Tag Archives: Rape

02Apr/17

Teen charged in Chicago Facebook Live gang rape

Chicago authorities have charged a 14-year-old boy in connection with the sexual assault of a teenage girl by multiple young men that was seen on Facebook Live in March. Linda So reports. Continue reading

27Nov/16
Gresty Road, the long-term home of Crewe Alexandra

More British footballers speak out in sex abuse allegations

More English football players talk about their sexual abuse experiences as young boys, with one accusing clubs of covering up a paedophile ring.

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20Mar/16
Call me a survivor, says gang-raped woman in Dubai British woman who was kidnapped and gang-raped says she wants to be known as a survivor, not a victim Image Credit: Photo for illustrative purposes

Woman in northern India films rape by her father to prove abuse

In a shocking incident, a woman in India’s northern Jalaun district films her rape by her father to get proof and convince her family members, who refused to believe the story.

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13Jan/16

Brooklyn gang rape suspects claim victim was having sex with her father before the assault

The disturbing, but initially straightforward narrative about a teenage girl’s gang rape in a playground in Brownsville, Brooklyn last week while she was with her until-recently estranged father has become complicated by the role of her father during the incident.
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06Apr/15

Rolling Stone retracts University of Virginia rape story deemed a ‘journalistic failure’

Rolling Stone retracted an explosive article Sunday (April 05) detailing an alleged gang rape at a University of Virginia fraternity after an outside review concluded that the story failed to follow journalistic standards.

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14Mar/15

Officials condemn gang rape of elderly nun in India

Officials give their reaction to the gang rape of a 72-year-old nun in the Nadia district of West Bengal.

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08Mar/15

India may act against broadcast of Delhi gang rape documentary by BBC

India’s Interior Minister, Rajnath Singh, says necessary action will be taken if there is breach of conditions by BBC in the broadcast of a documentary based on December 16 gang rape in New Delhi.
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21Feb/15

Turkish men don miniskirts to protest killing of woman who fought off rape attack

Stung by the reported killing of a woman as she tried to fight off a rape attack, Turkish men are mounting miniskirt protests at violence against women.

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