Child Sex Offenders Could Face Life Behind Bars Under New Laws

September 5, 2019

PA/The Carly Ryan Foundation Child sex offenders could face life behind bars under a new legislation set to be introduced in Australian federal parliament next week.  It’s been revealed approximately one in three child sex offenders don’t spend any time in prison for their actions in Australia, but the new law would leave judges with no choice but to put paedophiles behind bars. Under the Crimes Legislation Amendment (Sexual Crimes…


India’s NiYO ‘neo-bank’ raises $35M to help blue-collar workers access financial services

NiYo Solutions, a Bangalore-based ‘neo-bank’ that helps salaried employees and blue-collar workers access company benefits and other financial services, has raised $35 million in a new funding round to expand its business in the nation and explore international markets for some of its products. The four-year-old startup, which serves small and medium businesses and other salaried employees across India, raised its Series B from Horizons Ventures, Tencent, and existing investor…

July 11, 2019