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15 December, 2018 12:28 AM Jammu And Kashmir Becomes First State To Bring Law Against "Sextortion"

The State Administrative Council (SAC) under the chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik on Friday approved the law. Jammu and Kashmir has become the first state in the country to have a law banning sexual exploitation of women by those in positions of authority, having a fiduciary relationship or a public servant. The State Administrative Council (SAC) 32

12 December, 2018 3:44 PM Editor's Guild suspends memberships of MJ Akbar, Tarun Tejpal

The Editors Guild of India on December 12 suspended the memberships of former Union minister M J Akbar and ex-Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal over allegations of sexual misconduct. The Guild had sought the views of its Executive Committee (EC) on what action should be taken against Akbar, a dormant member at present and one of its past presidents 43

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 94

10 December, 2018 8:38 PM Muzaffarpur shelter home accused Brajesh Thakur not subjected to any torture in jail: Medical board informs Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: Prime accused in Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case Brajesh Thakur was not subjected to any physical or mental torture, Supreme Court-appointed medical board informed the top court on Monday. The SC also dismissed Thakur's plea to stay the demolition of the shelter home building where minor girls were sexually molested. Last week, Thakur 55

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 81

3 December, 2018 3:24 AM UP Woman Set On Fire, 2 Accused Arrested And 3 Cops Suspended

The two accused have been arrested and cases have filed against them for sexual assault and attempt to murder, said the police A woman was set on fire allegedly by two men in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur on Sunday. The woman, 28, had twice tried to file police complaint but cops at the local police station sent her away. The woman has suffered about 60 per cent burns 62

2 December, 2018 3:01 AM Orphanage founder arrested for sexually assaulting minor girl in Tamil Nadu

The man was booked under POCSO (Protection Of Children from Sexual Offences Act). Madurai: The founder of an orphanage at nearby Usilampatti was arrested Saturday for allegedly sexually assualting a minor girl, police said. G Devapitchai was arrested on a complaint from the 11-year-old girl, who said he had sexually assaulted her several times and threatened 38

1 December, 2018 8:53 PM Woman In Darjeeling Sexually Assaulted Multiple Times, 4 Held: Police

The husband of the sexual assault survivor told the police that it was when he was away for work that the woman was sexually assaulted. Four people were arrested after sexually assaulting a woman in West Bengal's Darjeeling district, police said. The four men worked as labourers. The husband of the sexual assault survivor reported the incident to the police 53

30 November, 2018 6:19 AM Bihar Prisoner, Admitted In Hospital, Allegedly Gangraped, Case Filed

The victim narrated the ordeal to her inmates and Jail Superintendent after she went back to jail. A prisoner of Bihar's Sitamarhi jail was allegedly raped by two persons on the night of November 14 in the washroom at Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) in Muzaffarpur. She narrated the ordeal to her inmates and Jail Superintendent after 53

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