Sexual Harassment
Calcutta  /  Published 05.08.20

‘Molested’ passenger jumps off auto in Calcutta

The driver of an autorickshaw allegedly molested a woman who was seated beside him, forcing her to jump off the vehicle when it slowed down near the CAP camp island bus stop near the CF block swimming...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.07.20

Notice on woman officer ‘suicide’

The Supreme Court on Monday sought the response of the CBI, the Telangana government and Bhel for an independent probe into the alleged suicide of a woman finance officer working at the PSU in Hyderab...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 10.07.20

Seoul mayor Park Won-soon dead

The mayor of Seoul, South Korea, the country’s most powerful official after the President, was found dead by the police, hours after his daughter reported him missing, the authorities said on Fr...
By New York Times News Service in Seoul

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.05.20

Rape FIR against CCL man

Bokaro Thermal police on May 2 filed a case against a personnel manager of Central Coalfields Limited (CCL), Kathara region, for alleged sexual harassment and rape of a woman employee of DAV School in...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Bokaro

Education  /  Published 19.11.19

Reporting begins at home -- or rather at university

Students at the University of Southern California (USC), US, got a crash course in investigative journalism this summer by reporting on a powerful, scandal-ridden institution: their own school.The und...
By Marc Tracy / NYTNS in

World  /  Published 11.07.19

Harvard suspends economist Roland G. Fryer

Roland G. Fryer, a one-time rising star in economics who has been accused by multiple women of sexual harassment, will lose his Harvard University research lab and be suspended for two years, the univ...
By New York Times News Service in New York

India  /  Published 11.03.20

Harassment affront to women's equality: Supreme Court

Sexual harassment at the workplace is an “affront” to a woman’s fundamental right to equality, her right to live with dignity and to practice any profession or be part of any occupation, the Sup...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.03.20

Minors held for rape in Ranchi

Two juveniles were sent to the observation home at Dumardaga in the city on Tuesday for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl on Monday.Police nabbed the two underage boys from Chatwal village, around 3...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 08.03.20

Silent call to stop torture of women

Rape, trafficking, acid attack, dowry death and other atrocities against women were the focus of a mime act enacted at a police programme to mark International Women’s Day on Sunday.The 30-minute pr...
By Neha Singh in Calcutta

Maharashtra  /  Published 03.03.20

Woman may know less but understands more: HC

A woman may know less but she understands more and knows the intention when a man touches her or even looks at her, the Bombay High Court said while suspending the sentence of a convict in the case of...
By The Telegraph in Mumbai


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