Jharkhand  /  Published 12.09.21

Ex-CM aide held for 'sex offence'

BJP leader and former chief minister Babulal Marandi’s political advisor, Sunil Tiwari, accused of sexually harassing a minor tribal girl in Ranchi, was arrested from a locality in Uttar Pradesh...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 04.09.21

Editor held on Dutee complaint

The editor of a web channel in Odisha was detained on Friday following a mental harassment complaint by sprinter Dutee Chand. The sprinter has accused the journalist of posting obscene and defamatory...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Places  /  Published 28.08.21

New Town man arrested for chasing, harassing girl

A 33-year-old man with criminal antecedents has been arrested for allegedly harassing an 18-year-old girl riding home on a scooter with her 12-year-old brother on the pillion in New Town. Zahirul She...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

World  /  Published 17.08.21

Bob Dylan accused of sexual abuse

Legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan has been sued by a woman who claims he sexually abused her in 1965 when she was 12, an allegation the Nobel Prize winner has called "untrue". The lawsu...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Los Angeles

World  /  Published 11.08.21

Scandal-hit Andrew Cuomo quits

New York governor Andrew Cuomo resigned on Tuesday following an inquiry that found he sexually harassed 11 women and in the face of mounting legal pressure and demands for his departure by President J...
By Reuters in New York


West Bengal  /  Published 11.08.21

Bengal govt staff protest ‘assault’ in village

Around 60 state government employees posted at panchayats of Balurghat block in South Dinajpur resorted to a pen-down strike and demonstrated at the Balurghat stadium on Tuesday to protest the alleged...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

World  /  Published 03.08.21

'Cuomo harassed multiple women'

New York governor Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women, including former and current state employees, by engaging in unwanted groping, kissing and hugging, and in doing so broke the law, New ...
By PTI in New York

Calcutta  /  Published 26.07.21

Woman's videos leaked on smut sites

A woman who was allegedly paid Rs 3,000 to appear in a shoot with the promise that the videos would only be viewed outside India learnt to her shock that those were leaked to 84 pornographic sites acc...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.07.21

Minister's ex-driver in harassment row

A 34-year-old woman on Friday approached senior SP M. Tamil Vanan complaining about inaction of Kadma thana in arresting the former driver of health minister Banna Gupta in a harassment case registere...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 15.07.21

Little known: PoSH Act

Laws alone cannot correct institutionalized gender bias; people must have a genuine desire for justice too. A direction by the Bombay High Court exposed ways in which gender bias functions in implemen...
By The Editorial Board


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.