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Lion Killer movie [Video]

Lion Killer movie

Lion Killer movie trailer HD - Plot synopsis: A struggling Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor and a domestic abuse survivor, grapple with their past while trying to learn how to love once..

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Advocates: 'Aisha's Law' will help save lives of domestic violence victims [Video]

Advocates: 'Aisha's Law' will help save lives of domestic violence victims

On paper it's House Bill 3, but legislation currently on its way to the Ohio Senate honors a beloved sixth-grade teacher whose ex-husband stabbed her to death following years of domestic abuse.

Credit: WEWS NewsChannel5     Duration: 02:41Published
Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p1 [Video]

Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p1

Domestic abuse while in quarantine: Sharon Roberson, President of the YWCA Nashville discusses how the impased quarantine for COVID-19 impacts survivors of domestic abuse.

Credit: NewsChannel 5 Nashville     Duration: 14:28Published
Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p3 [Video]

Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p3

Domestic abuse while in quarantine: Sharon Roberson, President of the YWCA Nashville discusses how the impased quarantine for COVID-19 impacts survivors of domestic abuse.

Credit: NewsChannel 5 Nashville     Duration: 12:46Published
Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p2 [Video]

Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p2

Domestic abuse while in quarantine: Sharon Roberson, President of the YWCA Nashville discusses how the impased quarantine for COVID-19 impacts survivors of domestic abuse.

Credit: NewsChannel 5 Nashville     Duration: 11:15Published
Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p4 [Video]

Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p4

Domestic abuse while in quarantine: Sharon Roberson, President of the YWCA Nashville discusses how the impased quarantine for COVID-19 impacts survivors of domestic abuse.

Credit: NewsChannel 5 Nashville     Duration: 07:36Published
Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p5 [Video]

Quarantine's Effect on survivors of domestic abuse p5

Domestic abuse while in quarantine: Sharon Roberson, President of the YWCA Nashville discusses how the impased quarantine for COVID-19 impacts survivors of domestic abuse.

Credit: NewsChannel 5 Nashville     Duration: 00:42Published
Molly and Tiffany Share the Buzz for May 20! [Video]

Molly and Tiffany Share the Buzz for May 20!

Join Molly Fay and Tiffany Ogle for their daily chat! They also share a new important campaign #UntilSheCan with Sojourner Family Peace Center, supporting victims of domestic abuse. To learn more,..

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Calls To Crisis Hotlines Soar Amid Stay-At-Home Order [Video]

Calls To Crisis Hotlines Soar Amid Stay-At-Home Order

Studies have shown that at times of national disaster, there is an increase in child abuse and domestic abuse.

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Advocates of domestic violence victims say fewer are seeking help [Video]

Advocates of domestic violence victims say fewer are seeking help

Stay-at-home orders protect from COVID-19 but may lead to a drop in abuse victims seeking help

Credit: KGUN, Tucson, AZ     Duration: 01:48Published
Gov. Sisolak addresses domestic abuse in Roadmap to Recovery [Video]

Gov. Sisolak addresses domestic abuse in Roadmap to Recovery

Gov. Sisolak addresses domestic abuse in Roadmap to Recovery

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Calls to domestic violence hotlines soar amid lockdowns - WHO Europe [Video]

Calls to domestic violence hotlines soar amid lockdowns - WHO Europe

The stress and anxiety bred by weeks of restrictions on public life have made uncertainty, separation, and fear part of daily life for many, WHO Regional Director for Europe Hans Kluge said.

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WHO Europe director 'deeply concerned' by reports of increases in violence [Video]

WHO Europe director 'deeply concerned' by reports of increases in violence

Dr Hans Kluge told the WHO Europe briefing he was “deeply concerned” by reports of increases in violence in countries including the UK and Ireland since the Covid-19 outbreak, warning that extended..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:34Published
MAG reminds domestic abuse victims of 911 text option [Video]

MAG reminds domestic abuse victims of 911 text option

The Maricopa Association of Governments is reminding domestic violence victims of the 911 texting option.

Credit: ABC15 Arizona     Duration: 00:13Published
Domestic Abuse Call Numbers Drop, But Victims At Greater Risk [Video]

Domestic Abuse Call Numbers Drop, But Victims At Greater Risk

Some domestic abuse organizations say the pandemic has led to fewer calls for help because victims can't call when their abuser is around 24-7, reports Frank Vascellaro (0:49). WCCO 4 News At 10 –..

