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Government officials and other authorities in Nigeria have raped and sexually exploited women and girls displaced by the conflict with Boko Haram. The government is not doing enough to protect displaced women and girls and ensure that they have access to basic rights and services or to sanction the abusers, […]

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A BBC investigation has found that thousands of young women in conservative societies across Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia are being shamed or blackmailed with private and sometimes sexually explicit images and videos. Daniel Silas Adamson looks at how smartphones and social media are colliding head-on with traditional […]

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A 40-year-old woman from northern India committed suicide in January after a video of her being raped was circulated on WhatsApp. BBC’s Divya Arya travelled to the village in Uttar Pradesh to hear the full story. Geeta was a brave woman. She was a health worker in a rural area […]

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Revenge porn (sometimes lengthened to revenge pornography) is the portrayal of one or more persons in a sexual explicit situation, distributed without their consent via any medium. The sexually explicit images or video may be made by a partner of an intimate relationship with the knowledge and consent of the […]

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by Staff writer It takes most babies around a year to utter their first words, but Christian Jones obviously had other ideas. The two-month-old can clearly be heard saying ‘hello’ while his mum recorded this video on Snapchat. Samantha, 19, who lives with her husband Dylan in Jackson, Michigan, told […]

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Someone shared on the question-and-answer site Quora: I’m 16. I have a medical condition (personal). I’m going to die in 7 days (give or take 1-2 days). How should I spend them? My parents are dead, so I’m living with a host. I know that recreational drugs would be fun, […]

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Reuben Nsemoh, a teenager from Atlanta, has made international headlines after waking up from a coma speaking fluent Spanish – a language he only had a basic understanding of before. As well as this, the 16-year-old said he struggled to speak English after suffering concussion during a football game. Every […]

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