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Ganesh Acharya charged with stalking, voyeurism, sexual harassment

April 01, 2022 11:54 am

Ganesh Acharya has been charged under sections 354A (sexual harassment), 354C (voyeurism), 354D (stalking) along with other sections.

'Incorrect impression' that guidelines to protect identities were general directions for all POSH cases: HC

March 18, 2022 10:58 pm

The court said that it was an “incorrect impression” that the said directions passed on September 24 last year were general directions governing all matters of POSH

Delhi: Bihar Cricket Association head booked for ‘molestation’ in five-star hotel

March 10, 2022 8:08 am

The accused allegedly called the complainant to the hotel for some work and tried to sexually assault her, said police. No arrest has been made so far.

Cuomo rips 'cancel culture,' hints at political comeback

March 07, 2022 9:11 am

The Democrat made a campaign-like stop at a Brooklyn church Sunday, delivering a speech in which he condemned “cancel culture."

Gujarat: Fresh panel formed to probe harassment allegations against medical college professor

February 22, 2022 11:30 am

The committee constituted on February 21 includes retired deputy secretaries I N Solanki and CM Gohil, and professor and surgery department head of Government Medical College at Surat, Dr Nimesh Varma.

Man creates fake Instagram profile to sexually harass former partner, arrested

January 31, 2022 4:37 am

🔴 The complainant in the case is a man, who is a friend of the woman. The police said the accused’s girlfriend had broken up with him last year because he used to suspect her character.

Chef, his friend held for sexually harassing pub manager in Mumbai's Khar West

January 31, 2022 9:26 am

🔴 The complainant told the police that the two accused Ganesh Bisht (39) and Harish Kanwal (25) stared at her and passed lewd comments. One of them also whistled at her.

False sexual harassment allegations trivialise the offence, harm women empowerment: Delhi HC

January 27, 2022 3:32 am

🔴 “It is evident that the instant FIR was maliciously instituted with an ulterior motive for wreaking vengeance on the Petitioner,” the court said.

Delhi: Civil defence volunteer accuses senior of sexual harassment at SDM office

January 13, 2022 8:35 am

🔴 Priyanka Kashyap, DCP (East), said, “The complainant alleged that the deputy division warden at her office harassed her for sexual favours. He also threatened to terminate her if she told anyone about it."

NCW chairperson seeks withdrawal of 'misogynist' JNU circular

December 28, 2021 5:45 pm

The circular was issued for a counselling session by the JNU on sexual harassment.


MJ Akbar and the #MeToo campaign: A timeline

June 22, 2020 6:13 pm

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.

MJ Akbar better positioned to speak on allegations of sexual harassment: Smriti Irani

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

At a FICCI event in Mumbai, Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani said the junior minister was better positioned to speak on the allegations of sexual harassment levelled against him by at least 7 women journalists.

Six women journalists accuse union minister MJ Akbar of sexual harassment

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

At least 6 women journalists, who have previously worked with MJ Akbar, the Minister of State for External Affairs, accused him of sexual harassment during his time as a journalist and editor.