A woman has been sentenced to 11 years in jail for carrying out female genital mutilation (FGM), becoming the first person in Britain to be convicted of the crime.
A 37 year old woman who practiced female genital mutilation (FGM) on her three year old daughter has been jailed for 13 years in a UK first. The woman, who also admitted to distributing indecent pictures of a child and publishing a pornographic video involving animals, was sentenced on Friday (March 8), International Women apos;s Day.
A Canadian landscaper was jailed for life on Friday for the murder and sexual mutilation of eight men from Toronto's gay community whose bodies he dismembered and hid in planters.
A woman who mutilated her three year old child has become the first person in the UK to be convicted of female genital mutilation (FGM).The Ugandan woman, 37, from east London wept at her trial in the Old Bailey. Her 43 year old partner was acquitted.
"I know you're home I just want to talk," called out Kurdistan Rasul, 35, a pink headscarf forming a sort of halo around her plump features. For many, she is an angel: an Iraqi Kurdish activist with the non profit WADI on a crusade to eradicate female genital mutilation (FGM). FGM, in which a girl or woman's genitals are cut or removed, was once extremely common in the Kurdish region, but WADI's campaigning has chipped away at the practice.
A study by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) found global rates of child marriage were declining so slowly the world would miss a target of eradicating the practice by 2030 by many decades.It will also miss a goal of eradicating female genital mutilation (FGM) by that date, the OECD said in its Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI).
Gardai were last night trying to establish a motive for a mutilation murder in which the victim s genitals were hacked off.Victim Limbani Mzoma, who also used the name Robert, was found in a pool of blood in the sitting room of a house in the leafy Dublin suburb of Foxrock.
Gardai were last night trying to establish a motive for a mutilation murder in which the victim s genitals were hacked off.It s believed Robert Limbani Mzoma, 27, believed to be from Malawi, was found in a pool of blood in the sitting room of a house in the leafy Dublin suburb of Foxrock.
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CHANDIGARH:Rain in September has broken the record of the past four years in Chandigarh. During the current month, the city has recorded 253.1 mm of rainfall, nearly 100 mm more than normal. In September, 155 mm of rainfall is considered normal. According to the Met Department, the city witnessed 145.1 mm of rainfall in 2017, 41.7 mm in 2016, 117.3 mm in 2015 and 354.5 mm in 2014.The mere mention of the word cancer evokes scare, actually dealing with it can be petrifying.
1 Female circumcision: Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospitalized. Viviane Ursule Sanou, head of the National Secretariat against Circumcision, said Tuesday the banned procedure was carried out on girls and young women ranging from 10 months to 24 years old in the capital, Ouagadougou, Kaya in the north and two towns in the central east. Burkina Faso adopted measures banning female circumcision in the early '90s. The penal code suggests up to 10 years in prison and severe fines.
Aasiyo Abdi Warsame, 10 and her sister, Khadijo, 11, were cut in a remote village in Puntland State in the northeast on Sept. 11.They continued to bleed 24 hours after the procedure, according Aden Mohamed, director of the Somalia 's women 's rights group Galkayo Education Center for Peace and Development.
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