Sexual Harassment

  • UP: Woman sub-inspector takes fight against sexual harassment by DIG rank officer to Facebook July 16, 2014

    A female sub-inspector in Meerut has taken her fight against alleged sexual harassment by a DIG rank officer to social media. She claims her superiors failed to act on her complaint. ...
  • News 360: Gowda presents Rail bduget, 58 new trains, focus on safety July 8, 2014

    In the maiden Railway Budget of the Narendra Modi government, Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday promised to revamp the railways and cut down on populism. Gowda said the Cabinet has been asked to clear Foreign Direct Investment in railway infrastructure and new projects should be explored through the...
  • 30 minutes: The aftermath of Muzaffarnagar riots January 18, 2014

    Four months after six women came forward and registered cases of rape, none of the accused have been arrested till date. The Special Investigation Team handling these cases has asked the police to nab 22 accused, some of whom were roaming freely when CNN-IBN team traveled to Phugana village in...
  • The Last Word: Are Justice Ganguly's claims justified or unwarranted? January 9, 2014

    Maintaining his defiant stand on the sexual harassment allegations leveled against him by a law intern, former Supreme Court judge Ashok Kumar Ganguly on Wednesday hit out at the West Bengal government of hatching a conspiracy against him and blamed the Supreme Court for going out of its jurisdiction in...
  • Should there be a criminal investigation in Justice Ganguly case? January 6, 2014

    Retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, accused of sexually harassing a law intern in December 2012, has resigned as the chief of West Bengal Human Rights Commission, said sources. Justice Ganguly met Governor MK Narayanan and submitted his resignation, according to sources. ...
  • CJ Impact: IIMB sacks officer for sexually harassing a lady doctor January 6, 2014

    Indian Institute of Management Bangalore sacked its chief administrative officer for harassing a lady doctor. The doctor, name withheld, had reported her ordeal on the Citizen Journalist Show. ...
  • Sexual harassment: Justice Ganguly should be investigated, says BJP December 24, 2013

    The Bharatiya Janata Party said retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly should be investigated in the sexual harassment case. Party spokesperson Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said, "The law should take its course. This case should not be politicised. The allegations are worrying, but the statements of the alleged victim and Justice...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 17, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: India hits back at US over diplomat's arrest, cuts embassy security December 17, 2013

    India has hit back strongly at the United States of America over the public arrest and strip-search of Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade by New York Police as Delhi Police removed barricades from outside the US Embassy in Delhi. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) had requested the police to...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 16, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Should Justice Ganguly be criminally prosecuted for sexual harassment? December 16, 2013

    Amidst growing uproar over his resignation, retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly has reiterated his stand and said that he will not resign from the post of Chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission. "I have explained everything to the Supreme Court Committee. I will not resign and step...
  • Justice Ganguly like Caesar's wife must be above suspicion: Jaitley December 16, 2013

    There has been a rise in criticism against Justice AK Ganguly with relation to the sexual assault allegations against him leveled by a woman lawyer. Reacting to the controversy over whether Justice Ganguly should resign as the Chairman of West Bengal Human Rights Commission, Jaitley said, "Since this involves a...
  • CJ Show: How my boss sexually harassed me at workplace December 15, 2013

    An ex-journalist speaks out against sexual harassment at workplace. ...
  • CJ Ankita recounts being molested on the streets of Bangalore December 15, 2013

    CJ Ankita Sengupta, a journalist in Bangalore was molested while boarding a bus in the city. She says that 'people remained mute spectators and the public apathy towards her was shocking', but her resilience and courage is noteworthy. She fought the harasser and made a police complaint against him. Watch...
  • CJ Show: Agenda for Change December 15, 2013

    A year after the horrific Delhi gang-rape, CJ speaks to the parents of the Braveheart and many other women to find out if anything has changed on the ground. We also have stories of women who fought sexual harassment at work and on the streets. All this and much more...
  • Should Justice Ganguly step down as chief of WB HRC? December 3, 2013

