India  /  Published 22.02.19

Bhanwari Devi and a long march to wipe out the stigma of rape

None has been convicted for the alleged gang rape of Rajasthan social worker Bhanwari Devi in front of her husband in 1992 as punishment for stopping a child marriage in the family of a caste higher t...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 15.03.20

Gurfateh Pirzada, the nice guy-gone-wrong in Guilty

Gurfateh Pirzada also makes his debut with Guilty, playing the rich college kid VJ, who is accused of rape. A chat with Gurfateh on playing a grey character and the support he’s found in his sister,...
By Priyanka Roy in

World  /  Published 11.03.20

Weinstein faces sentencing, prison

The final act of Harvey Weinstein's rape trial in New York begins Wednesday, when the once-powerful film producer will be sentenced following his landmark #MeToo conviction.Weinstein is scheduled to b...
By AP in New York

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.10.18

Probe must decide Akbar fate

Minister of state for social justice and empowerment Ramdas Athawale on Friday made clashing statements on the sexual harassment allegations against Union minister M.J. Akbar amid the snowballing #MeT...
By Our Special Correspondent in

Opinion  /  Published 09.10.18

Is time really up for misogyny?

Christine Blasey Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University in California, had accused the then US Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual misconduct. According to Ford, this incident happene...
By Mehmal Sarfraz in


Entertainment  /  Published 09.10.18

'I was violated endlessly': Alok Nath accused of rape

Actor Alok Nath, known by such epithets as Sankaari Babuji, is the latest face to come under the scanner in the #MeToo movement sweeping across India.The Cine and TV Artists Association on Tuesday sai...
By Saurajit Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 08.10.18

#MeToo finger at Union minister

The MeToo movement rippling across several newsrooms in India has reached the Narendra Modi government with a journalist naming former editor and junior external affairs minister M.J. Akbar....
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.10.18

#MeToo will benefit women and men

Sir — In quick succession, the Bollywood actress, Tanushree Dutta, and the American television host, Padma Lakshmi, revealed the sexual harassment and assault they faced at the hands of a co-actor a...
By The Telegraph in

World  /  Published 25.09.18

Bill Cosby sentenced to jail for sex assault

Norristown: Bill Cosby was sentenced to between three and 10 years in prison on Tuesday for sexually assaulting a woman, capping the once-beloved comedian’s downfall from “America’s Dad” to co...
By Reuters in

Entertainment  /  Published 29.10.18

Anurag Kashyap is not a sexual predator: Kubbra Sait

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"In Bombay, I am constantly distracted by something or the other. But here, I just sat down and watched an entire movie while waiting for you. So much shanti here. I rea...
By Priyanka Roy in


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