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Saudi Arabia Condemns Domestic Violence by Law

Alhamdulillah the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (cabinet) have now decided to make a ban on domestic violence and other forms of abuse against women. The law has come into effect for the first time which is a surprise but the social illness is becoming out
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“My marriage was a sham but I did not kill my wife”

Shazia Kauser, wife of Raja Jeelani was found dead with 10 stab wounds at her home in Normanton. Mr Jeelani, 27, has been involved in other incidents in the same year, he was found guilty by the jury for conspiracy of causing GBH to Renarto Blackwood
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Nigella Reports Husband

Sunday evening, Nigella Lawson was seen spending time with her 70-year-old husband, Charles Saatchi, having a perfectly normal meal when he unexpectedly gripped her neck to choke her four times, firstly with his left hand then with both hands. The ph
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666 women dead, how many more?

In recent news Turkey has revealed the death toll of 666 women till date being killed due to domestic violence, between the years of 2009 and 2012. The interior Ministry have concluded the result of these women’s death is not entirely their husband
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Victims of Government Policy

The latest government stunt, formally known as the bedroom tax has lead a victim of domestic violence to come to terms with losing her council home in East Midlands. She has been residing in the three-bedroom property for 25 years with her son, her c
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Feeling Like a Victim

In an earlier post, I wrote about the vulnerability of highly sensitive people to negative types of people, like narcissists. Because of their compassionate and empathetic nature, many HSPs unwittingly attract people who will use the HSP for their
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Saudi Arabia Issues First Anti-Domestic Abuse Advert For Women & Children

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has issued its first anti-domestic abuse advert.The advert features a hijab-clad woman – with just her eyes visible through the slits in her veil – one of which is blackened and bloodshot.
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Domestic violence figures are disturbingly high, says charity

When the emergency services arrived at Rebecca Beattie's home, a trail of blood led to where she lay, battered, on the kitchen floor. A day after he had promised to kill her if she left him, her partner returned home to find her with friends – atta
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Domestic Violence And Impact On Kids

When we usually think of domestic violence we think of the victim who is usually a helpless woman being hit by a strong man. We think of him abusing her with words, actions, looks, threats, and more. Very few people actually talk about what impact do
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Domestic violence single greatest cause of harm, says top Met police officer

Domestic violence is the greatest cause of harm in British society, one of Britain's most senior police officers has warned.Chief Superintendent John Sutherland of the Metropolitan police was speaking at the Tackling Britain's Gang Culture conferen
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