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13 January, 2019 12:58 PM 169 complaints of sexual harassment at workplace in private industries: WCD Ministry

New Delhi: A total of 169 complaints of sexual harassment at the workplace have been received in private industries since 2017, the Women and Child Development Ministry has said. The complaints were received through 'SHe-box', an online system for filing complaints by women, working in both government and private sectors, related to sexual harassment 216

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 140

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 99

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 139

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 109

17 November, 2018 7:45 AM MJ Akbar, Tarun Tejpal Included In Editor's Guild of India Member List

The Editor's Guild of India has released an updated list of members, which includes names of former Union Minister MJ Akbar and Tarun Tejpal, both of whom have been alleged of sexual misconduct by their women colleagues. Senior journalist Gautam Adhikari, who has also been accused of sexual harassment, is also on the list. This comes despite a number 92

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 142

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 98

4 November, 2018 11:48 AM #MeToo: Uttarakhand BJP general secretary Sanjay Kumar sacked over sexual harassment charges

Sanjay Kumar, Uttarakhand BJP general secretary, has been accused of sexual harassment by a woman. DEHRADUN: After former Union Minister MJ Akbar, another senior-level BJP leader has been accused of sexual harassment by a woman following which the party has removed him from his post. According to ANI, the BJP central leadership on Sunday removed Sanjay 202

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 113