Of all those who experience violence, less than 40 per cent of the women seek help of any sort. Most women usually resort to family and friends for help. Could this verdict lead to more speaking up, and more justice for survivors?
With gender parity still a clear 167 years away, many are contemplating the trajectory encompassing women’s rights rises as the year proceeds.
This case reminds us that sexual violence thrives on unchecked power and privilege. The implications reverberate far beyond Hollywood and into the daily lives of all of us in the rest of the world.
Women and girls throughout the country are voicing their opinion by expressing rage contrary to what they have been taught since childhood.
Last year, after singer Anu Malik was charged with #MeToo allegations, he was required to step down as the judge of the reality TV show, ‘Indian Idol’. However, much to everyone’s astonishment and dismay, Anu Malik returned as a judge in the latest season of the singing reality show.
Recently on a tweet that Mohapatra had posted apparently exposing music reality TV show Sa Re Ga Ma of ousting her after she accused Anu Malik of sexual harassment, Bhasin quoted the tweet and alleged, “Anu Malik is a predator.”
A Footballer from England has been accused of allegedly kissing a woman under the influence of alcohol. His defense? He wanted to boost her self-confidence.
Jennipha questioned the Delhi High Court’s decision to grant him bail. Reportedly, he was suspended the seven-year sentence awarded to him by a trial court. An upset Jennipha couldn’t hold her anger and shared her feelings on social media.
After the youngster who had accused Kevin Spacey invoked the fifth amendment, the district attorney said the prosecution will not go forward.
During the cross-examination conducted by Ramani’s counsel Rebecca John, Akbar accepted that he remembered working with Pallavi Gogoi in 1994 at the Asian Age office.
Author Andaleeb Wajid is now more confident of her reader base and so she wants to experiment with self-publishing at this point. She talks to SheThePeople.TV founder Shaili Chopra about her writing and more.
A female Venture Capitalist Asha Jadeja Motwani has alleged in a Facebook post that she complained of sexual harassment at TiE Silicon Valley. And she also alleges that no action has been taken so far.