‘Pura’, a play against gender violence

Director Nathalie El Ghoul will present next June in ‘La fabrica’, located in  central Urdesa, ‘Pura’, a play that tries to show the hidden gender violence, which is taken as normal within our society, and will be a fusion of contemporary dance and...

Two men are accused of raping their daughters for several years

The Prosecutor of Pichincha is investigating two cases of alleged sexual abuse toward women, fostered by their parents. Both women are pregnant due the rapes. Last Sunday in the South of Quito was arrested a subject of 53-year-old, who was accused by his daughter of 21 of raping...

Gender violence in Ecuador seems unstoppable

In Ecuador 6 out of 10 women have suffered some kind of gender violence; Morona Santiago, Tungurahua and Pichincha are the provinces with the highest rates on domestic violence registered in the country, according to data provided by the first National Survey of Family Relations...

Barcelona players accused of rape

Attorney Jaime Toral Zalamea filed to the prosecution a criminal complaint against Giovanny Nazareno and Juan Carlos “La Hormiga” Paredes, for allegedly raping María Eugenia Pinto, and Linda Seilema, who pointed out that they were sexually assaulted by both and other...

A minor, who was victim of rape, is in critical condition

A five-year-old girl is hospitalized in serious condition, because of having been raped by a man in New Delhi for two days, which has provoked protests in the Indian capital, said the local press. The Hindu newspaper said the girl was missing since last Monday, and two days later...