[SHENZHEN] A prominent Chinese lawyer who served on the board of telecoms equipment giant ZTE Corp has resigned after several news articles in state-backed media reported that he was under...

[NEW YORK] Harvey Weinstein was convicted on Monday of sexual assault and rape, more than two years after allegations of the disgraced movie mogul's sexual misconduct sparked the global #MeToo...

[NEW YORK] President Donald Trump asked a New York judge to throw out an advice columnist's lawsuit accusing him of defamation after he denied her claim that he raped her in a department store...

[PARIS] Ride hailing app Uber on Thursday pledged new safety measures in France after the firm's French boss Steve Salom was summoned by equalities minister Marlene Schiappa.

[NEW YORK] US federal prosecutors on Friday charged Grammy Award-winning singer R Kelly with kidnapping women and girls for sex, forcibly keeping them under his control over the past 20 years and...

[NANTUCKET] Kevin Spacey may avoid trial for sexual assault, as the case against him suffered a serious blow Monday when his accuser declined to testify due to fear of self-incrimination.

[TOKYO] Two former Nomura Holdings employees have been arrested by Japanese police on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman after getting her drunk, NHK reported.

[LOS ANGELES] Harvey Weinstein's former movie studio is seeking to liquidate in bankruptcy, a final blow to a prestigious Hollywood institution that imploded when Weinstein was accused of abusing...

[NEW YORK] Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has been accused of sexually assaulting a minor in an updated class action lawsuit filed in a New York court on Wednesday.

[TOKYO] A young man suffers years of anguish after failing to stop the rape of a school girl in "Sea", a gritty film of revenge and redemption by new Japanese director Kensei Takahashi.