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Rishi Kapoor, R.K. Pachauri, Kobe Bryant: Are there rules for what to say when public figures die?
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Rishi Kapoor, R.K. Pachauri, Kobe Bryant: Are there rules for what to say when public figures die?

“If you have nothing good to say about him, don’t say it today.” Not surprisingly, this comment and versions of it have appeared repeatedly on social media since Rishi Kapoor passed away just days back.

RK Pachauri, ex-TERI chief dogged by sexual harassment charges, passes away after prolonged heart disease at 79
India

RK Pachauri, ex-TERI chief dogged by sexual harassment charges, passes away after prolonged heart disease at 79

RK Pachauri, former chief of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), passed away on Thursday after prolonged heart disease. The 79-year-old was put on life support at the Escorts Heart Institute in Delhi on Wednesday.

Delhi court frames charges against ex-TERI chief RK Pachauri, summons complainant for cross-examination
India

Delhi court frames charges against ex-TERI chief RK Pachauri, summons complainant for cross-examination

The charges against RK Pachauri were framed under Sections 354 (outraging the modesty of a woman), 354A (sexual harassment) and 509 (words used to outrage the modesty of a woman).

#MeToo movement in India shows that existing laws against sexual harassment at workplaces failed women
India

#MeToo movement in India shows that existing laws against sexual harassment at workplaces failed women

#MeToo shows the legislation did not examine the historical disadvantage that women have had in the workplace and the power and privilege that men wield.

RK Pachauri to be charged with sexual harassment; Saket court says 'sufficient evidence' against former TERI chief
India

RK Pachauri to be charged with sexual harassment; Saket court says 'sufficient evidence' against former TERI chief

Pachauri was accused of sexually harassing a female colleague in 2015 while he was heading TERI, a non-profit based out of Delhi.

Judiciary should use RK Pachauri case to set precedent over law on sexual harassment at workplace
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Judiciary should use RK Pachauri case to set precedent over law on sexual harassment at workplace

The judiciary should adjudicate on the Pachauri case rapidly and steadfastly, and set precedents for the handling of cases of sexual harassment at the workplace.

Delhi court refuses to restrain media from reporting sexual assault case against RK Pachauri
India

Delhi court refuses to restrain media from reporting sexual assault case against RK Pachauri

The court also said that all reportage on the matter should carry Pachauri's or his representative's views as well.

Harvey Weinstein, RK Pachauri cases show how powerful men get away with sexual harassment
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Harvey Weinstein, RK Pachauri cases show how powerful men get away with sexual harassment

The many similarities between the Harvey Weinstein and RK Pachauri cases show us that sexual harassment is about power, and hierarchies of power, that exist all over the world

RK Pachauri defamation suit: Delhi HC asks trial court to record evidence from August
India

RK Pachauri defamation suit: Delhi HC asks trial court to record evidence from August

The Delhi High Court has asked a trial court-appointed local commissioner to start recording evidence of former TERI chief RK Pachauri in a suit seeking to restrain media houses from reporting his court cases and seeking damages of Rs one crore from lawyer activist Vrinda Grover and another woman for allegedly defaming him

RK Pachauri sexual harassment case: Forensic report filed against former TERI chief
India

RK Pachauri sexual harassment case: Forensic report filed against former TERI chief

The Delhi Police on Wednesday filed a forensic report against environmentalist RK Pachauri, who has been accused of sexually harassing a colleague.

Ex-Teri chief RK Pachauri allowed to travel abroad again
India

Ex-Teri chief RK Pachauri allowed to travel abroad again

A Delhi court on Saturday once again granted permission to former Teri chief RK Pachauri, accused in a sexual harassment case, to travel abroad.

Delhi court allows former TERI chief RK Pachauri to travel abroad again
India

Delhi court allows former TERI chief RK Pachauri to travel abroad again

Former TERI chief RK Pachauri, accused in a sexual harassment case, was on Wednesday once again allowed to travel abroad by a Delhi court.

Why women are choosing to call out their harassers on social media
India

Why women are choosing to call out their harassers on social media

Ever since these women started telling stories of their harassment online, I’ve wondered what it must be like for them.

Is paid leave a solution for women who have filed sexual harassment complaints at work?
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Is paid leave a solution for women who have filed sexual harassment complaints at work?

The Centre recently said that women who are employed with the central government and have filed complaints of sexual harassment at the workplace can get paid leave of up to 90 days while the inquiry is pending. Although this provision exists under the Sexual Harassment of Women at the Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition, and Redressal) Act 2013, the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has only just incorporated it in the Central Civil Services (leave) Rules, 1972. The move, an anonymous DoPT official told PTI, was to prevent further trauma to the victim by forcing her to work in the same organisation alongside the person she had complained about.

Delhi court allows RK Pachauri to travel abroad, grants bail in sexual molestation case
India

Delhi court allows RK Pachauri to travel abroad, grants bail in sexual molestation case

This will not be the first time, the court has allowed Pachauri to travel abroad. Earlier on at least ten other occasions, Pachauri was allowed to travel.

TERI's new chief says RK Pachauri has nothing to do with the body now
India

TERI's new chief says RK Pachauri has nothing to do with the body now

Referring to the Pachauri controversy, TERI's new chief said that the things, which "attracted adverse attention in the recent past are in the past."

Delhi court allows ex-Teri chairman RK Pachauri to travel abroad
India

Delhi court allows ex-Teri chairman RK Pachauri to travel abroad

RK Pachauri, who has been accused of sexual harassment, has been allowed to travel to various countries to attend conferences and meetings till 5 July.

Stanford rape case: Women seeking justice are constantly belittled by likes of Brock Turner's dad
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Stanford rape case: Women seeking justice are constantly belittled by likes of Brock Turner's dad

More the victims of rape or sexual assault forcing such issues out in the open, more is the attempt to dismiss such atrocities as “untoward incidents”

SC verdict on defamation makes it tougher for women to speak up on sexual harassment
India

SC verdict on defamation makes it tougher for women to speak up on sexual harassment

India’s upholding of the criminalisation of defamation can only spell bad news for women trying to break the silence around sexual harassment

Trouble for Pachauri: Delhi HC refuses to stay Tribunal's proceedings
India

Trouble for Pachauri: Delhi HC refuses to stay Tribunal's proceedings

The Delhi High Court on Monday refused to stay the proceedings before an industrial tribunal, which is hearing former TERI chief RK Pachauri's plea against internal complaints committee's findings on him in a sexual harassement case.