#MeToo: Ramani had no right to accuse me of sexual harassment as she had no proof, Akbar tells court

The remedy against a misconduct at workplace was always available and that Ms. Ramani’s accusation were not in good faith or in public interest, he said. Former Union minister M J Akbar told a Delhi court on Thursday that journalist Priya Ramani had “no right” to accuse him of sexual misconduct that allegedly took place … Read more #MeToo: Ramani had no right to accuse me of sexual harassment as she had no proof, Akbar tells court

#MeToo: ‘Plead truth as my defence’ in defamation complaint by Akbar, Ramani tells court

Journalist Priya Ramani told a Delhi court on December 2 that she “pleaded truth” as her defence in a criminal defamation complaint filed against her by former Union Minister M.J. Akbar. She told the court that her disclosure about alleged sexual misconduct by Akbar around 20 years ago when he was a journalist was made … Read more #MeToo: ‘Plead truth as my defence’ in defamation complaint by Akbar, Ramani tells court

#MeToo movement: Sona Mohapatra recalls facing sexual misconduct in college | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Sona Mohapatra is a huge supporter of women’s right, and also amongst the first few celebs who raised her voice against powerful names in B-Town during the #MeToo movement in India. She is now lending her voice to another movement that calls out the practice of victim blaming. Urging women to tweet what they wore … Read more #MeToo movement: Sona Mohapatra recalls facing sexual misconduct in college | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Tanushree Dutta says she is ‘hurt beyond repair’ seeing Nana Patekar’s comeback in movies amid #MeToo allegations | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Flagbearer of #MeToo movement in India actress Tanushree Dutta, who leveled allegation of sexual harassment on veteran actor Nana Patekar recently expressed her displeasure and said that she’s all shattered and disappointed to see how the industry took no time in reinstating a man accused of sexually harassing a woman while the victim is still … Read more Tanushree Dutta says she is ‘hurt beyond repair’ seeing Nana Patekar’s comeback in movies amid #MeToo allegations | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Sacred Games actor Jatin Sarna defends Anurag Kashyap : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Actor Jatin Sarna, who played the violent and volatile Bunty in the Netflix blockbuster series Sacred Games, says his mentor Anurag Kashyap cannot be guilty of sexual misconduct. Speaking exclusively, Sarna said, “I think it’s very easy to target someone in that position and that too at a time when everybody is busy discussing lives … Read more Sacred Games actor Jatin Sarna defends Anurag Kashyap : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

#MeToo: Tanushree Dutta reacts to Payal Ghosh’s sexual harassment allegations against Anurag Kashyap, urges people not to compare the two cases | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Actress Payal Ghosh’s sexual harassment allegations against filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has brought back Tanushree Dutta’s harassment case against veteran actor Nana Patekar in the spotlight. Now, Tanushree, in a long statement, urged all to stop comparing the two cases and said that she is not going to comment on Payal’s case as she too is … Read more #MeToo: Tanushree Dutta reacts to Payal Ghosh’s sexual harassment allegations against Anurag Kashyap, urges people not to compare the two cases | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Sexual misconduct allegations: Priority is to get Anurag Kashyap arrested, says Payal Ghosh’s lawyer | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Payal Ghosh’s lawyer Nitin Satpute wants Anurag Kashyap to be arrested as the actress has now an FIR filed against the filmmaker accusing him of sexual misconduct in 2014. In an interview, the advocate said, ‘our priority is to get Kashyap arrested, because the offense is non-bailable. We have lodged FIR and we have not … Read more Sexual misconduct allegations: Priority is to get Anurag Kashyap arrested, says Payal Ghosh’s lawyer | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Sexual misconduct allegations: Payal Ghosh says she decided to speak after Anurag Kashyap starts talking about women empowerment and feminism | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Actress Payal Ghosh, who has accused filmmaker Anurag Kashyap of sexual misconduct in around 2015, revealed that she decided to come out after she saw the celebrated director talking about women empowerment and feminism. “When he came out and started talking about women liberation, women empowerment, this and that, feminism and all these. So, I … Read more Sexual misconduct allegations: Payal Ghosh says she decided to speak after Anurag Kashyap starts talking about women empowerment and feminism | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India