India sees 15% increase in spam calls: Truecaller report
Operators continue to be the top spammers in India with 67% user calls received for upselling of various offers and reminders. However, with the rise of mobile payment systems and a growing middle economic class in the country, banks and fintech-based organisations and telemarketing services emerging as big spammers.
#MeToo: Anu Malik finally responds to sexual harassment allegations; says he may take legal action
Malik was accused of sexual harassment by ...
Traders are calling for shorter hours to improve their health
Traders across Europe are demanding a shorter day on the equity markets.
India Inc reports 14% rise in sexual harassment complaints in FY19
Reasons for rise in reporting attributed to greater awareness of PoSH rules and corresponding efforts made by companies to make the workplace safer for women.
Sexual harassment case against angel investor Mahesh Murthy quashed
Murthy approached the high court earlier this month after a magistrate took cognizance of the charge sheet filed in the case.
Shahjahanpur sexual harassment case: UP set to file case against Chinmayanand
The seer-cum-politician has been questioned twice by a special investigation team (SIT) set up by the Uttar Pradesh government.
Army dismisses officer for sexual harassment
On Friday, the sentence was ‘promulgated’, meaning it was sent to the formation where the officer is currently posted and he was informed about it.
#MeToo fallout: Men more likely to victim-blame women, show empathy for perpetrators in sexual harassment cases
Women still fear negative consequences before making a sexual harassment complaint.
Government reconstitutes GoM on sexual harassment at workplace
The government has reconstituted the GoM with Home Minister Amit Shah replacing his predecessor Rajnath Singh.
Sexual harassment plaints at Nifty companies hit a record
Experts attribute rise in complaints in last fiscal to higher awareness, MeToo movement and mandatory training at companies
Air India received eight sexual harassment complaints in first half of 2019
Airline's chief Ashwani Lohani told the employees that the airline needs to come down "very very heavily" on such offenders.
SC orders SIT probe against ex-BJP MP
Banerjee informed the court of the first information report (FIR) filed by Chinmayanand against the woman in the case and also objected to alleged politicisation of charges by her.
Sexual harassment case: Complainant testifies against RK Pachauri
Woman, who was RK Pachauri’s junior at Teri, gives background of alleged sexual harassment case to a local court.
TV actor Abhinav Kohli arrested for physically and verbally abusing 'Bigg Boss' winner's daughter
The complainant said that the actor had shown obscene photos of models on mobile phone on several occasions.
Told Pachauri ‘no means no’, says complainant
The complainant alleged that she was so stressed out by Pachauri’s advances that it took her 11 months to recover from a cervical disc damage.
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