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MJ Akbar case: Journalist Priya Ramani gets bail

MJ Akbar case: Journalist Priya Ramani gets bail

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday granted bail to journalist Priya Ramani in a defamation case filed by former Union Minister M.J. Akbar. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal granted bail to Ramani asking her to furnish a personal bond and surety of Rs 10,000 each. The court has[Read More…]

Vindicated, say women journalists after MJ Akbar resigns

Vindicated, say women journalists after MJ Akbar resigns

New Delhi: Women journalists who hurled allegations of sexual harassment and molestation against former editor M.J. Akbar on Wednesday expressed happiness over his exit as the Minister of State for External Affairs and vowed to continue their fight. Besides those who levelled the charges against Akbar, government bodies meant to[Read More…]

Biggest fall in #MeToo India so far, MJ Akbar finally resigns as MEA

Amid #MeToo allegations, MJ Akhbar on Wednesday October 17, reportedly resigned from his post of Minister of State for External Affairs after being slapped with sexual harassment charges. #MJAkbar resigns from his post of Minister of State External Affairs MEA. pic.twitter.com/dxf4EtFl5P — ANI (@ANI) October 17, 2018 Junior Foreign Minister[Read More…]

MJ Akbar files defamation case against woman journalist

MJ Akbar files defamation case against woman journalist

New Delhi: Union Minister MJ Akbar on Monday filed a criminal defamation complaint against a journalist, Priya Ramani, who had accused him of sexual harassment. Akbar has been accused of sexual harassment by several women journalists who had worked with him. He has denied the charges as “false, wild and[Read More…]

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