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15 October, 2018 10:04 AM MJ Akbar files criminal defamation case against woman who accused him of sexual harassment

Claiming that he was being framed, Akbar had on Sunday threatened to take legal action against those who have levelled allegations against him.  Union Minister MJ Akbar on Monday filed a criminal defamation case against the journalist who levelled sexual harassment allegations on him. He filed the case on Monday in Delhi's Patiala House Court against 38

15 October, 2018 6:23 AM Women compromise for personal gains: BJP MLA Usha Thakur's controversial remark on MeToo stirs row

NEW DELHI: Yet another Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member from Madhya Pradesh has made a controversial statement against women in the ongoing social media storm #MeToo on sexual harassment. “Some women compromise on their values and ideologies for the sake of personal gains and promotions,” said Usha Thakur, BJP legislator from Indore. “This is why women 43

14 October, 2018 6:09 PM Five-Year-Old Boy Found Unconscious, Allegedly Sodomised In Uttar Pradesh

The boy, who was found with injuries to his private parts, is undergoing treatment at a local hospital, senior police A five-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by a man and found with serious injuries at a field in a village here, police said today. Based on a complaint from a family member of the boy, a case was registered under Section 377 (carnal 45

14 October, 2018 10:15 AM PM Modi's Silence On Allegations Against MJ Akbar Unacceptable: Congress

The Congress on Sunday stepped up its attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the allegations of sexual harassment against Union minister M J Akbar, saying his silence was "conspicuous and unacceptable". As the #MeToo movement gathered pace over the last fortnight, the Union minister of state for external affairs was accused by several former colleagues 42

14 October, 2018 9:02 AM Live Updates: MJ Akbar To Give Statement Over #MeToo Allegations

MJ Akbar will be giving a statement shortly on the sexual assault allegations. Union minister MJ Akbar returned from Nigeria this morning amid calls for his resignation after nearly a dozen women journalists accused him of sexual harassment when he worked as a newspaper editor. In response to questions from journalists at the Delhi airport, Mr Akbar 44

14 October, 2018 8:25 AM #MeToo: Women Directors Vow Not To Work With Proven Offenders

Konkona Sensharma, Nandita Das, Meghna Gulzar and other filmmakers have pledged their support to India's #MeToo movement Women filmmakers from Indian film industry have joined hands to support people sharing their stories of sexual harassment and have decided not to work with any proven offender. Critically-acclaimed directors such as Konkona Sensharma 217

13 October, 2018 6:04 PM Amrita Puri Apologises To Farhan Akhtar For Tweet On Sajid Khan But Reiterates Industry Knew About 'Creep'

Farhan Akhtar, who had tweeted to say he was "shocked" over sexual harassment allegations against Sajid Khan, responded with a sharply-worded tweet Actress Amrita Puri, who was unaware that Farhan Akhtar and Sajid Khan (who was recently implicated in several #MeToo accounts) are cousins, apologised to the singer-actor after he responded to one of her tweets 80

12 October, 2018 12:18 PM Sajid Khan, Accused of Harassment, Quits Housefull 4 Till He Can "Prove The Truth"

Sajid Khan was implicated in #MeToo movement currently taking over Bollywood Sajid Khan, Accused of Harassment, Quits Housefull 4 Till He Can "Prove The Truth" Filmmaker Sajid Khan, accused of sexual and emotional harassment by three women, today announced he's "stepping down" from the post of director till the time he can "allay the allegations and prove 53

12 October, 2018 10:35 AM Maneka Gandhi proposes committee to look into issues related to #MeToo

"I believe in all of them. I believe in the pain and trauma behind every single complainant," said Gandhi. Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi said her ministry will soon propose a committee with senior judicial and legal persons as members to look into all issues emanating from the #MeToo campaign. She said she believes in all the women 39

11 October, 2018 6:31 PM Swati Maliwal wants MJ Akbal to quit, urges women to speak truth

She stressed on the need to monitor the functioning of Internal Complaint Committee (ICC) at workplaces. New Delhi: DCW chief Swati Maliwal on Thursday called for Union Minister M.J. Akbar`s resignation in view of allegations of sexual misconduct and also urged women to speak the truth in the #MeToo campaign. Speaking on the charges against Union Minister 46