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14 January, 2019 10:55 AM Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul Controversy: Big Rift In Cricket Panel, BCCI Members Call For SGM

Last week, Diana Edulji had warned CoA chief Vinod Rai of any "cover up" in the Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul inquiry. "In my view, the CoA is duty bound to follow the new constitution and what you are suggesting is neither in consonance with the constitution nor is it as per the legal advice received. It cannot be the case that we follow legal advice only when we consider 126

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 207

28 December, 2018 2:56 PM Central ministries received 141 sexual harassment complaints, RS told

The central ministries have received as many as 141 sexual harassment complaints since last year, out of which 45 have been disposed of, the Rajya Sabha was informed. The highest number of complaints were received by the Finance Ministry at 21, followed by the Ministry of Communications and the Ministry of Defence at 16, Minister of State for the Women 100

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 173

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

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 136

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 121

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 349

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 117

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 89