Fish Hoek paedophile gets 19 years for 'cruel, degrading and inhumane' treatment

2018-10-16 08:25

A convicted paedophile from Fish Hoek has been sentenced to 45 years in jail for 21 sexual offences described as 'cruel, degrading and inhumane' punishment of two minor children.

Atomic Kitten Natasha Hamilton furious after sexual assault on train

2018-10-12 16:00

Natasha Hamilton is outraged after a man rubbed his private parts against her on a rush hour train.

The latest TIME cover features Dr Christine Blasey Ford and this is why it’s important that you’re seeing her everywhere

2018-10-05 15:27

You might think that a case in the U.S. about sexual assault has nothing to do with you, but you’re wrong.

From Tinseltown titan to #MeToo pariah: Harvey Weinstein's year of shame

2018-10-03 15:07

For decades, he was untouchable, holding court in Hollywood as the megaproducer Meryl Streep famously called "God."

WATCH: #NotInMyName visits Dros over its response to the alleged rape of 6-year-old girl

Civil society organisation #NotInMyName has met with the CEO of Dros following the alleged rape of a child at its branch in Silverton, Pretoria last week.

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Dros responds following alleged rape of 6-year-old at one of its restaurants

2018-09-26 10:33

The Dros restaurant group has issued a statement three days after the alleged rape of a 6-year-old girl at one of its restaurants and says it has been assisting the parents of the child.

Kavanaugh sex assault accuser negotiates over US Senate showdown

2018-09-21 17:21

Christine Blasey Ford, the woman whose accusation of sexual assault 36 years ago threatens to derail US President Donald Trump's conservative Supreme Court nominee, is now willing to testify in a showdown at the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Women supporting Kavanaugh find themselves in storm's centre

2018-09-20 19:45

It started as a series of phone calls among old high-school friends and ended up embroiling 65 women in the firestorm over a sexual assault allegation that could shape the Supreme Court.

Judge partly dismisses Ashley Judd lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein

2018-09-20 08:20

A federal judge has thrown out part of a lawsuit Ashley Judd filed against Harvey Weinstein.

"The next memory is waking up 12 hours later with stiff, aching bones and joint pains" - three real-life horror drink-spiking experiences

2018-09-17 17:10

Here's what you should watch out for whenever or wherever drinks are served.


Handling of sex assault claim in state government questioned

2018-10-15 19:01

A New Jersey woman says she was sexually assaulted by a man who went on to work in Gov. Phil Murphy's administration and tried for a year to get authorities to take action but with no result.

A mother's tone-deaf #HimToo tweet goes viral but her son wraps things up with an epic response

2018-10-10 13:23

Just when we thought there was a deepening divide between those who believe sexual assault survivors and those who wilfully refuse to.

A Polish NGO apologises for using teen handbook that instructs young girls to be nice in order to avoid sexual assault and harassment

2018-10-05 12:46

Girls are still being taught that the onus is on them to avoid being sexually assaulted.

Bill Cosby is being sued for R3.9m by his defense lawyers – reports

2018-10-01 10:44

Bill Cosby is being sued for failing to pay his legal fees.

With Kavanaugh nomination, Trump faces #MeToo

2018-09-26 17:05

US President Donald Trump is at last having a #MeToo moment of his own.

3D gun advocate accused of sex with minor is jailed in US

2018-09-24 11:23

Authorities say the owner of a Texas company that sells plans to make untraceable 3-D printed guns is back in the US after being arrested in Taiwan.

Sentencing options for Bill Cosby include prison, jail, probation

2018-09-21 14:56

Bill Cosby could be sent to prison next week for drugging and molesting a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004.

Trump pushes Supreme Court pick's sex accuser to testify

2018-09-20 11:14

US President Donald Trump has piled pressure on the woman accusing his Supreme Court pick of sexual assault by insisting that she testify next week if she wants to be heard.

Surgeon, girlfriend charged with rape, 'hundreds' of victims possible

2018-09-19 11:45

An orthopaedic surgeon in California, who once appeared on a dating reality show, and his girlfriend have been charged with drugging and sexually assaulting two women, in a case prosecutors suspect might involve hundreds of other victims.

Parktown Boys High School water polo coach to be sentenced

2018-09-17 06:46

The former Parktown Boys' High School assistant water polo coach who was found guilty of 144 counts of sexual assault and 12 counts of common assault, is expected to be sentenced in the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court.

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