Visva Bharati suspends three students accused of alleged sexual harassment

The prestigious Visva Bharati University has suspended three students for their alleged involvement in the sexual harassment of a girl student, as per news reports on Saturday.

Visva Bharati lodges complaint on student's sexual harassment

The Visva Bharati University authorities on Saturday lodged a police complaint against four persons, including three students, in connection with the alleged sexual harassment of a girl student.

Visva Bharati student complains of sexual harassment

The Visva Bharati University authority is looking into a complaint by a girl student of Kala Bhavan that she was "sexually harassed" by three students of the same department.

Varsity probes alleged sexual harassment of northeast student

The Visva Bharati University in West Bengal's Shantiniketan is looking into a sexual harassment complaint by a student from the northeast, an official said on Friday.

Sexual harassment: SC issues notice to Madhya Pradesh HC judge
Sexual harassment: SC issues notice to Madhya Pradesh HC judge

The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the probe into allegations of sexual harassment by a former Gwalior district judge against a sitting judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.

Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son booked on rape charge

A case of rape was registered against the son of Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on a complaint by a woman who claimed that she is married to him, even as his engagement ceremony took place on Wednesday.

Why two young girls with 'American dream' ended their lives in Rohtak

This town in Haryana - the state infamous for skewed sex ratio – has yet to come to terms with the death of two teenage girls earlier this week.

Delhi HC declines relief to VP of school in sexual harassment case

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday refused to provide any relief to a Vice-Principal of a school here who had challenged disciplinary proceedings against her for levelling "unsubstantiated" allegations of sexual harassment in 2013 against then Principal and three other teaching staff of the institution.

Sexual harassment: Gwalior judge moves SC, expresses dissatisfaction over probe committee

A woman additional district and sessions judge in Gwalior, who had alleged sexual harassment against a Madhya Pradesh High Court judge, Tuesday, moved Supreme Court expressing dissatisfaction over setting up of a committee to look into her complaint.

Girl kills self after being made to remove clothes at school as punishment

A 12-year-old girl on Saturday committed suicide after she was allegedly made to remove some of her clothes by a teacher as punishment for bringing a mobile phone to school, police said.

Constable arrested for sexually harassing woman colleague in Tamil Nadu

In two separate incidents of police personnel being allegedly involved in sexual harassment of their women colleagues in the district, a police constable was arrested while another absconding.

Two women from Manipur harassed by landlord in Delhi

Two young Manipuri women were allegedly harassed and abused by the 42-year-old landlord of one of the two in South Delhi`s Mohammadpur area, police said.

Professor sent to police custody in obscene letter case

A local court sent a professor of the Gujarat University to a one-day police custody here on Friday, in connection with a sexual harassment case, for allegedly writing obscene letters to three of his women colleagues.

Professor held for writing obscene letters to women colleagues

A 56-year-old professor from Gujarat University was on Thursday arrested on charges of sexually harassing three women colleagues after he allegedly wrote obscene letters to them, police said.

Alleged sexual harassment of lady judge figures in Rajya Sabha

Complaining of sexual harassment by a judge of Madhya Pradesh High Court, the additional judge had resigned on July 15 and wrote to the Chief Justice of India and others on August 1 in this regard.

Alleged sexual harassment of lady judge figures in RS

The issue of alleged sexual harassment of a lady judge in Gwalior was raised in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with senior lawyer and nominated member KTS Tulsi demanding immediate action on her complaint saying it would otherwise demoralise lady judges in the country.

MP judge sexual harassment case: Law Minister seeks fair inquiry

Allegations of sexual harassment levelled by an additional district judge in Madhya Pradesh against a High Court judge should be inquired into fairly and appropriate action should be taken, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Tuesday.

MP judge harassment case: CJI`s bench to hear petition

The Supreme Court on Tuesday did not take up a petition filed by advocate ML Sharma seeking dismissal of Madhya Pradesh High Court judge who has been accused of sexual harassment by a woman additional district and sessions judge in Gwalior.

PIL filed in SC on woman judge issue

PIL was on Monday filed in the Supreme Court seeking lodging of an FIR and judicial inquiry to take action on the complaint of a woman judge of Gwalior who has accused a Madhya Pradesh High Court judge of sexually harassing her due to which she had to quit judicial service.

MP HC judge accused of sexual harassment should be impeached: Indira Jaising

A group of female lawyers said on Monday that the impeachment proceedings should be initiated against the Madhya Pradesh High Court judge.