sexual harassment allegations

October 18, 2018
October 18, 2018

MJ Akbar quits to challenge accusations

An Indian government minister resigned yesterday, saying he was doing so in order to fight accusations of sexual harassment levied by several women, the most high-profile casualty of a growing #MeToo movement.

July 18, 2018
July 18, 2018

Kabi Nazrul teacher suspended over ‘sexual harassment’

A teacher of Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University in Mymensingh is suspended over allegations of sexually harassing of three female colleagues.

June 5, 2018
June 5, 2018

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to rape charges

Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and sexual assault, his lawyer says, in the first cases involving the disgraced producer to be tested in criminal court since scores of accusers emerged last year.

April 19, 2018
April 19, 2018

Top Japan finance official quits after harassment claims

The top bureaucrat at Japan's finance ministry quits following allegations he sexually harassed female reporters, saying he wanted to clear his name.

March 17, 2018
March 17, 2018

Oscars Academy chief faces harassment allegations

The president of the Academy of Motion Pictures, the body that hands out the Oscars, is being investigated for sexual misconduct, Hollywood trade publications reports.

December 28, 2017
December 28, 2017

Ex-Trump aid accused of sexual assault

US President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski is accused by a singer of slapping her buttocks without her consent at a party in November.

August 8, 2017
August 8, 2017

Sexual harassment: HC asks DU to reinstate teacher

The High Court asks the Dhaka University authorities to reinstate its Prof Md Shahdat Hossain, who was dismissed on charge of sexually harassing two students, terming the dismissal decision “illegal”.