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Farhan Akhtar, Zhou Xiaoxuan and others say Asian entertainment is grappling with #MeToo issues

Asia is having its own #MeToo moment, with its homegrown entertainment industries grappling with many of the issues that have upended entertainment careers in the United States and elsewhere.

Published on 17th July 2019
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Scotland Yard questions two-time Oscar winner Kevin Spacey over sexual assault claims

British police have travelled to the US to interview Kevin Spacey about sexual assault allegations.

Published on 7th July 2019
Ellen DeGeneres opens up about being sexually assaulted by her stepfather

Ellen DeGeneres reveals she was sexually assaulted by stepfather   

Comedian-host Ellen DeGeneres has recalled being sexually assaulted by her mother's then-husband when she was a teen.

Published on 29th May 2019
TV actor Karan Oberoi gets 14-day judicial custody over rape charges

TV actor Karan Oberoi gets 14-day judicial custody over rape charges

Television actor and singer Karan Oberoi, arrested on charges of raping and blackmailing a woman, has been sent to 14 days judicial custody by a Magistrate Court here.

Published on 9th May 2019
Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber slammed by fans for supporting Chris Brown amidst sexual harassment allegations

Chris Brown and two others were arrested earlier this week after a model filed a case against the singer for allegedly raping her.

Published on 24th January 2019
Rajkumar Hirani

#MeToo Movement: Rajkumar Hirani accused of sexual assault by assistant, director denies charges 

Her report says that much of the alleged abuse happened during the post-production of the film and on April 9, 2018, in Hirani’s home-office.

Published on 14th January 2019
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Police reopens case after Cristiano Ronaldo gets sued by woman for sexual assault

Police in Las Vegas have reportedly reopened a criminal investigation at the request of a woman who has alleged in a civil suit that global football star Cristiano Ronaldo sexually assaulted her.

Published on 2nd October 2018
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Comedian Bill Cosby sentenced up to 10 years in jail for sexual assault 

The judge called him a “predator” and was booked for an incident with his one-time friend Andrea Constand who was drugged and sexually assaulted at his Philadelphia home in 2004. 

Published on 26th September 2018
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French actor Gerard Depardieu accused of sexually assaulting 22-year-old actress in Paris

While he has absolutely denied the allegations, the Paris public prosecutor's office had opened a preliminary inquiry into the matter. 

Published on 31st August 2018
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Harvey Weinstein indicted on additional sexual assault charges; could face life imprisonment

Harvey has been accused of sexual misconduct by a third woman has said that Weinstein forcefully performed oral sex on the woman in 2006.

Published on 3rd July 2018
Morgan Freeman

Did not assault women, just complimented them, says Morgan Freeman a day after accusation

The actor said he is devastated that 80 years of his life’s work is at risk of being undermined, in the blink of an eye, after news reports of his misconduct were published across all channels

Published on 26th May 2018

Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein granted one million dollar bail; ordered to wear GPS tracker

Harvey Weinstein who surrendered in front of the New York police earlier on Friday was arrested for two cases among many others.

Published on 25th May 2018
R Kelly

Singer R Kelly's former girlfriend accuses him of sexual assault, infecting her with herpes

Rodgers alleged that she was in a relationship with Kelly for less than a year, during when he routinely abused her mentally, sexually and verbally.

Published on 22nd May 2018

No Nobel laureate for literature in 2018 due to sexual assault scandal

For the first time since 1949, the jury that hands out the world’s most prestigious literary award will not unveil a winner and instead will reveal two winners in 2019.

Published on 4th May 2018
Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari accused of sexual assault, says he was 'surprised and concerned'

Aziz Ansari said he was 'surprised and concerned' and had already apologised the next day

Published on 15th January 2018

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