Saturday, March 2, 2024

Topic: Sexual Harrasment

UP judge writes to CJI about sexual harassment from senior, considers ending life

A judge from Uttar Pradesh has penned an open letter to Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud, accusing a senior judge and his associates of sexual harassment during her previous posting.

Kerala: Woman journalist to move legally against former BJP MP Suresh Gopi for inappropriate conduct

A video of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and actor Suresh Gopi interacting with reporters in Kerala has sparked controversy due to his inappropriate response to a female journalist.

Trigger warning: This report contains Brij Bhushan Singh’s atrocious behaviour towards women wrestlers

The allegations put forth in the First Information Reports (FIRs), filed by seven women wrestlers at Delhi's Connaught Place police station last month, claim that Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, the BJP MP and the Wrestling Federation of India chief, engaged in inappropriate and atrocious behavior towards female athletes.

SFI leaders face sexual harassment allegations by students in Delhi University, EFLU, Pondicherry University

There have been sexual harassment allegations against leaders of the Students' Federation of India (SFI) in Delhi University, EFLU Hyderabad and Pondicherry University. Following many complaints, including from minor students, on social media, the accused campus unit leaders were suspended from the party.

Kunan Poshpora; Largest recorded incident of sexual assault in South Asian history

23rd February, 2023 marks the 32nd anniversary of the mass rape and torture in twin villages of Kunan and Poshpora in Kupwara district of Kashmir.

“Fuck off is sexually coloured remark, American vulgar slang: Delhi Court in sexual harassment case

A Delhi Court recently upheld sexual harassment charges against a man who had allegedly threatened a woman in 2019 and also used abusive language against her, observing that the word "fuck off" is a "sexually coloured remark.”