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Sexual Harassment & Misconduct

Peng Shuai: European Union Wants 'Verifiable Proof' Chinese Tennis Player Is Safe

Nov 30, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Peng Shuai, a three-time Olympian and former top-ranked doubles player, dropped out of public view after accusing a former Communist Party official of sexual assault.

Uttar Pradesh Teacher Booked For Molesting Students

Nov 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The woman informed police that the accused used to call students to his house where he kept obscene literature and sex toys, and would force them to smoke narcotic substances. She also alleged that he is on 'good terms with the senior management of the college'.


Sexually Harassed Women, Used State Staff: Investigation On Ex-New York Governor Cuomo

The legislative investigation has also revealed that the former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo downplayed Covid-19 numbers to look good. He had resigned following sexual harassment allegations in August 2021.

Supreme Court Sets Aside Bombay High Court's Skin-To-Skin Contact Ruling

Nov 18, 2021

On September 30, the Supreme Court had reserved its judgment on appeals challenging the Bombay High Court verdict, acquitting a person under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, after he pressed a girl's breast over her dress, on the grounds that there was no skin-to-skin contact.


Sexual Harassment Trial Of Prince Andrew Likely To Begin In Winters Of 2022

Virginia Giuffre, who says sexually harassed by Prince Andrew when she was 17 with the assistance of convict Jeffrey Epstein, has been accused of seeking 'another payday' at Andrew's expense by his lawyers.

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11 October, 2021

UK Police Won't Take Further Action In Prince Andrew's Sexual Assault Of Minor Case

Associated Press (AP)

Virginia Giuffre, sued Queen Elizabeth's second son, Prince Andrew. She claimed that she was trafficked by convict Jeffrey Epstein to have sex with Andrew in London when she was 17 and a minor under US Law.


20 September, 2021

Bombay HC To Virtually Hear Goa Govt's Plea In Tarun Tejpal Case On Oct. 27

Outlook Web Desk

In May 2021, Tarun Tejpal, the Editor-In-Chief of Tehelka Magazine was acquitted by a sessions court in a case where he was accused of sexually harassing a female colleague.


03 August, 2021

US: NY Governor Cuomo Sexually Harassed Multiple Women, Probe Finds

Associated Press (AP)

The nearly five-month investigation, conducted by two outside lawyers who spoke to 179 people, found that the Cuomo administration was a “hostile work environment” and that it was “rife with fear and intimidation”.


27 July, 2021

Horrifying That Someone Is Watching Us In Our Private Space: Women On Pegasus Snoop List

Preetha Nair

Phone numbers of more than 60 women have appeared in the Pegasus list, according to reports.


10 July, 2021

Maharashtra: Police Bust Sex Racket In Thane; 42-Year-Old Woman Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

According to the police, two girls were rescued during the operation


09 July, 2021

Bengal Government Transfers Two Doctors On Sexual Harassment Allegation

Outlook Web Desk

The woman in her complaint had alleged that the "harassment" by the assistant professor started way back in February 2020 when she went to attend a medical conference at Hyderabad


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22 June, 2021

Mumbai: 23-Year-Old Man With Peter Pan Syndrome Granted Bail In Sexual Assault Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Peter Pan Syndrome is a condition which causes an adult to behave immaturely. The syndrome affects both men and women.


21 June, 2021

Uruguay Fires Copa America Staffer After Sexual Harassment Charge

Agencies

The Uruguay team is in the Brazilian city of Cuiaba, where it was playing Chile late Monday at Arena Pantanal


01 June, 2021

Trial Court Ignored Evidence Which Established Guilt Of Accused: Goa Govt On Tarun Tejpal Acquittal

Outlook Web Bureau

The Goa government has filed an application before the Bombay HC seeking retrial of a case in which noted journalist Tarun Tejpal was accused of sexually harassing a former colleague in 2013.


28 May, 2021

Nike Ends Deal With Neymar Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Agencies

Neymar has denied the accusation and criticized the company on Instagram while training with Brazil outside Rio de Janeiro


26 May, 2021

Woman’s WhatsApp Chats Indicate She Was Not Traumatised: Goa Court On Acquitting Tarun Tejpal

Outlook Web Bureau

Last week, a Goa session court acquitted noted journalist Tarun Tejpal of all sexual assault charges levelled against him by his former colleague in connection with a 2013 case


24 May, 2021

Prestigious Chennai School Comes Under A Cloud After Teacher Is Accused Of Sexual Harassment

G.C. Shekhar

Rajagopal, a teacher at Chennai’s Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan School has been accused of harassing female students, body shaming them and sending lewd texts.


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23 May, 2021

Tarun Tejpal’s Acquittal Has Made It Harder For Women To Fight For Justice: IWPC

Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian Women’s Press Corp (IWPC) expressed its ‘disappointment’ over a Goa sessions court’s verdict acquitting journalist Tarun Tejpal of sexually assaulting a colleague.


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A health worker collects swab sample of a passenger for COVID-19 test, at Dadar railway station, in Mumbai.

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Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Medical workers wearing PPE kit stage a protest against relieving thousands of temporary health workers roped in by municipal corporation last year for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) duty, outside Municipal Corporation...

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Trainee nurses look on as a woman receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine, at a government vaccination centre in Thane.

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Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra receives a memento during the party's Pratigya Rally, in Moradabad.

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