Days after a court refused to hear his plea, TERI Director General RK Pachauri, who is facing sexual harassment allegations from a woman employee, on Wednesday moved Delhi High Court seeking permission to travel abroad for next week's Global Water Summit in Greece.
Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari has set up a three-member panel to investigate sexual harassment charges against SK Gangele, a sitting judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court, nearly a month after admitting a motion supported by 58 Rajya Sabha members to impeach him.
Ugandan star distance runner and Commonwealth Gold medalist Moses Kipsiro says he may have to flee the east African country after receiving threats stemming from sexual harassment claims he made against a coach.
Two teachers of a government school in Maharashtra's Akola district were booked on charges of outraging the modesty of a woman, after as many as 55 girl students accused the duo of sexually harassing them, police said on Thursday.
A woman resident of the city on Saturday filed a complaint with Delhi police against an immigration officer who allegedly verbally sexually harassed her at Indira Gandhi International Airport in the national capital.
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.
TERI Director-General RK Pachauri, who is facing sexual harassment allegations from a woman employee, was on Saturday granted anticipatory bail by a Delhi court which rejected the request of police for his custody.
Taking strong exception to most of the private companies in the country not having internal committees to address sexual harassment cases, the Centre has asked leading business chambers to submit monthly compliance report and said strict action will be taken against violators.
The Uttar Pradesh government has issued a circular asking teachers and school staff not to interact with pupils on social media, phone or through e-mails, a move which it said is intended to check "sexual harassment" of students.
The United States called on China on Thursday to immediately release five women`s rights activists, who were detained for apparently planning to demonstrate against sexual harassment on public transport.