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147 rescued from another Islamic ‘torture house’ in Nigeria

Armed officers found inmates in school raid.

FA Cup tie abandoned after players ‘frightened’ by racial abuse

Haringey's manager took his players off as he did not want them to continue being abused.

Nigerian president vows crackdown on abusive Islamic schools

Hundreds have been freed by police from ‘inhuman and degrading conditions’ in recent weeks.

Suspend, don’t transfer, teacher accused of stapling student’s ear, says MP

Kasthuri Patto says individuals under investigation should not be allowed to be in the presence of children.

4 foreigners held for causing baby’s death in Sabah

The single mother had allowed the four to stay at her home in Semporna as they were her friends.

Amnesty accuses Hong Kong police of arbitrary arrests, torture

Amnesty says police shine green lasers into the eyes of detainees in an act of retaliation.

Group boosts dog-adoption rates through social media

Founded by a group of dog lovers, My Forever Doggo is an online service that aims to increase adoption rates in shelters across the Klang Valley.

French ref praised for stopping match over homophobic banners

The French league has promised to crack down on homophobic chanting this season which has already seen a second-tier match between Nancy and Le Mans interrupted.

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal on child sex abuse charges

Pell is the most senior Catholic convicted of child sex abuse, making his case and Wednesday's ruling a touchstone moment for believers and victims groups around the world.

Man in prison abuse claim died due to heart infection, say...

Bruise marks on body are likely to be from handcuffs and saline drip insertion, says district police chief.

Some cops still mocking abuse victims, complains Awam

NGO says this results in women not lodging reports when they are subject to abuse.

Mother and son remanded over alleged abuse of teen

The girl with learning disability was found with injuries and bruises on her back, left wrist and neck.

Italy arrests 18 for allegedly brainwashing and selling children

The accused include psychotherapists working for a social work association in Moncalieri, near Turin, and the mayor of Bibbiano.

SE Asian authorities accused of trading exiled activists

Human rights campaigners say there is increased cooperation between Asean member nations in the forced return of refugees and asylum-seekers.

Couple, daughter held for alleged child abuse

Injuries found at almost every part of two children's bodies, say police.

Public pressure gathers momentum over acquittal in maid abuse case

An online petition started by Tenaganita urges the AGC to quickly table the Domestic Workers' Bill to protect people such as Adelina Lisao who died from alleged abuse.

RCI on alleged judiciary abuse will start soon, says PM

Dr Mahathir Mohamad shoots down suggestion by a retired judge to have an internal inquiry instead to look into the claims.

Cops looking for warden alleged to have sodomised tahfiz students

They have sought the help of Perak police to trace his whereabouts in Ipoh.

US ‘sex slave’ guru goes on trial in New York

Raniere faces a host of federal charges, including sex trafficking, extortion and conspiracy.

Serginho’s ‘walk off’ divides opinion

Bolivia's president Evo Morales expressed his solidarity with Serginho, as did Blooming coach, Erwin Sanchez.

Cardi B points to past ‘limited options’ to explain drugging, robbing...

Twitter users alleged a double standard, saying her actions were comparable to those of male performers accused of sexual assault.

Cops nab suspected child abuser

The 30-year-old suspect was detained at a food stall this evening.

Show me proof of AP abuse and I’ll knock their heads,...

Darell Leiking responds to claims that new and established AP holders traded permits for exorbitant fees.

Police rescue suspected abuse victim from flat

The 64-year-old woman was found malnourished with eyes swollen and cuts on her scalp and back.