India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday August 26, 2014
A woman who quit her job as a judge in Madhya Pradesh last month alleging sexual harassment by a senior judge has taken her case to the Supreme Court today.
India | Edited by Tasim Zahid | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Repeated sexual harassment by a group of bikers reportedly forced two teenage girls to commit suicide in Haryana's Rohtak district on Monday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 20, 2014
The Bombay High Court has suspended a sessions court judge on charges of sexually harassing a female staff worker.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 14, 2014
A judge in Madhya Pradesh who has alleged sexual harassment by a senior says she will not cooperate with a panel investigating her complaint saying it is biased.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Chief Justice of India RM Lodha has asked the Madhya Pradesh High Court to investigate a judge's complaint of sexual harassment by her senior.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday August 5, 2014
A judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court, accused of sexual harassment, has said he is willing to face the death penalty, if found guilty.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Siddharth Ranjan Das; Edited by Mala Das | Monday August 4, 2014
A Madhya Pradesh High Court judge, accused of sexual harassment by a junior, has said he is "ready for the death sentence if found guilty."
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Monday August 4, 2014
A woman additional judge in Gwalior has resigned alleging sexual harassment by a judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.
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.