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Women share horrendous pictures of injuries to raise awareness of domestic violence as 14 women are killed in 3 weeks

BRAVE women have shared pictures of their horrendous injuries to raise awareness of domestic violence, as killings in the home DOUBLED during the first three weeks of lockdown in the UK. The four women released battered and bloodied pictures of their faces on social media as researchers from Counting Dead Women Project told MPs that […]

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It’s hard to flee from your domestic abuser during a coronavirus lockdown

If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic violence, contact the National Domestic Violence Hotline by calling 1-800-799-SAFE (7233), visiting www.thehotline.org or texting LOVEIS to 22522. When the stay-at-home order went into effect in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, C. realized her plan to leave her abusive husband had just been sped up. Her two teenage […]

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Women suffer as lockdown worsens Latin America’s ‘domestic hell’

Buenos Aires (AFP) – Weeks of confinement imposed by the coronavirus pandemic is taking a chilling toll on women and girls across Latin America, where the number of calls to helplines have soared, made by victims of domestic violence who cannot flee. Appeals to help women experiencing violence in the home have redoubled in recent […]

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Lebanon to investigate Ghanaian domestic worker’s death | News

Beirut, Lebanon – Lebanon’s labour ministry is investigating the death of a Ghanaian domestic worker after an Al Jazeera investigation revealed she feared for her life because of alleged abuse by her employers. Faustina Tay was found dead in the early hours of March 14 in a car park under her employer’s fourth-floor home in Beirut’s […]

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Scotiabank sees more room to grow within the domestic banking sector as it works to protect its home base

The Bank of Nova Scotia is forecasting favourable conditions for the domestic banking industry, and the lender is prepared to try to take more market share from its rivals in certain areas. A relatively low likelihood of recession, strong population growth fuelled by immigration and solid employment figures were among the positives cited by Scotiabank’s […]

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Teens Who Threaten And Hit Their Parents: That’s Domestic Violence Too : Shots

Hokyoung Kim for NPR and KHN Hokyoung Kim for NPR and KHN Nothing Jenn and Jason learned in parenting class prepared them for the challenges they’ve faced raising a child prone to violent outbursts. The couple are parents to two siblings whom they first fostered as toddlers and later adopted. (NPR has agreed not to […]

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