Sexual assault

Eight-month-old baby raped in Indian capital Delhi

The baby is on life support after she was operated upon for injuries in Delhi, drawing angry reaction from activists.

Eight-month-old baby raped in Indian capital Delhi

Reporter's Notebook

Pope in crisis: From Rolling Stone to sex abuse scandal

Sexual abuse survivors say Pope Francis failed them on his latest visit to Chile, as he defended a bishop accused of paedophilia.

Pope in crisis: From Rolling Stone to sex abuse scandal

Gang rape

Missing Indian teen gang-raped, killed, body mutilated

Father of 15-year-old Dalit victim blames police for inaction as her mutilated body is found near a canal.

India: Missing Dalit teen gang-raped, killed in Haryana

Women's Rights

Golden Globes: Rights activists shed light on sex abuse

Women from service and other industries attend awards show to shed light on systemic sexual abuse in the workplace.

Golden Globes 2018: 'Time's up' on sexual harassment

Bosnia

No peace for rape victims decades after Bosnia war

Chased for exorbitant court fees with little chance of justice, victims of rape and torture struggle to survive.

Court fees and fear: Bosnia war rape victims struggle

Sexual assault

How young women in Delhi are fighting street harassment

Five years after the brutal gang rape of a woman in India's capital, the threat of sexual harassment remains a problem.

How young women in Delhi are fighting street harassment

Sexual assault

'It happened to me': Women in low-wage jobs say #MeToo

Women of colour in low-wage jobs face uphill battle to report and get justice for sexual abuse and harassment at work.

Women in low-wage US farm jobs say #MeToo

Sexual assault

Women demand probe into alleged Trump sexual assaults

Three women who have accused Donald Trump of sexual assault are calling on US Congress to investigate the president.

Rohingya

Myanmar army's rape of Rohingya 'sweeping, methodical'

News agency investigation finds rape of Rohingya women by Myanmar's security forces has been systematic and widespread.

Army's rape of Rohingya women sweeping, methodical: AP

United States

Trump backs accused child molester Roy Moore for Senate

Trump says he backs Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, who has been accused of molesting several teenage girls.

Trump backs accused child molester Roy Moore for Senate

Sexual assault

Charlie Rose sacked by CBS over harassment allegations

Many powerful Americans have faced accusations of sexual misconduct recently, but previously unpublished data from the Center for American Progress indicates sexual harassment is more common at lower-paying jobs.

Inside Story

What can be done to stop sexual harassment?

Sexual harassment scandals in Hollywood have triggered a flood of similar claims and protests around the world.

Opinion

When police officers rape

A case of alleged rape by police officers has once again put the culture of impunity in the NYPD under spotlight.

Kim Kelly

by Kim Kelly

Kim Kelly

Women's Rights

Woman behind #MeToo: It's bigger than a moment in time

Movement's founder says she hopes the viral campaign can bolster support for sexual abuse survivors.

Tarana Burke: #MeToo didn't start with Harvey Weinstein

Sexual assault

#WomenBoycottTwitter to protest against abuse

Twitter hit by boycott on Friday after restricting account of actress McGowan, one of the accusers of Harvey Weinstein.

#WomenBoycottTwitter in support of Rose McGowan