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18 December, 2018 1:14 PM All Women Party Launched In Delhi; Representing Underprivileged On Agenda

Inspired by the decades old National Women's Party in the United States, a 36-year-old doctor and social activist launched a women's only party on Tuesday to fight for issues like reservation for women in Parliament and harassment of women at workplace. The newly formed National Women's Party (NWP) is being headed by Swetha Shetty, who said the party's 37

11 December, 2018 5:39 AM Top Court Bars Media From Revealing Identity Of Sex Assault Survivors

The Supreme Court has barred the media from revealing identity of sex assault survivors in any manner. The Supreme Court today barred media organisations and law-enforcement agencies from revealing the identity of sexual assault survivors in any manner possible, and laid down a number of guidelines in this regard. It also said that their names cannot 98

10 December, 2018 10:32 PM "Let's Build New Bharat": Congress After Upendra Kushwaha's Resignation

Upendra Kushwaha had been targeting the BJP and Mr Kumar, a key ally of the ruling party, for weeks. The Congress congratulated Rashtriya Lok Samta Party chief Upendra Kushwaha on Monday after he resigned from the Union council of ministers and walked out of the BJP-led NDA. Mr Kushwaha announced his resignation on Monday, saying Prime Minister Narendra 93

26 November, 2018 9:12 PM CPM Leader PK Sasi Suspended From Party Over Harassment Charge

Communist Party of India (Marxist) legislator from Kerala PK Sasi has been suspended from the party after he was found guilty of "suggestive talks" with a young female party worker. The decision was taken during the party state secretariat on Monday after an internal party committee probe found the MLA guilty based on certain phone records that were presented 231

24 November, 2018 2:45 PM Sotheby's Sends India Head On Leave Pending Probe Into #Metoo Claims

Gaurav Bhatia, the managing director of Sotheby's India, has agreed to take leave of absence as a formal inquiry is underway into anonymous allegations on social media, Sotheby's said in a statement. Auction house Sotheby's has sent its top India executive on a leave of absence pending a probe into anonymous allegations of sexual misconduct. Gaurav Bhatia 73

22 November, 2018 10:10 PM #MeToo: Online portal to report sexual harassment cases linked to central, state ministries

Cases on SHe-Box can be monitored by complainants and WCD Ministry. New Delhi: SHe-Box, the online portal to report complaints of sexual harassment at workplace, has been linked to all the Central ministries, departments and 653 districts across all states and Union Territories, the Women and Child Development (WCD) ministry said on Thursday. "This is a proactive 69

21 November, 2018 6:31 PM Rahul Johri not fit to be BCCI CEO, maintains COA member Diana Edulji

She wanted him sacked before the probe panel was formed and Committee of Administrators (CoA) member Diana Edulji's views did not change even after BCCI CEO Rahul Johri was exonerated of sexual harassment charges on Wednesday. CoA chief Vinod Rai and Edulji remained divided after the inquiry panel, comprising Justice (Retd) Rakesh Sharma, former Delhi 64

21 November, 2018 4:17 AM Kareena Kapoor On Work Place Security In The Time Of #MeToo

Kareena Kapoor says that women have only just started speaking about harassment Kareena Kapoor says she appreciates women coming out and speaking about harassment and believes everyone in the work space should feel safe. The actor says the women in the film industry want a secure work place and currently that is being addressed. "We are openly having 72

20 November, 2018 8:01 AM And the Word of the Year 2018 is..

And the runners' up were Big Dick Energy, Gaslighting, Techlash, Gammon, Incel, Cakeism, Overtourism and Orbiting.  The Word of the Year 2018, according to Oxford English Dictionary (OED), is toxic. Defined as ‘poisonous', the adjective 'toxic' reflects the ethos, mood, or preoccupations of the year that went by, and have lasting potential as a term of cultural 104

19 November, 2018 11:05 AM Sushmita Sen not liable to pay tax on compensation by soft drink firm in sexual harassment case

New Delhi: Former Miss Universe and Bollywood actor Sushmita Sen has got a huge relief from the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) . The Mumbai bench of ITAT withdrew the burden of income tax liability on her from the compensation paid by a multinational soft drink company in 2004. ITAT also set aside the penalty of Rs 35 lakh imposed on her for concealment 73