Man accused of raping domestic worker denied bail

2018-03-22 19:00

A magistrate has ruled that it is not in the interest of justice for a man who allegedly raped his domestic worker and forced her to perform sexual acts with his dogs to be released on bail.

Free State farm manager stabbed to death, wife allegedly raped

2018-03-20 19:13

Two men have stabbed a Free State farm manager to death and raped his wife.

Accused's DNA in domestic worker rape case tests positive

2018-03-19 19:11

The DNA results of a 41-year-old man who allegedly raped his domestic worker and forced her to perform sexual acts with his dogs, has tested positive, the Bronkhorstspruit Magistrate’s Court has heard.

Cop in court for allegedly raping teen

2018-03-12 22:37

A constable is expected in the Molopo Magistrate’s Court after being arrested for the alleged rape of a 15-year-old girl, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate has confirmed.

Terry Crews sexual assault case rejected

2018-03-08 12:27

The actor has had a hard time of late, and the case that’s kept him in news gets thrown out.

Harvey Weinstein sued by New York state over sexual harassment

2018-02-12 09:37

The disgraced movie producer has been sued for creating a hostile work environment.

5 pregnant women allegedly sexually assaulted by lay counsellor

2018-02-01 18:51

A 45-year-old male lay counsellor has been accused of sexual assaulting five pregnant women at Cato Manor Community Health Centre in Mayville, Durban,.

Aziz Ansari story triggers media ethics debate

2018-01-18 22:00

An obscure website's story on Aziz Ansari pushes the boundaries of what makes sexual encounters newsworthy.

Local woman left traumatised by sexual assault

2018-01-16 13:45

“I thought they were going to kidnap me. I thought this was it.”.

The Year of #MeToo: A scoop, tweet, and reckoning against sexual misconduct

2017-12-20 21:59

It began with a news story, and then a tweet, and suddenly it seemed like everything had changed overnight. 2017 will forever be known as the Year of the Reckoning in the fight against sexual misconduct.


SANDF denies accusations of not co-operating with UN probe into alleged sexual abuse

2018-03-22 13:44

The South African National Defence Force has shot down accusations that it has not been co-operating with United Nations investigations into allegations of abuse by peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

'#MeToo won't change anything for women in hip-hop' - Cardi B

2018-03-20 10:21

Cardi B doesn't think women in hip-hop will reap the benefits of the #MeToo and Time's Up movements.

Cop investigating sexual assault at Soweto school arrested for allegedly molesting pupils

2018-03-13 17:49

A Soweto primary school, where at least 87 pupils were allegedly sexually assaulted by a security guard, has been rocked by another controversy - this time it involves the arrest of a police investigator assigned to the case, allegedly for similar crimes at the same school.

NYPD: We have considerable evidence in Harvey Weinstein rape case

2018-03-08 13:06

NYPD chief of detectives Robert Boyce says they've gathered considerable evidence in the rape investigation of Harvey Weinstein

Topbet manager fired over 'humiliating' search for menstrual blood

2018-03-07 19:38

A manager is one of two people who have been arrested in connection with allegations that women at Topbet gambling in Germiston were "strip-searched" after menstrual blood was found in one of the company's bathrooms.

Former sports doctor gets 40 to 125 years for molesting young athletes

2018-02-05 17:53

Former sports doctor has been sentenced to 40 to 125 years in prison for abuse at gymnastics club.

Gauteng principal resigns after sex video scandal

2018-01-26 21:00

A Gauteng school principal allegedly shown in a sex video with pupils has resigned and will be struck off the roll of educators, says Gauteng MEC for education Panyaza Lesufi.

Cop accused of raping woman with Down syndrome woman gets bail

2018-01-17 17:32

A Motherwell police officer in Port Elizabeth accused of raping a woman with Down syndrome has been released on bail.

Why can't we agree on what consent is?

2018-01-16 12:55

There's more to it than simply saying yes.

Body of missing baby found since mother's attempted rape

2017-12-20 20:21

The body of a nine-month-old baby girl, who went missing after her deaf and mute mother’s attempted rape, has been found near an abattoir in Parys, Free State police have confirmed.

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