    Even since retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly has been named as an accused in the sexual harassment case, there are many who has demanded his resignation as the Chairperson of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission. A law intern has named Justice Ganguly as an accused for allegedly sexually...
  • Justice Ganguly unhappy by allegations, yet to decide on resignation December 3, 2013

    The debate over the demand of resignation of Supreme Court Judge Justice AK Ganguly from the Chairmanship of the WB Human Rights Commission has refused to die down after allegations of sexual harassment were leveled against him by an intern. Justice Ganguly who is unhappy with the allegations is yet...
  • The Last Word: What should CJI do in Justice Ganguly case? December 2, 2013

    A law intern has accused retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly of allegedly sexually harassing her. However, Justice Ganguly has denied all the charges saying he's a victim of circumstances. He said, "I am shocked and shattered. I deny all the charges." CNN-IBN's raised the question to a panel of...
  • Sexual harassment case: Justice Ganguly must quit WB HRC, says TMC December 2, 2013

    The TMC is demanding that retired Supreme Court Justice AK Ganguly resigns from the post of West Bengal Human Rights Commission in view of the sexual harassment allegations against him by a law intern. Justice Ganguly has so far consistently denied harassing the woman and said that he is innocent. ...
  • Watch: Senior lawyer Abha Singh on Tarun Tejpal's arrest December 1, 2013

    Senior lawyer Abha Singh briefs on the road ahead for Tarun Tejpal accused in the sexual assault case of a woman journalist. Goa Principal and Sessions Judge Anuja Prabhudesai finally announced her order denying bail at around 8:07 pm on Saturday even as Tejpal was in the Goa crime branch...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 29, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Former Bhaskar employee accuses MYFM CEO of sexually harassing her November 29, 2013

    The sexual assault case leveled against Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal has shook the country. Questions have been raised on how the Tehelka mangement has responded to the case. However, the case has also highlighted the safety of women in other media institutions. A former employee of Dainik Bhaskar group's My...
  • Tarun Tejpal calls alleged sexual assault a light hearted banter November 26, 2013

    Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexual assault applied for transit bail on Tuesday and in his application said that the encounter with the woman journalist was only a 'light-hearted banter'. The Goa police as a precautionary measure have issued an alert for Tejpal at all ports and Airports. Meanwhile in Mumbai,...
  • Is Tarun Tejpal guilty of diverting from the core issue by blaming BJP? November 26, 2013

    Defended himself in the sexual assault case on Tuesday Tarun Tejpal reiterated his 'drunken banter' version. He also pointed fingers at the Goa Police and the Bharatiya Janata Party government in the state for hatching a conspiracy against him. ...
  • IFFI sexual harassment case: I&B ministry assures justice November 23, 2013

    The Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said that the ministry has zero tolerance to allegations of misdemeanor and indiscretion and assured of speedy justice. He also said that strict action would be taken against those guilty. ...
  • FTP: Agenda for Change: Is CBI Director product of a patriarchal mindset? November 13, 2013

    Faced with stinging criticism, outrage and demands to step down, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Wednesday expressed regret and apologised for his "enjoy rape if you can't prevent it" comment. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 12, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is it difficult for women to speak out in sexual harassment cases involving the powerful? November 12, 2013

    In a shocking case in Delhi, a custodian of law has allegedly himself broken the laws. A young lawyer has claimed that a recently retired Supreme Court judge had sexually harassed her when she was interning with him. ...
  • News 360: SC panel to probe allegation of harassment by retired judge November 12, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered a 3-member committee to be set up to probe allegations of sexual harassment against a former apex court judge. A woman lawyer had in a blog claimed that she was sexually assaulted by the judge in December 2012. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Has India become 'No country for women'? September 7, 2013

    Women in Delhi and Mumbai share the candid stories of daily sexual harassment. ...