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Sports Authority of India suspends Project Officer-turned coach for alleged sexual assault on minor

The accused, who is above 50 years of age and is an athletics coach, is currently lodged in Tihar Jail under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.

published on : 22nd April 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

Armie Hammer dropped from thriller 'The Billion Dollar Spy' following rape allegation

Based on the real-life story, the movie was set to feature Hammer as Brad Reid, a fresh arrival at the Moscow station of the CIA, where he is approached by a Soviet engineer.

published on : 30th March 2021

Delhi HC to hear M J Akbar's plea against Ramani's acquittal in defamation case on April 5

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 : 25th March 2021

Australia PM Scott Morrison wants more women in politics after latest sex scandal rocks government

PM Morrison said that a lawmaker's staff member at the center of the latest allegations of sexual misconduct had been terminated over 'disgusting and sickening' behaviour.

published on : 23rd March 2021

'Sorry, won't run for re-election': US Representative Tom Reed apologizes for sexual harassment

Reed apologized to his wife and children, and to Davis, and said that he planned 'to dedicate my time and attention to making amends for my past actions'.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Pakistan's draconian social media law 'quashing personal freedoms'

The clampdown on media has already reached a new level with restricting reports, shutting down the programs, and job losses in the media industry.

published on : 17th March 2021

'Men don’t think about consequences': In Kuwait's #MeToo moment, women denounce harassment, violence

n recent weeks, a growing number of women have broken taboos to speak out about the scourge of harassment and violence that plagues the Gulf nation’s streets, highways and malls.

published on : 13th March 2021

Former British gymnasts allege physical, psychological abuse 

Their notice told British Gymnastics that they are seeking financial compensation and an acknowledgement of negligence.

published on : 26th February 2021

Significant points in #MeToo verdict

Priya Ramani’s victory was hard won, not in the least due to her access to resources and a support system most survivors cannot dream to access.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Greek theater director Dimitris Lignadis given time to respond to rape charges

According to court sources, Lignadis is accused of rape by two men who were minors when the events occurred in 2010 and 2015, an incident he has denied any wrongdoing.

published on : 21st February 2021

Women's press bodies hail Priya Ramani's acquittal in MJ Akbar's defamation suit

The NWMI welcomed the court's recognition of the social stigma associated with allegations of sexual harassment through its acknowledgement of the impact of sexual abuse and harassment on its victims.

published on : 19th February 2021

#MeToo movement: Activists feel Priya Ramani's acquittal in case will help others to speak up

The reason to be joyous, said Malhotra, was that a woman came forward and stood her ground against a powerful man even though there was immense pressure to withdraw.

published on : 18th February 2021

Priya Ramani case verdict will give more women courage to speak up against abuse: Activists

A Delhi court on Wednesday acquitted journalist Ramani in Akbar's criminal defamation case against her over the allegations of sexual harassment.

published on : 17th February 2021

Richa, Taapsee, Chinmayi: Celebrities hail Priya Ramani's acquittal in MJ Akbar defamation case

Reacting to the judgment, Ramani said that it feels great to have your truth validated before court.

published on : 17th February 2021
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