Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Tag Archives: #MeToo

Kate Sharma withdraws sexual harassment case against Subhash Ghai

BOLLYWOOD: Model and actress Kate Sharma, who joined the #MeToo movement and accused filmmaker Subhash Ghai of sexually harassing her, has withdrawn her case. The actress took the complaint back four days ago by sending a note to the DN Nagar Police station, as per a Mid Day report. Kate ...

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Thousands protest against sexist violence

PARIS: Tens of thousands of people rallied across Europe against sexist violence, with more than 30,000 turning out in Paris. Demonstrations across France drew around 50,000 people in all, according to organiser Caroline de Haas, to answer a citizen collective’s call for a “feminist tidal wave” of outrage against gender ...

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Bangladeshi-Irish model Prioty alleges sexual abuse by Rafiqul

Bangladeshi-Irish model Prioty alleges sexual harassment by businessman-politician Rafiqul The Facebook post of the Bangladeshi-Irish model has touched off a social media storm, but the accused, Rongdhanu Group Chairman Md Rafiqul Islam, has denied the allegations. Prioty, a pilot by training, had modelled several products in Bangladesh after she won ...

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Preity Zinta faces backlash on her #MeToo statement

BOLLYWOOD: Many prominent names from Bollywood came up and opened up about their stories of sexual harassment during the #MeToo movement that had reached its peak last month. Preity Zinta has recently expressed her views on the ongoing movement, which has sparked a controversy. “I think it’s important that this ...

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‘No one has guts to mess with my family’

BOLLYWOOD: Saif Ali Khan has said that he feels his family is automatically safeguard from sexual advances. He feels nobody has guts to misbehave with his family, reported India Times. As the rise of #MeToo movement in India has opened many dark spaces of Bollywood, actor Saif Ali Khan, whose ...

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Alok Nath expelled from CINTAA over sexual harassment allegations

BOLLYWOOD actor Alok Nath, who is alleged to have sexually harassed writer-producer Vinta Nanda 19 years ago, was on Tuesday expelled by the Cine And Television Artistes Association (CINTAA). The association made the announcement on Twitter, writing, “In view of the various allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct against Alok ...

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Sexist, racist jokes are not funny: Sonam Kapoor

BOLLYWOOD: Sonam Kapoor has penned down a note about how people must learn to deal with the #MeToo wave. The actress said that “We shouldn’t stay quiet because we fear hurting someone.” She remarked that the sexist jokes are not funny, especially in an environment which is rife with sexism ...

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Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s film release halted after harassment accusations

BOLLYWOOD: Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s ex-partner Miss India Niharika Singh has opened up about their affair and accused the actor of sexual misconduct. The circumstances of this have been quite severe for the actor. Phantom Films, who are themselves embroiled in #MeToo allegations made against director Vikas Bahl, has indefinitely postponed the ...

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We can’t leave everything to legal process, Chitrangda Singh

BOLLYWOOD: Earlier, Chitrangda Singh would often reason that perhaps she did not push herself “enough to shine like a star”. That the several breaks she took intermittently with her priorities changing, or being trapped in family problems and shuttling between Delhi and Mumbai, affected her career to a large extent. ...

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