Mohamad Imran Abdul Hamid’s proposed law sparked an outcry from politicians and women’s rights groups, who said it was unacceptable for men to blame women victims of sexual crimes.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, whose rape jokes have sparked outrage in the past, drew fresh flak on Tuesday after signing a law against sexual harassment,
This came when a UAE delegation led by Zaki Nusseibeh, Minister of State, co-hosted the "International Conference on Ending Sexual and Gender-based Violence in Humanitarian Crises" which was held in Oslo, Norway on May 23-24, 2019.
Protesters on Monday gathered outside the Supreme Court complex demanding an independent probe into the sexual harassment allegation raised against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi.
Dozens of protesters gathered outside India’s Supreme Court on Tuesday, a day after a panel of judges dismissed a sexual harassment complaint against the chief justice, carrying placards demanding a new and impartial investigation.
Several dozen employees of India’s highest court gathered on Wednesday to express support for the chief justice, days after an in-house inquiry cleared him of sexually assaulting a former staffer.
The company owned by IAC/InterActiveCorp, which is controlled by media mogul Barry Diller, conducted a sham investigation that concluded the behaviour was "consensual cuddling," her lawyers said.
Women need to know their rights if sexual harassment at work is to stop, actor Emma Watson said on Monday as she launched a legal advice line for victims in Britain.
A nun, who had filed a rape case against Catholic Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who is out on bail, approached the national and state Women’s Commissions and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), alleging that the priest and his supporters harassed her through various online platforms.
A young Arab man, 30, sexually assaulted an Asian, 32, after they had taken alcoholic beverages in a hotel. The Dubai Public Prosecution referred the defendant to the Dubai Criminal Court, which heard the first session of the case on Sunday. The case dates back to March when the defendant took advantage of his friendship with an Asian woman and their presence in a hotel room to sexually assault her.