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India fast bowler Shami faces arrest over assault claims

India fast bowler Shami faces arrest over assault claims

India fast bowler Mohammed Shami was Monday ordered to appear before an Indian court in 15 days or face arrest, after he was accused of various crimes including assault and sexual harassment by his estranged wife.

Trump offers to guarantee bail for rapper ASAP Rocky

Trump offers to guarantee bail for rapper ASAP Rocky

US President Donald Trump offered Saturday to guarantee the bail of rapper ASAP Rocky, detained in Sweden on suspicion of assault following a street brawl.

Six escape death sentence for rape, murder of eight-year-old Indian girl

Six escape death sentence for rape, murder of eight-year-old Indian girl

Six men were convicted Monday over the notorious 2018 gang rape and murder in India of an eight-year-old girl from a nomadic tribe that provoked horror and stoked inter-religious tensions.

Six convicted over notorious Indian gang rape

Six convicted over notorious Indian gang rape

Six men were convicted on Monday over the notorious 2018 gang rape and murder in India of a young girl from a nomadic tribe that provoked horror and stoked inter-religious tensions.

Bangladeshis protest after sexually assaulted girl burned to death

Bangladeshis protest after sexually assaulted girl burned to death

Demonstrations were held across the Bangladesh capital Saturday for the tenth consecutive day after a teenager who accused a head teacher of sexually harassing her was burned to death.

Taliban kill nine police in checkpoint assault

Taliban kill nine police in checkpoint assault

Nine Afghan policemen were killed when Taliban fighters stormed their checkpoints and launched a follow-up ambush in the eastern Afghanistan city of Ghazni, officials said Saturday.

Men as the real victims? After Kavanaugh, #HimToo gains attention

Men as the real victims? After Kavanaugh, #HimToo gains attention

The notion that it is dangerous to be an American man in the #MeToo era took off during the angry debate over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Frenchman in Nobel scandal jailed for 2 years for rape

Frenchman in Nobel scandal jailed for 2 years for rape

A Swedish court on Monday sentenced a Frenchman at the heart of a Nobel scandal to two years in jail for rape in a scandal that emerged during the #MeToo campaign.

One year since #MeToo, Penelope Cruz remembers Weinstein as 'complicated'

One year since #MeToo, Penelope Cruz remembers Weinstein as 'complicated'

In 2009, actress Penelope Cruz won an Oscar for her role in a film produced by Harvey Weinstein and directed by Woody Allen -- two men now in the crosshairs of the #MeToo movement ...

Uber driver charged with raping teen passenger in Sydney

Uber driver charged with raping teen passenger in Sydney

New South Wales Police said on Tuesday the 37-year-old man picked up three teens in the city after midnight on Sunday.

Five charity workers gang-raped in India

Five charity workers gang-raped in India

Five women working for a charity in remote eastern India were abducted and gang-raped at gunpoint, police said on Friday.

Hollywood mogul Weinstein posts $1mn cash bail

Hollywood mogul Weinstein posts $1mn cash bail

The former mogul -- once the toast of Hollywood and whose films won scores of Oscars -- grinned as he was escorted into a Manhattan court in handcuffs to face the first criminal charges posted against him.