Thoughts on a conversation on sexual harassment in the arts, and making sense of traumas buried in the past
An asymmetrical distribution of power between the student and the teacher in the Indian arts — especially in the classical performing arts — makes this sphere vulnerable to incidents of sexual abuse, thereby rendering systemic reform not just crucial, but indispensable to the progress of the disciplines.
Senior advocate Rebecca John, appearing for Ramani, told the court that as per law it is not defamation to impute anything which is true concerning any person if it is for the public good
Harvey Weinstein has been found guilty but systemic transformation in Hollywood continues to be a slow process
While Captain Marvel, Harley Quinn, Wonder Woman and other female-centered blockbusters have come to the screen with female directors at the helm, most theatrical blockbusters based on well-worn intellectual property — the bread and butter of today’s movie business — still belong to the men.
Delhi HC declines plea seeking provisions for protecting witnesses from retaliation in sexual harassment cases
Delhi High Court rejects plea seeking directions to the Centre to consider amending the law on sexual harassment at the workplace to make provisions for protecting victims as also witnesses from retaliation
Arbaaz Khan voices support for #MeToo: Survivors should get justice but one shouldn't misuse movement
Arbaaz Khan also said that the movement was 'like a Tsunami' and people were taking time to come to a conclusion regarding corrective measures since it is new
Ayushmann Khurrana said that while the steps that are being taken now to ensure a safe working environment, they should have come much earlier.
The National Commission for Women (NCW) has asked women who have faced harassment at the workplace to mail their complaints to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nicole Kidman says being married to a 'powerful man' like Tom Cruise protected her from getting sexually harassed
Nicole Kidman said that she felt cocooned when she was married to Tom Cruise
Pyaar Ka Punchnama director Luv Ranjan denied sexual harassment allegations against him: I have never misbehaved with a woman
#MeToo in India: Prashant Jha to have no managerial role at HT; Sukumar Ranganathan says daily 'will assess all claims stringently'
Prashant Jha’s conduct was called to question after lawyer Avantika Mehta, who met Jha through work, accused him of sending her inappropriate messages on Whatsapp.
Kate McKinnon joins Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie in drama about Fox News' Roger Ailes
Apart from Kate McKinnon, Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie are also reportedly a part of the yet-untitled film on Roger Ailes
Kate Upton became the latest star to add her voice to the global #MeToo campaign against sexual misconduct, that kicked off following accusations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein.
Former Italian football chief Carlo Tavecchio has denied claims of sexual harassment made by a former executive of the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) that were published in Italian media on Tuesday.
A former female employee of ScoopWhoop has leveled charges of sexual assault against the company's co-founder Suparn Pandey and an FIR has been registered in the case.
The Indian National Bar Association conducted a survey on sexual harassment at workplace between April and October 2016. Around 38 percent of the respondents said they faced sexual harassment in the workplace.
The Delhi government has proposed setting up Local Complaints Committee (LCC) in every district of the national capital which the victims of sexual harassment at workplace denied justice by the Internal Complaints Committees (ICC) can approach.
Fresh reports have emerged that RK Pachauri of The Energy and Resources Institute (Teri), accused of sexually harassing a 29-year-old woman researcher in February last year, a male researcher has now alleged pressure from seniors in Teri to 'ask' complainant to settle out of court.
It is highly unbecoming of the self proclaimed conscience keepers of the society indulging in a sleaze fest over an issue as serious as harassment.