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'Housefull 4' actress Kriti Sanon opens up on MeToo movement

The movie is the fourth instalment of the superhit Housefull franchise.

Oct 16, 2019, 11:40 AM IST

Luc Besson: I have never raped a woman

"This is a lie from A to Z. I did not rape this woman. I have never raped a woman in my life," he said in an interview with news channel BFMTV.

Oct 09, 2019, 18:27 PM IST

Girl, who accused BJP leader Chinmayanand of sexually harassing her, arrested in extortion case

Soon after her arrest from her home in Shahjahanpur, the girl was taken for to the Kotwali police station and then for a medical examination by the SIT. Her three friends have already been arrested in the alleged extortion case.

Sep 25, 2019, 11:27 AM IST

Swami Chinmayanand arrested, sent to jail for 14 days in alleged sexual harassment case

BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand, arrested in the alleged sexually harassment case of UP law student on Friday (September 20), has been sent to 14 days of judicial remand.

Sep 20, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

SC orders SIT probe into sexual harassment allegation against BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand

A Special Investigation Team (SIT) will take over the probe into the alleged sexual harassment charge levelled by a law student against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Swami Chinmayanand. The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to form an SIT, which will carry out the investigation under Allahabad High Court's supervision, for the same.

Sep 02, 2019, 15:59 PM IST

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers: Accuser trying to 'conceal' truth

The documents accuse Canosa of an attempt to conceal 'the truth surrounding her long time relationship with Mr Weinstein'.

Aug 15, 2019, 20:35 PM IST

Harvey Weinstein crossed lines, was incredibly sexually flirtatious: Madonna

In a profile on the singer, published by the New York Times as cited by E! News, Madonna shared that the movie mogul "crossed lines and boundaries" with her and was "incredibly sexually flirtatious and forward."

Jun 07, 2019, 07:41 AM IST

Judge me not: A need for safe spaces for victimized women and girls

“She asked for it”.

May 27, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

Links between MeToo and Rafale may be why Chief Justice of India was targeted

Similar methods have been used against our Ministers of State for External Affairs before.

May 16, 2019, 17:53 PM IST

SC panel dismisses complaint of sexual harassment against CJI Ranjan Gogoi

The committee has found no substance in the allegations made against the CJI. It has also been held that the report of the committee is not liable to be made public.

May 06, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

DNA: Woman who accused CJI Gogoi of sexual harassment withdraws from in-house inquiry

The former Supreme Court employee, who had accused Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi of sexual harassment won’t appear before the three-judge panel of the apex court probing the case. Watch this video to know more.

May 01, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

Delhi HC dismisses plea seeking restrictions on media from publishing allegations against CJI

The plea, filed by NGO Anti Corruption Council of India, had said publication of allegations against the CJI directly hit the Indian judicial system.

Apr 29, 2019, 11:32 AM 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

I'm under suspension: Sajid Khan on working with John Abraham

"I will finish off my suspension period for the next few months and only then consider work," he added.

Apr 24, 2019, 20:53 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

Canadian journalist Joanna Chiu's Twitter thread about 'airplane creeps' goes viral

The journalist posted several tweets describing a sexual harassment incident on a flight, where a man in his late 30s tries to harass a teenager.

Mar 25, 2019, 23:27 PM IST

R. Kelly indicted on 10 counts of criminal sexual assault

Singer R. Kelly has turned himself, hours after he was indicted on 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, a class 2 felony, involving four alleged victims.

Feb 23, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

Kolkata: 3 held for sexually harassing woman in bus

Three persons were arrested for allegedly sexually harassing a woman while she was travelling in a bus in the city's Pragati Maidan area late last night, police said Sunday.

Jan 27, 2019, 20:20 PM IST

Tanushree Dutta releases fresh statement against Nana Patekar, Ganesh Acharya and Rakhi Sawant

Several big names like Subhash Ghai, Sajid Khan, Vikas Bahl and now Rajkumar Hirani have been accused of sexual harassment by co-workers or former colleagues.

Jan 25, 2019, 10:28 AM IST