huge nationwide protests and international revulsion.
The under-fire president of France’s ice skating federation Didier Gailhaguet resigned on Saturday over his handling of accusations that a former national coach raped a top skater when she was in her teens.
French figure skating chief Didier Gailhaguet cut a defiant figure Wednesday amid claims of rape and sexual abuse of minors in the sport and government demands for his resignation, blasting his critics as “moralising” and “chancers”.
A 10-time French champion accuses her ex-coach of raping her between 1990-1992.
Reynhard Sinaga may have attacked as many as 195 men.
Tokyo court awards $30,000 in damages to Shiori Ito, who accused a reporter of rape.
Bangladesh court sentences 16 people to death over the murder of a female student.
Kampot Court charges three men for allegedly raping a 43-year-old Frenchwoman.
Kampot police arrest three men who allegedly raped a 43-year-old Frenchwoman.
Kandal court jails two men who allegedly raped a mentally ill underage girl.
Police to identify a suspect over the rape and murder of a border police officer’s wife.
Kratie Court charges a man suspected of sexually assaulting four minors under his care.
Police in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo says on Tuesday they had indicted the woman who accused football star Neymar of rape, charging her with fraud, extortion and slander, in what could be a major relief for the Paris Saint Germain striker.
Phnom Penh Municipal Court tries a former monk over the alleged rape of a five-year-old girl in Prek Phnov.
Police to identify a suspect behind the rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl.
Appeal Court upholds the sentencing of a man jailed for 5 years for raping a woman.
The Appeal Court upholds the sentencing of a man jailed for five years for raping an elderly woman in Preah Vihear.
The Appeal Court hears the case of a man sentenced for raping a woman.
Fresh protests erupted in India Tuesday amid growing public fury over a car crash that critically injured a teenager who accused a lawmaker from the ruling party of rape and harassment.