Friday, December 03, 2021

sexual harassment


Four out of 5 Indian women are sexually harassed in public places: ActionAid UK survey

May 31, 2016 3:40 am

The survey found that 84 per cent of the women who experienced harassment were in the age group of 25 to 35 years, 82 per cent of them were full-time workers and 68 per cent were students.

NIT Rourkela CSO booked for 'sexual harassing' tribal women guards

May 30, 2016 9:27 pm

"The complaint was lodged last night against Balaram Champatiray, the CSO of NIT Rourkela. The officer has been accused of sexual harassment and abuse," Inspector in-charge of Sector-3 Police Station, Pratibha Majhi said.

Sexual harassment case by indian: SriLankan Airlines CEO summoned by Delhi court

May 18, 2016 3:07 am

A woman employee, an Indian citizen, of the SriLankan Airlines had filed a complaint against the local manager of the airlines in 2009, for alleged sexual harassment.

Pachauri to stand trial in sexual harassment case

May 15, 2016 5:42 am

The chargesheet has named 23 prosecution witnesses, many of them present and former employees of TERI.

Court summons R K Pachauri as accused in sexual harassment case

May 14, 2016 12:50 pm

The chargesheet was filed by the Delhi police a year after the first sexual harassment case was registered against Pachauri.

PhD student alleges harassment by professor at Pune university

May 06, 2016 5:14 am

While the university officials refuse to divulge exact details about her complaint, sources said that the complaint initially pertained to mental harassment, which the student had complained at the department level.

Madrasa students’ sexual harassment: Gujarat HC orders Junagadh SP to probe trustees

April 02, 2016 1:49 am

The court expressed its shock over the gory details mentioned in the FIR and said the case is too serious which requires a thorough investigation.

Third complaint: Former secretary accuses Pachauri of sexual harassment

April 01, 2016 12:52 am

The former employee of TERI, through her counsel advocate Vrinda Grover, has issued a statement regarding the alleged sexual harassment by Pachauri.

Widespread sexual harassment still persists in Delhi despite tougher laws: Study

March 29, 2016 4:00 pm

Sexual harassment remains a pervasive problem in Delhi despite tougher laws being enacted after the 2012 Nirbhaya rape case, according to a new study.

SPP University: V-C suspends 3 staffers for ‘sexual harassment’

March 19, 2016 12:30 am

According to Gade, some girls had initially brought the matter up before Chemistry department head Neelima Rajurkar in February.


MJ Akbar and the #MeToo campaign: A timeline

June 18, 2020 2:33 pm

Junior minister MJ Akbar has filed a case of criminal defamation against Priya Ramani, the first woman to have publicly accused him of sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour. Here's a timeline the case so far.

MJ Akbar better positioned to speak on allegations of sexual harassment: Smriti Irani

June 18, 2020 2:34 pm

At a FICCI event in Mumbai, Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani said the junior minister was better positioned to speak on the allegations of sexual harassment levelled against him by at least 7 women journalists.

Six women journalists accuse union minister MJ Akbar of sexual harassment

June 18, 2020 2:34 pm

At least 6 women journalists, who have previously worked with MJ Akbar, the Minister of State for External Affairs, accused him of sexual harassment during his time as a journalist and editor.