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Pope to meet sexual abuse victims in Ireland as scandal jars Church

Pope Francis will meet victims of clergy sexual abuse during his trip to Ireland this weekend, the Vatican said on Tuesday.

Grooming is gateway to child sex trafficking as 'seducing' moves online

Facebook and gaming sites are frequent destinations for traffickers, said experts.

Vietnam parents put on alert for child abuse

Labor ministry report says 572 Vietnamese children sexually abused in first five months of 2018.
June 06, 2018 | 04:35 pm GMT+7

Vietnam reviews child sexual abuse case after commuted sentence causes uproar

Facebookers have gone mad after an appeal trial gave a man suspended sentence for molesting two girls.
May 15, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Vatican treasurer's trial on historical sex offences to last 10 weeks, court hears

The 76-year-old was ordered to face trial on sexual offences involving multiple accusers.
May 02, 2018 | 08:16 am GMT+7

Bill Cosby, once beloved 'America's Dad,' convicted of sexual assault

The comedian faces up to 10 years in prison for each of three counts of indecent assault against a woman.
April 27, 2018 | 08:14 am GMT+7

USA Gymnastics doctor gets up to 175 years as abuse victims applaud

'I've signed your death warrant,' the judge told Larry Nassar. 
January 25, 2018 | 09:32 am GMT+7

Time names sexual abuse 'Silence Breakers' as Person of the Year

President Donald Trump was runner-up in the prestigious ranking, ahead of his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
December 07, 2017 | 12:12 am GMT+7

Vietnam fires police investigators after alleged child rape victim kills herself

The two officers had dropped the case, but the teenage girl’s death prompted the suspect’s arrest months later.
November 29, 2017 | 11:46 am GMT+7

Exhibition: 1001 Portraits of the Goddess

Vietnamese and Australian sexual abuse survivors speak out via intimate water color portraits. 
November 29, 2017 | 09:10 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

Harvey Weinstein: Hollywood kingmaker with feet of clay

Weinstein's allegedly inappropriate behavior goes back nearly three decades.
October 15, 2017 | 08:31 am GMT+7

Sex abuse laid bare by Australian artist in Vietnam

'It’s horrible when it’s not your fault, and you feel like you have to hide it.'
September 03, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese schoolgirl was strangled to death as rape suspicion looms – Japanese police

Autopsy results suggest that the nine-year-old died from suffocation caused by strangulation, after being sexually assaulted.
March 28, 2017 | 01:37 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese septuaginarian, dogged by allegations, finally charged with child molestation

Allegations from disgruntled families have sparked a public outcry, prompting the country's president to step in.
March 27, 2017 | 09:34 pm GMT+7
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