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Twitter Launches New Feature To Safeguard User's Privacy

Have you ever been harassed over Twitter, if yes then 'Good News' for you as Twitter launches its new feature called 'Safety Mode'. Twitter Product Lead Jarrod Doherty said, “Our goal is to better protect the individual on the receiving end of Tweets by reducing the prevalence and visibility of harmful remarks.” However, the users will have choices to toggle between privacy and safety options which can be enabled every 7 days.

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 09:00 PM / by Shiksha Dev

Tags: Twitter, Safety Mode, sexual abuse, Harrasment

Courtesy: Tech church

Bob Dylan

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Woman Sues Bob Dylan For Sexually Abusing Her As A Minor

A woman, alleging Bob Dylan sexually abused her in 1965, has sued him for "assault, battery, false imprisonment and intentional infliction of emotional stress". The woman, identified as J.C., claimed to have been groomed for sex as a 12-year-old and sexually abused for six weeks by the American singer in his New York's Hotel Chelsea. Dylan's spokesperson stated, "the 56-year-old claims are untrue and will be vigorously defended".

Tue, 17 Aug 2021 - 07:37 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Bob Dylan, Woman, sexual abuse, Sued

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Actress Asia Argento and Rob Cohen.

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'Fast And Furious', 'XXX' Director Rob Cohen Accused Of Sexual Abuse

'XXX' and 'Fast and Furious' famed director Rob Cohen has been accused of alleged sexual harassment by Italian actor/director Asia Argento. As per Argento, she was sexually abused while filming 'XXX' in 2002 after Cohen allegedly made her unconscious with Gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) drug. However, Cohen's spokesperson has called the accusations "absolutely false". Surprisingly, both Argento and Cohen have been accused of sexual assault in the… read-more

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 03:18 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Hollywood, Rob Cohen, Asia Argento, Entertainment, sexual abuse

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Three arrested in Pollachi sexual abuse case

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AIADMK Student Leader K Arunanandham Arrested Under Sexual Abuse Case

AIADMK has sacked the student’s wing leader K Arunanandham on January 6, citing his arrest under sexual assault case. The party released a statement instructing the members not to have any connection with Arunanandham. The CBI arrested the former leader including two others, identified as Herine Paul and Babu aka. All the three accused have been sent to judicial custody for 14 days, said the police.

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 01:48 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: AIADMK, sexual abuse, CBI, Pollachi

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leader of sex abuse group faces 40 years of jail

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South Korea: Leader Of Sex Abuse Group Gets 40-Year Imprisonment

For running a South Korean online sex abuse group, Cho Ju-bin has been sentenced to 40-years of prison on November 26. The 25-year-old college graduate was the mastermind of a group, which harassed girls for sexual contents. The group posted sexual content on pay-to-view secretive chatrooms. Reportedly, out of 74 people exploited, 16 girls were underaged. The matter became a national controversy after five million people signed petitions for… read-more

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 03:05 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: South Korea, sexual harrasment, sexual abuse, Crime

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Representational image of Child Sex Abuse

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Report Says Church Of England's Laxity Results In Sexual Abuse Of Children

A report by the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse claimed the Church of England has failed to protect children from sexual abuse by churchmen. It also mentioned the churchmen were appointed to clergy posts, despite having an abusive history. Reportedly, 390 churchmen were convicted of the crime from 1940 till 2018. Acknowledging its lax behaviour, the Church promised to show its commitment and introduced a compensation scheme for… read-more

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 10:25 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: church, England, child rape, Child Harassment, sexual abuse, Hathras

Courtesy: Hindustan Times