Sexually Assaulted

  • Safe media workplaces are no concession to women; they are essential for productive work

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    Workplaces free of sexual harassment are not just meant to uphold constitutional rights; they a necessary condition of service or employment to enable women to...

  • 'Her wishes don't count': troubling commentary on the Tarun Tejpal sexual assault case

    Neenaz's Space |  Neenaz Ichaporia
    The cacophony around the Tarun Tejpal sexual assault allegations has grown so loud that I feel we have missed the point of both the survivor's...

  • What did Tejpal mean by 'serious lapse of judgement'?

    Children Are Watching Us |  Valay Singhrai
    Now that Tarun Tejpal has been booked for sexual assault suo moto, those baying for his blood can rest for a while. But, there are...

  • The Tehelka tales: Whose privacy is it anyway?

    For crying out loud |  Sreemoyee Piu Kundu
    This blog is about Tehelka. And Tarun Tejpal. But it doesn't begin there. A few weeks ago at my urban, upmarket South Delhi gym one...

  • Workplace sex abuse: How to 'atone' for a 'lapse of judgement'

    Begging Your Pardon |  Rituparna Chatterjee
    When a media organisation that champions the cause of the underdog is caught in sexual assault allegations and its head tries to pass off what...

  • Mumbai gangrape: It could've been any of us

    Dextra Aria |  Kajal Iyer
    The minute I reached my apartment on Friday night after covering the aftermath of the horrific incident at Shakti Mills, my neighbor came running out...

  • Walking the parenting tightrope

    Mamma Mania |  Shabia Ravi Walia
    After the various horrific incidents of girls being molested in different parts of the country, I received a forwarded message which said, "Don't curb your...