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Casey Affleck supports #MeToo but it scares him

American actor Casey Affleck supports the #MeToo movement but believes that it is difficult to "talk about" it as it scares him. His remarks came in the wake of sexual harassment allegations against him which surfaced in 2018.

Aug 07, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

Anu Malik to return to TV after #MeToo accusation

In October 2018, Anu Malik was accused by two female singers, who called him a "paedophile" and a "sexual predator". He has denied the allegations.

Jul 23, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

'Your sins have exceeded': Tanushree Dutta blasts Nana Patekar on farmers' suicide in Maharashtra

TanushreeDutta  in 2018 accused veteran actor Nana Patekar of allegedly harassing her on the sets of 'Horn Ok Pleassss'.

Jun 22, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

Japanese minister responds to #KuToo campaign, says high heels 'appropriate'

The petition, which has collected 21,000 online signatures and is still growing, was submitted on Monday to the health ministry by Yumi Ishikawa, a 32-year-old funeral parlour worker. She said on Twitter in January she was required to wear 5-7 centimetre (2-3 inch) heels at work, causing her feet to hurt.

Jun 06, 2019, 11:25 AM IST

Anu Malik back as judge of 'Indian Idol' after #MeToo?

In October 2018, Anu had been accused by singers Sona Mohapatra and Shweta Pandit, who called him a "paedophile" and a "sexual predator".

May 29, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

Tanushree Dutta slams Ajay Devgn for working with #MeToo hit Alok Nath in 'De De Pyaar De', writes an open letter

'De De Pyaar De' stars Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Rakul Preet Singh in lead roles.

Apr 17, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

Actress Shruti Marathe shares her #MeToo story

Shruti also recalled how her bikini scene for a Tamil film led to controversy on social media as several people trolled her.

Apr 05, 2019, 19:35 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

Court grants anticipatory bail to Alok Nath in rape case, says actor may falsely enrobed

In its order, the court has observed that Alok Nath may have been falsely enrobed in the crime.

Jan 09, 2019, 22:10 PM IST

New chatbot Shakti to help women fight workplace harassment

The bot is available 24x7 and can be accessed by logging into one's Facebook account and sending a message to the page "MeToo India".

Dec 05, 2018, 10:49 AM IST

MJ Akbar's reputation destroyed due to Ramani's allegation: Former colleague tells court

MJ Akbar has filed a criminal defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani.

Nov 12, 2018, 14:57 PM IST

#MeToo: Uttarakhand BJP general secretary Sanjay Kumar sacked over sexual harassment charges

Sanjay Kumar, Uttarakhand BJP general secretary, has been accused of sexual harassment by a woman.

Nov 04, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

#MeToo: Delhi court to record MJ Akbar's statement against Priya Ramani

MJ Akbar had earlier tendered his resignation over allegations of sexual harassment made against him by several women.

Oct 31, 2018, 08:11 AM IST

#MeToo: BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhury questions COA's investigation in Johri case

The COA had urged Johri, who joined BCCI as CEO in 2016 to provide proper explanation and a statement with regard to the sexual harassment allegations filed against him. 

Oct 27, 2018, 19:27 PM IST

#MeToo: Suspend BCCI CEO Rahul Johri, six Cricket associations write to CoA

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri has been accused of sexual harassment.

Oct 25, 2018, 20:37 PM IST

Group of Ministers formed to examine framework dealing with sexual harassment at workplace

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

#MeToo movement: Some of the names have shocked me, tweets AR Rahman

The music Maestro took to his Twitter account to share a note on Monday.

 

Oct 23, 2018, 07:43 AM IST

Any kind of abuse must not be exercised or tolerated: Radhika Apte

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

#MeToo has shaken up the patriarchy: Sushant Singh

The #MeToo movement in India started after actress and former beauty queen Tanushree Dutta in September recalled an unpleasant episode with veteran actor Nana Patekar from the sets of 'Horn OK Pleassss' in 2008. 

 

Oct 22, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

Men should understand what consent is: Ayushmann Khurrana

Actors like Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan have also taken a firm stand against their colleagues, who have been accused in sexual harassment cases.

 

Oct 21, 2018, 14:38 PM IST