Tag: sexual harassment

Woman resigns after firm only issues warning to male colleague who groped her

Singapore—Sexual harassment is real, and can have lasting effects on victims, especially when they are in an environment where they do not receive support. One...

Trolls threaten, harass women who exposed ex-NMP Viswa Sadasivan’s sexual remarks

Singapore—On Feb 4, comedian Sharul Channa made public over social media an experience of workplace sexual harassment from former Nominated Member of Parliament Viswa...

Two women praised for exposing ex-NMP’s inappropriate sexual remarks 

Singapore—Comedian Sharul Channa did not take a sexual remark by a former Nominated Member of Parliament lightly, for which she has been applauded by...

NUS: Former professor gave staff member a hug without her consent

Singapore — The National University of Singapore (NUS) issued a statement on Tuesday (Nov 17) regarding the complaint of a staff member against a...

MRT passenger calls out ‘uncle’ for sitting too close to a woman

Singapore – A member of the public called out an 'uncle' for sitting too close to a woman while on the MRT and encouraged...

Post goes viral: Stand-up comic Sharul Channa feels unsafe as a woman in Singapore

Singapore — Over the weekend, a Facebook post by stand-up comic Sharul Channa that she does not feel safe as a woman in Singapore...

Korean idol Lee Mijoo accused of ‘sexually harassing’ male student

K-pop girl group member Lee Mijoo from Lovelyz got into hot soup recently when she was accused of 'sexually harassing" a male student with...

NUS professor resigns after allegations of sexual harassment surface on Twitter

Singapore—Zheng Yongnian, a writer, professor and former Director at the East Asian Institute (EAI) of the National University of Singapore, tendered his resignation from...

Woman who ordered meal via Foodpanda says she was sexually harassed by deliveryman

SINGAPORE – A woman who usually orders meals from Foodpanda around three to four times a week has complained about a deliveryman sexually assaulting...

Nominated MP Yip Pin Xiu calls for nationwide code to address campus sexual violence

Singapore — Nominated MP Yip Pin Xiu said in Parliament on Thursday (Feb 27) that a code or guideline that can be used throughout...
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