New York governor Andrew Cuomo defiant as top lawmakers call on him to quit over sexual harassment charges
On Saturday, two women who worked for Cuomo publicly accused him of inappropriate behaviour, on the heels of other allegations in recent weeks.
Karnataka water resources minister's brother Balachandra Jarkiholi said a defamation case of Rs 100 crore will be filed against those who released the CD
Jarkiholi allegedly sexually exploited a woman by assuring her a job in the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation, and threatened her with consequences if she complained
Anurag Kashyap had earlier dismissed the allegations and claimed that they were an attempt to "silence" him for his outspoken views.
'Justice finally granted': 2012 Delhi gangrape victim's parents hail hanging of four convicts, say historic day for all women
The victim's father, Badrinath Singh hailed the hanging saying that their daughter had finally got the justice, seven years after she was brutalised in a moving bus in Delhi. He said that this day is dedicated for all the women of the country.
2012 Delhi gangrape case: Seven years later, all four death row convicts executed for crime that shook nation
The hanging was carried out as per schedule in Delhi's Tihar jail after a three-judge Supreme Court bench rejected the final plea by the convicts' lawyer AP Singh to stay their execution in a late-night hearing.
Man, Woman #MeToo: Discovery's new documentary analyses patriarchy and its various ramifications in Indian society
Man, Woman #MeToo features specialists who explain the reasons of India's inherent patriarchy through real-life examples and case studies.
#MeToo: Following backlash over Suhel Seth's participation, Inkpot India Conclave announces his 'inability' to attend
After 2018 MeToo allegations by multiple women, an announcement that Suhel Seth would be one of the speakers at the Inkpot India Conclave was faced with outrage, following which he has dropped out, citing personal reasons.
'I don't remember': MJ Akbar resorts to refrain during #MeToo cross examination by Priya Ramani's counsel at Delhi court
Senior advocate Rebecca John, appearing for Priya Ramani, then began her cross examination of MJ Akbar, represented by senior advocate Geeta Luthra, on the intricacies regarding Ramani joining The Asian Age and other case details.
Delhi Police arrests four men for sending objectionable messages to Barkha Dutt; journalist had filed FIR in Feb after online abuse
Responding to the arrests, Barkha Dutt tweeted that 10 more numbers had been listed by her in the FIR and she will follow up on the case until each one of them is jailed.
COA chief Vinod Rai Friday said an agency will be hired within the next 10 days to deal with recommended gender sensitisation classes for BCCI CEO Rahul Johri, two months after he was exonerated by a probe panel of alleged sexual harassment.
Editors Guild of India suspends MJ Akbar, Tarun Tejpal over sexual misconduct charges; seeks response from Gautam Adhikari
The Editors Guild of India on Wednesday suspended the memberships of former Union minister MJ Akbar and ex-Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal over allegations of sexual misconduct.
MeToo in India: Priya Ramani's allegations did 'immediate damage' to my reputation, MJ Akbar tells court; calls allegations baseless
Former Union minister MJ Akbar on Wednesday appeared before a Delhi court to record his statement in the criminal defamation case filed by him against journalist Priya Ramani.
MJ Akbar quits: Silence from politicos, Twitter tiffs show why majority of harassed women choose to keep mum
Silence from politicians around the MJ Akbar accusations shows the problem is not only serious, but widespread.
#MeToo and MJ Akbar: Male authors, journalists come out in support of women who called out former editor
After 20 women, who were part of the first few teams set up by Akbar post the launch of The Asian Age in 1994 wrote a petition in support of Priya Ramani, a few men who were also part of the his newsrooms have spoken up in solidarity.
#MeToo and MJ Akbar: Who are the 20 Asian Age women scribes supporting Priya Ramani, willing to testify against their former boss?
Twenty women, who were part of the first few teams set up by MJ Akbar when he launched The Asian Age newspaper in 1994, have written a petition describing his behaviour and condemning his sexual advances. We reached out to the journalists who have signed the petition to respond on the call for this action in support of Ramani.
Dimple Kapadia spoke about Nana Patekar in eight-year-old interview: I have also seen his terrible, dark side
Nana Patekar has been accused of allegedly sexually harassing actress Tanushree Dutta in 2008.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sends memo to all teams urging them to hire more women in leadership roles
The memo — which comes in the wake of sexual misconduct at Dallas Mavericks — urged teams to consider making more than a dozen changes, including increasing the number of female staff in leadership and supervisory positions
Radhika Apte was recently seen in Netflix's Lust Stories, Sacred Games and Ghoul.
Louis CK admitted to the sexual harassment allegations following which FX cut all ties with him.