Latest News on Gender Discrimination
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Apr 24, 2018
Chinese tech giants including Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent are under fire for posting sexist job adsJob ads posted by Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, Baidu Inc and Tencent Holdings Ltd were among those that deterred female applicants or objectified women.
Apr 23, 2018
Chinese firms, including Alibaba, criticised in Human Rights Watch report for 'men only' job cultureLeading Chinese firms including e-commerce giant Alibaba were heavily criticised on Monday for gender discrimination in job adverts in a new report which said the landscape for the female workforce in China was deteriorating.
Mar 17, 2018
Microsoft fired 20 employees in response to sexual harassment, refutes that it ignored any complaintMicrosoft also investigated 84 complaints of gender discrimination last year and found around 10 percent of those to be supported at least in part.
Mar 13, 2018
Women working at Microsoft filed 238 internal complaints related to gender discrimination and sexual harassment between 2010-16The figure was cited by plaintiffs suing Microsoft for systematically denying pay raises or promotions to women at the world’s largest software company
Mar 04, 2018
Google sued by former YouTube employee for alleged hiring discrimination against white and Asian malesThe lawsuit claims that Google would only hire people from historically under-represented groups for technical positions.
Mar 01, 2018
Former software engineer sues Google for 'bro-culture' which led to sexual harassmentAccording to the lawsuit, Lee was routinely sexually harassed, throughout her time at Google and targeted by lewd comments and ogled.
Feb 17, 2018
What is driving women entrepreneurs to smash the glass ceiling in biotech?India is the third-largest startup hub in the world, but in 2016, only 9 percent of startup founders were women.
Dec 07, 2017
Judge dismisses gender discrimination lawsuit against Google; says that allegations were 'insufficient to state class claims'Three ex-Google employees filed a class-action lawsuit against the tech giant accusing it of discriminating against women when it came to pay and promotions
Nov 03, 2017
First-ever Gender Vulnerability Index will give activists tangible parameters to tackle discrimination against Indian womenThe first ever Gender Vulnerability Index (GVI), developed by Plan India, a non-governmental organisation, indicates that Goa is the safest for women and girls while Bihar ranked the lowest for their safety and security.
Oct 23, 2017
As #MeToo gains momentum, let's look at how people view feminism and male privilege in urban IndiaEven as #MeToo spread like wildfire, several men and women ridiculed and criticised the social media campaign as well as feminism and people who fight for women's rights