Tag: Sexual abuse

NCW summons Kerala MLA for abusing victim nun in sexual abuse case

NCW summons Kerala MLA for abusing victim nun in sexual abuse case

The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Monday took action against the Kerala MLA P.C. George who called the nun protesting against “rape” by a bishop of the Roman Catholic Church, “a prostitute”. In a letter addressed to the MLA, the Commission has asked him to appear before the women’s body before September 20. “The Commission condemns such objectionable and derogatory statements made by a person who occupies[Read More…]

Humanity is attached dead

Humanity is dead

As I sit by the window of my office, perched on the fourth floor of one of Pune’s busiest commercial areas,  I observe a little girl  around 9 years old in her school uniform, with a packet of chips, run along the newly constructed footpath and as I smile at[Read More…]

Another woman accuses ex-US President of sexual misconduct

Another woman accuses ex-US President of sexual misconduct

After three women revealed incidents of sexual misconduct involving the former US President, George HW Bus, one more woman has come forward alleging that Bush had touched her inappropriately. On Friday, Amanda Staples posted a photo on Instagram of her with the 93-year-old former leader taken in 2006 when she[Read More…]

School asks rape survivor to not attend classes

In a shameful incident, a private school asked a rape survivor to not attend classes anymore. The girl was asked to discontinue attending school as it would spoil the institution’s image. The school insisted that the girl would be promoted to class 11 if she didn’t attend the classes. She[Read More…]

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