Actor Maala Parvathi quits AMMA's sexual harassment panel following inaction on Vijay Babu

Her decision follows the failure of the association to take any action against actor and producer Vijay Babu who has been accused of rape by a woman actor.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Producer-actor Vijay Babu moves Kerala HC seeking anticipatory bail in rape case

The producer-turned-actor said that the 'present trend' was that for the sake of publicity anybody can make sexual allegations against anybody to tarnish the image of a person.

published on : 29th April 2022

Women in Cinema Collective slams Malayalam film industry's silence in rape charges on Vijay Babu

Urging the industry associations to break its silence on the matter, the outfit wanted them to suspend the membership of the accused in all film bodies until there is a verdict.

published on : 29th April 2022

Sexual harassment: Three women complain against famous make-up artist in Kochi

According to the police, two women have said they were molested in 2015. Another woman said she was sexually abused in 2021.

published on : 12th March 2022

New Man Under Construction

The New Woman who had been hiding inside the Old Woman for centuries is now out and about. 

published on : 6th March 2022

EXPLAINER | Peng Shuai case shows barriers Chinese women face

Within China, however, her case has drawn little attention amid the crushing force of official censorship.

published on : 3rd February 2022

Madras HC gags singer Chinmayi, filmmaker Leena Manimekalai in Susi Ganesan defamation case

Finding a prima facie case for grant of interim injunction, the judge said that the 'balance of convenience' is also in favour of plaintiff Susi Ganesan.

published on : 20th January 2022

 Former Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal acquitted by sessions court in Kerala nun's rape complaint

The one-line verdict was pronounced by the additional district and sessions court I in Kottayam, where the security was beefed up to tackle possible law-and-order issues.

published on : 14th January 2022

#MeToo allegations against comedian Sreekanth Vettiyar

However, he subjects those around him to gross injustice,” she said on Facebook. 

published on : 11th January 2022

China set to pass stringent law protecting women's rights amid criticism of suppressing #MeToo 

The draft outlaws the use of superstitious and 'mind-control' practices on women and bans employers from asking female applicants about their marital or pregnancy status.

published on : 22nd December 2021

China's #MeToo victims face abuse, payback for going public

In multiple high-profile cases, particularly during China's brief #MeToo movement in 2018, victims were sued by the men who allegedly harassed them.

published on : 16th December 2021

James Bond actress Naomie Harris says a ‘huge star’ groped her during audition

Harris, who played Moneypenny in the last three Bond films and was up for an Oscar for her role in Moonlight in 2017, declined to name either of the men allegedly responsible.

published on : 14th December 2021

Police give clean chit to actor Arjun Sarja in sexual misconduct case

Actress Sruthi Hariharan has made a four-page statement against Arjun Sarja on her social media as part of 'Me Too campaign' and revealed how she was affected by the incident.

published on : 30th November 2021

Tennis, sex and politics combine in Chinese #MeToo scandal

In a lengthy social media post that disappeared quickly, Peng Shuai wrote that Zhang Gaoli, a former vice premier had forced her to have sex despite repeated refusals, three years ago.

published on : 4th November 2021

Tunisia's #MeToo: Lawmaker faces sexual harassment hearing

With his immunity revoked, Makhlouf was summoned to face his first hearing on Thursday at the courthouse in Nabeul, south of the capital Tunis.

published on : 29th October 2021
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