Akbar's two former colleagues, Sunil Gujral and Veenu Sandal deposed as witnesses before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal and said the allegations came as a shock to them and.. Credit: DNA - Published
New Delhi (CNN)A series of allegations of sexual harassment and assault has prompted the resignation of an Indian government minister, the most prominent public figure named in the country's own #MeToo..
MJ Akbar on Wednesday, resigned from his post of Minister of State External Affairs. This came after multiple women journalists came out in support of their colleague Priya Ramani, who has accused the..
As the MeToo fire rages on, charring reputations as more women narrate their experiences of unsolicited sexual behaviour with Union minister MJ Akbar and actor Alok Nath among those named for their.. Credit: Firstpost - Published
Priya Ramani was the first to call out MJ Akbar publicly amid India's #MeToo movement, after which several women spoke up about their sexual harassment experiences with him. Credit: Firstpost - Published
Mrinal Pande and Mythili Bhusnurmath expressed their intention to quit the Editors Guild of India as MJ Akbar, Gautam Adhikari and Tarun Tejpal - three men accused of sexual harassment and assault -.. Credit: Firstpost - Published
Joyeeta Basu, who worked with Akbar for 15 years, described him as "a perfect gentleman" and said she believed the allegations were motivated. Basu, editor of The Sunday Guardian, a paper founded by.. Credit: IndiaTimes - Published
Joyeeta Basu said that she has worked with MJ Akbar for 20 years and had not heard anything "untoward" from the staff of the organisation where they worked together. Credit: Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Zee News
Former Union Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar is a thorough gentleman and a brilliant teacher, claimed a woman journalist in Delhi's Patiala House Court during the hearing of a.. Credit: DNA - Published
The BJP’s leadership is watching Union Minister for Woman and Child Welfare Maneka Gandhi’s blistering attack against Maharashtra Forest Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar after the killing of tigress.. Credit: DNA - Published
The chief business editor of National Public Radio said she would continue to speak her truth so that other women, who have been sexually assaulted by him, know it is okay for them to come forward and.. Credit: Rediff.com - Published
MJ Akbar was often deadly pedantic and dreary and though we did suspect he had a political agenda and was far too bookish for us he wouldn't have made the second round of a popularity contest. Credit: Firstpost - Published