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7 December, 2018 12:23 PM Allegations Against MJ Akbar "A Jolt", Say Witnesses In Defamation Case

MJ Akbar was one of the most high profile people to be outed in India's #MeToo movement. He was accused of sexual misconduct by over 20 women. A Delhi court on Friday recorded the statements of two witnesses in the defamation case filed by MJ Akbar against his former colleague Priya Ramani, who had accused him of sexual misconduct. MJ Akbar's two former 137

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 96

13 November, 2018 9:49 AM Nawazuddin Siddiqui to be dropped from Sacred Games

MUMBAI: Amidst the #MeToo storm that came and swept across the nation, a number of Bollywood personalities came under the scanner. Some of the names that came out were shocking. Recently, another actor was named by his ex-girlfriend that left everyone dazed. Former Miss India Niharika Singh came out with her #MeToo story and accused actor Nawazuddin 140

10 November, 2018 1:03 PM Koffee With Karan 6: Sidharth Malhotra And Aditya Roy Kapur Are All Set To Sip Coffee On The Show

"A handsome cup of Koffee never hurt anyone," wrote Karan Johar Can you guess who the latest addition to the guest line-up of Koffee With Karan 6 is? Well, it is none other than Karan Johar's protege Sidharth Malhotra and actor Aditya Roy Kapur. On Saturday, KJo shared a picture of the duo, from the sets of his popular talk show Koffee With Karan 6 on his Instagram 95

4 November, 2018 10:41 AM Uttarakhand BJP Leader Sacked After Party Worker Alleges Sex Harassment

MeToo Movement: Uttarakhand general secretary Sanjay Kumar had been holding the post for the last seven years. The woman alleged Kumar assaulted her at the party's headquarters and sent derogatory messages. The BJP today sacked its Uttarakhand general secretary Sanjay Kumar after a woman party worker accused him of sexual harassment. Kumar had been a Rashtriya 110

3 November, 2018 2:14 AM "Just Like Serial Abusers": Journalist On MJ Akbar's "Consensual" Remark

Over 20 former colleagues of MJ Akbar have called him out in the raging #MeToo movement The US-based journalist, who has accused MJ Akbar of raping her 23 years ago, corrected her former boss that a relationship based on coercion and abuse of power can't be consensual. "I stand by every word in my published account," she said about her allegation on the former 154

22 October, 2018 9:42 AM After Indian Idol, Anu Malik’s song for Mere Sai scrapped

MUMBAI: After the rage surrounding the #MeToo movement all over the country, a lot of people have come in support of it by not working with the alleged accusers. After Akshay Kumar and Aamir Khan refusing to work with the alleged accusers of sexual misconduct, even the television industry is supporting the movement. The latest development is that Sony has now scrapped 152

22 October, 2018 5:50 AM #MeToo has shaken up the patriarchy: Sushant Singh

MUMBAI: TV actor and CINTAA General Secretary Sushant Singh says the #MeToo movement in India has shaken up the patriarchy, adding there is a tough fight ahead as the patriarchs will not give in so easily. The #MeToo movement began in Hollywood last year with The New York Times reporting multiple sexual assault allegations against Hollywood mogul Harvey 362

21 October, 2018 7:39 AM Anu Malik No Longer A Part Of Indian Idol 10 As #MeToo Allegations Pile Up Against Him

Anu Malik will no longer be shooting the episodes for the show from Monday Music composer Anu Malik, accused in multiple #MeToo accounts, is no longer a part of singing reality show Indian Idol 10, read a statement from Sony Entertainment Television (on which the show airs), reports news agency ANI. Anu Malik has been one of the judges on Indian Idol since 167

18 October, 2018 1:49 PM Not aware of any meeting between Sushma Swaraj, MJ Akbar on allegations against him: MEA

MJ Akbar attended official meetings on October 15 and 16 as the junior external affairs minister after returning from a trip abroad, the ministry said, in first comments on the issue. At a press conference, MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar, replying to a question, said he was not aware of any specific meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj 84