Jul 22, 2021 09:06 AM IST
Sheriff’s deputies brought the 69-year-old convicted rapist into court in a wheelchair. He was wearing a brown jail jumpsuit and face mask. Attorney Mark Werksman entered the plea for the disgraced movie mogul a day after Weinstein was extradited to California from New York, where he was serving a 23-year prison term.
- May 25, 2021 10:21 PM IST
On May 21, a sessions court in Goa had acquitted Tejpal of the charge of sexually assaulting a former woman colleague inside the elevator of a luxury hotel in the state in 2013.
- May 22, 2021 02:44 PM IST
Journalist Urmi Bhattacheryya’s new book looks at the aftermath of sexual assault for five girls and women in India.
- Sep 17, 2020 05:03 PM IST
Over the years, several women have come forward with accusations, ranging from sexual misconduct and harassment to rape, against Donald Trump.
- Aug 06, 2020 08:05 PM IST
The Delhi Police Commissioner has been urged to hunt down the rapists and the AAP government has promised strict action against the rapists. The Delhi government has also promised Rs 10 lakh to the family members of the victim.
- Jun 22, 2020 03:34 PM IST
Justin Bieber took to Twitter to junk the allegations and wrote: "A new tweet appeared that told a story of myself involved with sexual abuse on March 9, 2014, in Austin Texas at the Four seasons hotel. I want to be clear. There is no truth to this story."
- Dec 06, 2019 07:50 AM IST
Uber said the 2018 figures represented a 16% drop in the rate of incidents from the previous year in the five most serious categories of sexual assault reported.
- Sep 14, 2018 03:41 PM IST
The parents of the survivor alleged that police officials refused to take their complaint
- Dec 11, 2013 06:31 PM IST
Judicial magistrate Kshama Joshi, who remanded Tejpal in judicial custody, allowed his application seeking a special cell in the high security Sada sub-jail in Vasco town.
- Nov 28, 2013 08:28 AM IST
If Tejpal doesn't appear for questioning, a non bailable warrant is likely to be issued against him. Investigators claim they have a long list of questions ready for Tejpal. They have started collecting evidence and it is just a matter of time before Tejpal is grilled.
- Nov 25, 2013 09:07 AM IST
Tejpal is likely to move the High Court in the sexual assault case against him as sources said on Sunday that his legal advisors have suggested him that he should seek change in the investigating agency.
- Nov 22, 2013 05:57 PM IST
The Home Ministry too has taken cognisance of the case and has sought a report from the Goa Police on it.
- Feb 01, 2013 08:37 PM IST
Death penalty or life term for convicts in extreme cases may be included in the ordinance that the Cabinet may issue after its meet at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's house, sources said.
- Jan 07, 2013 07:28 PM IST
Self-proclaimed godman Asaram Bapu has kicked up a controversy after holding the Delhi braveheart herself responsible for the the barbaric sexual assault on her by a group of six men.
- Dec 31, 2012 06:40 PM IST
As the outcry and protests over the brutal gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old student in Delhi continues, the Union Government is planning to strengthen the law as well.
- Dec 27, 2012 12:32 PM IST
A day after unveiling measures to review laws dealing with sexual assault, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said the law will deal with the culprits in the gangrape case in the capital expeditiously.
- Dec 26, 2012 10:05 AM IST
A look at crowdsourcing initiatives across the world that map violence against women in its many forms.
- Jul 11, 2011 09:35 AM IST
The Delhi version of a spreading global campaign has divided opinion. But should we simply diss it?
- Jul 06, 2011 10:45 AM IST
A French writer has filed a complaint alleging former IMF boss and leading politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn, accused of sexual assault in New York, attempted to rape her about eight years ago.
- Jul 02, 2011 01:51 PM IST
In a secretly recorded phone conversation, the New York hotel maid who had accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault, can be heard telling her boyfriend in a Arizona about her plan to get money from the former IMF chief.
- Jun 02, 2011 07:24 AM IST
A new Rihanna music video, in which the singer guns down a man in retaliation for an apparent sexual assault, was condemned on Wednesday for encouraging young women to turn to violence.
- May 30, 2011 02:28 PM IST
Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, charged with sexually assaulting a chambermaid, "behaved like a gentleman" during his stint in custody, a report has said.
- May 19, 2011 07:19 PM IST
The International Monetary Fund's future leadership should reflect the growing clout of emerging economies, China's central bank governor said on Thursday, joining other developing nations in pressing for greater influence on the world stage.
- May 19, 2011 04:29 PM IST
India today said it is watching the situation following the resignation of International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who is facing charges of sexual assault in the US.
- May 16, 2011 07:18 PM IST
It makes sense for Europe to keep the top job at the lnternational Monetary Fund for now given its role in tackling the euro zone crisis, though the post may go to the developing world in the future, Germany's leader said.