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Charges: Husband Joshua Fury Strangled Maria Fury And Buried Her Body In Home’s Crawl Space [Video]

Charges: Husband Joshua Fury Strangled Maria Fury And Buried Her Body In Home’s Crawl Space

A Maple Grove man has been charged with second-degree murder in Hennepin County court for allegedly killing his 28-year-old wife last week. Katie Johnston reports.

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Housemates hold 26-hour disco to raise £6,000 for domestic abuse charity [Video]

Housemates hold 26-hour disco to raise £6,000 for domestic abuse charity

Three housemates spent 26 hours dancing in their basement and raised more than £6,000 for a women's aid charity. Lucy Furneaux, 25, Grace Marjot, 24, and Nathalie Dixon Young, 24 were inspired by the..

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Auto shop that helps domestic abuse survivors closes amid pandemic [Video]

Auto shop that helps domestic abuse survivors closes amid pandemic

JumpStart Auto Repair has announced it is permanently closing its doors and selling the auto shop.

Credit: NBC 26 Wisconsin     Duration: 02:10Published
New website offers mental health help [Video]

New website offers mental health help

There's a new website to address the mental and emotional health challenges created by the coronavirus pandemic. The Pandemic Crisis Services Coalition Website aims to help connect those in need with..

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J.K. Rowling donates £1m to help people amidst the coronavirus pandemic [Video]

J.K. Rowling donates £1m to help people amidst the coronavirus pandemic

J.K. Rowling is donating £1 million to help domestic abuse victims and the homeless amidst the coronavirus pandemic.

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Robert Jenrick announces help for domestic abuse survivors [Video]

Robert Jenrick announces help for domestic abuse survivors

A raft of measures “to support the most vulnerable in society” including domestic violence victims have been announced by the Housing Secretary. Robert Jenrick announced a £76 million package to..

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Stay-at-home order creates hurdles for victims of domestic abuse [Video]

Stay-at-home order creates hurdles for victims of domestic abuse

Stay-at-home order creates hurdles for victims of domestic abuse

Credit: WXYZ Detroit     Duration: 02:13Published
Daycare workers credited with saving Oklahoma woman from her husband’s domestic abuse [Video]

Daycare workers credited with saving Oklahoma woman from her husband’s domestic abuse

Daycare workers alerted police after learning that a woman was being held against her will.

Credit: KFOR     Duration: 00:34Published
Uber giving 50k worth of free rides to abuse victims [Video]

Uber giving 50k worth of free rides to abuse victims

Uber is donating thousands of free rides and meals to people experiencing domestic violence. Many organizations are reporting increased incidents of abuse while people are stuck at home.

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 00:21Published
Chicago Area Student Athletes Help Domestic Abuse Survivors During Pandemic [Video]

Chicago Area Student Athletes Help Domestic Abuse Survivors During Pandemic

The students made a surprise delivery to a West Side facility that helps abused women and children.

Credit: CBS 2 Chicago     Duration: 00:34Published

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The several faces of domestic abuse

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'Can't fathom the pain & fear, makes me emotional even to speak about it': Sandhya Mridul on domestic abuse

Sandhya further spoke about writing and being creative and how it has helped her in dealing with anxiety and depression.
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Tahira Kashyap Khurrana is here to make a difference with her latest lockdown tale

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Tahira Kashyap Khurrana and her lockdown tales have managed to create the right buzz in the on-going lockdown period. After winning us all with her beautiful Mother's Day lockdown tale recently, the..
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Bollywood divas support 'Lockdown Mein Lockup' initiative to help domestic abuse victims

Bollywood divas on Monday raised their voices in support of the 'LockDown Mein LockUp' initiative to help women facing domestic violence by sharing selfies along with the names of victims on social..
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Mother's Day 2020: Amyra Dastur shares how she learned to stand up against domestic abuse from her mother

Bollywood and South actress Amyra Dastur, too, has spoken about about two very important things she has learned from her mother gender equality and standing up against domestic abuse, and she has come..
Bollywood Life - Published

Domestic violence on the rise during lockdown

Adding to the long list of crisis during the lockdown, another societal evil is rearing it's head. Increasing domestic abuse has become a cause of concern.
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Boris Johnson: Moment of maximum risk, be patient

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday warned against relaxing the Coronavirus restrictions too soon as the country was still facing a moment of "maximum risk", in his first remarks since returning to..
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'Another pandemic': In Latin America, domestic abuse rises amid lockdown

