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McDonald's to mandate anti-harassment training worldwide for its workers to combat  harassment, discrimination and violence

At least 50 workers have filed charges against the company over the last five years, alleging physical and verbal harassment and, in some cases, retaliation when they complained

Published on 14th April 2021
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Meet Nikhila, the first Kerala UG student to clear both GATE and JAM at one shot

Two years ago, Nikhila had attempted suicide and left University College Thiruvananthapuram, owing to alleged harassment by SFI activists

Published on 26th March 2021
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SC to soon hear a petition that seeks implementation of reservations in IITs, removal of under-performing faculty  

The petition was filed by Sachchida Nand Pandey, a postdoctoral fellow at IIT Bombay and an alumnus of IIT Madras. It also seeks to create a mechanism for resolving the research harassment complaints

Published on 24th March 2021
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NHRC summons govt officials to file report of inquiry on the alleged suicide of Erode professor

S Ravi, assistant professor of Vivekananda College of Technology for Women, allegedly killed himself because of distress from payment arrears and harassment by college management

Published on 5th February 2021
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In a first, Wikipedia introduces new universal code of conduct to address negative behaviour on site

The code's standards include clearly defining acceptable behaviour; delinating harassment on and off the projects for all Wikipedia participants

Published on 3rd February 2021
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IIM Calcutta faculty write to MoE against director, claim harassment, decline in research quality, funding

A few faculty members have formally lodged harassment complaints against the Director, which have been pending for months, with no redressal, the staff claimed

Published on 11th December 2020
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Law student says she accused Chinmayanand of sexual harassment under pressure from his enemies

The law student who made allegations of sexual harassment against Swami Chinmayanand in 2019 withdrew them last month after almost a year

Published on 28th November 2020
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How Kalki Subramaniam is building a wall of stories to bring to light the horrors transgenders live through

The Red Wall Project brings real experiences of transgender individuals through an art project — displayed in schools and colleges — that brings together stories of sexual harassment and bullying 

Published on 27th June 2020
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AUD pushed me to quit, fail because I am queer and a dalit: Student's FB post is asking a lot of uncomfortable questions about our colleges 

After what he claims is harassment against him because he is queer and a Dalit, this student turned to Facebook to make an appeal for his case - an ostensibly last ditch attempt 

Published on 22nd September 2017
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8-year-old student from Srinagar harassed after father presses for imposition of bus fee order

Imtiyaz Ahmad Ahangar, who is the father of the minor boy, alleged that the school authorities have directed him to 'take his kid elsewhere or be prepared to face the consequence'

Published on 25th February 2020
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Gujarat college principal who forced girls to strip, suspended

The hostel warden and peon, who were also involved in the incident, were also suspended

Published on 17th February 2020
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Fathima suicide: APSC members analyse what makes IIT Madras campus so toxic

The Ambedkar Periyar Study Circle has brought out a statement regarding Fathima Latheef's suicide and the atmosphere of discrimination, harassment and increased stress and pressure on campus

Published on 20th November 2019
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Girl students made to take off leggings in West Bengal school, parents protest

The principal said that the students were not forced to take off their clothing at any point

Published on 19th November 2019
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Death penalty for 16 for setting Bangladesh student on fire who complained against sexual abuse

She was lured to the rooftop of the building, where her attackers wearing burqas asked her to withdraw the sexual harassment complaint against Doula

Published on 24th October 2019
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After one month in hiding, Dalit Allahabad University professor asks for security cover to return to campus

The professor went into hiding a month ago after receiving death threats but during that time, people have taken to social media to bully, abuse and make casteist slurs against him

 

Published on 10th October 2019

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