Sexual Harassment
News  /  Published 09.11.21

Man arrested for misbehaving with woman in Behala auto

A man has been arrested for allegedly misbehaving with a woman co-passenger in an autorickshaw.  The incident happened at Behala in southwest Kolkata on Sunday night when the woman, 21, was retu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Behala

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.10.21

Advice on child sexual victims

A sexually abused child undergoes physical, psychological and emotional stress and should be dealt with utmost care so that the victim is not traumatised further.  A two-day workshop on “T...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

News  /  Published 03.10.21

Harass protest leads to assault

Two women were allegedly molested and assaulted by a group of men in Kalindi after they protested against their lewd remarks and cat calls. One of the women was waiting for an app cab on September 25...
By Snehal Sengupta in Lake Town

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

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

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

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


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