Sexual Harrasment

  • Tainted filmmaker Subhash Kapoor quietly starts shooting for 'Guddu Rangeela' 12-03-2014 12:20 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Kapoor, lately beleaguered by charges of sexual harassment, has quietly started shooting for his next film 'Guddu Rangeela'. Kapoor and his cast comprising Arshad Warsi, Amit Sadh and others left for Shimla last week where the director is valiantly trying to piece back his scattered life by...
  • NUJS to have policy against sexual harassment of interns 13-01-2014 12:12 PM

    Hit by successive complaints by two of its ex-students about sexual harassment during internship, the West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (WB NUJS) on Monday said they were giving final touches to a policy to handle such cases. WB NUJS spokesperson Ruchira Goswami told that the premier legal varsity...
  • Cabinet set to decide on Justice Ganguly's fate as WBHRC chief 02-01-2014 02:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Cabinet is all set to decide on former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly's fate as West Bengal Human Rights Panel chief. The Ministry of Home Affairs note has listed three allegations against Ganguly including sexually harassing a law intern, according to sources. The allegations also include his...
  • India is changing and it's in the positive direction

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    A year can be almost an eternity in a country like India: last December, there was a sense of doom and gloom around us. Angry...

  • Law intern hits out at Justice Ganguly's claim of innocence 25-12-2013 12:22 AM

    New Delhi: The law intern who has accused former Supreme Court judge Justice AK Ganguly of sexually harassing her has hit out at his claim of innocence to Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam. She has has said that she will go to the police but her autonomy should be...
  • Justice Ganguly complains to CJI, says he wasn't addressed correctly 23-12-2013 05:31 PM

    New Delhi: Caught in the line of fire in an alleged sexual assault case, retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly has approached the Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam saying that his side of the story is not being heard. "I have been distressed by some recent happenings. I am...
  • Justice Ganguly writes to CJI, says his side of story unheard 23-12-2013 03:22 PM

    New Delhi: Retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, accused of sexually harassing a law intern, has written to Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam saying that his side of the story is not being heard. In his letter, he has also protested against the leaked affidavit before the Supreme Court...
  • UP govt official commits suicide after harassment 28-10-2013 12:04 AM

    A village development officer committed suicide in Badaun after being allegedly harassed by his seniors, police said on Sunday. The VDO Pradeep Kumar, who was posted in Samrer block of the district, had consumed poisonous substance on Friday night and he died at a hospital in Bareilly on Saturday, they...
  • CJ Show: Safety concerns of women working night shifts 26-08-2013 11:12 AM

    Three working women turn citizen journalists to conduct a reality check of safety norms for women working late night shifts. CJ Sunita Koul, RJ Rochie and CJ Kiran Chopra tell us how unsafe they feel while returning from work at night. ...
  • CJs fight for a safe public transport for women 26-08-2013 10:53 AM

    CJ's Swati Shahi and Shruti Gupta reveal how safety rules for women are being openly flouted in Delhi metro and DTC buses. They appeal for a safer public transport for women. ...
  • CJ Show: How safe is Mumbai for women? 26-08-2013 10:41 AM

    A victim of sexual harassment in Mumbai narrates her story of how she was subjected to sexual advances on a Mumbai street. She believes that women shouldn't hesitate in reporting such incidents to police and their parents. ...
  • CJ Show: A Women photojournalists ordeal 26-08-2013 10:31 AM

    Anshika Verma-A photojournalist based in Delhi has faced harassment while on assignments in the city. Watch the story as she narrates her ordeal. ...
  • The CJ Show: Womens Safety Special 25-08-2013 08:11 PM

    After the horrific rape of a young woman in Mumbai, our focus returns on the issue of women's safety. In this show, we hear from women who encounter street harassment and other safety related issues. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist show 23-08-2013 06:55 PM

    After the horrific rape of a young woman in Mumbai, our focus returns on the issue of women's safety.In our upcoming show, we hear from women who face street harassment and other right violations. Also, watch out for our Google+ hangout with CJ's, your pictures and videos and much more....
  • Four arrested for allegedly gangraping a woman in Howrah 16-08-2013 03:47 AM

    A woman was allegedly gangraped by four persons, including a juvenile, when she went to visit her undertrial husband at Howrah correctional home, police said on Thursday. The woman, who is in her thirties, had gone to the correctional home on August 13 but as she did not have the...
  • Meghalaya police officer Nurul Islam escapes from custody 03-06-2013 05:34 AM

    Shillong: A police officer arrested for raping two minor girls escaped from police custody in Meghalaya's West Garo Hills district on Sunday, a district official said. "Nurul Islam, who was in charge of the Ampati police station, and was arrested yesterday (Saturday) on charges of raping two sisters, escaped from...
  • Three arrested for gangraping two minors in Gurgaon 11-05-2013 05:14 AM

    Gurgaon: Three people were arrested on Friday for gang-raping two minor girls and shooting videos of the scene to blackmail them, police said. The two girls, both aged 15 and class 10 students, were gang-raped by the three youths of village Seinka Gudana under Pataudi police station, some 26 km...
  • India gets new law against sexual harassment of women at workplaces 25-04-2013 11:30 PM

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee has given his assent to a bill under which cases of sexual harassment at workplace, including against domestic help, will have to be disposed of by in-house committees within 90 days failing which a penalty will be imposed. Repeated non-compliance of the provisions of the...
  • Hang child rapists within a month, says Uma Bharti 24-04-2013 01:15 AM

    Nagpur: Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday demanded that child rapists be hanged within a month after fast-tracking trials in such cases. "The government should set up fast track courts to try rape cases within 15 days and the rapist should be hanged within a month. Government...
  • Father arrested for rape and murder of minor daughter 15-04-2013 01:17 AM

    Thane: Police on Sunday arrested a 42-year-old father for allegedly raping his 15-year-old daughter and killing her in Tembivili village of the district. The accused, Kashinath Varku Hatal has been booked under sections 376, 302 and 201 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), Bhiwandi division Police Inspector KR Khairnar said....
  • Man charged with sexually harassing visually challenged girls 08-04-2013 12:50 AM

    Warangal: Four teenaged girls studying at a private institute for the visually challenged in Hanamkonda have claimed that they were sexually harassed by the husband of the institute's owner, police said on Sunday. B Bhaskar sexually harassed the girls aged between 14 and 16 years in April at the institute's...
  • The Santos & Fernandes families - bravehearts left behind

    Dextra Aria |  Kajal Iyer
    How does one identify grief? Is it the number of cigarettes someone is smoking, the compulsive checking of messages on the phone? Is it the...

  • Saudi Arabia beheads man for sexual assault 16-07-2011 07:29 PM

    Riyadh: Saudi authorities have beheaded a man convicted of attacking a woman and snapping nude photos of her in order to blackmail her for sex. A Saudi Interior Ministry statement carried in national papers on Saturday says the man broke into the woman's apartment and attacked her husband before turning...
  • UP: Harassed principal burns self to death 27-01-2011 01:49 PM

    New Delhi: Principal of St Xaviers, Jaunpur set herself on fire on Thursday. She had claimed that she had been sexually harassed by the college manager for the past one and a half years. The woman said she college authorities had been threatening her sons if she complained. The college...
  • Anand Jon's sentence gets mixed reactions 02-09-2009 01:15 PM

    Anand Jon's family alleges he was a victim of racial bias. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Women's empowerment, myth or reality 19-07-2009 02:46 PM

    The Indian woman is celebrated today for being at par with her male counterpart. ...