Sexual harassment

Brad Pitt threatened to kill Harvey Weinstein for Gwyneth Paltrow

Brad Pitt threatened to kill Harvey Weinstein for Gwyneth Paltrow

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow revisited her own experiences with Harvey Weinstein in the 1990s, revealing that actor Brad Pitt had threatened to kill the producer when she told him of the alleged sexual harassment she faced at Weinstein's hands.

May 25, 2018, 16:15 PM IST
SC asks HCs to form anti-sexual harassment panels in all courts within 2 months

SC asks HCs to form anti-sexual harassment panels in all courts within 2 months

The Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act of 2013 requires every workplace to set up committees to probe sexual harassment complaints.

May 11, 2018, 12:56 PM IST
'Dev D' actress Mahie Gill reveals how she faced casting couch in Bollywood

'Dev D' actress Mahie Gill reveals how she faced casting couch in Bollywood

A few days back Radhika Apte and Marathi actress Usha Jadhav too had opened up about the incidents of casting couch.

May 02, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Aditi Rao Hydari opens up about #MeToo movement

Aditi Rao Hydari opens up about #MeToo movement

McGowan had also started the #MeToo hash tag to raise awareness about sexual harassment.

May 01, 2018, 16:49 PM IST
Ashley Judd sues Harvey Weinstein

Ashley Judd sues Harvey Weinstein

The actress has claimed that Weinstein smeared her reputation with director Peter Jackson.

May 01, 2018, 15:44 PM IST
Rakhi Sawant opens up about casting couch

Rakhi Sawant opens up about casting couch

Rakhi completely supports Saroj Khan in the opinion that there is no coercion involved when sexual favours are exchanged. 

Apr 30, 2018, 15:13 PM IST
Shatrughan Sinha defends Saroj Khan, says sexual favours happen in entertainment and political world

Shatrughan Sinha defends Saroj Khan, says sexual favours happen in entertainment and political world

Sinha himself does not deny the existence of the casting couch.

Apr 26, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
Radhika Apte, Usha Jadhav break their silence on sexual harassment in film industry

Radhika Apte, Usha Jadhav break their silence on sexual harassment in film industry

The documentary also features other actresses sharing their sexual harassment experiences in the showbiz world.

Apr 26, 2018, 08:20 AM IST
Saroj Khan defends casting couch, apologises

Saroj Khan defends casting couch, apologises

The comment comes in the wake of a debate which got intensified after southern actress Sri Reddy caused a stir by sitting semi-naked on a road in Hyderabad to protest against the casting couch menace in the film world.

 

Apr 25, 2018, 07:53 AM IST
Sri Reddy slams Saroj Khan for defending casting couch in film industry

Sri Reddy slams Saroj Khan for defending casting couch in film industry

Saroj Khan's comments on casting couch during a press conference held recently have triggered massive controversy.

 

Apr 24, 2018, 14:00 PM IST
Meesha Shafi #MeToo row: Eyewitnesses come out in support of Ali Zafar

Meesha Shafi #MeToo row: Eyewitnesses come out in support of Ali Zafar

Last week on Thursday, Shafi, who is also an actor-singer had accused her colleague Ali Zafar of sexual harassment. 

Apr 23, 2018, 08:38 AM IST
Sexual harassment survivors in Bollywood must speak up: Anurag Kashyap

Sexual harassment survivors in Bollywood must speak up: Anurag Kashyap

The ace filmmaker also slammed the media for being 'obsessed with Bollywood' as 'sexual harassment exists' in every field.

Apr 22, 2018, 16:17 PM IST
Pakistan's #MeToo: Momina Mustehsan urges Ali Zafar to apologise

Pakistan's #MeToo: Momina Mustehsan urges Ali Zafar to apologise

Mustehsaan posted an open letter on social media, admitting that she has been a subject of harassment herself.

 

Apr 21, 2018, 18:38 PM IST
After Meesha Shafi, more women say #MeToo for Ali Zafar

After Meesha Shafi, more women say #MeToo for Ali Zafar

Make-up artist Leena Ghani thanked Shafi for being brave enough to speak out.

 

Apr 20, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
Ali Zafar reacts to Meesha Shaafi's allegation, says I intend to take this through the courts of law

Ali Zafar reacts to Meesha Shaafi's allegation, says I intend to take this through the courts of law

Zafar took to Twitter to issue a statement categorically denying all claims of harassment lodged against him by Shafi.

 

Apr 19, 2018, 20:04 PM IST
Pakistani actress Meesha Shafi accuses Ali Zafar of sexual harassment

Pakistani actress Meesha Shafi accuses Ali Zafar of sexual harassment

This revelation comes in the wake of the MeToo campaign that had eclipsed the Academy Awards event this year.

 

Apr 19, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
Telugu actress Jeevitha Rajasekhar releases a controversial video of Sri Reddy

Telugu actress Jeevitha Rajasekhar releases a controversial video of Sri Reddy

Sandhya alleged that Jeevitha used to exploit young girls.

Apr 19, 2018, 00:04 AM IST
Sri Reddy Leaks: Pawan Kalyan knows the truth of casting couch, alleges Maadhavi Latha

Sri Reddy Leaks: Pawan Kalyan knows the truth of casting couch, alleges Maadhavi Latha

Pawan Kalyan recently talked about the ongoing Sri Reddy controversy.

Apr 16, 2018, 16:09 PM IST
Indian women rarely make false claims, delay in filing rape case doesn't mean she lied: HC

Indian women rarely make false claims, delay in filing rape case doesn't mean she lied: HC

The judge also held that a mere absence of injuries does not lead to the conclusion that there was no sexual assault.

Apr 07, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan opens up on sexual harassment, lauds 'MeToo' movement

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan opens up on sexual harassment, lauds 'MeToo' movement

It was only after people started sharing their personal stories with a #MeToo on social media that cases of sexual harassment at workplace became a talking point.

Mar 27, 2018, 10:11 AM IST