The GoM will recommend the action required for effective implementation of the existing provisions, as well as for strengthening the existing legal and institutional frameworks for addressing issues related to sexual harassment at workplace.Oct 24, 2018, 17:32 PM IST
The music Maestro took to his Twitter account to share a note on Monday.
Oct 23, 2018, 07:43 AM IST
After that, a slew of controversies surrounding Vikas Bahl, Sajid Khan, Anu Malik, Anirban Blah, Alok Nath, Chetan Bhagat, Gursimran Khamba and Kailash Kher have emerged.
Oct 22, 2018, 14:03 PM IST
MJ Akbar resigns as MoS, External Affairs amid sexual harassment charges: Read his full statement here
He said that since he is challenging the 'false accusations' levelled against him, he will be stepping down from his post.Oct 17, 2018, 16:58 PM IST
Alok Nath has also sought a written apology and Rs 1 as compensation from Vinta Nanda.Oct 15, 2018, 15:48 PM IST
Claiming that he was being framed, Akbar had on Sunday threatened to take legal action against those who have levelled allegations against him.Oct 15, 2018, 14:53 PM IST
To drive home his point, Chetan Bhagat posted screenshots of an email conversation with the woman who has accused him of sexual misconduct.Oct 15, 2018, 12:43 PM IST
If a person is accused in MeToo movement then matter should be investigated, says MoS Ramdas Athawale
Athawale said that many people have been found guilty in connection with the movement and a proper enquiry should be done.Oct 14, 2018, 18:59 PM IST
Several women have come out in the open and spoken about their personal experiences of sexual harassment.Oct 14, 2018, 16:52 PM IST
MJ Akbar said that he will be taking legal action against those making "wild and baseless" allegations against him.Oct 14, 2018, 16:31 PM IST
The DCW has set up a separate email id for reporting the complaints at metoodcw@gmail.Com. One can also call 181 for any assistance regarding the same, the DCW said in a statement.Oct 14, 2018, 16:12 PM IST
The #MeToo movement has got tremendous support.Oct 14, 2018, 13:02 PM IST
In the wake of the ongoing viral #MeToo movement, Michelle Obama has come in support of the same and asked women to pave the way for the next generation.
Oct 12, 2018, 10:00 AM IST
MoS MJ Akbar has been accused of sexual harassment by several women.Oct 11, 2018, 17:36 PM IST
Akbar, who is travelling outside India, so far has not commented on the allegations.Oct 11, 2018, 15:06 PM IST
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who turned 76 on Thursday and who earlier drew flak for dodging questions on the industry`s #MeToo movement sparked by the Tanushree Dutta-Nana Patekar row, has said women should never be subjected to misbehaviour especially at the workplace.Oct 11, 2018, 14:01 PM IST
#MeToo, a movement against sexual harassment and sexual assault, began a year ago in Hollywood after The New York Times and The New Yorker published several stories about decades-long predation of movie mogul Harvey Weinstein.
Oct 11, 2018, 09:46 AM IST
"It's the person that got away. The old days, it was a little different than Pennsylvania to it," Trump said referring to the GOP's inability to win presidential elections earlier.Oct 11, 2018, 09:11 AM IST
Most women go through sexual harassment, should report to police: NCW chief Rekha Sharma on #MeToo movement
In a statement, Sharma pointed out that if women who have been victims of sexual assault and harassment don't complain then the predators get a reason to do the same with other women.Oct 10, 2018, 15:32 PM IST
Congress has been seeking answers from the Union Minister over the charges asserting that silence is not an option.Oct 10, 2018, 15:10 PM IST