Sexual harassment

Awareness meet for women staff held in Andhra's Guntur

She instructed the officials to set up Internal Complaint Committee at every firm to address the complaints of women employees to take required action to resolve them.

published on : 29th November 2022

School staff held for harassment of Class XII girls

The correspondent was arrested at Chennai airport while returning from Goa on Thursday

published on : 26th November 2022

Margot Robbie says she learned about sexual harassment at workplace after working in 'Bombshell'

Bombshell was a film based on accounts of women at Fox News who exposed CEO Roger Ailes for sexual harassment. The actor played the role of Kayla Pospisil, a fictional character in the film.

published on : 24th November 2022

School staff booked for sexually harassing girls in Chennai

A correspondent of a private school in the suburbs was booked on charges of sexually harassing many girl students in the school.

published on : 24th November 2022

Student booked for recording girls in varsity toilets in Bengaluru 

The accused student was caught in the past peeping into the toilet and was let off with a warning after he submitted an apology letter from him.

published on : 22nd November 2022

College heads asked to remain alert amid high ragging cases

The RDE also asked principals to make students aware of penal actions under IPC against anyone found involved in or abetting ragging.

published on : 20th November 2022

Anthikkad native abducts former classmate, harasses her sexually

The woman’s husband had already filed a missing person complaint in Kunnamkulam on the day of the incident.

published on : 19th November 2022

Andhra govt installs kiosk to check for harmful apps to combat financial crimes

The scanning machine detects the dangerous applications in Android mobile and suggests to remove them.

published on : 17th November 2022

Delhi court upholds order charging man for using expletive to threaten woman

The court observed that there was a prima facie case of the petitioner using the word with the intent to insult the modesty of the complainant.

published on : 5th November 2022

Remarks on women's attire, dismissal of case via Whatsapp text leads to transfer of Kerala judge

The affidavit has been filed in response to the sessions judge's appeal against an order of a single judge of the High Court upholding his transfer.

published on : 2nd November 2022

Woman kills self as police refuse to book daughter’s harasser in Telangana

Humiliated over the police inaction, Venkataramana consumed pesticide and died while undergoing treatment on Sunday.

published on : 31st October 2022

Sexual harassment: TN govt seeks HC to recall order quashing FIR on godman Siva Shankar Baba

The FIR was registered in 2021 after the woman lodged a complaint with police alleging that she was sexually harassed in 2010-11 when she approached him after his son was removed from the school.

published on : 28th October 2022

Civic Chandran’s bail cancelled, Kerala High Court asks him to appear before police

In another case, a Single Judge recently granted anticipatory bail to him after expunging the ‘sexually provocative dress’ remarks made by the Kozhikode Sessions Court.

published on : 21st October 2022

Sexual harassment: Congress MLA Eldose Kunnapillil says charges against him 'politically motivated'

The Congress legislator Eldose Kunnapillil has maintained that he should be heard before the party takes a call on the issue.

published on : 20th October 2022

FIR against Siva Shankar Baba for sexual harassment of woman nixed

Citing delay in lodging the complaint and the lack of an application for condoning the delay under Section 473 of CrPC along with the FIR, the judge quashed the FIR.

published on : 20th October 2022

Livid over sexual harassment case, accused's relatives attack woman's family in UP

In her complaint, the 23-year-old woman alleged that the duo had sexually harassed her when she went out to buy groceries.

published on : 17th October 2022

#EvictSajidKhan: Women, survivors demand #MeToo accused filmmaker’s exit from Bigg Boss 16

In 2018, eight women from the industry and a journalist accused the Indian filmmaker of sexual misconduct.

published on : 16th October 2022

Maha: Auto driver held for sexually harassing college student, dragging her with vehicle 

A team of the Thane Nagar police station caught the 36-year-old accused from Digha in neighbouring Navi Mumbai, following the incident that had occurred on Friday morning.

published on : 15th October 2022

Woman sedated, raped in Delhi hotel, three held

A 32-year-old woman was first sedated and then allegedly gang-raped by three men in the national capital, the police said on Tuesday.

published on : 12th October 2022

Army court martial recommends sacking, jail term for havildar for sexual harassment of female officer

The incident had taken place last year when the lady officer had come to Sikkim for a river rafting course in the 17 mountain division area where she was staying in an official accommodation.

published on : 5th October 2022
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