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  • Sun Network COO C Praveen arrested in a sexual harassment case 2 days ago

    Chennai: A senior employee of a private television channel was arrested on Friday following a complaint of sexual harassment against him by a former woman staffer, police said. A team of Central crime branch police officials arrested C Praveen, Chief Operating officer of Sun TV Network, from his home. "We have booked...
  • MP judge harassment case: SC asks CJI to form new probe panel December 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday disbanded a two-member probe panel appointed by the Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court to investigate allegations of sexual harassment against a judge in the MP HC. The apex court ruled that the Chief Justice of India may constitute another panel to look...
  • Foreign national narrates harassment instances in Jaipur December 15, 2014

    If Indian women feel unsafe in the country, the scene is even more difficult for foreign nationals. "Men stare at me constantly, misbehave with me," Loredana Chifu who lives in Jaipur narrates her experiences. ...
  • Youngsters stage mock harassment to see who stands up for women in DTC buses December 15, 2014

    A group of young theatre artists have come together to gauge Delhi's response to harassment in DTC buses. They stage mock harassment incidents to see who stands up to fight for women. ...
  • Hyderabad: Sliding doors in buses to segregate men, women to stop harassment in public transport December 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Harassment of women in public transport is a growing menace. The tragic rape and murder of the Delhi braveheart in a moving bus was an incident that shook the nation. In an effort to stop such incidents and to ensure safety of women, the city buses in Hyderabad...
  • Twitter makes it easier for users to report abuse, harassment December 3, 2014

    New York: Twitter is trying to make it easier for victims and witnesses of online harassment to report it. The short messaging service said Tuesday that the new tools will roll out to users over the coming weeks. It's available now for a small group of Twitter's 284 million members. Among...
  • Haryana: New video of the Rohtak sisters shows them beating up a boy in a park December 2, 2014

    Rohtak: Bringing a mysterious twist to the case, the two sisters in Rohtak who were caught on camera beating three alleged eve teasers in a bus, are now being seen in a new video beating up a boy in a park. The new video allegedly dates back to October 2014. The...
  • Rohtak: Two girls thrash eve teasers, government to honour bravehearts December 1, 2014

    Giving a fitting lesson to misconduct in public, two sisters thrashed three eve teasers aboard a bus in Rohtak on Sunday. The three men reportedly assaulted the two girls when they objected to eve teasing. The girls in turn did not lose heart and retaliated by thrashing the assailants with...
  • Watch: In conversation with the Rohtak girls who fought back eve-teasers December 1, 2014

    CNN-IBN speaks to the two siblings from Haryana's Rohtak who belted three men for harassing them on a moving bus. ...
  • Haryana government suspends driver, conductor of bus on which two siblings were harassed December 1, 2014

    Chandigarh: A day after three men got belted by two siblings on a moving bus in Haryana's Rohtak district for harassing them, the state government on Monday suspended the driver and conductor of the bus. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar lauded the girls for their bravery. "I will recommend the names...
  • West Bengal: 14-year-old girl commits suicide after being harassed by a minor boy in Burdwan December 1, 2014

    Burdwan: A 14-year-old girl has committed suicide after being harassed by a boy in Burdwan in West Bengal. The girl was a student of class VIII. The girl's family has alleged that a rape attempt was made on her on September 30 by a minor boy. He was arrested and...
  • Pressure on my family to withdraw case: Rohtak braveheart December 1, 2014

    The Rohtak girl, who along with her sister, belted some eve teasers on a moving bus told CNN-IBN that her family was being pressurised to withdraw the case. ...
  • Haryana: We thrashed them with belts before they threw us out, recalls woman who faught against eve teasers December 1, 2014

    Two sisters hit back at 3 harassers aboard a bus in Rohtak. The 3 men reportedly assaulted the 2 girls when they objected to harrassment. "You have to become my girlfriend. They were misbehaving with us," said one of the victims. ...
  • Haryana: Three eve teasers thrashed by two girls with belts in a moving bus in Rohtak arrested November 30, 2014

    Rohtak: Police on Sunday evening arrested three men for allegedly eve teasing two sisters and then throwing them from a moving bus. Earlier on Sunday evening, giving a fitting lesson to misconduct in public, two sisters had thrashed three eve teasers aboard a bus in Rohtak. The three men reportedly assaulted...
  • Rohtak: Two girls thrash eve teasers, women activists ask for appropriate action November 30, 2014

    Giving a fitting lesson to misconduct in public, two sisters had thrashed three eve teasers aboard a bus in Rohtak. The three men reportedly assaulted the two girls when they objected to eve teasing. The girls in turn did not lose heart and retaliated by thrashing the assailants with their...
  • Police arrest 6 men for harassing 5 women in Bengaluru's MG Road November 25, 2014

