Previously, teenagers aged 13 or older were held to be legally capable of consenting to sex, resulting in controversial cases in the country
13 May 2020 11:54 AM
US military authorities in Afghan arrested Naik on November 8 and his initial appearance was held before US Magistrate via video conference.
19 Nov 2019 11:21 AM
The case began in 2016, when then-16-year-old, referred to by her initials in court records, shared a video with 3 -person group text chain.
29 Aug 2019 3:33 PM
'He showed the world what a depraved and cowardly human being he was by taking his own life,' one of the women, Sarah Ransome said.
28 Aug 2019 10:14 AM
The lawsuits in Manhattan federal court were filed on behalf of women who remained anonymous.
22 Aug 2019 12:52 PM
Court papers filed last week in the US Virgin Islands list no details of beneficiaries but valued the estate at more than USD 577 million.
20 Aug 2019 10:43 AM
On day-to-day basis, one way or the other people get affected by sexual assault directly or indirectly, said Zoaib, organiser of the event.
19 Aug 2019 8:41 AM
It cited officials as saying that Epstein had used a bedsheet to hang himself.
17 Aug 2019 8:12 AM
In December last year, an Army General Court Martial had recommended the dismissal of the Major General.
16 Aug 2019 4:57 PM
Nearly 400 people had filed lawsuits against the Church in courts across New York by the afternoon, according to state court records.
15 Aug 2019 1:25 PM
Wednesday could begin a year of financial reckoning for many large institutions that care for children.
12 Aug 2019 12:12 PM
According to Tejpal’s lawyer the allegations of rape against the senior journalist were tailor-made and had no truth.
06 Aug 2019 3:05 PM
The woman alleged that the Uber did not help her to get another cab and did not return her money.
06 Aug 2019 9:41 AM
Smriti Irani, the Minister for Women and Child Development, began her reply to the debate by applauding O'Brien.
25 Jul 2019 10:11 AM
When the girl's family members were unable to trace her, they lodged a missing complaint with Sangavi police.
24 Jul 2019 4:03 PM
Das, who was summoned by the police for questioning, denied the allegation and said it was a conspiracy to defame him.
22 Jul 2019 9:03 AM
Legislators revised Japan’s century-old rape law in 2017 to include harsher penalties, among other changes.
12 Jun 2019 12:03 PM
The legislation allows for an abortion after the eighth week only in the case of medical emergencies.
18 May 2019 12:30 PM
Lauren Salzman, told jurors in court in Brooklyn that the group's leader, Keith Raniere, would preside over the meetings fully clothed.
18 May 2019 9:40 AM
The probe looked into allegations from 1979 to 1997 reported by former students -- 150 of whom reported first-hand accounts of sexual abuse.
18 May 2019 8:46 AM