sexual misconduct

British health, finance ministers quit amid criticism of Johnson government

Britain's finance and health ministers resigned on Tuesday, in what looked to be the final blow for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's premiership after he had tried to apologise for the latest scandal to dog his administration.

July 6, 2022
July 6, 2022
UK

Nadhim Zahawi new UK finance minister

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson appointed Nadhim Zahawi as finance minister on Tuesday, replacing Rishi Sunak who earlier quit in protest at Johnson's leadership.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022
UK

British health, finance ministers quit amid criticism of Johnson government

Britain's finance and health ministers resigned on Tuesday, in what looked to be the final blow for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's premiership after he had tried to apologise for the latest scandal to dog his administration.

October 19, 2018
October 19, 2018

#Metoo in India: Akbar to testify before court on October 31

A Delhi court yesterday asked India's former junior minister for External Affairs M J Akbar to testify before it on October 31 in the criminal defamation complaint he filed against his former journalist-colleague Priya Ramani who has accused him of sexual misconduct around 20 years ago.

September 17, 2018
September 17, 2018
USA

Accuser of US high-court nominee Kavanaugh goes public

A woman who had anonymously accused President Donald Trump's US Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual misconduct in the early 1980s goes public.

January 20, 2018
January 20, 2018

Actor Michael Douglas accused of sexual misconduct

A woman publicly accuses Oscar-winning actor and producer Michael Douglas of sexual misconduct, saying he had repeatedly harassed her verbally and fondled himself in front of her when she worked for him in the 1980s.

November 4, 2017
November 4, 2017

Netflix cuts ties with Kevin Spacey

Netflix Inc severs ties with Kevin Spacey, one of its biggest stars and the lead in its popular drama “House of Cards,” after a number of allegations of sexual misconduct against the Oscar-winning actor.