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Probe against woman who complained against CJI Gogoi violated justice: Official

Speaking to The Indian Express, Laxman Singh Negi, a senior assistant with the Rajya Sabha Secretariat, said that his request to defend the complainant was ignored and the woman was not “given an opportunity” to defend herself.

Chief Justice must subject himself to institutional inquiry on harassment allegations

The Chief Justice of India is a man of the law. It will do him no good, nor to the institution which he is heading, if the issue is shoved under the carpet.


Supreme crisis: CJI's conduct has sent signal he is above all principles of natural justice

Whatever may be the background circumstances that led to the filing of the affidavit, a judge has to act as a judge. Alleging conspiracy theories for which they themselves have furnished no evidence does not befit a judge

SC clears 3-judge panel to probe sexual harassment complaint against CJI Ranjan Gogoi

This inquiry will be in the nature of a departmental inquiry and not a judicial inquiry. It will start on Friday afternoon.

Mumbai: Yoga teacher arrested for ‘molesting’ ex-student

According to the complaint filed by the woman, when the yoga teacher started taking an interest in her personal life and urged her to leave her husband and live with him, she decided to discontinue her classes and joined another yoga class recently.

Complaints of Sexual harassment: Maharashtra sets up internal committees for CMO, ministers’ offices

On March 1, The Indian Express reported that ministers’ offices, including the CMO, in Maharashtra do not have an IC as mandated by law.


Gurgaon: Court rejects bail plea of three men in reporter ‘harassment’ case

A Gurgaon court rejected two bail applications filed by three of the accused under Section 483 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).

Virginia lieutenant governor embattled by new sex allegation

Top Democrats, including a number of presidential hopefuls and most of Virginia's congressional delegation, swiftly and decisively turned against Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax, who stands to become the state's second black governor if Northam quits.

Survey reveals gender discrimination among health trainees and professionals

Of the 653 women recruited across these centres, 346 completed the survey and as many as 291 women reported at least one challenge they faced. As many as 228 reported work-life balance issues, 154 reported gender discrimination and 160 reported sexual harassment or assault.

Sensitisation workshop at Rajya Sabha on harassment of women at work

Two Rajya Sabha officials — secretary general Desh Deepak Verma and secretary P P K Ramacharyulu — said the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013 has had less than desired impact.

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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.

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

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

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.