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Shakeela actor Richa Chadha: A bad relationship isn't #MeToo

Richa Chadha on India's #MeToo movement and the recent sexual assault allegation against director Rajkumar Hirani.

Men are scared: Abhishek Chaubey on Bollywood post #MeToo

Director Abhishek Chaubey said while he had a sense of "these things" happening in the industry, he didn't know the extent of the exploitation.

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It has become trial by Twitter: Emraan Hashmi defends Why Cheat India director Soumik Sen

Emraan Hashmi said it is not easy to validate the authenticity of allegations made by the women as there can be many who would jump on the MeToo bandwagon to "settle scores."

Rajkumar Hirani is a thorough gentleman: Arshad Warsi

Arshad Warsi, who has worked with Rajkumar Hirani in Munna Bhai MBBS and Lage Raho Munna Bhai, responded to the case of sexual assault against the filmmaker. Arshad also spoke on the Me Too movement and future of Munna Bhai 3.

Rajkumar Hirani sexual assault case: Arshad Warsi, Boney Kapoor, Vinta Nanda and others react

Rajkumar Hirani is the latest B-town star who has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman during the making of Sanju in 2018. While the filmmaker has denied all allegations, Arshad Warsi, Boney Kapoor, Dia Mirza, Vinta Nanda and others from the industry have expressed shock.

Frames of change

The Golden Globes celebrated diversity. The biggest winner was Netflix

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Witnessed changes in Hollywood post #MeToo: Margot Robbie

Actor Margot Robbie said her new film and upcoming project Birds of Prey are examples of the changed mindset in the film industry. Mary Queen of Scots, which also features Saoirse Ronan, released in US last November.

What to expect in 2019: The new language of politics

Every 5 years, elections are fought amid new ideas that were not central to the previous polls. This time, the additions include nationalism, social media as everyone’s tool for connecting with voters, MeToo, and a repositioning of parties in the secular-communal debate.

Accused of sexual harassment, Subodh Gupta steps down as Goa fest curator, denies charges

#MeToo: Subodh Gupta called the allegations against him — posted on an anonymously-run Instagram account Scene and Herd — “false and fabricated”.

MeToo: Home Ministry tells states to set up panels for complaints

The letter comes days after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh held the first meeting of the Group of Ministers (GoM) set up in the wake of the MeToo campaign.

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