World | Associated Press | Wednesday December 31, 2014
Harvard Law School has agreed to revise its sexual harassment and assault policies and to review sexual harassment complaints dating to the 2012-2013 school year after US education officials found the school in violation of federal law.
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 | 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.
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.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Five officials of the Government Railway Police were suspended late last evening for not helping a group of 93 school girls who were harassed by some youths on a train they boarded in Patna.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday November 2, 2013
The death of a 28-year-old school teacher in Odisha, who was set on fire allegedly over a case of sexual harassment, has sparked angry protests, prompting the state government to order a Crime Branch probe into the incident.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Input from IANS) | Friday November 1, 2013
A teacher from a government school in Odisha, who was set on fire on Sunday night allegedly for refusing to withdraw a sexual assault complaint against an education department official, died at a hospital in Visakhapatnam today.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 31, 2013
Three days after a school teacher was set on fire for not withdrawing a complaint of sexual harassment, Odisha police have arrested the key suspect in the case.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 27, 2013
The headmaster of a panchayat school in Tukkachi village has been suspended for allegedly sexually torturing a woman teacher, who later tried to commit suicide by consuming poison, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 4, 2013
A 50-year-old teacher has been arrested on charges of allegedly sexually harassing a 12-year-old visually challenged girl at a government school for the blind in Salem in Tamil Nadu, police said on Friday.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 30, 2012
A BJP legislator in Rajasthan wants the state government to prohibit private schools from making girls wear skirts as uniform, citing it as the reason behind increased cases of sexual harassment.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 29, 2012
A teacher of a school in Bangalore has been booked for alleged sexual harassment of his girl students and a hunt is on to arrest him, police said today.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday July 6, 2012
A woman teacher, 35-year-old Archana Bacche, with the Rambhau Mhalgi Secondary and Higher Secondary School in Kadus, Khed taluka, was sacked after she complained about sexual harassment by some people in the school.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday May 23, 2012
Taking serious note of MiD DAY's report on the alleged sexual harassment of seven girl students at a state-run residential school for the children of conservancy staff in Yerawada by the school headmaster, Yadav Iraba Gaikwad, the Social Welfare Depa...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 25, 2012
A septuagenarian school secretary,lodged in the Central prison in Madurai after his arrest on charges of sexually harassing girl inmates of the school hostel, died on Tuesday after complaining of chest pain, police said.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday December 7, 2011
Despite a police charge-sheet against the Principal of Jaipur's Army Public School in a sexual harassment case, no action has been taken in the matter.
World | Jenny Anderson, New York Times | Monday November 7, 2011
Nearly half of 7th to 12th graders experienced sexual harassment in the last school year, according to a study scheduled for release on Monday, with 87 percent of those who have been harassed reporting negative effects such as absenteeism, poor sleep...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 16, 2011
A school headmaster and two other teachers of the government school in Pothumbu near Madurai have been booked for alleged sexual harassment of girl students.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 17, 2011
A school headmaster and two other teachers of a government school in Pothumbu near Madurai have been booked for alleged sexual harassment of girl students, police said on Friday.Arockiaswamy, the headmaster, and Shanmugam and Ameli, the teachers, allegedly flirted and caressed their students and mad...
Cities | Rashmi Belur, DNA | Wednesday December 1, 2010
The state education department has finally decided to crack down on the menace of sexual harassment in schools. In a much-needed move that will benefit the victims of harassment and serve as a caution to habitual and potential offenders, the department of primary and secondary education will now dir...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday July 2, 2010
A 76-year-old man accused of sexually harassing a girl student in a Kodaikanal school hostel, has surrendered. The father of the class 9 Bhutanese girl student had filed a case against the school administrator ML Bright under Sec 354 (outraging modesty of woman by assaulting or using criminal ...
Cities | Press Trust Of India | Saturday May 1, 2010
A 42-year-old primary school teacher in Kerala has been sentenced to 30 years of rigorous imprisonment by a court for sexually harassing girl students.