You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Top News

Court orders filing of charges against ‘sex pest’ RK Pachauri

DNMUM422307 | 9/15/2018 | Author : Sakshi Chand | WC :339 | India

New Delhi: “Men in uniform supported me more than the woman investigating officer,” said the former research analyst who worked at The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) after a Delhi court ordered framing of molestation charges against former TERI chief RK Pachauri on Friday. Pachauri stands accused of sexual harassment and stalking by his former colleague.
The ex-TERI employee has been fighting the case for almost two years. “The men in my life and those on the case have supported me unconditionally,” she says. “Most importantly they have supported the cause and that is all that matters.”

Metropolitan Magistrate Charu Gupta ordered framing of charges under sections 354 (Outraging modes
Read full story
Chief disgrace
FIR was registered against RK Pachauri on February 13, 2015
He is charged under sections 354 (Outraging modesty), 354A (Making physical contact, unwelcome and sexually coloured remarks) and Section 509 (Teasing and using vulgar gesture and actions) of the Indian Penal Code
Discharged of sections pertaining to criminal intimidation and wrongful restraint

Copyright restricted. Under license from   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Top News

Nadeem bowls his way into a world record
DNMUM422676 | 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : G Krishnan | WC :476

Mumbai: He has been a part of India’s cricket scene for nearly decade and a half, but has largely been among the unsung ones. It won’t remain so. Jharkhand’s left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem took List A world record haul of 8/10 against Rajasthan
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Jet pilots’ ‘slip-up’ makes fliers bleed
DNMUM422677 | 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :489

Mumbai: The country’s bleeding carriers are making fliers bleed now. More than 160 passengers of a Jet Airways plane that took off from here for Jaipur on Thursday morning started bleeding from the nose and ears because the pilots didn’t flip on a sw
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Old buildings in suburbs likely to get vertical push
DNMUM422678 | 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Sudhir Suryawanshi | WC :470

Mumbai: In a bonanza for residents and builders in suburban Mumbai, the state has decided to award extra floor space index (FSI) of approximately 2 for redevelopment of old buildings. The decision comes at a time when political parties are gearing

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

1 activist helped Naxals in ambush plans: Police
DNMUM422679 | 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Abraham Thomas | WC :536

New Delhi: Even as the Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its judgment in the Bhima Koregaon activists’ arrest case, the Maharashtra police claimed it has evidence to prove how one of the five arrested ‘urban Naxals’ helped Communist Party of Indi

Add To LightboxCalculate Price