Ranjana Saikia, the head of TERI's Internal Complaints Committee who headed the 3-member panel which found its former director general RK Pachauri guilty of sexual harassment of a junior colleague, has resigned.
A diplomat at the Saudi Arabia embassy in New Delhi has been booked for rape while his wife and daughter have been booked for torturing domestic helps in this Millennium City, Haryana Police said Tuesday.
In sordid twist to the Delhi student eve-teasing case, a young biker, who was arrested on Monday on charges of harassing and intimidating a Delhi University student Jasleen Kaur in the Tilak Nagar locality, on Tuesday accused her of being affiliated with the ruling Aam Admi Party (AAP).
"I am Dawood Ibrahim that is why I am being hounded" St Stephen's college principal Valson Thampu on Thursday said, expressing anguish over the "way" he is being "attacked" in connection with a research scholar's sexual harassment case.
St Stephen's College principal Valson Thampu, who was summoned by the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW), on Wednesday said that he feels sorry for the research scholar, who accused a college professor Satish Kumar of sexual harassment.
Days after a woman, who filed a sexual harassment case against R K Pachauri, wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to ensure a fair investigation, the green body TERI Tuesday said that it had gone "out of its way" to protect her and given her special privileges.
A committee set up to redress complaints of victims of sexual harassment at workplace can recommend transfer of the charged officer or grant leave to the affected woman upto three months, the government told Parliament on Wednesday.
The 27-year-old woman researcher, who filed a sexual harassment case against former director general of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) RK Pachauri, has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to sack the 74-year-old from all posts of the green body so that the investigation is carried out in a "free and fair" manner.
The woman who had filed a complaint of sexual harassment against globally known climate scientist RK Pachauri has written to PM Narendra Modi, seeking help in the case against the TERI chief, according to a report.
A missed call has spelt disaster for a family in an interior village, several kilometres away from here, with the father committing suicide in the wake of alleged sexual torture of his school-going girl by a group of youths.
For the first time, the victims of sexual assault at Cambridge University can report their cases directly to officials at one of the world's oldest educational institutions, which was criticised earlier for its failure to protect its students from sexual violence.