Reddit unveils new 'anti-harassment' rules

In a bid to curb online harassment, Reddit has reportedly announced new anti-harassment rules.

Three girls harassed on Punjab buses in separate incidents

Even as the blame-game over the death of a girl after being pushed from a moving bus, continues, at least two other cases of alleged harassment of girls, including one in a vehicle allegedly belonging to an Akali leader, have come to light.

Punjab: Sisters harassed onboard bus owned by Akali leader in Muktsar

Another shocking incident of alleged molestation of two teenage girls has been reported in the Muktsar district of Punjab on Friday.

Girl harassed, blackmailed in Faridabad

A 22-year-old girl, resident of sector-16 of Faridabad, has accused a man of threatening, extortion and blackmailing her, police said.

Youth booked for harassing girl in Faridabad

A 17-year-old girl has filed a case against a youth for allegedly harassing her, police said on Thursday.

Two youths trying to protect sister against harassment shot in Bihar

A youth was killed while his brother was battling for life after being shot by miscreants when they duo tried to stop them from harassing their sister in a village in Nalanda district of Bihar

Instagram introduces new guidelines to cut down harassment and pornography
Instagram introduces new guidelines to cut down harassment and pornography

Photo-sharing app Instagram has introduced new community guidelines to control harassment and pornography.

Youth arrested for blackmailing girls on social media

 A youth has been arrested for allegedly blackmailing girls after befriending them on social networking sites, police said on Friday.

Youth booked for harassing girl in Uttar Pradesh

A youth has been booked for allegedly harassing a girl in Biral village under Budhana police station here, police said.

All married women's suicides can't be due to harrassment: Court

Every suicide by married women cannot be presumed to have been caused by harassment by the husbands or in-laws, a Delhi court said on Monday and acquitted a man giving him the benefit of doubt.

MHA suspends immigration officer for allegedly harassing woman at IGI airport

The Home Ministry on Friday suspended an immigration officer at the Delhi airport after a female passenger complained that he allegedly verbally sexually harassed her by asking some offensive questions, adding that a departmental action has also been taken against the accused.

Thousands of Afghan refugees facing harassment flee Pakistan

Crossing back into his native Afghanistan from Pakistan, Nezamuddin wept as he recounted the hardships his family of 11 had faced in their years as refugees, troubles that only grew insufferable after a recent terror attack there killed 150 people.

Afghan delegation protests harassment of refugees in Pakistan

A visiting Afghan parliamentary delegation on Monday complained about the harassment of Afghan refugees in Pakistan in the aftermath of a deadly Taliban attack on an army-run school here last December.

Don't harass pensioners, govt tells banks

Against the backdrop of complaints of pensioners' harassment, the government has directed banks not to insist that retired government employees be physically present for giving life certificates for continuation of pension.

Minor girl harassed, brother beaten up in UP

An eighth standard girl was allegedly harassed and her brother beaten up by three youths at Kairana town in Shamli district, police said on Wednesday.

Girl harassed by doctor inside clinic in Meerut

A 22-year-old girl was allegedly harassed by a doctor inside his clinic situated at Baghpat Road here, police said on Sunday.

Moral policing in Mumbai: Young couple harassed, beaten up

A young couple was harassed and beaten up by a mob in Badlapur railway station of Thane, Mumbai. Anyone who identifies the perpetrators can call up the numbers shown in the video and reveal their identity.

Moral policing: Couple harassed, beaten up in Thane

A couple was harassed and beaten up by a mob in Badlapur railway station, Thane.

Rise in sexual harassment cases at workplace: Govt

 The number of compalints registered with the National Commission for Women (NCW) concerning sexual harassment of women at workplaces has been showing an increasing trend lately, the government today said.

Haryana bus assault: Rohtak sisters to undergo lie-detector test
Haryana bus assault: Rohtak sisters to undergo lie-detector test

Pooja and Aarti, the Rohtak sisters who had shot to limelight after a video of them taking on their alleged molesters in a roadways bus surfaced last month, will now undergo polygraph or lie-detector test.