Indian minister quits to fight sexual harassment accusations

FILE PHOTO: India's Minister of State for External Affairs Mobashar Jawed Akbar walks inside his residence in New Delhi, India, October 14, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis/File Photo

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – An Indian government junior minister resigned on Wednesday to fight accusations of sexual harassment from more than a dozen women during his previous career as a journalist, the most high-profile casualty of a growing #MeToo movement in the country. The women have accused M.J. Akbar, a junior foreign minister, of inappropriate […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories