Women must live their freedom

2015-11-29 16:01

It was reported this week that Zimbabwe’s First Lady, Grace Mugabe, made the following statement: “You walk around wearing miniskirts displaying your thighs and inviting men to drool over you, then you want to complain when you have been raped?”.

#FeesMustFall: Patriarchy and The Azania Hall rape case

2015-11-19 15:43

Why do women always fall by the wayside when fighting for freedom? If freedom isn’t for all, then what is it really worth?

Four in court for gang rape

2015-11-04 09:42

Four men will appear in court today after being arrested on Monday for the gang rape of a 15-year-old Eastwood girl.

Indian court convicts former Uber driver of rape

2015-10-22 08:39

An Indian court on Tuesday convicted a former driver of US-based ride-hailing company Uber Technologies of raping a woman passenger in New Delhi in December.

Victims of 'corrective rape' pressured to remain silent by family

Only 31 lesbian homophobia-linked murders have been reported since 1998 and of those, only two convictions were secured. Johan Meyer from OUT Well-Being talks about the need for greater protection for the LGBTI community in SA. Watch.

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Dad, uncle hunt down man who allegedly raped girl

2015-09-08 09:54

POLICE yesterday arrested a man for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl in the toilets of a busy Pietermaritzburg shopping centre.

Recurring nightmares: Recovery after rape

2015-08-28 11:52

While there is no exact time-frame for recovering from a rape and no right way to heal, self-care, both physical and emotional, is vital.

What to do after rape

2015-08-26 14:48

Many rape survivors are too shocked to act in the immediate moments after a rape. But there are practical steps to take to stay safe and minimise health risks.

Pervert buys poor kids with food

2015-08-24 15:07

Police have arrested a 60-year-old man who for the past three years allegedly raped and sexually assaulted at least 10 young girls, and whose parents he then paid off with maize and beans.

Girl (5) allegedly raped in France township

2015-08-03 08:56

A FIVE-YEAR-OLD girl was reportedly raped in the France township just outside Pietermaritzburg on Friday.


Infographic: Marital rape is still legal in these 38 countries

2015-11-27 12:14

One is still one too many.

DA wants possible statutory rape probe against teacher

2015-11-11 11:41

The DA in Zululand wants Phongolo police to investigate a possible statutory rape case against a school teacher there who allegedly dated and lived with one of his pupils.

Indian court hands former Uber driver life sentence for rape

2015-11-03 15:07

An Indian court jailed a driver of US-based ride-hailing company Uber for life for raping a passenger in the capital Delhi.

Boys suspects in rape of girl (4)

2015-10-14 10:56

Children younger than 10 are suspected of raping a little girl in Taylor’s Halt last week.

Serial rapist gets six life terms

2015-09-10 12:54

"In a society of constant moral degeneration, you have added to the degradation of our country," a magistrate told a serial rapist before before sentencing him to six life sentences.

'Revenge gang-rape' for alleged scrap metal thief

2015-09-01 14:42

Police are investigating a brutal attack in which a man, 23, was allegedly gang-raped at gunpoint in an apparent act of retribution for apparently stealing scrap metal.

How do you report rape when the police don't take you seriously?

2015-08-27 13:01

Despite rape being a serious problem in South Africa, some police officers still don’t know how to treat rape survivors properly

Mandela grandchild back in court

2015-08-25 06:00

The bail application of the 24-year-old grandson of Nelson Mandela who has been charged with rape is expected to continue in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

Rape within families remains under-reported

2015-08-21 10:08

A Free State teen has fallen victim to an alleged rape by her uncle. Family rape is rife, but many cases remain unreported.

Did Bill Cosby have sex with unconscious women?

2015-07-28 14:48

CyberShrinks comments on somnophilia, the puzzling sexual deviation where people prefer to have sex with unconscious partners.

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