Former top cop named Bengal human rights panel`s acting chief

West Bengal government Monday appointed former state police chief Naparajit Mukherjee as acting chairperson of the state human rights panel.

SC declines to entertain plea for action against intern

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to entertain a petition seeking action against the woman intern for levelling charges of sexual harassment against former apex court judge AK Ganguly.

Ganguly`s resignation hurts Somnath Chatterjee, TMC welcomes

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Tuesday said that Justice AK Ganguly, accused of sexually harassing a law intern, had to resign as chief of the WBHRC `without proof or investigation`.

Sexual harassment case: Allegations against me are baseless, says Justice Ganguly

Justice AK Ganguly said that the allegations against him regarding sexual harassment case were baseless.

Cabinet has done whatever it could do: Azad on Ganguly

Expressing his ignorance about allegations that Justice (retd) AK Ganguly was framed for his 2G verdict, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday said Union Cabinet has done whatever done in his matter.

Sexual harassment case: AK Ganguly quits as NJUS faculty

Retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly has written a letter to the Vice Chancellor of National University of Juridical Sciences opting out from his position as the guest faculty at the University.

Union Cabinet clears note for presidential reference against ex-SC judge AK Ganguly

In a major embarrassment for former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, the Central government on Thursday cleared the proposal for Presidential reference for his removal as head of West Bengal Human Rights Commission (WBHRC) in connection with sexual harassment allegations made against him by a law intern.

Justice Ganguly case: Govt to decide on Presidential reference today?

The government is likely to decide on sending a Presidential reference to the Supreme Court in the alleged sexual harassment case of Justice (retd) AK Ganguly on Thursday.

Kirti Azad for early removal of Justice Ganguly from WBHRC

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirti Azad on Tuesday said that former Supreme Court Justice AK Ganguly should have been removed from the West Bengal Human Rights Commission immediately after he was accused of molesting a law intern.

Sexual harassment: Govt to send Prez ref for probe against AK Ganguly

Government is likely to send this week a Presidential reference to the Supreme Court for conducting a probe into the allegation of sexual harassment against Justice (retd) A K Ganguly after the Attorney General has endorsed it.

After BJP and TMC, now Congress wants action against AK Ganguly

In what may spell more trouble for retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, who has been accused of sexually harassing a law intern last year, Congress has now urged the Delhi Police to take appropriate action against him.

Won`t say anything on future course of action: Justice Ganguly

Keeping his cards close to chest, retired Supreme Court Judge justice AK Ganguly today said he was yet to decide his future course of action if the law intern files a complaint with the police.

Former Bengal Lokayukta extends support to Ganguly

Amid demands for Justice (Retd) A K Ganguly`s removal as WBHRC chairman following a complaint of sexual harassment by a law intern, a former state Lokayukta today came to his defence.

Law intern case: A-G finds Justice AK Ganguly prima facie ‘guilty’, claim reports

In a significant development in the law intern sexual harassment case, the Attorney General of India on Friday said prima facie retired Supreme Court judge Justice Asok Kumar Ganguly was guilty in the case, television reports said.

Kolkata lawyers march to protest witch-hunt against Ganguly

Over 100 Calcutta High Court advocates Wednesday took out a silent march here showing solidarity with ex-judge AK Ganguly amid a growing chorus for his removal as the West Bengal Human Rights Commission chairman.

Home, law ministries meet to discuss Ganguly case

The union home ministry is consulting the law ministry on demands for removal of Justice (retd) AK Ganguly as the chief of the West Bengal human rights panel following allegations of sexual harassment against him, official sources said.

Home Ministry starts consultations with Law Ministry on Justice Ganguly

Home Ministry started consultations with the Law Ministry on the issue of demands for removal of former Supreme Court judge A K Ganguly.

Justice Ganguly takes suo motu cognisance of outraging modesty of girl

West Bengal Human Rights Commission chairman Justice (retd) Ashok Kumar Ganguly, indicted by a Supreme Court judges` committee for "conduct of sexual nature", has taken suo motu cognisance of a case of outraging the modesty of a young girl.

Law against sexual harassment at work place comes into effect

The law to check sexual harassment at work place which prescribes strict punishment, including termination of service, for the the guilty and similar penalties in case of a frivolous complaint has come into effect from Monday.

Sexual harassment case: Demands for Justice Ganguly’s ouster grow louder

Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaising has sought action against retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly in a letter to the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday.