Reporter's Notebook

Still getting away with rape in Nepal

When the rest of the world is talking about #MeToo, in the South Asian nation the conversation feels like a non-starter.

Still getting away with rape in Nepal

Pakistan

Pakistan sentences Zainab Ansari killer to death

Special anti-terrorism court in Lahore convicts accused Mohammad Imran Ali of rape and murder of seven-year-old girl.

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

UpFront

Is #MeToo a West-only movement?

Mona Eltahawy, Ranjana Kumari and Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah debate the global effect of the anti sexual harassment campaign.

Asia

Pakistan police arrest suspected rapist, killer of girl

A Suspect has been arrested in the case of seven-year-old Zainab, who was raped and murdered in Kasur.

Asia

Four-year-old 'raped, strangled to death' in Pakistan

Body of girl named as Asma found in sugarcane field in northwest as country reels from rape and murder of Zainab Ansari.

Asma, four, 'raped, strangled to death' in Mardan

Pakistan

'Stop blaming victims and shift spotlight to rapists'

Al Jazeera speaks to Pakistani activist Fouzia Saeed in wake of rape and murder case of girl, 7, that shocked Pakistan.

Pakistani activist on why rape victim-blaming must end

Pakistan

Pakistanis protest as police search for girl's killer

Pakistan's police are being criticised for failing to apprehend the man who raped and murdered a seven-year-old girl.

Pakistanis protest as police search for girl's killer

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

India

The tale of Parveen whose husband bit her nose off

With female foeticide still widespread, one woman tells her story of being mutilated for giving birth to her daughters.

Gender violence in India: 'Daughters are not a burden'

Asia

UN: 'Egregious' sexual violence reports emerge from Rohingya

UN's migration agency chief says he's 'shocked' by rape reports among new Rohingya arrivals fleeing Myanmar to Bangladesh.

UN: 'Egregious' sexual violence reports emerge from Rohingya

South Sudan

'Thousands of women raped and assaulted' in South Sudan

Survivors and rights groups say thousands have been abused as the four-year-old conflict continues to worsen.

India

India arrests hundreds after riots over convicted guru

At least 32 people were killed in riots after a court declared a religious leader guilty of raping two of his followers.

India

Riots over Indian guru's rape conviction turn deadly

Nearly 30 people killed and scores wounded as supporters of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh protest guilty verdict for rape.

Asia

India convicts flamboyant guru of raping followers

Army deployed amid fears of violence as followers of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh gather outside court in Panchkula.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh convicted in 2002 rape case