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Justin Bieber files $20 million lawsuit against sexual assault accusers

26 Jun 2020

Justin Bieber files $20 million lawsuit against sexual assault accusers

Pop star Justin Bieber has filed a $20 million (approximately Rs. 15 crore) lawsuit against two women who recently accused him of sexual assault.

Two weeks after diagnosis, Weinstein is free of coronavirus symptoms

11 Apr 2020

Two weeks after diagnosis, Weinstein is free of coronavirus symptoms

Disgraced Hollywood producer and convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein, who is currently serving prison term, has no symptoms of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), over two weeks after contracting the deadly illness.

In prison, Harvey Weinstein tests positive for coronavirus

23 Mar 2020

In prison, Harvey Weinstein tests positive for coronavirus

Former Hollywood producer and convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein, who is currently in the Wende Correctional Facility prison in New York City, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to reports.

Weinstein said Jennifer Aniston 'should be killed', reveal court documents

12 Mar 2020

Weinstein said Jennifer Aniston 'should be killed', reveal court documents

"Jen Aniston should be killed", disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein had said in 2017, after a reporter reached out to him for a comment on a story, freshly unsealed court documents have revealed.

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years imprisonment

11 Mar 2020

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years imprisonment

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault by a New York court on Wednesday, marking a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement.

Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape; accusers welcome verdict

25 Feb 2020

Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape; accusers welcome verdict

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein was on Monday found guilty of sexual assault and rape by a New York jury. He now faces a punishment of up to 25 years in prison.

Model testifies against Weinstein; says he masturbated while groping her

06 Feb 2020

Model testifies against Weinstein; says he masturbated while groping her

As the New York City trial of disgraced Hollywood mogul continues, a sixth and final accuser took the stand on Wednesday.

Harvey Weinstein's trial opens; details of alleged attacks revealed

23 Jan 2020

Harvey Weinstein's trial opens; details of alleged attacks revealed

The sensational trial of disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein opened on Wednesday in New York.

Weinstein to settle with sexual assault accusers for $44 million

25 May 2019

Weinstein to settle with sexual assault accusers for $44 million

Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein, who was accused of sexual misconduct by several women, has reportedly reached a tentative $44 million deal with his accusers and creditors.

Lena Headey's career harmed for refusing sex with Harvey Weinstein

18 Feb 2019

Lena Headey's career harmed for refusing sex with Harvey Weinstein

Lena Headey is best known for playing the cold and calculating Queen Cersei Lannister on Game of Thrones.

#MeToo: Harvey Weinstein's motion to dismiss assault charges rejected

21 Dec 2018

#MeToo: Harvey Weinstein's motion to dismiss assault charges rejected

Harvey Weinstein is finding out the hard way that escaping one's consequences is not so easy, in wake of the #MeToo movement.

Has MeToo shifted focus? Founder Tarana Burke thinks so

30 Nov 2018

Has MeToo shifted focus? Founder Tarana Burke thinks so

MeToo, the movement that gained momentum last October after several sexual assault allegations were leveled against Oscar-winning producer Harvey Weinstein, soon turned into a whirlwind.

Pamela Anderson criticizes #MeToo, says it is a 'bore'

07 Nov 2018

Pamela Anderson criticizes #MeToo, says it is a 'bore'

Pamela Anderson, famous for her role in 'Baywatch', is outspoken about most matters and leads a carefree life.

#MeToo: Harvey Weinstein now accused of assaulting a 16-year-old

02 Nov 2018

#MeToo: Harvey Weinstein now accused of assaulting a 16-year-old

Harvey Weinstein has gone from being one of the most renowned business moguls in Hollywood to one of the most infamous names in the industry.

#MeToo: First-trailer of 'The Reckoning', film on Harvey Weinstein, out

25 Oct 2018

#MeToo: First-trailer of 'The Reckoning', film on Harvey Weinstein, out

In 2017, Hollywood saw the beginnings of a movement that would forever change how the industry dealt with women.

Michael Caine says casting couch was Hollywood's open secret

19 Oct 2018

Michael Caine says casting couch was Hollywood's open secret

Michael Caine is a veteran actor, with several acclaimed movies to his name and who has been around in Hollywood for a long time.

After 'Scary Time' comment, President Trump mocks #MeToo movement

12 Oct 2018

After 'Scary Time' comment, President Trump mocks #MeToo movement

US President Donald Trump has mocked the #MeToo movement again, saying that the campaign made it improper to use the phrase "the person who got away".

Maneka insists on no age-limit to report child sexual abuse

08 Oct 2018

Maneka insists on no age-limit to report child sexual abuse

Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi today said she has asked the Law Ministry to not keep any age limit to report child sexual abuse, allowing people to complain about what has happened to them even "10-15 years later".

Research confirms women worry about sexual-harassment, (unsurprisingly) men don't

04 Oct 2018

Research confirms women worry about sexual-harassment, (unsurprisingly) men don't

It's no surprise that most women across the world, at some point in their lives, have been victims of sexual harassment.

They brought down Weinstein, we can't even touch Nana: Tanushree

29 Sep 2018

They brought down Weinstein, we can't even touch Nana: Tanushree

Tanushree Dutta is angry and rightly so. Her sexual harassment allegations against Nana Patekar should have opened Pandora's Box of similar stories, but nothing much happened this week.

#KavanaughHearings: A pivotal moment for the #MeToo movement in USA?

28 Sep 2018

#KavanaughHearings: A pivotal moment for the #MeToo movement in USA?

US President Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women.

