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Bangladesh sentences 16 to death for killing teenager in harassment case

Bangladesh sentences 16 to death for killing teenager in harassment case

The principal of a religious school in Bangladesh was among 16 people sentenced to death on Thursday for the murder of a teenage girl who refused to withdraw a complaint of sexual harassment against him ...

India fast bowler Shami faces arrest over assault claims

India fast bowler Shami faces arrest over assault claims

India fast bowler Mohammed Shami was Monday ordered to appear before an Indian court in 15 days or face arrest, after he was accused of various crimes including assault and sexual harassment by his estranged wife.

Outrage mounts in India over rape case teen's suspicious car crash

Outrage mounts in India over rape case teen's suspicious car crash

Fresh protests erupted in India Tuesday amid growing public fury over a car crash that critically injured a teenager who accused a lawmaker from the ruling party of rape and harassment.

Bangladesh officer held for failing to probe teenager's harassment claims

Bangladesh officer held for failing to probe teenager's harassment claims

A senior Bangladesh police officer has been arrested for failing to properly investigate allegations made by a teenage girl, who was later burned to death, that she had been sexually harassed by a teacher, officials said.

Ashley Judd sues disgraced Weinstein over 'smear'

Ashley Judd sues disgraced Weinstein over 'smear'

Actress Ashley Judd, one of the first women to publicly accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct, sued the disgraced mogul Monday, alleging he defamed her after she rejected him.

Allegations mount against leading Pakistani singer

Allegations mount against leading Pakistani singer

Ali Zafar denied the accusations, threatening legal action against popular actress Meesha Shafi.

Australia raises travel warning for Russia amid diplomatic row

Australia raises travel warning for Russia amid diplomatic row

Australians travelling in Russia were warned on Sunday of the possibility of harassment due to heightened tensions over the two countries' tit-for-tat expulsion of diplomats.

Actress Emma Watson joins UK film industry to tackle harassment and bullying

Actress Emma Watson joins UK film industry to tackle harassment and bullying

Hollywood actress Emma Watson on Wednesday backed guidelines to tackle harassment and bullying in Britain's film and television industry as sex abuse scandals rip through the working world.

Australian teen star's suicide sparks cyber-bullying campaign

Australian teen star's suicide sparks cyber-bullying campaign

A memorial for 14-year-old Amy Everett, known as Dolly, who was once the face of the wide-brimmed Akubra hat, is being held on Friday following her suicide on January 3 after constant harassment.

US troops gather outside Pentagon in #MeTooMilitary protest

US troops gather outside Pentagon in #MeTooMilitary protest

A group of active and retired US troops gathered in freezing temperatures outside the Pentagon on Monday to bring attention to sexual assault and harassment in the military.

Ivanka Trump condemns harassment of women at work

Ivanka Trump condemns harassment of women at work

The 36-year-old Ivanka Trump was speaking at the World Assembly for Women's conference, currently taking place in the Japanese capital.

Pakistan PM wants harassment charges against Imran probed

Pakistan PM wants harassment charges against Imran probed

Pakistan's new prime minister called for an investigation into allegations that opposition leader Imran Khan harassed a woman lawmaker, charges Khan dismisses as revenge for his role in the ouster of then-premier Nawaz Sharif.