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Suaram: Why no police action against attackers at UM?

Human rights watchdog ticks off IGP and home ministry for police failure and ministry's silence.

US diocese, bishop sued over employing known paedophiles

Michael Bransfield was dismissed in September following allegations of sexual harassment against adults.

Cops to probe sexual assault in lockup claim by accused in...

IGP Mohamad Fuzi Harun says he has ordered the KL police to investigate the claim made by the boy’s lawyers immediately.

Papagomo claims trial to insulting, injuring Syed Saddiq

The Umno Youth exco is released on RM8,000 bail and told to report to a police station once a month.

Adib indicated he was assaulted during temple riots, inquest told

The late fireman's supervisor Syed Shahril Anuar Syed Sulaiman, however, said Adib Kassim was unable to remember if he was beaten when asked for the second time.

Singer R. Kelly, facing sex abuse charges, gets US$1 million bail

Kelly needs to put up only a tenth that amount, or US$100,000, to be let out of jail.

Top #MeToo advocate quits after her son is accused of assault

Chief Executive Officer of Time's Up, Lisa Borders left the organisation because her son was accused of sexual misconduct.

US ‘House of Horrors’ couple pleads guilty to torturing kids

David Allen Turpin, 57, and his wife Louise Anna Turpin, 50, each pleaded guilty to 14 felony counts.

India rape victims demand dignity at first public rally

Sexual assault has become a tinderbox social issue in India.

Syed Saddiq says he will not withdraw report against Papagomo

The youth and sports minister says police have evidence of the alleged assault.

Taekwondo classes and travel escorts might not always be enough

It is also the government's responsibility to allay public concerns and improve safety, especially for women commuters.

Cops identify man who attacked, robbed woman in MRT lift

The suspect, a local, had robbed a 24-hour convenience store near the MRT station prior to mugging the woman.

World bishops head to Vatican for sex abuse summit

The conference aims to be an opportunity to improve awareness of the global phenomenon of sexual abuse of minors within the Church.

Umno’s Papagomo assaulted me, says Syed Saddiq

The minister says the Umno blogger grabbed the back of his neck and warned him to leave.

‘Empire’ actor says assault report was “100% factual”

Smollett and his manager have both told police they were on the phone together when the actor, who plays a gay character on "Empire," was accosted on a Chicago street.

Sundance, where Weinstein was king, airs film chronicling his fall

Weinstein is back in a film detailing his stunning downfall that gives voice to his many sexual assault accusers.

Harvey Weinstein granted request to change lawyers

Weinstein has been accused of sexual harassment and assault by more than 80 women.

One year on, Time’s Up movement has taken shape, but more...

Time's Up has raised more than US$22 million, which has helped more than 4,000 people who have reported sexual harassment in the workplace.

It’s hate crime, says activist over viral clip of gay couple...

He says Malaysians must stop taking the law into their own hands to solve issues.

Cop: Actor Farid Kamil slapped me

He says the actor became aggressive when told that the police station only accepted accident reports.

UNAIDS plagued by ‘failed’ leadership

An expert report found the agency's leaders systematically failed to address bullying, abuse and sexual harassment.

Temple devotees to lodge report on claims of damage, assault

Save Seafield Sri Maha Mariamman Temple task force leader S Ramaji says the temple furniture was destroyed and the devotees physically assaulted.

Court awards teen RM43,000 over assault by teacher

R Nivedha Nancy Ann said her teacher took one of his shoes and hit her face.

It was like boxing match, witness tells of cadet’s assault

Mohd Syafiq Abdullah tells the High Court that he saw Zulfarhan Osman Zulkarnain 'grimacing in pain and was sweating' as he was punched by his colleagues.