Sexual harassment

Malappuram teacher arrested third time for abuse of students

A shocking incident has come to light in Malappuram where a government lower primary (LP) school teacher has been arrested for the third time for sexually abusing his students.

published on : 27th November 2021

School helpline --14417 -- sees three times rise in calls

In the wake of recent cases, children seek help on sexual offences, corporal punishment

published on : 25th November 2021

IPS officer sexual harassment: Suspended special DGP moves Madras HC for subsistence allowance

When the petition came up before Justice V Parthiban, the counsel for the special DGP said  he has not been paid the subsistence allowance since his suspension in March this year.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Class XII girl kills herself in Tamil Nadu's Karur, alleges sexual harassment

The 17-year-old victim from Vengamedu, who was studying at a private school in Karur, lost her father around two years ago and was said to be under depression.

published on : 20th November 2021

41 YouTube channels booked under POCSO Act

In a release on Wednesday,  the police warned of legal actions against individuals, media houses that publish sensitive information that reveals the identity, address or family details of victims.

published on : 19th November 2021

Coimbatore student suicide case: Protests seeking arrest of school principal held; teacher sent to jail

The girl's body was sent to a government hospital for postmortem and the parents and relatives refused to accept the body as they demanded the arrest of the school head.

published on : 13th November 2021

17-year-old student dies by suicide in Coimbatore after being 'sexually harassed'; teacher held

The victim allegedly left behind a note mentioning two more names, apart from the teacher, as having sexually assaulted her.

published on : 12th November 2021

Sexual harassment case: Woman IPS officer testifies

The woman officer alleged that she was harassed by the then special DGP, (under suspension), during bandobust duty for a CM meeting on February 22 this year. 

published on : 12th November 2021

UP official held for sexually harassing female colleague at workplace

The female worker submitted a complaint at Hussainganj Police Station following which an FIR was lodged against Yadav under various sections of the IPC on October 29.

published on : 12th November 2021

Top survey officer facing sexual harassment charge transferred to Capital

She had initially filed a complaint with the collector when the gazetted officer allegedly screamed at her and tried to throw a file at her for a clerical mistake by another officer.

published on : 11th November 2021

SC researcher calls off fast after MGU accepts demands

The PhD scholar said she decided to withdraw her protest after her demands were accepted by the varsity authorities.

published on : 9th November 2021

Sexual harassment case: Woman IPS officer summoned by court

On Monday, charges were framed against the first and second accused in the case -- the special DGP and the SP (both under suspension).

published on : 9th 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

Protesting Mahatma Gandhi University researcher accuses colleague of sexual harassment

The research scholar, who had launched the hunger strike in front of the university on October 29, told reporters the sexual harassment happened in 2014.

published on : 4th November 2021

Crime Branch files case against MCH doctors who examined woman ‘raped’ by Monson

The crime branch will record the statements of the doctors in the gynaecology department to identify the doctors who were allegedly involved in the incident.

published on : 3rd November 2021
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