AP investigation prompts emergency rescue of 300+ slaves

2015-04-04 10:35

Freedom: More than 300 enslaved Asian fishermen rescued from island after AP investigation


We speak to Parent24 editor Scott Dunlop about the video showing the abuse of an 18-month-old child. We ask the question: is it necessary to broadcast the sensitive and horrific footage?

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Durban child sex case continues

2014-08-04 05:49

The trial of a Durban doctor accused of running a brothel with young girls is expected to continue in the Durban Regional Court.

Rolf Harris dubbed 'the octopus'

2014-05-10 05:30

A British court has heard that veteran Australian entertainer Rolf Harris used his status as a television celebrity to sexually assault children.

GDE to probe school abuse claims

2013-06-06 07:29

The Gauteng education department is investigating reported abuse at a school in Soshanguve, north of Pretoria.

Mom held after leaving baby in taxi

2013-04-03 09:31

A Cape Town mother has been arrested on suspicion of child neglect after she handed her baby boy to a stranger in a minibus taxi.

Limpopo boy kidnapped, raped

2011-12-22 13:01

A 12-year-old boy has been raped by a man who abducted him while he was walking from a church in Mankweng, Limpopo police say.

Sexual offenders register functional

2010-12-15 10:14

The national register for sexual offenders is now fully operational after four years and a cost of R5 million.

60 report abuse by priests

2010-03-14 09:36

Around 60 people have reported being victims of abuse by Catholic priests in Switzerland, a Swiss abbot has said.


WHO official accused of human trafficking, slavery

2015-04-03 10:16

A World Health Organisation representative in Thailand is being accused of keeping his Ethiopian maid in slave-like conditions.


WARNING: Shocking footage of a nanny in Uganda abusing a toddler under her care has gone viral.

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House of horrors: Dad wants bail

2014-06-04 11:29

A man accused of kidnapping and assaulting his wife and five children has applied for bail in the Springs Magistrate's Court.

Michael Jackson Estate wants choreographer's abuse allegation dismissed

2014-02-19 19:00

Michael Jackson's Estate has requested Wade Robson's abuse allegation against the late singer be dismissed as he has waited too long to file a creditor's claim.

Soldiers punished for abusing civilians

2013-06-04 22:45

One British soldier was fined and another was stripped of his officer rank after admitting abusing civilians, including children, in Afghanistan.

Vatican apologies not enough: Abuse victim

2012-02-07 20:59

An Irish anti-abuse campaigner has told Catholic leaders at a Vatican summit that the Church had to be held accountable for destroying the lives of victims of paedophile priests.

Lack of coverage about rape - study

2011-12-06 19:50

There is a lack of media coverage on the laws, issues and policies relating to violence against women, a study has found.

Rihanna's sign from God

2010-10-27 14:44

Rihanna feels her abuse at the hands of Chris Brown was a sign from God.

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