Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two of her acquaintances, who took her to a secluded place on the pretext of celebrating her birthday, police said today.
Cities | Written by Sutapa Deb | Saturday December 20, 2014
It's no city for women, scream the headlines. So what are young women to do? Strong, independent and individualistic women, on the cusp of what promises to be a brilliant career. Should they circumscribe their lives and give in? Or fight the odds, po...
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan | Thursday December 18, 2014
The Supreme Court today ordered the removal of a senior judge accused of sexually harassing a woman judge in Madhya Pradesh from administrative and supervisory work, and said a panel appointed by the state's Chief Justice to investigate the allegatio...
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 11, 2014
A 27-year-old Indian was today sentenced to three years in jail and 12 strokes of the cane for molesting two women in separate incidents in Singapore.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Headmaster of a government-run primary school has been arrested in Nabarangpur district of Odisha for allegedly sexually exploiting a Class fifth tribal girl student.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
An 18-year-old girl was allegedly harassed by two youths who also beat up her brother when he tried to oppose them, following which the duo were arrested, police said today.
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.
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 | 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.