Journalist corroborates Tanushree's account of sexual-harassment in Twitter thread

27 Sep 2018

Journalist corroborates Tanushree's account of sexual-harassment in Twitter thread

In 2008, journalist Janice Sequeira, who worked for AajTak and Headlines Today earlier, was sent to cover behind-the-scenes of the song being shot for 'Horn OK Pleassss'.

Tanushree Dutta has spoken up. Bollywood, your turn now?

26 Sep 2018

Tanushree Dutta has spoken up. Bollywood, your turn now?

Nana Patekar sexually harassed me, said Tanushree Dutta, and one would expect all hell to break loose. More so, since #MeToo isn't even a year old, and everyone's waiting for Bollywood's #TimesUp to happen.

Bollywood's #MeToo? Tanushree Dutta accuses Nana Patekar of sexual-harassment

26 Sep 2018

Bollywood's #MeToo? Tanushree Dutta accuses Nana Patekar of sexual-harassment

Tanushree Dutta, the 'Aashiq Banaya Aapne' actress, has recently opened up about a 10-year-old incident.

Harvey Weinstein caught on video harassing his rape accuser

13 Sep 2018

Harvey Weinstein caught on video harassing his rape accuser

Harvey Weinstein is being tried for raping three women. Apart from that, several women have a class action lawsuit against him for harassment.

Robin Wright says Kevin Spacey can reform himself

04 Sep 2018

Robin Wright says Kevin Spacey can reform himself

Robin Wright and Kevin Spacey co-starred in Netflix's acclaimed show 'House Of Cards'. They played on-screen power couple, Claire and Frank Underwood.

Jimmy Bennett, who accused Asia Argento of sexual-harassment, was 'ashamed'

23 Aug 2018

Jimmy Bennett, who accused Asia Argento of sexual-harassment, was 'ashamed'

Jimmy Bennett, who earlier this week accused actress Asia Argento of sexually harassing him when he was just 17, spoke about his choice to stay silent on the abuse.

#SheToo? Actress Argento, who accused Weinstein, paid her own accuser

20 Aug 2018

#SheToo? Actress Argento, who accused Weinstein, paid her own accuser

Italian actress Asia Argento grabbed the spotlight when she became one of the first women to speak out against Harvey Weinstein's sexual transgressions.

#MeToo effect: Netflix introduces crazy rules for actors

15 Jun 2018

#MeToo effect: Netflix introduces crazy rules for actors

Those at the helm of Netflix have come up with a set of rules which they believe will create a safe and respectful working environment on sets.

Probe begins on sexual assault charges against Sylvester Stallone

14 Jun 2018

Probe begins on sexual assault charges against Sylvester Stallone

Los Angeles prosecutors are reviewing sexual assault charges levelled against Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone.

Emmy Award-winning CNN host Anthony Bourdain kills himself in France

08 Jun 2018

Emmy Award-winning CNN host Anthony Bourdain kills himself in France

Anthony Bourdain, the Emmy award-winning, world-traveling CNN host, committed suicide this morning, the network said. He was 61.

Harvey Weinstein indicted on rape, criminal sexual act charges

31 May 2018

Harvey Weinstein indicted on rape, criminal sexual act charges

Scandal-tainted Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has been indicted on charges of rape in the first and third degrees and first-degree criminal sexual act, the Manhattan District Attorney's Office said.

Was sexually harassed for 6yrs; Air India did nothing: Air-hostess

29 May 2018

Was sexually harassed for 6yrs; Air India did nothing: Air-hostess

In a letter to Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, an Air India (AI) airhostess has accused a senior executive of sexual harassment since six years.

Air India air hostess accuses senior executive of sexual harassment

29 May 2018

Air India air hostess accuses senior executive of sexual harassment

An air hostess of Air India has accused a senior executive of sexual harassment, prompting Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu to ask the national carrier to take immediate steps to address the issue.

Harvey Weinstein surrenders to NYPD, arrested on rape charges

25 May 2018

Harvey Weinstein surrenders to NYPD, arrested on rape charges

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, who was accused of sexual assault by scores of women nearly eight months ago, turned himself in today and will face criminal charges.

Asia Argento condemns Weinstein in fiery Cannes speech, warns others

21 May 2018

Asia Argento condemns Weinstein in fiery Cannes speech, warns others

In a rousing #MeToo speech at the closing ceremony of the Cannes Film Festival 2018, Italian actress Asia Argento called out disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein in an uncompromising manner.

New York attorney-general, who supported #MeToo, resigns after harassment allegations

08 May 2018

New York attorney-general, who supported #MeToo, resigns after harassment allegations

Eric Schneiderman, New York Attorney General resigned after four women leveled physical abuse allegations against him.

Actress Emma Watson tweets support for Kathua victim's lawyer

04 May 2018

Actress Emma Watson tweets support for Kathua victim's lawyer

'Harry Potter' star Emma Watson today came out in support of Kathua rape victim's lawyer Deepika Singh Rajawat.

Ashley Judd files a defamation suit against Harvey Weinstein

02 May 2018

Ashley Judd files a defamation suit against Harvey Weinstein

Actress Ashley Judd, who was one of the first women to speak up against Harvey Weinstein's sexual misconduct, has now sued the disgraced producer for damaging her career.

2018 Pulitzer Prizes: #MeToo coverage, Kendrick Lamar and more

17 Apr 2018

2018 Pulitzer Prizes: #MeToo coverage, Kendrick Lamar and more

Kendrick Lamar created history by becoming the first rap artist to receive the Pulitzer Award for Music on Monday, generally accorded to jazz and classical artists, for his album 'DAMN'.