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Now, Meghalaya schoolgirls to be taught to kick sexual abusers by Karate champ Linza Syiem

The move comes after the Delhi police initiated something similar and aims to bring power, empowerment and protection to women in the district

Published on 26th March 2018
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Time Indian science stood up to sexual misconduct: 165 scientists support JNU against Johri

A total of 165 scientists from prestigious educational institutes have released a joint statement condemning JNU prof Atul Johri and calling for more attention to sexual misconduct in Indian labs.

Published on 26th March 2018
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Education Department will probe suicide of class 9 student following sexual abuse allegations

The student of class 9 committed suicide at her Noida residence on Tuesday and her parents have alleged that she was sexually harassed in schools

Published on 21st March 2018
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Good grades could deter victims of child abuse from a life of crime

The researchers found that primarily preventing child abuse is imperative in reducing antisocial behaviour during the shift from adolescence to adulthood

Published on 16th March 2018
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Treatment used for child abuse could also help with Schizophrenia patients: Study

This research by the University of Melbourne not only helps to refine treatments for patients with psychotic disorders, it may also help to empower young patients, said, researchers 

Published on 13th March 2018
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Five-year-old NGO Bodhini is helping victims of online abuse. Here's how  

Bodhini is an organisation that brings light to the darkest of places and gifts people the freedom to live sans the fear
 

Published on 9th March 2018
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Despite brain surgeries and a lost voice, Pranitha Timothy has helped thousands of bonded labourers and kin of convicts

Pranitha is the founder of Justice and Hope, a Chennai-based organisation established in 2013. The ordeal that she went through personally to get there is quite a stirring tale of hope

Published on 7th March 2018
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Poems about good and bad touch distributed free to kids in West Bengal

The book that translates to 'Shout at the top of your voice' tells kids how to distinguish between good and bad touch and what to do if things get out of hand

Published on 12th February 2018
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IIT-B's student viral FB post highlights sexism and moral policing on campus 

Power and privilege provided with apathetic institutional mechanisms in IIT force victims into silence, she writes

Published on 26th January 2018
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Abused childhood may hamper your adult relationships, says study 

Researchers collected records of 267 participants to figure out the effects of maltreatment that occurred in their early years from experiences of abuse 

Published on 22nd January 2018
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Yes, 8-year-old Zainab was from Pakistan. Here's why every Indian should take it personally 

Being a citizen of a progressive country, we should express solidarity and help to unify against such atrocities irrespective of political boundaries

Published on 14th January 2018
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Australia has failed thousands of kids over the decades, says National Sex Abuse inquiry 

The 2012 inquiry report had received over 10K victims saying they had been abused- a majority of the accused institutions being Catholic. The report also said priests had committed multiple offences

Published on 18th December 2017
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Centre told to create web portal for sexual abuse complaints by January 2018

NGO Prajwala's letter to the Hyderabad court gave them the idea to set up National sex offenders register, which will begin functioning from January 8 and the forum has been scheduled for January 10

Published on 14th December 2017
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West Bengal school bans carpooling, insists on parents dropping their own kids 

In the aftermath of the incident of sexual assault in West Bengal, schools have decided the best way to prevent similar events is to ban carpooling

Published on 6th December 2017
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Soon, Hyderabad to get special court to speedily dispose of child abuse cases

Hyderabad HC approves the proposal for special court to handle speedy disposal of child sexual abuse cases — working with the City Police's Bharosa support centre

Published on 6th December 2017

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