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Deepika Padukone rubbishes rumours of working with #MeToo accused Luv Ranjan

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone was at the receiving end of the Twitterati after she was spotted at Luv Rajan with ex-beau Ranbir Kapoor. The rumours were rife that the actress has signed her next film with Luv Ranjan opposite the Kapoor lad.

Aug 06, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

Sexual harassment: Ali asks Meesha to face the court

A year after singer Meesha Shafi accused Ali Zafar of sexual harassment, the singer-actor on Saturday urged her to face the court as her case against him was dismissed. He even drew a parallel between her and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai.

Apr 27, 2019, 23:28 PM IST

Chief Justice deserves justice, but should not give it to himself

CJI Ranjan Gogoi has set a good precedent, but he perhaps could have done better.

Apr 23, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

Ajay Devgn dodges query on Alok Nath's #MeToo allegations

The film, a romantic comedy, also stars Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh, is written and co-produced by Ranjan and directed by Akiv Ali.

Apr 02, 2019, 21:26 PM IST

There are outspoken people in Bollywood: Rhea Kapoor

The 32-year-old producer said it is important to be responsible about being outspoken.

Mar 25, 2019, 11:06 AM IST

Rajkumar Hirani named in MeToo: Industry largely silent, outspoken few disturbed

The writer-director, who has named Alok Nath for sexual assault, is extremely vocal on the allegations again Hirani.

Jan 14, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

Yearender 2018: From Kathua rape case to MeToo, major controversies India witnessed

Let us retrace our steps to all the major controversies that made the headlines.

Dec 31, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

Maneka Gandhi writes to Rajyavardhan Rathore, seeks probe into alleged sexual harassment cases at All India Radio (AIR)

In her letter, Maneka has asked Rathore to ensure that a sensitive and fair system is put in place to address the issue.

Nov 15, 2018, 13:27 PM IST

Sushant Singh Rajput's Twitter handle is now verified

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who was accused of sexual misconduct by co-actor Sangeeta Sanghi,has got his blue tick back on Twitter.

Oct 19, 2018, 19:58 PM IST

AAP seeks criminal proceedings against MJ Akbar over sexual harassment charges

Over the last fortnight, about 20 women have come forward to narrate their experiences of alleged sexual harassment at the hands of Akbar.

Oct 17, 2018, 18:27 PM IST

MeToo has arrived in India, but yet to reach Bharat; may start reform, not revolution

Slowly but steadily, voices will spring up against misconduct even in the hinterland, inspired and egged on by women who have stood up to be counted.

Oct 16, 2018, 17:07 PM IST

Akshay Kumar to team up with 'astronauts' Vidya Balan, Nimrat Kaur for R Balki's next?

Reportedly, both Vidya and Nimrat will be seen in the role of scientists in the film while Akshay will be seen in an integral role in the whole plot. 

Oct 16, 2018, 11:39 AM IST

Truth is my only defence in MeToo movement: Journalist counters MJ Akbar over defamation case

Journalist Priya Ramani, who has levelled sexual harassment charges against Union minister MJ Akbar as part of the MeToo movement, has said that she is ready to “fight allegations of defamation”.

Oct 15, 2018, 20:43 PM IST

Jwala Gutta shares her 'me too' moment, alleges mental harassment, selection bias

The Me Too movement gained momentum in India after a number of women from different fields of work revealed their stories of harassment and leveled an allegation against many known personalities.

Oct 09, 2018, 22:04 PM IST

Sonakshi Sinha mum on Tanushree-Nana row

The #MeToo movement has gained momentum in Bollywood with Tanushree alleging that Nana harassed her on the sets of their 2008 film 'Horn Ok Pleassss'. 

 

Oct 07, 2018, 14:57 PM IST

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

Oscar 2018 nominees in main categories

This year it's going to be the 90th Academy Awards ceremony.

Mar 02, 2018, 16:14 PM IST

Oscars 2018: Stage set for Academy Awards to mark year eclipsed by #MeToo campaign

This year's Oscars is seen as an opportunity for the industry to support female filmmaking.

Mar 02, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

US troops gather outside Pentagon in #MeTooMilitary protest

A group of active and retired US troops gathered in freezing temperatures outside the Pentagon today to bring attention to sexual assault and harassment in the military.

Jan 09, 2018, 00:40 AM IST

Mallika Dua narrates horrifying molestation incident, joins 'Me Too' chorus

Women across the globe have been victims of molestation/ sexual assault at some point in their life. They have been exposed to all sorts of attack by perverts. Most women remain tight-lipped about such horrific incidents out of shock while the rest make a loud noise about it. And here's a new way of raising voice against sexual harassment - 'Me Too' has gained momentum on social media. 

Oct 17, 2017, 11:44 AM IST