#MeToo fallout: KWAN founder Anirban Blah asked to step down

Mumbai, Oct 16 : KWAN Entertainment founder Anirban Das Blah, a popular Bollywood celebrity manager, has been asked to step aside from his position in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against him. Multiple accounts, as reported by a daily, indicated that Blah had made sexual advances towards women. “We have asked Anirban Blah to […]

Alok Nath rejects IFTDA notice, association to take strong stand

Mumbai, Oct 16 : Actor Alok Nath has refused to respond to a notice issued to him by the Indian Film and Television Directors Association (IFTDA) regarding writer-director Vinta Nanda’s claim that he sexually violated her 19 years ago. IFTDA has now decided to take strong action against the actor. IFTDA had sent a notice […]

Rogue killers may be behind Khashoggi’s disappearance: Trump

[Istanbul: Turkish police officers arrive to enter the Saudi Arabia’s Consulate in Istanbul, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Turkish crime scene investigators dressed in coveralls and gloves entered the consulate Monday, nearly two weeks after the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi there. /PTI] Washington, Oct 16 : President Donald Trump suggested on […]

Google joins many in shunning Saudi summit after Khashoggi’s fate

San Francisco, Oct 16 : US internet giant Google Inc. has said its Cloud CEO Diane Greene will not attend an upcoming international business conference to be held in Saudi Arabia. The high-profile Future Investment Initiative (FII) Summit, dubbed as “Davos in the Desert” is scheduled for October 23-25 in Riyadh, Xinhua news agency reported. […]

Rogue killers may be behind Khashoggi’s disappearance: Trump

Washington, Oct 16 : President Donald Trump suggested on Monday that “rogue killers” could be behind the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who disappeared on October 2 after entering his country’s consulate in Istanbul. Trump told reporters on Monday that he had spoken by telephone with Saudi King Salman for 20 minutes and the […]