Grandma Dies Of Heart Attack After 3 Granddaughters Raped In Front Of Her
South African police is currently investigating the death of a grandmother who died of shock as she watched her three granddaughters brutally raped in her presence. It is gathered that an intruder in a balaclava broke into the 71-year-old woman's home in Impendle, South Africa. The intruder is said to have locked the three sisters aged…
South Africa's Ramaphosa urges men to ditch 'sexist' attitudes to end femicide
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday launched a campaign to curb femicide and attacks against women, urging men to change their "sexist and patriarchal attitudes".
Turkey femicide trial opens after viral video
A high-profile trial began Wednesday over the murder of a Turkish woman whose stabbing by her ex-husband was caught on video and triggered a debate over a spike in femicide.
More than 700 arrested in Brazil over femicide
More than 700 people accused of committing or planning murders -- in large part against women -- were arrested Friday in a coordinated sweep across Brazil. Some 5,000 police officers took part in the crackdown, which was launched in July, with numbers of arrests expected to go as high as 1,000 by the end of…
Brazilians mourn woman seen as symbol of femicide
Brazilians marched Saturday to mourn a female attorney allegedly thrown to her death from a fourth-floor window by her husband in an incident that drew more concern over rising violence against women. Hundreds of people attended a rally called by the lawyers' association of Curitiba, capital of the state of Parana where Tatiane Spitzner died…