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4,093 people arrested in London for domestic violence

In the six weeks up to April 19, at least 4,093 people were arrested from across London for domestic abuse offences -- nearly 100 a day on an average -- during the coronavirus lockdown in the UK, the..
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Delhi HC dismisses petition seeking measures to curb domestic violence amidst lockdown

The petition sought an urgent intervention of the court to protect women and children across the country who are suffering from domestic abuse and continue to suffer silently. V
DNA - Published

Delhi High Court agrees to hear plea on rise of domestic abuse cases during coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown

The petition brings the court's attention to incidents of domestic violence and child abuse not only in India but other countries worldwide.
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High Court apprised of steps taken to protect victims of domestic abuse

Says, Anganwadi workers had been roped in to get information from grassroot level
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Kartik Aaryan's roti video, where he chases his sister, slammed by Sona Mohapatra, Onir and others for domestic abuse

Kartik Aaryan has got flak from Sona Mohapatra, Onir and some people for his video with his sister, Kritika. In the video he schools for her for making bad rotis by pulling her pigtails
Bollywood Life - Published

A parallel pandemic as domestic abuse victims trapped with their abusers

With the COVID-19 lockdown resulting in abusers and victims trapped together, #StayHomeStaySafe is an irony, and most caregivers are at a loss to know how to help
Hindu - Published

COVID-19: Janaki Rangarajan’s video is inspired by domestic abuse faced by women

The dancer was inspired by the recent studies that indicate a substantial increase in domestic abuse due to lockdown
Hindu - Published

Treat domestic abuse cases on priority: J&K HC orders 


Indian Express - Published

Coronavirus lockdown | Over 50 helplines set up across India to help women facing domestic violence

The domestic abuse national helpline number is 181 while women police helpline numbers are 1091 and 1291
Hindu - Published

Rihanna sent ventilator to dad Robert Fenty after he tested positive for coronavirus

Singer Rihanna's father Ronald Fenty tested positive for coronavirus in his home country of Barbados but has now beat COVID-19 thanks to the superstar's help. According to Page Six, Rihanna's father..
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A new COVID-19 crisis: Domestic abuse rises worldwide


Indian Express - Published

In Italy, support groups fear lockdown is silencing domestic abuse victims

Italy has seen a sharp fall in official reports of domestic violence as it approaches a month under coronavirus lockdown, raising concern among some support groups that forced confinement is leaving..
Reuters India - Published

Coronavirus COVID-19 induced lockdown sees spike in cases of domestic abuse worldwide

As India grapples with the deadly coronavirus pandemic and the nation wide lockdown to curb the spread of the disease, reports suggest an increase in the number of domestic abuse cases. The analysis..
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Soccer: Chelsea to help Refuge tackle domestic abuse

English soccer club Chelsea have teamed up with domestic abuse charity Refuge to help raise funds for women and children left in vulnerable situations because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Domestic abuse cases rise as lockdown turns into captivity for many women

New Delhi: Domestic violence cases in India have increased since the March 24 lockdown with husbands venting their frustration on wives, who have no escape from their abusers, say experts. India has..
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Thappad: Here's what Pavail Gulati felt while slapping Taapsee Pannu

Anubhav Sinha's upcoming flick, Thappad, starring Taapsee Pannu in the lead role, has been making the right buzz due to its strong and gut-wrenching storyline and take on domestic abuse. One of the..
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In brains of dead athletes, researchers seek clues to head trauma

Dr. Ann McKee of Boston University studies the brains of deceased football players at the world's largest brain bank, hoping to learn about the long-term impact of repeated head traumas for people..
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Why did the second trailer of Thappad get a strike on YouTube?

Anubhav Sinha's upcoming flick, Thappad, starring Taapsee Pannu in the lead role, has been making the right buzz due to its strong and gut-wrenching storyline and take on domestic abuse. The taglines,..
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Man threatens wife to oust her of house, court bars his entry!

*Ahmedabad:* A metropolitan court in Ahmedabad barred a man from entering his house from where he allegedly tried and threatened to oust his wife. The court ordered under section 19 (1) of the Domestic..
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In Senegal, online videos break silence over domestic abuse

For Senegalese activist Fatou Warkha, online videos play a vital role in her campaign to expose and end violence against women in a country where discretion and forbearance are traditionally prized.
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