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The Sexual Harassment at The Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act and Rules, 2013 have been notified by the minsitry of WCD. The legislation has in force from December 9, 2013.MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENTNOTIFICATIONNew Delhi, The 9th December, 2013 S.O.
The Supreme Court fact finding panel probing the charge of sexual harassment levelled against Justice (Retired) AK Ganguly by a law intern has said that it has found ‘prima facie evidence’ against him. But, surprisingly, it does not seem to
Actor Shweta Menon recently accused a Congress MP from Kerala of molesting her at a public function in Kollam, but later withdrew the complaint after a publicly apology from the politician. The complaint didn’t go to the party state unit
There has been a failure of institutional mechanism in cases of both a law intern accusing a retired apex court judge of sexual harassment and that of the woman journalist of Tehelka, Additional Solicitor General Indira Jaising said Monday.Women have to guard against the
Law Ministry sources said the WCD ministry’s failure to notify the legislation was also brought to the notice of senior functionaries of the ministry but no action seems to have been taken. “The onus of notifying a law and framing
Panaji: Close on the heels of the Tehelka episode, an allegation of sexual harassment has hit the ongoing International Film Festival of India (IFFI) after a Delhi-based student working as a programmer complained against a senior film festival official. Read More
India is heading into a winter of discontent as more and more women come forward with their stories of harassment in the workplace, or simply, in the course of work. The chattering classes have been smug in their belief that