Sexual harassment

Sexual harassment, assault goes unnoticed at UN: Victims

Sexual harassment, assault goes unnoticed at UN: Victims

Several cases of sexual harassment and assault have been reported at the UN offices around the world.

Jan 19, 2018, 09:45 AM IST
Golden Globes 2018: Hollywood celebrities dazzle in black

Golden Globes 2018: Hollywood celebrities dazzle in black

Actors and actresses turned out in black this year in solidarity with victims of Weinstein and numerous other figures exposed by the harassment and abuse scandal, including Kevin Spacey, Brett Ratner and Dustin Hoffman.

Jan 08, 2018, 07:59 AM IST
Former Trump campaign manager accused of sexual harassment

Former Trump campaign manager accused of sexual harassment

"I'm wearing this silver suit and stretchy pants, and after the photo, he smacks my ass really hard," Villa told Politico. "It was completely demeaning and shocking."

Dec 23, 2017, 18:14 PM IST
The whole situation has been bizarre for me: Will Smith on Harvey Weinstein

The whole situation has been bizarre for me: Will Smith on Harvey Weinstein

Blaming his naivety, the 49-year-old actor said the fact that people like Weinstein existed in the world filled him with bewilderment.

Dec 18, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
Jessica Chastain applauds Salma Hayek

Jessica Chastain applauds Salma Hayek

She added, "I ask all of our male allies in this industry, why have your journeys been so different from ours."

Dec 16, 2017, 10:35 AM IST
If you're a victim, come out and talk about it: Neha Dhupia

If you're a victim, come out and talk about it: Neha Dhupia

Neha Dhupia feels '#MeToo' -- the campaign to raise awareness about sexual harassment -- is not only valid for people associated with the entertainment industry, but for everyone. The actress says a victim should not hesitate to share one's ordeal and instead save innocents from facing same fate by talking about it.

Dec 13, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
Man gets 3-year rigorous imprisonment for molesting minor girl

Man gets 3-year rigorous imprisonment for molesting minor girl

A district court has awarded three years' rigorous imprisonment to a 34-year-old man for molesting a 15-year-old girl in his neighbourhood.

Dec 13, 2017, 12:39 PM IST
'Zero tolerance' for such behaviour: Vistara on Bollywood actress harassment case

'Zero tolerance' for such behaviour: Vistara on Bollywood actress harassment case

Hours after a Bollywood actress was allegedly harassed by a middle-aged man on a Vistara flight, the airline replied saying they were carrying out a detailed investigation.

Dec 10, 2017, 11:05 AM IST
Will name & shame if ensured safety: Richa on sexual harassment

Will name & shame if ensured safety: Richa on sexual harassment

Richa says she was attacked for a blog post regarding the sexual harassment situation "even by feminists who asked why don't you name and shame.''

Dec 09, 2017, 15:22 PM IST
Four lab technicians arrested for `sexually harassing' trainees

Four lab technicians arrested for `sexually harassing' trainees

On a specific complaint made by a trainee, a case was registered in the Chilkalaguda police station.

Dec 02, 2017, 23:58 PM IST
There are predators absolutely everywhere: Tom Hanks

There are predators absolutely everywhere: Tom Hanks

 Tom Hanks doesn't feel that it is late to change things and learn how to behave in society.

Dec 01, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
US Congressman John Conyers steps down amid sexual harassment probe

US Congressman John Conyers steps down amid sexual harassment probe

United States Democratic congressman John Conyers has stepped down as ranking member of House Judiciary Committee while sexual harassment and workplace abuse allegations are investigated.

Nov 27, 2017, 06:39 AM IST
Woman constable sexually harassed by senior cop, calls on Chouhan

Woman constable sexually harassed by senior cop, calls on Chouhan

The woman constable working in Bhopal alleged that she was sexually harassed by Additional SP Rajendra Verma.

Nov 26, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
Differently-abled girl allegedly raped in Madhya Pradesh, accused arrested

Differently-abled girl allegedly raped in Madhya Pradesh, accused arrested

One person has been arrested in connection with the case.

Nov 25, 2017, 10:30 AM IST
Bhopal ASP booked for sexually harassing woman constable

Bhopal ASP booked for sexually harassing woman constable

On Tuesday, another woman had accused an Indore Deputy Superintendent of Police of sexually harassing her for the past 12 years. 

Nov 24, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

Another US lawmaker John Conyers accused of sexual harassment

Powerful Democratic lawmaker John Conyers, the longest-serving US congressman, settled a wrongful dismissal complaint after a former staffer said she was sacked because she would "not succumb to (his) sexual advances," BuzzFeed News reported.

Nov 22, 2017, 10:52 AM IST
Bisexual women more prone to sexual assault, says study

Bisexual women more prone to sexual assault, says study

It is noted that 50 percent of bisexual women have experienced rape at one point in their lifetime, while approximately 75 percent reported experiencing sexual violence. 
 

Nov 16, 2017, 20:00 PM IST
Sexual harassment not gender specific, says Mukesh Bhatt

Sexual harassment not gender specific, says Mukesh Bhatt

Bollywood producer Mukesh Bhatt says sexual harassment is not gender specific.

Nov 14, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
US goalie Hope Solo accuses former FIFA president Sepp Blatter of grabbing her

US goalie Hope Solo accuses former FIFA president Sepp Blatter of grabbing her

Solo was present on the stage alongside Blatter to present the FIFA Women’s World Player of The Year award to her USA teammate Abby Wambach.

Nov 11, 2017, 15:08 PM IST
Mariah Carey's ex-bodyguard accuses her of sexual harassment

Mariah Carey's ex-bodyguard accuses her of sexual harassment

Mariah Careys former bodyguard Michael Anello says the pop diva sexually harassed him by flouncing around in sheer lingerie while he was on the job. He has now threatened to sue her.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:00 PM IST