Congress claims 'victory of truth' after MJ Akbar's resignation as MoS after sexual harassment allegations under MeToo movement
The Congress on Wednesday termed as "victory of truth" the resignation of Union minister MJ Akbar following charges of sexual harassment against him, and asked whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dare to speak up on the Me Too movement now.
Daily Bulletin: Court to hear MJ Akbar's criminal defamation case against Priya Ramani; Sabarimala protests continue; day's top stories
MJ Akbar, former Union minister and editor, is expected to appear in a magistrate court in Delhi's Patiala House complex today in connection with the criminal defamation suit he filed against journalist Priya Ramani.
Women complain of sexual harassment at Open Street Festival during Dussehra festivities in Karnataka's Mysuru
An event during the ongoing Dussehra festivities in Karnataka turned into a nightmare for several women who complained of being stalked, sexually harassed and molested.
Woman thrashes banker in Karnataka for demanding sexual favours in exchange for loan; firm sacks employee
The video from Karnataka has gone viral, the woman can be seen dragging the manager by the collar and then beating him up with a stick and slippers.
BSP criticises BJP for not demanding MJ Akbar's resignation, says it exposes party's 'anti-women' face
Soon after the #MeToo campaign raged in India, at least seven women alleged MJ Akbar of sexually harassing them in the 1990s.
#MeToo in India: Congress asks Narendra Modi to clarify if he supports criminal defamation case by MJ Akbar
Akbar on Monday filed a criminal defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani, one of the several women who have accused him of sexually harassing them in the capacity of Editor at different publications.
In an effort to show the impact of the #MeToo movement, Google has mapped the search results for the term, which led to the spread of the hashtag on social media and made the movement viral from October 2017.
#MeToo in India: MJ Akbar calls allegations 'false, fabricated'; how English, Hindi national dailies reported MoS' remarks
Union minister MJ Akbar on Sunday termed allegations of sexual harassment levelled against him by several women as "false, fabricated and deeply distressing" and said he was taking appropriate legal action against them
DCW launches separate email id for reporting cases of harassment under #MeToo; panel urges women to lodge complaint
The commission has also appealed to the women of the #MeToo campaign to report the incidents of sexual crimes to the police and women commissions
'Question of women's dignity': Congress asks Narendra Modi to break silence over sexual misconduct charges against MJ Akbar
Many female journalists have accused MJ Akbar of sexual harassment at various stages of his journalistic career.
'Women journalists not so innocent to get misused by anyone': BJP Madhya Pradesh leader Lata Ketkar on #MeToo accusations
BJP leader Lata Ketkar also said that she welcomed the #MeToo movement as it gave strength to women if they felt they had been harassed.
Daily Bulletin: Subhash Ghai accused of sexual assault under Me Too; India to take on West Indies in second Test; day's top stories
New accusations made under the Me Too India movement: Director Subhash Ghai and marketing consultant Suhel Seth are the latest names to crop up.
Amitabh Bachchan had previously declined to comment on the Tanushree Dutta-Nana Patekar row.
Tanushree Dutta had accused Nana Patekar of sexually harassing her on the sets of Horn 'OK' Pleassss in 2008.
Former national badminton champion Jwala Gutta alleges mental harassment, speaks out against selection bias by ‘chief’
Indian badminton player Jwala Gutta on Tuesday raked up past complaints of "mental harassment" and selection biases, saying that what she went through fell under the ambit of the ongoing Me Too movement.
Vikas Bahl sent show-cause notice by Indian Film & Television Directors' Association following sexual harassment allegations
The notice added that in case Vikas Bahl was unable to revert to the notice within a week's time, his membership in the IFTDA will be terminated.
My #MeToo moment: Founding editor of national paper forced himself on me, planted shame, fear, almost broke me
My #MeToo moment: A few years later, he met me at an office party and just couldn’t get his eyes off my breasts. I have no idea what got into me, but I snapped my finger to break his gaze and said “Sir, let’s do this (greeting each other) again. This time you look me in the eye.” And that was it. That’s all it took for me to gain an upper-hand in this sick, perverted work equation.