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Disclosed sexual harassment against MJ Akbar for public good, Priya Ramani tells Delhi court
India

Disclosed sexual harassment against MJ Akbar for public good, Priya Ramani tells Delhi court

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

Ubisoft announces staff departures, says it wants to improve 'workplace culture'
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Ubisoft announces staff departures, says it wants to improve 'workplace culture'

Ubisoft earlier this week confirmed the departure of its vice president, Maxime Béland, following assault allegations.

Two sexual misconduct lawsuits against Harvey Weinstein settled for $19 million, state NY attorneys
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Two sexual misconduct lawsuits against Harvey Weinstein settled for $19 million, state NY attorneys

The settlement would resolve a lawsuit filed against Harvey Weinstein, his production company, and his brother in 2018

MJ Akbar defamation case: Ex-minister accuses Priya Ramani of knowingly tarnishing his reputation; next hearing on 17 March
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MJ Akbar defamation case: Ex-minister accuses Priya Ramani of knowingly tarnishing his reputation; next hearing on 17 March

Former Union minister MJ Akbar told a Delhi court on saturday that journalist Priya Ramani had defamed him with full knowledge that her actions would harm his reputation

Bishop Franco Mulakkal faces fresh allegations of sexual assault; nun says police paid no heed to 2018 complaint
India

Bishop Franco Mulakkal faces fresh allegations of sexual assault; nun says police paid no heed to 2018 complaint

Another nun from Kerala has accused the former bishop of the Jalandhar diocese Franco Mulakkal of sexual assault in 2018, but no action was taken on her complaint, reports said

In China, #MeToo accusations are suppressed in court, erecting yet another barrier for whistleblowers 
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In China, #MeToo accusations are suppressed in court, erecting yet another barrier for whistleblowers 

In China, the accuser can quickly become the accused. At least six men publicly accused of sexual assault or harassment have sued their accusers, or people who have publicised those accusers’ claims, for defamation in the past year | via @nytimes

MJ Akbar-Priya Ramani defamation case: Journalist Ghazala Wahab denies of acting in malice against the former Union Minister
India

MJ Akbar-Priya Ramani defamation case: Journalist Ghazala Wahab denies of acting in malice against the former Union Minister

Journalist and author Ghazala Wahab denied a suggestion from advocate Geeta Luthra, Akbar's counsel, which said that she had maliciously concocted a fictional story about her sexual harassment to malign the reputation of Akbar.

MJ Akbar-Priya Ramani defamation case: Journalist Ghazala Wahab gives statement in court; recounts harassment at Asian Age by the former Union Minister
India

MJ Akbar-Priya Ramani defamation case: Journalist Ghazala Wahab gives statement in court; recounts harassment at Asian Age by the former Union Minister

Journalist and author Ghazala Wahab appeared before the Court of Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vishal Pahuja on 10 December regarding the criminal defamation case filed by former Union Minister MJ Akbar against journalist Priya Ramani who had accused him of sexual harassment in 2018.

Alphabet board probes company's handling of sexual misconduct allegations
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Alphabet board probes company's handling of sexual misconduct allegations

Alphabet shareholders are awaiting the results of the internal investigation as they decide how to proceed with the case.

MJ Akbar defamation case: Details of the interview were 'bizarre and inappropriate', Priya Ramani's witness tells the court 
India

MJ Akbar defamation case: Details of the interview were 'bizarre and inappropriate', Priya Ramani's witness tells the court 

At the latest hearing of the defamation case filed by former Union Minister MJ Akbar against journalist Priya Ramani, on 25 October, Ramani's witness Niloufer Venkatraman gave her statement before the Court of Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal

Bombay HC quashes sexual harassment case against venture capitalist Mahesh Murthy, citing 14-year delay in filing FIR
India

Bombay HC quashes sexual harassment case against venture capitalist Mahesh Murthy, citing 14-year delay in filing FIR

The Bombay High Court has quashed criminal proceedings against investor Mahesh Murthy in an alleged case of sexual harassment from 2004.

Keeping silent wouldn't have been the right thing to do, Priya Ramani tells court; concludes testimony in MJ Akbar defamation case
India

Keeping silent wouldn't have been the right thing to do, Priya Ramani tells court; concludes testimony in MJ Akbar defamation case

'I spoke the truth when I disclosed my experience of my first job interview,' said Priya Ramani, adding that it is important for women to speak up about sexual harassment at the workplace.

Section 375: Akshaye Khanna, Richa Chadha's courtroom drama closes Singapore South Asian International Film Festival
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Section 375: Akshaye Khanna, Richa Chadha's courtroom drama closes Singapore South Asian International Film Festival

Directed by Ajay Bahl, Section 375 is based on the rape laws in India and sheds light on the section of the Indian Penal Code.

Priya Ramani details her encounter with MJ Akbar in defamation case, explains magazine article in Delhi court
India

Priya Ramani details her encounter with MJ Akbar in defamation case, explains magazine article in Delhi court

At the court hearing today, Ramani said that after the #MeToo movement went under way in 2018, multiple women came out with allegations of sexual misconduct against Akbar and seeing all these women, she felt compelled to speak up about her experience with Akbar in 1993 and removed the anonymity that she had given him in her Vogue article and named him as the editor who had sexually harassed her.

Section 375 trailer: Richa Chadha, Akshaye Khanna battle it out as lawyers of rape case in court
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Section 375 trailer: Richa Chadha, Akshaye Khanna battle it out as lawyers of rape case in court

In Section 375, Richa Chadha plays a tough public prosecutor trying to get justice for the survivor, while Akshaye Khanna represents the alleged rapist.

Katy Perry's Teenage Dream co-star, model Josh Kloss, accuses singer of sexual misconduct
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Katy Perry's Teenage Dream co-star, model Josh Kloss, accuses singer of sexual misconduct

Josh Kloss claims Katy Perry pulled down his pants at a party, exposing him before all his friends.

MJ Akbar's defamation case against Priya Ramani: Witnesses sing praises of ex-editor, say his image 'shattered' after 'false' allegations
India

MJ Akbar's defamation case against Priya Ramani: Witnesses sing praises of ex-editor, say his image 'shattered' after 'false' allegations

In the court of Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate, witness Tapan Chaki claimed that Priya Ramani's tweets had caused 'enormous damage' to MJ Akbar's reputation.

Sarah Jessica Parker reveals she once reported a 'big movie star' for 'behaving inappropriately'
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Sarah Jessica Parker reveals she once reported a 'big movie star' for 'behaving inappropriately'

Sarah Jessica Parker did not reveal the name of the star or the project she was working on during the incident

Kevin Spacey reportedly questioned over sexual assault allegations by London police in the US
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Kevin Spacey reportedly questioned over sexual assault allegations by London police in the US

Kevin Spacey's attorney did not immediately respond to a request for comment