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Women lawyers who helped overturn Section 377 come out as a couple

Women lawyers who helped overturn Section 377 come out as a couple

In a recent interview with CNN’s Fareed Zakaria, almost a year after the landmark judgment, advocates Menaka Guruswamy and Arundhati Katj...Read More

Athlete Dutee Chand on same-sex relation: SC verdict on Section 377 gave me belief that we aren’t wrong

Athlete Dutee Chand on same-sex relation: SC verdict on Section 377 gave me belief that we aren’t wrong

New Delhi: 100m record holder and winner of two Asian Games silver medals Dutee Chand on Sunday revealed that she is in a same-sex relati...Read More

TIME’s 100 Most Influential People: Priyanka Chopra profiles lawyers who led the battle to strike down Section 377 

TIME’s 100 Most Influential People: Priyanka Chopra profiles lawyers who led the battle to strike down Section 377 

TIME magazine, every year, releases a list of 100 most influential people across the globe. On Wednesday, they released its 2019 list of ...Read More

This Mumbai baker made wedding cake for the first same-sex wedding party post Section 377 verdict

This Mumbai baker made wedding cake for the first same-sex wedding party post Section 377 verdict

Love is LOVE! It is something which cannot be described in words. It is something for which some live for and some die for. It is somethi...Read More

Mumbai: FIR filed against actor Kamaal R Khan at Bandra police station for derogatory remark against LGBTQ community

Mumbai: FIR filed against actor Kamaal R Khan at Bandra police station for derogatory remark against LGBTQ community

Self-claimed film critic Kamaal R Khan, famously known as KRK, has landed himself in trouble as an FIR has been filed against him for mak...Read More

Mumbai: Youth gets RI for committing unnatural sex with 9-year-old boy

Mumbai: Youth gets RI for committing unnatural sex with 9-year-old boy

Mumbai: A special court designated to hear cases under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) on Tuesday sentenced a 21-year...Read More

Arun Jaitley on Section 377 verdict: Disagree with reasoning that sexuality is part of free speech

Arun Jaitley on Section 377 verdict: Disagree with reasoning that sexuality is part of free speech

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said he did not agree with the portion of the historic Supreme Court judgment decrimina...Read More

Mumbai: ‘Decriminalising unnatural sex will impact other laws’

Mumbai: ‘Decriminalising unnatural sex will impact other laws’

Mumbai: The landmark ruling of the Supreme Court decriminalising ‘unnatural sex’ (Section 377) will make an impact on slew of laws includ...Read More

Tech Mahindra fires employee involved in sexual discrimination

Tech Mahindra fires employee involved in sexual discrimination

Information Technology giant Tech Mahindra encountered the country’s first-ever case dealing with workplace homophobia and discrimination...Read More

India gets 1st ever gender-neutral hostel in Mumbai’s TISS campus

India gets 1st ever gender-neutral hostel in Mumbai’s TISS campus

Mumbai: After the historic verdict by the Supreme Court to scrap Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) that criminalised homosexuali...Read More

Ranveer Singh is willing to become Karan Johar’s ras malai on the sets of ‘Takht’; watch video

Ranveer Singh is willing to become Karan Johar’s ras malai on the sets of ‘Takht’; watch video

After the decision of abolishing Section 377, filmmaker Karan Johar expressed his happiness on Twitter and applauded the Supreme Court’s ...Read More

Supreme Court unlocks expansive notions of freedom

Supreme Court unlocks expansive notions of freedom

In a landmark judgment last week, the Supreme Court (SC) junked Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code that denied a sizeable minority of t...Read More

Section 377 decriminalised: Aligarh writer Apurva Asrani posts a photo with his love Siddhant Pillai under Eiffel Tower

Section 377 decriminalised: Aligarh writer Apurva Asrani posts a photo with his love Siddhant Pillai under Eiffel Tower

Aligarh writer Apurva Asrani has made his 11-year-old relationship official with musician Siddhant Pillai. Recently Supreme Court decrimi...Read More

Pastor raises slogans in court against verdict on section 377, ‘God has destroyed the cities which allowed homosexuality’

Pastor raises slogans in court against verdict on section 377, ‘God has destroyed the cities which allowed homosexuality’

Coimbatore: Days after the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality, a city-based pastor created a flutter in a court complex here Mond...Read More

Section 377 verdict: The battle has only begun

Section 377 verdict: The battle has only begun

The Supreme Court judgement that has now decriminalised sexual acts between consenting adults of the same sex is being widely welcomed ac...Read More

‘People’s verdict’ on homosexuality moved us: IITians who fought tooth & nail against section 377

‘People’s verdict’ on homosexuality moved us: IITians who fought tooth & nail against section 377

New Delhi: Tanveen Kaur Randhawa was in her laboratory at the Indian Institute of Science in Bengaluru when the Supreme Court pronounced ...Read More

5 books that celebrate LGBTQ pride

5 books that celebrate LGBTQ pride

Title: Selection DayAuthor: Aravind Adiga

Section 377 based on law passed by Henry VIII in 1533        

Section 377 based on law passed by Henry VIII in 1533        

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, which unanimously struck down part of the British-era law that criminalised gay sex, has traced the history...Read More

If gay professor in ‘Aligarh’ was alive today, he wouldn’t have to die, says Manoj Bajpayee

If gay professor in ‘Aligarh’ was alive today, he wouldn’t have to die, says Manoj Bajpayee

Mumbai: Section 377 of the IPC has been repealed, and actor Manoj Bajpayee, who played the lead role in “Aligarh”, is celebrating the fal...Read More

Anushka Sharma changes Facebook profile picture to celebrate scrapping of Section 377, gets massively trolled

Anushka Sharma changes Facebook profile picture to celebrate scrapping of Section 377, gets massively trolled

Supreme Court recently gave a historical verdict scrapping Section 377 and decriminalising consensual gay sex. The LGBTQ community and ac...Read More

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