sexual harassment

POSH Act needs additions, a few changes, says NCW chairperson

Several IT hubs were part of the conference. Part of the panel were representatives from Metis, which works towards creating awareness on the Act, and works closely with IT companies.

published on : 28th January 2020

TV channel editor resigns after sexual harassment complaint by two journalists

'The respondent has since resigned. His resignation has been accepted with immediate effect,' it added.

published on : 24th January 2020

Air India reinstates senior pilot found guilty of sexual harassment in 2019 

According to a complaint filed by the woman pilot, the alleged incident took place on May 5 last year in Hyderabad, where she was being trained by Captain Sachin Gupta.

published on : 19th January 2020

Need harsher punishments but sexual harassment isn't rampant: SAI 

As per the prevalent norms, the SAI constitutes an Internal Complaint Committee at every region with a senior lady as chairperson after receiving a sexual harassment complaint.

published on : 17th January 2020

#MeToo: Delhi court adjourns MJ Akbar's defamation case against Priya Ramani till January 24

Former Union Minister MJ Akbar had filed the defamation case after Ramani had accused him of sexual harassment in 2018.  

published on : 16th January 2020

Gigi Hadid among potential jurors in Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment case

When asked whether she would be impartial in her judgments, Gigi Hadid responded by saying 'yes'.

published on : 14th January 2020

Kasargod attender held for molesting 10-year-old schoolgirls 

The inspector said that the parents of the five Class 5 students had filed complaints against the  attender, accusing him of repeatedly assaulting one girl and abusing four others. 

published on : 13th January 2020

UP woman cop alleges sexual harassment by senior, probe on

As soon as the video went viral on social media on Thursday evening, the police department swung into action.

published on : 9th January 2020

31 Jadavpur University students quit SFI, allege sexual abuse

One of the students who quit rubbished SFI Bengal secretary’s claim that an internal probe into their complaints was taken up

published on : 7th January 2020

HC admonishes DYFI workers accused of sexual harassment

The victim stated the accused had claimed they were in possession of her nude photographs and videos, and threatened to kill her if she approached the police.

published on : 5th January 2020

Two booked for 'false complaint' against actor Tanushree Dutta's lawyer

A woman had filed a complaint against advocate Satpute at Mahim police station in November, alleging that he used abusive language during a heated argument with her.

published on : 5th January 2020

Amid New Year celebrations, many sexual harassment cases come to fore

City Police Commissioner Bhaskar Rao said, that though the police have not received any complaint regarding harassments, they will initiate action based on CCTV footage.

published on : 2nd January 2020

52-yr-old held for molesting kid

A 52-year-old man was arrested by the Yelahanka police for sexually harassing a three-year-old girl recently. 

published on : 26th December 2019

Elderly Tamil Nadu man arrested for sexually harassing nine-year-old girl

R Ramu a retired librarian in Directorate of Libraries of Tamil Nadu Government reportedly took her into his house and sexually harassed her.

published on : 25th December 2019

Hyderabad cab driver gets two years in jail in POCSO case

As the girl raised an alarm, passers-by caught hold of Srinivas and handed him over to the police.

published on : 24th December 2019
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