Childhood trafficked: India's untold story?
Mar 7, 2014
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 17, 2014
In what could be one of the reasons why women shy away from joining science stream, a survey reveals that many young scientists have suffered sexual harassment or sexual assault while at work in the field.
World | Agence France Presse | Saturday July 12, 2014
Egyptian police said Saturday they have arrested a driver for raping a Russian tourist in a resort town, as the government cracks down on an epidemic of sexual harassment and violence.
Reuters | Saturday July 12, 2014
A Yahoo representative said, "There is absolutely no basis or truth to the allegations against Maria Zhang."
World | Reuters | Saturday July 12, 2014
A high-level woman Yahoo Inc executive has been sued in California by a woman who worked under her and is accusing her former boss of sexual harassment and wrongful termination.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
Government is mulling giving punitive powers to arrest, search and seize to National Commission for Women (NCW) in matters of domestic violence, police apathy and sexual harassment at work place and plans to extend NCW's jurisdiction to Jammu and Kas...
Reuters | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Former Tinder Marketing Vice President Whitney Wolfe's lawsuit is the latest for tech firms facing challenges over the treatment of women.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 26, 2014
A common friend of industrialist Ness Wadia and Preity Zinta today told the police he saw the former grabbing the Bollywood actor's arm on May 30 but could not hear their conversation, as recording of statement of witnesses continued in the criminal ...
World | Associated Press | Saturday June 21, 2014
The Roman Catholic Church in Mexico confirmed on Friday that it has suspended seven priests, including one accused of abuse while serving in Los Angeles, from its diocese in the border city of Tijuana pending an investigation into alleged sexual hara...
World | Reuters | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ordered the interior minister to fight sexual harassment following the arrest of seven men for attacking women near Cairo's Tahrir Square during his inauguration celebrations, his office said on Tuesday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Days after sexual assaults on women celebrating his inauguration in the capital's Tahrir Square, Egypt's newly-elected President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi has directed to "strictly enforce an anti-harassment law", state media reported on Tuesday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Egypt's new president on Tuesday weighed in on one of the nation's most troubling social ills, ordering his interior minister to do whatever it takes to combat sexual harassment after a string of sexual assaults marred weekend celebrations marking hi...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Delhi Police has been pulled up by a court for not conducting a proper probe in a sexual harassment case in which the accused man has been acquitted as the FIR was lodged by pressurising the girl to depose against her lover.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 5, 2014
Cathay Pacific flight attendants want the Hong Kong airline to redesign their uniforms because they are too revealing and may provoke sexual harassment, a union said on Monday.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 29, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Football Sangh secretary Mohammed Shamsuddin has been accused by a woman footballer of sexually harassing her while she was attending a 15-day camp this month in preparation for the ongoing National Championships at Golaghat in Assam...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 24, 2014
A British nurse jailed in Sri Lanka for sporting a Buddha tattoo left the country on Thursday after suffering what she says was sexual and other harassment by prison officers.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday April 22, 2014
In a first order on sexual harassment in the Supreme Court, the Chief Justice of India has barred an advocate from court premises for six months over a complaint against him.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 11, 2014
A Japanese budget airline has flown into rough air over its decision to outfit flight attendants in revealing mini-skirts, drawing criticism that it could invite sexual harassment.
Cities | Sam Daniel | Friday March 7, 2014
A 51-year-old Assistant Professor, fighting against alleged sexual harassment at the Loyola College in Chennai, was removed from her job last week.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
The Bombay High Court in Goa today began in-camera hearing on the bail petition of former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a woman colleague in a lift of a star hotel in Panaji.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 2, 2014
A school teacher was attacked by angry locals before being arrested by police on charges of sexually harassing a girl student in Visakhapatnam.