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Actor Ayushmann To End Violence Against Children As UNICEF Advocate

Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana has been roped in by UNICEF India as a celebrity advocate who will work at ending violence against children. Ayushmann will...

Physical Abuse During Childhood May Lead To Heavy Cigarette Use: Study

Researchers have found that children who have been abused, mistreated or neglected at home are more likely to start smoking cigarette and other substances. The...

Facebook Shares Data on Child Nudity, Terrorism, Drug Sales on Instagram

Facebook has shared for the first time data on how it takes action against child nudity and child sexual exploitation, terrorist propaganda, illicit firearm...

Twitter Shares Child Abuse Content On Social Media: IWF

The UK-based Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) has revealed that nearly half of the child abuse content in the social media space is being shared...

Huge International Child Sexual Exploitation Network gets Smashed

American, British and South Korean officials announced at a news briefing here on Wednesday that they have busted one of the worlds largest child...

Childhood Maltreatment Strongest Risk Factor for Depression in Adulthood: Lancet

Facing trauma in childhood can significantly change the structure of the brain, which may result in severe depression which could even be recurrent in...

Dating Apps Questioned Over Age Verification After Child Abuse Cases

Dating apps Tinder and Grindr were being questioned over their age verification requirements after several child abuse cases came into light. "Lax controls on apps used by millions, such as Tinder and Grindr are giving...

Strong Relationships May Counter Health Effects of Childhood Abuses

A strong and supportive relationship in midlife may act as a buffer against the poor health outcomes as well as premature mortality risk in...

One out of Two Children face Child Sexual Abuse: The Growing Problem of Child Sexual Abuse in India

One out of two children in India face child sexual abuse. The perpetrators of sexual abuse among children are often close to them...

Sexual abuse is everywhere in the world, says Radhika

- Durga Chakravarty Actress Radhika Apte feels that sexual abuse does not only exist in the world of showbiz but takes place in every alternate...

Central Government Blocked over 3500 Child Pornography Websites

New Delhi July 14, 2017: The Central government on Friday informed the Supreme Court that it last month it has blocked more than 3,500 child pornography websites but ruled out...

Egyptian-American Charity Worker released from Prison after nearly 3 years of Detention

CAIRO, April 21, 2017: Egyptian-American charity worker Aya Hijazi was released from prison after nearly three years of detention, her lawyer said Wednesday. The lawyer, Taher...

Demonstrations against ‘Paedophilia’ instincts in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Feb 28, 2016: A peaceful demonstration against paedophilia instincts near the HAL police stated was staged by the huge number of people, including parents...

Uttar Pradesh declares ‘Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh’ as Tax Free Movie as it focusses on Sensitive Issue of Child Abuse

Mumbai, Dec 17, 2016: In an amazing turn of events “Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh” starring Vidya Balan and Arjun Rampal has been declared...

Physical abuse highest in infants younger than one year

London:  A study revealed that among children who endure physical abuse, it is the infants less than a year old, who bear the highest...

Prostitution: A dark world of ‘missing’ betis

By Divya Chaubey Human life is a struggle. A struggle that starts with finding air to breathe and continues with the daily search for feeding...

Child abuse in India: Are existing solutions any good?

By Swati Gilotra New Delhi: According to “2007 Study on child abuse: A report by Ministry of Women and Child Development (Govt. of India)”, 53.22%...

Child labour: Can the ‘abused’ dream?

By Swati Gilotra New Delhi: Flipping through today’s newspaper, I came across the headline “Dangling from sari on 13th floor, child escapes her abusive employers.”  The...

Pakistan MPs demand harshest possible punishment for child abusers

Islamabad: The National Assembly of Pakistan has passed a unanimous resolution seeking the harshest possible punishment for child pornography culprits, the media reported on Tuesday. Members...

Indian-American to represent Washington in US pageant

Washington:  Indian-American Priya Gopal-Walker, a survivor of child abuse, will represent Washington in the 2015 Miss Teen USA Pageant to be held in Bahamas. Gopal-Walker,...

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