    Six men has been arrested for allegedly harassing a group of five women at MG road in Bengaluru. Three of them are from Tamil Nadu and other three are from Bengaluru itself. The men were caught on camera allegedly harassing the women on late Saturday night. ...
  • Bengaluru Police arrests 6 men for harassing 5 women at MG Road November 25, 2014

    Bengaluru: Six men has been arrested for allegedly harassing a group of five women at MG road in Bengaluru. Three of them are from Tamil Nadu and other three are from Bengaluru itself. The men were caught on camera allegedly harassing the women on late Saturday night. Bengaluru Police Commissioner MN Reddy...
  • Watch: Five women harassed in public in Bengaluru November 24, 2014

    A horrific incident is reported from the heart of Bengaluru where five women were harassed and threatened by some men late on Saturday night when they were out to have ice cream. ...
  • Is Bengaluru unsafe for women? November 24, 2014

    In an extremely shameful incident in Bengaluru, five men have been caught on camera allegedly harassing a group of five women at the posh MG road in the city. The women claim that the men asked them to roll down their windows and even took out a sharp object to...
  • Bengaluru street assault caught on camera, five women allegedly harassed by group of five men November 24, 2014

    Bengaluru: In an extremely shameful incident in Bengaluru, five men have been caught on camera allegedly harassing a group of five women at the posh MG road in the city. The women claim that the men asked them to roll down their windows and even took out a sharp object to...
  • New Delhi: 16-year-old girl raped by brother-in-law November 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A 16-year-old West Bengal girl was allegedly raped by her brother-in-law in Civil Lines area in North Delhi, police said. The incident came to light when the girl, who managed to flee from her sister's home, was found crying in Majnu ka Tilla area, and was later brought...
  • 100 SHE teams deployed to check harassment of women in Hyderabad November 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a first of kind, Hyderabad Police has set up 100 special teams to check harassment of women in public places. These teams are called SHE teams and are aimed to counter eve teasing, stalking, physical harassment at public places. Dressed as civilians and armed with video cameras, these...
  • Here's how women can report abuse, harassment on Twitter and get the issue resolved within 24 hours November 9, 2014

    New York:The micro-blogging site has launched a tool that will allow women to report abuse and harassment on Twitter and get the issue resolved within 24 hours. Developed with the help a non-profit organisation known as Women, Action and Media (WAM), the tool is another weapon in Twitter's fight against online...
  • Odisha: An ATM-like kiosk where women can report harassment November 4, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: For almost a decade, the 45-year-old housewife suffered beatings at the hands of her businessman husband who relentlessly demanded more dowry money after their marriage. Like many victims of domestic violence, the mother of two hid the bruises on her battered body and kept quiet - scared of her husband,...
  • Hyderabad: School under scanner for sexual abuse of students November 1, 2014

    Hyderabad: A reputed private school in Hyderabad has been served with notice by State Commission for Protection of Child Rights after repeated complaints of corporal punishment. But when the committee inspecting the case went to the school, some girl students complained of sexual harassment. "I feel scared to go to...
  • Karnataka CM puts the onus on management to ensure security in schools October 31, 2014

    In Bangalore, a school teacher has been arrested for allegedly raping a 6-year-old. This is the third case of sexual assault on a child in a school in less than a month in the city. ...
  • NHRC directs Delhi government to pay Rs 25,000 each to African women victims of racial prejudice by Somnath Bharti October 31, 2014

    New Delhi: National Human Rights Commission on Friday directed Delhi Government to pay Rs 25,000 each to 12 African women who were "victims of racial prejudice and unlawful acts" by the then Law Minister Somnath Bharti during his controversial midnight raid in South Delhi's Khirki Extension area in January this...
  • Woman seen harassed on NYC streets in video gets rape threats October 31, 2014

    New York: A woman featured in a video in which she is harassed more than 100 times on New York City's streets said on Thursday that she has received dozens of rape threats after the clip was posted on the Internet and watched widely. The two-minute video posted on YouTube depicts...
  • Hyderabad: Students allege sexual harassment at school October 31, 2014

    Hyderabad: A school in Hyderabad is facing flak for reported incidents of sexual harassment. The state child rights protection team visited the school recently after students complained that they were beaten quite often and were even sexually harassed. The school was earlier served with a notice but the authorities allegedly never...
  • NY street harassment video: Actress says even being trained in martial arts doesn't help a woman October 30, 2014

    A video showing a woman being harassed while walking on the streets of New York has gone viral. The woman encountered more than 100 instances of verbal street harassment within 10 hours. Actress Shoshana Roberts said, "When someone tries to approach, the scare escalates. I think what's next. I am...