Paris prosecutors have announced they were opening an investigation into a former deputy parliament speaker over allegations of sexual harassment. Denis Baupin resigned after a number of women went public with their accusations.
Sexual harassment scandals and the #MeToo movement in the US empowered women to reveal assaults in the European Parliament. Has it helped to create more accountability in the Brussels bubble? Teri Schultz reports.
The gender equality activist will head the group aimed at fighting power abuse and sexual misconduct in the entertainment industry. Its creation is "a historic step" in the aftermath of the Harvey Weinstein scandal.
Almost 200 UK actresses have signed an open letter demanding an end to the culture of sexual abuse exposed by the Harvey Weinstein scandal. The plea came ahead of the BAFTA British film awards in London.
An incident of "mass molestation" on New Year's Eve in Bangalore has put an ugly spotlight back on sexual assault against women in India. But some officials insist on blaming victims and western values.
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