Sexual Harassment
India  /  Published 28.04.22

Actress’s rape FIR on producer

A film producer and actor in Kerala has been booked for raping a budding actress over weeks, blackmailing her with an objectionable video and then revealing the identity of the purported survivor on s...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

News  /  Published 15.04.22

Kolkata law students compile harass handbook

Here are some pointers from the handbook, that can be downloaded from A classmate was watching pornography on his phone and kept it in front of me to watch. It made it uncomfort...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 18.03.22

Kerala HC bats for women panels

Kerala High Court on Thursday ordered cinema production houses in the state to set up internal complaints committees at film units so that women professionals can air any grievances about sexual haras...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 11.02.22

Hounded woman judge reinstated

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the reinstatement of a woman judge who had resigned after being transferred following her sexual harassment allegations against a then sitting judge of Madhya Pr...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 23.01.22

Harassment slur on Padma Shri recipient

Uddhab Bharali, a leading innovator and Padma Shri recipient from Assam, was on Friday remanded in 14 days’ judicial custody for alleged sexual harassment of a minor girl under his foster care. ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 05.01.22

Padma awardee 'abuses' minor

A Padma awardee of Assam, accused of sexually abusing a minor girl he was fostering, has obtained an interim anticipatory bail from Gauhati High Court to evade arrest after a case was registered again...
By Our Bureau, PTI

India  /  Published 30.12.21

JNU replaces ‘misogyny’ line

JNU has modified the language of its public invitation for counselling on sexual harassment to remove the sentence “girls are supposed to know how to draw a tangible line between them and their ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.12.21

JNU told to draw the line on misogyny

National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Rekha Sharma has sought the withdrawal of a “misogynist” circular issued by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) that says girls are “sup...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 18.12.21

Kolkata NGO helps kids in wall graffiti campaign for gender equality

“No man is born misogynist. It is the socialisation process that teaches men to discriminate. We are not against men but against patriarchy. Patriarchy puts pressure on men, too, to behave in a ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 08.12.21

Right spirit: reading law

Power hides behind virtuous guises. The recent remarks of a Supreme Court bench headed by the judge, D.Y. Chandrachud, laid bare this aspect of power with regard to an appeal in a case of sexual haras...
By The Editorial Board


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