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After #MeToo, US women seen reporting less workplace harassment

U.S. researchers who surveyed more than 500 women in September 2016 and again in September 2018 found the number reporting sexual harassment at work had fallen - a sign that the #MeToo movement had an impact.

As #MeToo wave ebbs, Kabir Singh is a balm for bruised male entitlement

Would domestic violence cease if films such as Kabir Singh or Dabangg or Tere Naam were not made? Of course not. But popular cinema is a powerful way in which a society negotiates its rights and wrongs.


Cache of nude photos seized from Epstein Mansion raises questions about financier's plea deal

Accusations of sexual predation have dogged Epstein for decades. Until his arrest Saturday, his case had been held up as a prime example of how insulated, powerful men can escape accountability.

The $56 million mansion where Jeffrey Epstein allegedly abused girls

Investigators seized nude photographs of underage girls from the Manhattan townhouse of Epstein as part of a new investigation into allegations he exploited dozens of minors for sex, prosecutors revealed

Jeffrey Epstein accused of abusing girls - what did his famous friends know and see?

In his most extensive known public comments about Epstein, Trump told New York magazine in 2002 that he'd known the financier for 15 years and praised him as a "terrific guy."  "He's a lot of fun to be with," Trump was quoted as saying.

Jeffrey Epstein is accused of luring girls to his Manhattan mansion and abusing them

The billionaire financier is charged with running a sex-trafficking operation that brought dozens of girls as young as 14 to his opulent Upper East Side home.


A #MeToo episode from 1969 casts a long shadow for a folk legend

The furore was over an episode involving two teenage sisters, one 14 and the other 17, visiting Folk singer Peter Yarrow's hotel room in 1969 to seek an autograph. Yarrow answered the door naked.

A beauty queen accuses former Gambian president of rape: ‘I literally stumbled out of there’

Toufah Jallow is the first to publicly accuse the president of sexual assault, just as Gambia is in the process of reckoning with the terrible legacy of the Jammeh regime.

Bill Cosby appeals 2018 conviction for Pennsylvania sex attack

A jury in Pennsylvania, found Bill Cosby guilty in April 2018 of drugging and sexually violating a former friend, at his home near Philadelphia in 2004. It marked the first such criminal conviction of a celebrity accused of sexual misconduct since the #MeToo movement

#MeToo: M J Akbar denies calling Priya Ramani in hotel room in 1994

Akbar, who had resigned as minister on October 17 last year following the allegations levelled during the campaign, vehemently objected to the questions of Ramani's counsel about other women scribes who had also accused him of sexual misconduct.

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Brit Awards 2018: Ed Sheeran, Dua Lipa among the best dressed on the red carpet

The Brit Awards 2018, which was recently held in London to honour global pop music artistes, saw many big faces putting a fashionable foot forward, including singer Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran and Justin Timberlake. The singers also exhibited their support for the Time's Up and #MeToo movements on the red carpet by sporting white roses.

Golden Globe Awards 2018 red carpet is a sea of black

The prestigious 75th Golden Globe Awards red carpet looked like a sea of black, many celebs, nevertheless, managed to jazz up their outfits, while keeping the essence in tact. Scroll down to see more.


The #MeToo women share their experiences

Thousands of men, women, transgenders from different walks of life have been incessantly sharing their harrowing experiences of being abused and harassed. Here are 15 brave women who openly chose to talk about their unfortunate encounter with sexual harassment.

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Tracking the extent of #MeToo in India: News in Numbers

How big was India’s #MeToo movement? Take a look.

'The patriarchal notion that women are not in the right place when working outside homes, persists... Need sensitisation in every workplace'

Justice (retired) Sujata Manohar talks about the importance of #MeToo as a women's empowerment movement, why there is a need for 'fresh thinking' on the 2013 sexual harassment guidelines and more.


Timeline: The story of Me Too started in 1997

#MeToo is a year old but the tag ‘Me Too’ dates back to 1997.

MJ Akbar and the #MeToo campaign: A timeline

Junior minister MJ Akbar has filed a case of criminal defamation against Priya Ramani, the first woman to have publicly accused him of sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour. Here's a timeline the case so far.