sexual harassment

Women collective demands Internal Complaints Committees at film units

The incident occurred two years ago and the survivor has been suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

published on : 14th August 2022

Gurugram club bouncers booked for harassment of woman, assaulting her friends

Ten, including managers and bouncers of the Udyog Vihar-based club, have been booked in connection with the incident that took place around 2 am on Monday, they said.

published on : 10th August 2022

China's landmark #MeToo case returns to court after setback

Zhou Xiaoxuan stepped forward in 2018 to accuse state TV host Zhu Jun of forcibly kissing and groping her during her 2014 internship at the broadcaster.

published on : 10th August 2022

Ex-Andhra MP’s son booked for ‘sexually harassing’ woman

It has been alleged that Sri Raj called the complainant to his farm house at Korukonda, where he allegedly molested her.

published on : 10th August 2022

Kerala writer faces second sexual harassment case

The complainant had accused Chandran of misbehaviour amounting to sexual misconduct during a book release function held in April.

published on : 30th July 2022

Kolkata: Presidency University students seek removal of professor for misconduct against woman

It also demanded that the professor should not be allowed to be a part of any internal assessment process of exams conducted by the university in future.

published on : 20th July 2022

Girl in Odisha's Jajpur jumps off roof to escape gang-rape bid, injured

The girl has been admitted to a hospital in Kalinga Nagar in a serious condition.

published on : 19th July 2022

Spa employee complains of sexual assault by owner, customers in Kochi

The incident is taking place months after a tattoo artist was arrested for sexually abusing women in his studio.

published on : 18th July 2022

Harassment case against PC George: Victim gives ‘164 statement’

The statement was recorded by Judge Mini Thomas Kurkare on Saturday in her chamber.

published on : 17th July 2022

Another day, another cop accused of sexual harassment in Telangana

Meanwhile, after learning about the incident, the SI’s wife consumed a hair dye and was admitted to a hospital by her family members.

published on : 13th July 2022

'Cannot order DNA testing of child in rape case just at the drop of hat': SC

The court dismissed the plea of the rape accused Mohd Salim, who is being tried in a juvenile court which too had rejected the request for DNA testing.

published on : 12th July 2022

Youth Congress to probe insider role behind sexual harassment plaint

Youth Congress state president Shafi Parambil said on Friday that no sexual harassment complaint from any of the woman office-bearers was before the state leadership or national leadership.

published on : 9th July 2022

Jharkhand: IAS officer Sayyed Riyaz Ahmed suspended over sexual harassment of IIT student

As per the FIR lodged by the victim at Mahila Police Station in Khunti on July 4, the bureaucrat harassed her sexually after making her drunk early in the morning on July 2.

published on : 9th July 2022

Actor Sreejith Ravi's mental ‘disorder’ plea may not stand in court: Experts

Since these cases fall under the crime category, it is quite difficult to conduct a survey or study this aspect.

published on : 8th July 2022

Youth Congress draws flak for ignoring sexual harassment plaint

A complaint addressed to Pushpalatha C B, national secretary in charge of Kerala, by the woman leader said Vivek Nair sought sexual favours from her in an intoxicated state.

published on : 8th July 2022

IAS officer held in Jharkhand for sexually harassing student, say Police

A case has been filed under IPC sections 354A (sexual harassment) and 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman), he said.

published on : 5th July 2022

Sanitary worker at Chennai's Rajiv Gandhi GGH arrested for sexually harassing woman patient

A 47-year-old sanitary worker of Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) was arrested for allegedly sexually harassing a 49-year-old woman in the hospital on Thursday.

published on : 5th July 2022

Arrest drama ends in anticlimax, PC George gets bail in sexual harassment case

The police had slapped IPC Sections 354 and 354 (a) that dealt with using criminal force against woman with intent to outrage her modesty.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Ex-MLA PC George arrested on charges of sexually assaulting solar scam accused

The complaint was filed by the woman who was the prime accused in the solar scam. She had earlier levelled similar complaints against half a dozen political leaders including former CM Oommen Chandy.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Women safety goes for a toss with scant personnel on trains

Many such incidents go unreported as the perpetrators escape, thanks to the absence of personnel from the railway protection force and the railway police at stations.

published on : 27th June 2022
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