Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022

sexual harassement


Minor girl’s ‘social media friend’ held for harassment

November 01, 2021 3:34 am

According to the police, the incident took place in the first week of October, when around eight students of a girl's school in Mumbai received pictures of male private parts on WhatsApp.

UP: 16-yr-old girl jumps to death 'over sexual harassment', one held

October 28, 2020 5:38 am

According to police, the accused possessed the victim's photos, which he had allegedly used to blackmail her.

Hachette says it won’t publish Woody Allen’s book

March 07, 2020 11:47 am

Ronan Farrow and his adopted sister, Dylan Farrow, have long accused Allen of molesting her when she was a child, allegations he has denied.

Plea against clean chit to harass me: JNU Professor accused of sexual harassment

May 08, 2019 3:28 am

The submissions were made in an affidavit filed in the High Court, following the court’s notice to him and JNU on the petition filed by the women against the July 23, 2018, ICC report.

Just Say Sorry

October 22, 2018 12:10 am

Offence is not always the best form of defence.

Hardlook: Committees made to check sexual harassment in colleges, universities falling short of mark

April 12, 2019 11:26 am

Complaints of sexual harassment by two Delhi University students this year have put the focus on Internal Complaints Committees, meant to address such concerns. But with insufficient student representation and scant regard for guidelines, many colleges are falling short of the mark. The Indian Express report

Apoorva to Telugu heroes: Will you fight for women only in films?

April 16, 2018 9:30 pm

After Sri Reddy's Me Too-style protest against sexual misconduct in the Telugu film industry where she demanded the safety for women in the industry, MAA has agreed to set up a Committee Against Sexual Harassment and even revoked its ban on her.

China revokes academic title of professor accused of sexual harassment

January 15, 2018 10:03 am

Beihang University in Beijing said last week that it removed Chen Xiaowu from his teaching posts after an investigation found he had engaged in "sexual harassment behaviour" that seriously violated professional ethics and the school's code of conduct.

Case registered against A K Saseendran, summoned on July 28

May 29, 2017 2:22 pm

The offences against Saseendran pertain to sexual harassment, stalking and insulting the modesty of a woman.

Yet another cheating complaint against Bandra bizman held for rape

October 08, 2014 4:21 am

Clarence Pereira was arrested on August 22 after three women filed separate FIRs against him.