Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 20, 2014
The Telangana police chief today appealed to citizens to firmly oppose attacks on children and their sexual harassment and take a solemn pledge to end the social menace.
Cities | Written by Niha Masih | Monday November 17, 2014
Over 300 girls of Allahabad district's Fateh Bahadur school have not been attending school for over a week. Reason: Sexual harassment by local youths, some of whom, till recently, used to be their classmates.
Friday November 7, 2014
There have been reports in the media about a group of women employees at Infosys bringing charges of sexual harassment against a senior executive of the company and that he had been reprimanded.
World | Tamar Lewin, The New York Times | Sunday November 2, 2014
A sexual harassment case that has been unfolding without public notice for nearly five years within the Yale School of Medicine has roiled the institution and led to new allegations that the university is insensitive to instances of harassment agains...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
A 19-year-old woman, who was held captive for about a year by her husband's elder brother and got pregnant, was rescued today after she sent an SMS to the Senior Superintendent of Police for help, police said.
World | Richard Perez Pena, The New York Times | Tuesday October 28, 2014
In a rare, detailed look at sexual assault and harassment on a university campus, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology revealed Monday that among undergraduates who replied to a survey, at least 17 percent of women and 5 percent of men said they...
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 4, 2014
Women pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong are being targeted with sexual assaults and harassment, demonstrators and an international human rights group said as violence broke out in two of the city's busiest shopping districts.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 21, 2014
Aam Aadmi Party leader Mayank Gandhi, along with five others, have been booked on charges of abetting sexual harassment after a 21-year-old female party volunteer filed a criminal complaint against them in Mumbai, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
Braving rains thousands of students marched through the city's streets today demanding resignation of Jadavpur University (JU) vice-chancellor as West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi intervened to end the four-day old stalemate in the prestigious educat...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 20, 2014
In a bizarre twist to the Jadavpur University controversy, its registrar said today that the website of the varsity was "hacked" and that the message posted on the vice chancellor's page claiming he is "sorry" has been fabricated by outsiders.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday September 19, 2014
Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) president Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah said the 13,000 athletes and officials at the two week Games had to act with "goodwill and (appropriate) behaviour
NDTVSports | Friday September 19, 2014
The Sports Authority of India gave them a clean chit based on lack of enough evidence to prove the accusations made by a woman gymnast ahead of the Asian Games.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday September 18, 2014
The Gymnastic Federation of India (GFI) has promised strict action if the duo was found guilty of charges of 'harassing' a woman player during the national camp at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium.
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 18, 2014
Police have booked the duo based on allegations by the woman gymnast that they had passed obscene comments and made vulgar gestures at her during a practice session at Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on the evening of September 2.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 18, 2014
The principal of a private college in Madhpur area in Hyderabad was yesterday arrested for sexually harassing a woman receptionist, police said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Wednesday said legal action will be taken against organisations which do not have committees to address sexual harassment at the workplace.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday September 17, 2014
After revoking the accreditation of an Iranian football official for a case of verbal sexual harassment against a volunteer, the?Olympic Council of Asia said they would not tolerate any cases of harassment at the Asian Games 2014.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Asian Games organisers banned football equipment manager Amereh Ahmad and asked the Iranian team to send him home for verbally harassing a female volunteer.
NDTVSports,Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday September 17, 2014
A woman gymnast has alleged that lewd comments were made against her by an Asiad-bound coach and an international level player at a training camp in the capital.
Cities | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday September 17, 2014
A 44-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly stalking and sexually harassing a woman advocate in Mumbai for several months.