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Sona Mohapatra asked if her tweet against Utsav Chakraborty was part of MeToo campaign or an opinion, see her reply
A Twitter user asked Sona Mohapatra if she had been running a MeToo campaign against comedian Utsav Chakraborty or if her old tweet was only an opinion. Not only did she slam the person, she explained her stand as well.
Updated on Dec 16, 2020 09:55 AM IST
The suicide was witnessed by a close friend of the victim in another building, who said he went to check on the teen but did not report the suicide.
Updated on May 06, 2020 10:07 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | Leena Dhankhar
Guilty movie review: Finally allowed to speak, Kiara Advani delivers a revelatory performance. Netflix India and Karan Johar atone for past sins and slay Bollywood hypocrisy.
Updated on Mar 09, 2020 10:33 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Rohan Naahar
Harvey Weinstein had breakfast from five star hotel before judgement, will now be thrown into jail with ‘basement smell’
Harvey Weinstein had an expensive coffee to start his day but ended up in a hospital with dank smells by the end of it.
Updated on Feb 25, 2020 06:00 PM IST
Woman claims sexual abuse by Ganesh Acharya in the 90s, says he forced himself on her on pretext of teaching dance
According to reports, another complaint of sexual harassment has been filed against Ganesh Acharya with National Commission for Women. He has denied the allegation.
Updated on Sep 09, 2020 09:16 PM IST
A major accuser in the trial of Harvey Weinstein for rape broke into tears when she was cross-examined by his lawyers.
Updated on Feb 04, 2020 12:05 PM IST
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Woman files complaint against Ganesh Acharya for forcing her to watch adult videos, depriving her of work
A 33-year-old choreographer has filed a complaint against senior choreographer Ganesh Acharya for allegedly depriving her of work and forcing her to watch ‘adult videos’.
Updated on Jan 28, 2020 09:54 AM IST
The once-powerful producer has been released on bail, but is required to wear an electronic-tracking device that was visible on his ankle when he arrived at court.
Updated on Jan 08, 2020 08:04 AM IST
New York |Reuters
The noted Tamil poet has been accused of sexual harassment by several women including noted playback singer Chinmayi Sripada during the ‘MeToo’ movement.
Updated on Dec 28, 2019 01:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chennai |M Manikandan
Ari Behn, a writer who accused Kevin Spacey of groping him at 2007 Nobel Peace Prize concert, has committed suicide.
Updated on Dec 26, 2019 08:19 PM IST
Asian News International | HT Correspondent
Being a public figure, Arjun Mathur has been taking a stand for socially relevant issues on Twitter.
Updated on Dec 03, 2019 06:43 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Sangeeta Yadav
Writer Mahima Kukreja has responded to comedian Utsav Chakraborty’s recent Twitter thread, and has called it a ‘sick fantasy of revenge’.
Updated on Nov 26, 2019 02:46 PM IST
Richa Chadha on dodging powerful Bollywood men: ‘He said let’s have dinner, I said maine toh kha lia’
Richa Chadha says when she began her career, she was too naive to even realise when a man was propositioning her.
Updated on Jul 11, 2020 01:59 AM IST
Lucy, The Fifth Element director Luc Besson has denied allegations of sexual assault filed against him by an actor.
Updated on Oct 08, 2019 11:05 AM IST
Agence France-Presse | HT Correspondent
Two women who previously studied at James Franco’s film institute Studio 4, have said that the actor and his friends exploited women at the institute.
Updated on Oct 04, 2019 08:43 AM IST
A conversation that began post the December 16 Delhi gangrape has grown louder. We may be miles away from a world free of sexual assault, but we are certainly a few notches closer
Published on Sep 20, 2019 08:24 PM IST
Chunky Panday speaks about Sajid Khan who was accused of sexual harassment last year. He said ‘there must have been a lot of miscommunication that caused it (#MeToo)”.
Updated on Sep 17, 2019 10:29 AM IST
Kavita Awaasthi, Mumbai
The Mumbai police has not found evidence against in support of Tanushree Dutta’s complaint against actor Nana Patekar. Tanushree had accused him of sexual harassment on the sets of Horn OK Pleassss.
Updated on Jun 13, 2019 11:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | HT Correspondent
Women, especially those who are empowered, cannot have it both ways. They cannot be victims, however hurtful it may be to realise that the men they invested in are cads
Updated on Jun 08, 2019 06:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Lalita Panicker
Filmmaker Woody Allen has lined up his 51st feature film, to begin filming in Spain shortly.
Updated on Jun 06, 2019 11:53 AM IST
Press Trust of India | HT Correspondent
Mexican rockstar Armando Vega Gil commits suicide after Me Too accusation, writes ‘my death is a declaration of my innocence’
Mexican rockstar Armando Vega Gil killed himself after being anonymously accused by a woman of abusing her when she was a minor. He posted a suicide letter on Twitter before his death.
Updated on Apr 02, 2019 10:38 AM IST
Tanushree Dutta says her short film is not about MeToo: ‘I have spoken from my own insight and journey into Bollywood’
Tanushree Dutta, who turns 35 on Tuesday, talks about her upcoming short film, her birthday plans and more.
Updated on Mar 19, 2019 03:46 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Sweta Kaushal
Priya Ramani had accused M J Akbar of sexual misconduct around 20 years ago.
Updated on Feb 25, 2019 01:15 PM IST
Stressing that due investigation is required before anyone can comment on the #MeToo, Ajay Devgn has admitted he was shocked by some of the names that faced allegations of sexual harassment.
Updated on Feb 11, 2019 02:47 PM IST
Press Trust of India |Press Trust of India
The woman has accused Rajkumar Hirani of sexually assaulting her on more than one occasion during a six-month period while post-production was going on for Sanju.
Updated on Jan 13, 2019 05:07 PM IST
HT Correspondent, New Delhi
Kevin Spacey charged with indecent assault in Massachusetts, releases cryptic video as Frank Underwood
In a fresh case, Kevin Spacey has been accused of sexually abusing an 18-year-old more that two years ago. The actor, meanwhile, released a short video asking viewers not to judge without proof.
Updated on Dec 25, 2018 01:19 PM IST
Reuters | HT Correspondent
Bandhan Tod 2.0 (Break your shackles) app is an upgrade of its earlier version, which only catered to cases of child marriage and domestic violence. The main, new additional feature of the app is ‘Chuppi Tod’, meant for airing grievances related to sexual harassment and stalking cases.
Updated on Dec 21, 2018 09:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | Vijay Swaroop
Can the “female Obama” go the distance?
Updated on Dec 07, 2018 11:01 PM IST
Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto talks to Hindustan Times about her upcoming film, Netflix’s Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle, and why it is important for modern India.
Updated on Dec 06, 2018 12:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times | , New DelhiRohan Naahar
MeToo: Preity Zinta called out for ‘wishing’ she was harassed, blames ‘insensitively edited interview’
Actor Preity Zinta has been called out on social media for shaming the victims of sexual harassment with her latest comments on the #MeToo movement. She said she ‘wished’ she was harassed so she could reply to a journalist’s questions about the movement.
Updated on Nov 19, 2018 01:43 PM IST
Asian News International | HT Correspondent, New Delhi