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92,000 calls on childline, women's helpline numbers during COVID-19 lockdown, abuse on the rise

Some of the other calls received following the lockdown dealt with physical health (11 per cent of calls), child labour (8 per cent), missing and run away children (8 per cent)

Published on 8th April 2020
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After 38-years of abusing children, 68-year-old madrasa teacher from Kochi finally arrested

Earlier, a girl student had shown reluctance to go to the madrassa class due to alleged abuse by the sexagenarian

Published on 2nd June 2019
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Around 11 children abused in Pakistan, every day

Not only girls, even buys are victims of this abuse in our neighbouring country Pakistan

Published on 23rd March 2017
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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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Breaking the taboo: Bangladeshi students turn to social media to speak up against rampant rapes in Islamic schools

Several senior students were also held by police over the rape and beheading of an 11-year-old orphan, while a Dhaka cleric and seminary teacher was charged with sexually assaulting a dozen boys

Published on 29th August 2019
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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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Child abuse and neglect linked to greater risk of suicide in later life, says study

As part of the project, researchers analysed 68 studies and revealed that suicide attempts were three times more likely for people who experienced sexual abuse as a child

Published on 10th January 2019
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Dalit kids paraded naked for allegedly stealing snacks: HC refuses bail to accused 

The accused has been booked under Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO)

Published on 17th October 2018
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District Child Protection Units to be set up in all 31 districts of Telangana

The units are currently present in 10 districts and is soon going to be expanded to the others too, with staff recruitments for the units underway

Published on 17th June 2018

Don't let anyone kiss you: Why these anti-abuse suggestions in a TN textbook made me cringe

The Tamil Nadu State syllabus science book for eight standard lists out ways to prevent sexual abuse and one of the points is to stay away from 'the opposite sex'

Published on 23rd April 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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Forced into prostitution by family, Chennai seventh grader complained to teachers - who ignored her

Police said that the girl had been undergoing harassment for several months and the incident came to light when she recently shared her turmoil with a neighbour

Published on 13th March 2019
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From Kashmir to Kanyakumari: Read the story of the man who cycled for the upliftment of children 

Wanna feel like a kid again? Riding a cycle is the best way to do that. But turn it up a notch and cycle for a cause like Dhandapani Loganathan

Published on 20th October 2017
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Girl students in Arunachal Pradesh forced to undress by teachers as punishment

According to the complaint, two assistant teachers and a junior teacher forced 88 students to undress before other students following the recovery of a piece of paper containing vulgar words

Published on 30th November 2017
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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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