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Hanoi man arrested for battering starving 10-year-old son

Doctors said he has a fractured skull and four cracked ribs after escaping from two years of torture.

Child abuse in Vietnam's kindergartens continues to keep parents awake at night

Lack of supervision, increased stress at work and low salaries have been blamed for recent shocking reports.

Video captures shocking child abuse at Saigon nursery

The video shows three women slapping, kicking and punching the children, caning their feet and threatening them with a knife.
November 27, 2017 | 12:26 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese babysitter arrested after being captured slapping eight-week-old baby

Security camera footage shows the baby girl being hit multiple times in the face, head and back.
November 24, 2017 | 11:47 am GMT+7

77-year old man sentenced to 3 years in jail for molesting two girls in southern Vietnam

But eyewitnesses said he sexually abused seven children.
November 18, 2017 | 11:57 am GMT+7

Pedophiles are increasingly on the prowl in Vietnam: police

A 30 percent rise in abuse cases has prompted police to warn families of the risks.
July 28, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Cardinal Pell on his way home to Australia to face abuse charges - media

He is due to appear in a Melbourne court on July 26.
July 09, 2017 | 09:19 am GMT+7

10-yr-old Vietnamese girl pregnant following multiple rape ordeal

Her grandmother brought her a pregnancy test kit after she missed her period.
March 30, 2017 | 10:38 pm GMT+7

Report says 1,100 complaints of child abuse made against Australia's Anglican church

'Anglicans have been truly shocked and dismayed (by) the scope of our failure to tackle child sexual abuse within the Church.'
March 17, 2017 | 01:59 pm GMT+7

Disturbing video exposes violent feeding at Saigon kindergarten

Two women are seen slapping babies when they refuse to swallow food.
March 16, 2017 | 04:21 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese lawyer calls for chemical castration to punish pedophiles

Failure to punish pedophiles has caused public outcry.
March 15, 2017 | 08:35 pm GMT+7

New project tackles violence against children in Vietnam

About 3,000-4,000 Vietnamese children are suffering from abuse and maltreatment every year, according to World Vision Vietnam.
January 07, 2017 | 03:17 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese suspect in Cambodian child rape case to face justice in Vietnam

A 2-year-old Cambodian boy was allegedly abused by the man and three other Cambodian suspects.
December 16, 2016 | 11:25 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man wanted over child rape allegations in Cambodia

A Dutch man and two Cambodians have been arrested after videos of the brutal assault on a 2-year-old boy were posted on Facebook.
December 07, 2016 | 03:40 pm GMT+7

Fresh child abuse case exposes Myanmar's broken system

Tens of thousands of youngsters from poor families are also sent to work as servants in middle-class households.
September 30, 2016 | 02:42 pm GMT+7