Me Too

‘I am the light’: Filmmaker Leena Manimekalai on the #MeToo movement

Poet and filmmaker Leena Manimekalai had moved the Madras High Court, challenging the impounding of her passport over criminal defamation case against #MeToo allegations.

published on : 5th October 2021

Judge rejects sex assault count against Harvey Weinstein

Still intact are four counts of rape and six other sexual assault counts. Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty to all of them last month in his first court appearance in the California case.

published on : 13th August 2021

Delhi HC seeks Priya Ramani's stand on MJ Akbar's appeal against her acquittal in defamation case

MJ Akbar has challenged the trial court's February 17 order acquitting Ramani in the case on grounds that a woman has the right to put grievances before any platform of her choice even after decades.

published on : 11th August 2021

Years after being accused of sexual misconduct, Louis C.K. announces 2021 comeback tour

This announcement comes as his first major city tour after being accused in 2017 by multiple women of sexual misconduct.

published on : 6th August 2021

Delaine Mentoor hoping to grow water polo in South Africa after historic appearance in Tokyo

The 28-year-old Mentoor is the first woman to serve as a head coach of a water polo team at the Olympics, and South Africa is the first women's team from Africa to compete.

published on : 31st July 2021

Harvey Weinstein: One sexual assault count dismissed, for now

Judge Lisa B. Lench agreed with Harvey Weinstein's defense attorneys that a count alleging sexual battery by restraint in May of 2010 was too old, and outside the statute of limitations.

published on : 30th July 2021

P.E teacher detained for sexual misconduct in Mayiladuthurai, school alumni gather in his support

According to sources, the complainant, a 21-year-old girl studying third year in an Arts college, complained that she was molested by the teacher three years ago.

published on : 7th June 2021

Kevin Spacey to make first film cameo following sexual assault allegations in Italian indie project

The low-budget film will be Spacey's first acting gig since he went through a sudden downfall in his career after a number sexual assault allegations surfaced against him during the #MeToo movement.

published on : 24th May 2021

Plea in SC for quashing of FIRs registered in Delhi over posters critical of PM Narendra Modi

The plea filed by advocate Pradeep Kumar Yadav also sought direction to police commissioner to not register any further cases/FIRs with regard to related posters which have surfaced.

published on : 17th May 2021

COVID vaccine export: Congress slams Centre, leaders change profile photos after arrest over posters

Delhi Police arrested at least 21 people in the national capital under sections of the Defacement of Public Property Act for putting up the same poster in different parts of the city

published on : 16th May 2021

Time to transfer the weight of wrongdoings onto the doers, says author Karan Puri

Karan Puri’s second book, #MeToo, presents true stories of resilience against all odds

published on : 19th April 2021

Women come out shining in 2018 that saw Bollywood's darkest side exposed

Attempts to project or portray women breaking the social norms also courted criticism in 2018.

published on : 26th December 2018

Grammys 2018: Kesha offers 'White roses' as a rallying cry for women

'Praying' is an autobiographical song clearly directed at Dr. Luke, the producer whom Kesha accuses of raping and psychologically tormenting her. 

published on : 29th January 2018