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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

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

“She asked for it”.

May 27, 2019, 17:48 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

Rakhi Sawant sues Tanushree Dutta for defamation, seeks '25 paise' damages

In her suit, filed at a civil court in suburban Malad, Sawant said she has been part of the film industry for two decades and made a "promising career and name for herself".

 

Nov 01, 2018, 10:28 AM IST

Priyanka Chopra supports Harvey Weinstein's ex, wears her design

The `Baywatch` actor decided to wear a Marchesa design to her bridal shower as a symbol of her support. 

 

Oct 31, 2018, 11:20 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

We've to ensure there's no abuse of power in Bollywood, says Saif Ali Khan

He will soon be seen in the film "Baazaar", in which he essays a ruthless money-minded man.

 

Oct 17, 2018, 11:37 AM IST

If a person is accused in MeToo movement then matter should be investigated, says MoS Ramdas Athawale

Athawale said that many people have been found guilty in connection with the movement and a proper enquiry should be done. 

Oct 14, 2018, 18:59 PM IST

Women filmmakers team up to extend support to the #MeToo movement

The #MeToo movement has got tremendous support.

Oct 14, 2018, 13:02 PM IST

#MeToo: Nushrat Bharucha defends director Luv Ranjan amid harassment claims

The actor said Ranjan is "an opposite to the personality that is being painted recently".

 

Oct 14, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

#MeToo: It was fairly well known that Sajid Khan is a creep, tweets Amrita Puri

Sajid has been named by actresses Sonali Chopra and Rachel White and one journalist for sexual misconduct. 

 

Oct 14, 2018, 08:13 AM IST

Vishaka guidelines must be followed to control sexual harassment: Kirron Kher

She also stated that it is important for women to speak up when the incident of sexual harassment happens, instead of waiting for so long.

 

Oct 14, 2018, 07:24 AM IST

Tanushree Dutta submits documents to support harassment claims

The 40-page compilation includes details of the 2008 complaint which talks about the dance sequence in the film which Tanushree was not happy with. 

Oct 10, 2018, 14:44 PM IST

Noida: Woman hurts private parts of minor with tongs for resisting her sexual advances

The incident was reported from Chapraula village under Badalpur police station limits, they said, adding that the woman is absconding after the incident.

Oct 10, 2018, 07:28 AM IST

Working on your own terms is tough, not impossible, says Aditi Rao Hydari

Aditi refused to generalise the film industry as an unsafe place for women.

 

Oct 08, 2018, 15:55 PM IST

Extremely disappointed, says Kailash Kher on being accused of harassment

Last month, actress Tanushree Dutta had revived her decade-old sexual harassment controversy. 

Oct 08, 2018, 15:52 PM IST

Kangana Ranaut lashes out at Sonam Kapoor for 'judging' her #MeToo story

Kangana, who had raised the issue of nepotism in Bollywood last year, took a jibe at Sonam while reacting to her remarks.

 

Oct 08, 2018, 13:30 PM IST

Rajat Kapoor apologises after journalist alleges sexual harassment

Kapoor tweeted his apology on Sunday after a woman journalist gave a detailed account of how he made her feel uncomfortable when she went to interview him in 2007.

 

Oct 08, 2018, 12:59 PM IST

Dia Mirza encourages women to speak up, extends support to the #MeToo movement

Tanushree, who had lodged a complaint with Cine & TV Artists Association (CINTAA) a decade ago against Patekar.

Oct 08, 2018, 11:40 AM IST

I support Tanushree: Chitrangada Singh

Chitrangada has worked in film Inkaar, which was based on sexual harassment at work place.

 

Oct 07, 2018, 18:07 PM IST