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Madhya Pradesh: Another deaf-mute tribal woman alleges rape by hostel director

A case was registered in Indore on Saturday night against Ashwini Sharma, the hostel's director, on the basis of the complaint filed by the 23-year-old woman.

Aug 12, 2018, 20:39 PM IST

Class 4 student of reputed Delhi school allegedly sexually abused by seniors in bus for three days

The child reportedly first complained to the teacher in charge of the bus but was not taken seriously. He later reported the incident to her parents.

Aug 07, 2018, 10:46 AM IST

The two ugly faces of sexual assault in Bollywood

There is a mindset that lets some feel entitled to exploit. Then there's the other where failure converts consenting adults into victims.

Apr 25, 2018, 20:22 PM IST

Telugu actress Jeevitha Rajasekhar releases a controversial video of Sri Reddy

Sandhya alleged that Jeevitha used to exploit young girls.

Apr 19, 2018, 00:04 AM IST

Sri Reddy Leaks: Pawan Kalyan knows the truth of casting couch, alleges Maadhavi Latha

Pawan Kalyan recently talked about the ongoing Sri Reddy controversy.

Apr 16, 2018, 16:09 PM IST

Telugu actress strip case: NHRC sends notices to I&B ministry, Telangana govt

The NHRC has sent the notices to the chief secretary of the state government and the secretary of the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

Apr 12, 2018, 17:40 PM IST

Sri Reddy leaks: Telugu director Kona Venkat to take legal action

Sri Reddy recently hogged the limelight for stripping outside the film chamber's office in Hyderabad.

Apr 12, 2018, 12:55 PM IST

Telugu actress who stripped outside film chamber office alleges a famous producer's son sexually exploited her

Reddy stripped in public and protested outside the film chamber's office alleging that local artistes were not being given enough opportunities in the industry. 

Apr 10, 2018, 10:41 AM IST

Shocking - 51 girls held hostage and sexually abused in madrasa, rescued by police

According to the family of a rescued victim, the madrasa manager would often beat the girls and forced them to dance. 

Dec 30, 2017, 08:46 AM IST

Sexual exploitation not confined to film industry: Irrfan Khan

Actor Irrfan Khan, who has worked in international projects as well, says sexual exploitation is not confined just to showbiz.

Oct 25, 2017, 19:48 PM IST

Rape case verdict against Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on August 25; Haryana govt may deploy Army

The case was registered on the directions of the Punjab and Haryana HC after anonymous letters were circulated about the alleged sexual exploitation of two 'sadhvis' by Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

Aug 24, 2017, 08:52 AM IST

Girls have to take precautions on their own, can't wait for police: Abu Azmi

Abu Azmi received wide flak over his sexist comment regarding the mass molestation incident in Bengaluru.

Jan 04, 2017, 14:22 PM IST

Mallika Sherawat expresses her concerns about child prostitution

Mallika Sherawat was recently invited to Amsterdam by the Dutch organisation -- Free A Girl -- to visit their headquarters and talk about the issue of sexual exploitation of children and human trafficking. 

Dec 15, 2016, 14:05 PM IST

Nigeria officials `sexually abusing Boko Haram victims`

Human Rights Watch on Monday accused Nigerian officials of sexually exploiting women and girls living in camps for victims of Boko Haram in the restive northeast.

Oct 31, 2016, 14:26 PM IST

More embarrassment for Arvind Kejriwal! '52 women from Delhi's AAP unit were sexually exploited by partymen'

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was on Thursday mobbed and chased by the BJP women's wing workers.

Sep 08, 2016, 10:09 AM IST

Now, three months leave for victims of sexual harassment

The Centre on Wednesday announced that women employees who have complained of sexual harassment can get three months leave during the tenure of inquiry.

Aug 10, 2016, 16:07 PM IST

Shocking: Maoist cadre reveals how women are exploited sexually by commanders

Seventeen-year-old Sangeeta, who fled from her camp along with her lover, also a Maoist cadre, said that all the women in the organisation were sexually exploited by their seniors.

Jul 22, 2016, 20:04 PM IST

Girls trafficked from Delhi, Kejriwal urged to act

An anti-trafficking NGO in Goa has urged Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to act against an organised trafficking network in the national capital.

Jul 06, 2016, 14:53 PM IST

Jharkhand BJP chief's son accused of sexual exploitation, marrying a minor

 Jharkhand BJP president Tala Marandi's son Munna Marandi has been accused of sexually exploiting a girl for over two years and marrying another girl, a minor, this week.

Jun 30, 2016, 15:36 PM IST

All religions are used by men to control women: Mona Eltahawy

Egyptian-American Mona Eltahawy, an award-winning journalist and a vocal speaker on women’s rights believes that all religions are used by men to control women.

May 25, 2016, 10:16 AM IST