Cannes director defends festival after Adele Haenel slams French film industry's #MeToo response
Haenel, star of the 2019 Cannes entry "Portrait of a Lady on Fire," published an open letter in which she said Cannes and other pillars of the French film industry are defending rapist chiefs.
Wrestlers protest: Sports ministry steps in, grapplers dig in
On Day two of protest, the sports ministry asks IOA to form panel even as the agitating wresters move SC seeking action against WFI chief.
Sports Ministry stalls May 7 WFI elections, asks IOA to form ad-hoc panel to conduct polls
The ministry also disclosed that the Oversight Committee formed on January 23 by the government to inquire into the allegations against WFI chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh has submitted its report.
Protesting wrestlers move SC seeking FIR against WFI chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh
The wrestlers have sought direction to the Commissioner of Delhi Police to register FIR against Singh for allegedly assaulting women wrestlers.
All parties welcome: Protesting wrestlers demand action against WFI chief
Olympic medalist Bajrang Punia welcomed all political parties to join the agitation and added that the protesting wrestlers won't back down till action is taken against the BJP MP.
'We won't leave from Jantar Mantar until...': Top wrestlers resume protest seeking WFI chief's arrest
The wrestlers had staged a sit-in protest in Jantar Mantar in January where they had accused the Wrestling Federation of India and its chief of sexual harassment and mistreatment of wrestlers.
Statements by women wrestlers should be made public, all should know truth: Bajrang Punia
Speaking to this daily, the Olympic and multiple Worlds medallist said he was not convinced by the probe against the Wrestling Federation of India chief carried out by the oversight committee.
Inquiry committee set up to probe Kalakshetra harassment; arrested faculty member suspended
The board has also suspended Hari Padman, assistant professor, who has been arrested by police for sexual harassment charges with immediate effect.
Kalakshetra sexual harassment issue: Faculty member arrested by Chennai police
Assistant professor Hari Padman was arrested from a house in Madhavaram, said the police.
Kalakshetra teacher accused of sexual abuse absconding: TN Police
Police said that Hari Padman was summoned for questioning after a former student of his accused him of sexually abusing her while she was a student at Kalakshetra.
Kalakshetra sexual harassment case: Police book dancer Hari Padman after CM's assurance
The protesting students called off their stir temporarily post-midnight.
Kalakshetra students write to Culture Ministry, demand action on sexual abuse complaints
The students said that the protest will continue in the absence of any concrete response from the college administration regarding taking formal action against the professor.
‘Sexual harassment’ at Kalakshetra: NCW seeks fair probe, artistes express solidarity
The internal committee took up the enquiry suo moto and a report has been filed after a thorough investigation.
NCW seeks FIR against Turtle Surveillance Alliance director over sexual harassment allegations
A few women who had previously worked with TSA alleged sexual harassment by one of the directors of the organisation on Instagram.
Tiger Woods' ex-girlfriend suing over acrimonious split: court filing
Erica Herman, who lived with the 15-time major winner at his Florida mansion until late 2022, filed the request in the Circuit Court of the 19th Judicial Circuit in Martin County, Florida.
Tom Sizemore, ‘Saving Private Ryan’ actor, dies at 61
The actor had suffered a brain aneurysm on Feb. 18 at his home in Los Angeles.
Brooke Shields reveals she was raped as a young Hollywood actress in new documentary
The 2023 Sundance Film Festival is the first to be held in person for three years, as recent editions were forced online by Covid. It runs until January 29.
Stop this malaise in Indian sport
Despite meetings with the sports ministry, the wrestlers have yet to receive satisfactory assurances.
WFI chief will respond to sexual harassment allegations on Jan 22, says his son
The WFI chief termed the protest by the country's top grapplers "dharna of Shaheen Bagh" and reiterated that he won't quit his post.
'French Oscars' bars those investigated for sexual misconduct
In a statement, the Academy said anyone facing a potential prison sentence for "violence, notably of (a) sexual or sexist nature" would be excluded from the coming ceremony.
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test