Sunday, Dec 05, 2021

Casting Couch

Sameera Reddy Opens Up On Casting Couch Says, ‘A Hero Called Me Unapproachable’

Sep 06, 2020

Sameera Reddy shares her horrific experience of having to battle sexual propositions indirectly twice — once when a kiss was introduced in the script suddenly, and another instance when a hero tried to outsmart her.

MeToo; Ayushmann Khurrana Recalls Casting Couch Experience

May 05, 2020 IANS

For an actor who started out being identified as master of offbeat roles and a poster boy of unconventional films, Ayushmann Khurrana has now garnered a sizeable fan base to emerge as one of Bollywood's most bankable star who can also be counted to surprise every time with his acting skills.

Directors Wanted To Sleep With Me, An Actor Got Me Replaced: Elli AvrRam Reveals Shocking Details

The ex Bigg Boss contestant opens up on battling the casting couch, sexism and constant bullying in the industry.

Surveen Chawla Recalls Casting Couch Experiences: Directors Wanted To See My Cleavage And Thighs

Sep 24, 2019

'There was a time when people told me you are overexposed because of television,' actress Suvreen Chawla recalled her past experiences.

Rajkumar Hirani Most Decent Person To Work With: Dia, Sharman On #MeToo Allegations

In an article on HuffPost India, the woman, who calls herself an 'assistant', alleged that Hirani sexually abused her more than once between March and September 2018.

15 December, 2018

Drop Kailash Kher's Name From Cultural Event: Sona Mohapatra Urges Delhi Govt

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The singer started a petition on where she has reiterated her allegations of sexual harassment against Kher.

10 November, 2018

Former Miss India Niharika Shares #MeToo Account, Names Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Sajid Khan

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Niharika said she decided to write the piece "to expand my own understanding of what constitutes abuse, who we choose to punish and whom we are willing to forgive".

28 October, 2018

#MeToo Movement: MAMI Arranges Session On Sexual Harassment

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The special session was organised keeping in mind the ongoing #MeToo movement in India.

21 October, 2018

#MeToo: Anu Malik Asked To Step Down As 'Indian Idol 10' Judge After Sexual Harassment Allegations

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After singers Sona Mohapatra and Shweta Pandit accused Malik of sexual harassment, two budding singers levelled similar allegations against Anu Malik.

19 October, 2018

#MeToo Movement: Sushant Singh Rajput Refuses Harassment Claims

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Sushant on Friday tweeted snapshots of his conversation with Sanjana from the first day to the last day of the film's shoot

18 October, 2018

MeToo Being Blown Out Of Proportion, Anyone Can Name And Shame Anyone: Shatrughan Sinha

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"Reputations and jobs are being lost through a trial by media. To all the women who are aggrieved, I say, please go to court and make sure the wrongdoers are punished", added Sinha.


16 October, 2018

#MeToo: Yash Raj Films Sacks Talent And Business Head For Sexual Harassment

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In a brief statement, posted on its official Twitter handle, the studio said it has terminated Patil's services with immediate effect.

09 October, 2018

#MeToo Movement: MAMI Drops AIB, Rajat Kapoor's Films From Fest's Line-Up

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Actor-director Rajat Kapoor has been called out by two women for inappropriate behaviour. He has apologised.

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In this photo provided by Imagen de Chile, people view a total solar eclipse from Polar Union Glacier Camp in Antarctica.

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands in action during practice session for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix in Jiddah.

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In this photo released by Saudi Royal Palace, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, accompanies French President Emmanuel Macron, center, as he is greeted by Saudi officials upon his arrival in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.


Barcelona's Sergio Busquets, left, tussles for the ball with Betis' Andres Guardado during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Real Betis at the Camp Nou stadium, in Barcelona, Spain.


Wolverhampton Wanderers' goalkeeper Jose Sa makes a save in front of Liverpool's Sadio Mane during the English Premier League soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool at the Molineux Stadium in...


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