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Akbar, Tejpal suspended from EGI until charges cleared

Akbar, Tejpal suspended from EGI until charges cleared


The #MeToo campaign has hit the Indian media as female journalists come out with specific allegations of sexual harassment.


The Quint




Editors’ Guild of India Suspends MJ Akbar and Tarun Tejpal

AIR Accused As Sexual Harassment Cases Tumble Out




All India Radio official accused of sexual harassment demoted, Prasar Bharati tells NCW

The public broadcaster submitted an action-taken report to the National Commission of Women, saying the official has been transferred and subject to penalty.

Sexual harassment allegations pour in against many members of the media fraternity

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India Today Executive Editor Gaurav Sawant accused of sexual harassment





India Today’s Gaurav Sawant accused of sexual harassment

Gaurav Sawant, Executive Editor at India Today, has been accused of sexually harassing and assaulting journalist Vidya Krishnan during a reporting trip in the Beas in 2003.


How to report on #MeToo: listen to what Pulitzer-winning journalists have to say

Stephanie McCrummen, Kim Severson and Julie Moskin emphasise the need for independent journalistic investigations instead of relying on social media testimonies.

By Kunal Purohit


The Caravan




For The Record

Journalist accuses primetime anchor Gaurav Sawant of sexual assault - NIKITA SAXENA





#MeToo: Women allege sexual harassment at All India Radio's Dharamshala, Obra, Kurukshetra stations



The Hindu


The judiciary’s #MeToo moment


The Print



Barkha Dutt’s open letter to #MeToo critics Tavleen Singh, Seema Mustafa & Manjeet Kripalani



Women like me are fighters not victims: Tavleen Singh’s open letter to Barkha Dutt





Not My Battle...": Mallika Dua On #MeToo Claim Against Father Vinod Dua





Union minister MJ Akbar singed in #MeToo fire; Maneka Gandhi calls for probe

What is SHe-Box? Everything about govt portal for complaints of sexual harassment at work







Oct 09, 2018: Editors Guild of India on the recent cases of alleged sexual harassment in the newsrooms




NWMI Statement on #MeToo in Indian Media





FMP welcomes the unprecedented focus on sexual harassment







India's #MeToo moment? Media and entertainment industry shaken by allegations. By Manveena Suri, CNN


Al Jazeera





#MeToo: Women journalists, writers in India name sexual harassers. Scores of personal accounts of anger and guilt, buried under years of silence, emerged this week. 


The Wire



After Tanushree Dutta, Actor Sapna Pabbi Speaks Out About Harassment

M.J. Akbar, Minister and Former Editor, Sexually Harassed and Molested Me


In the meantime, individuals accused of misconduct have taken to social media to issue their responses




And some of the accused have maintained silence.



Minister MJ Akbar Named In #MeToo, Senior Sushma Swaraj Ducks Question


The Hindu


No comment yet from Ministry on charges against M.J. Akbar