Section 377 verdict

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

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 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

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Mumbai: Section 377 of the IPC has been repealed, and actor Manoj Bajpayee, who played the lead role in “Aligarh”, is celebrating the fal...Read More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

Section 377 verdict: Ramifications of an unexceptionable verdict

Section 377 verdict: Ramifications of an unexceptionable verdict

Last Thursday, a Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court modified Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code and decriminalised homosexuality i...Read More

Section 377: ‘SC verdict decriminalising gay sex will tarnish Indian culture’

Section 377: ‘SC verdict decriminalising gay sex will tarnish Indian culture’

New Delhi/Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board chief Wasim Rizvi has claimed that Supreme Court’s verdict decriminalising homos...Read More

Section 377 verdict opens pandora’s box

Section 377 verdict opens pandora’s box

India today joined 17 Commonwealth nations that legalized gay sex between consenting adults in private, so that coitus between two adults...Read More

Section 377 Verdict: Finally, out of the closet

Section 377 Verdict: Finally, out of the closet

I want to break free and say I am a queer

Section 377 Verdict: Love is not a crime, says activist Ankit Bhuptani

Section 377 Verdict: Love is not a crime, says activist Ankit Bhuptani

Mumbai: Ankit Bhuptani (26) is elated with the Supreme Court judgement decriminalising homosexuality on Thursday among the Lesbian, Gay, ...Read More

Section 377: Realism triumphs

Section 377: Realism triumphs

With the march of time, the boundaries of individual freedoms continue to expand. The Supreme Court of India by striking down a key part ...Read More

Section 377 verdict: Homosexuality is genetic disorder that will give rise to HIV, says BJP leader Subramanian Swamy

Section 377 verdict: Homosexuality is genetic disorder that will give rise to HIV, says BJP leader Subramanian Swamy

New Delhi: Even after the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality, Bharatiya Janata Party (BPJ) leader Subramanian Swamy called it a ‘...Read More

Section 377 verdict: Homosexuality not a crime, but gay marriages against nature, says RSS

Section 377 verdict: Homosexuality not a crime, but gay marriages against nature, says RSS

New Delhi: Homosexuality is not a crime, the RSS said Thursday while maintaining that it does not support same-sex marriage as it was “no...Read More

Section 377: SC verdict an important step towards liberal and tolerant society, says Congress

Section 377: SC verdict an important step towards liberal and tolerant society, says Congress

New Delhi: Congress on Thursday described the Supreme Court’s decision to decriminalise homosexuality as “momentous” saying it was an imp...Read More

Section 377: Legal experts welcome SC’s historic verdict decriminalising consensual gay sex

Section 377: Legal experts welcome SC’s historic verdict decriminalising consensual gay sex

New Delhi: Senior advocates and jurists on Thursday welcomed the historic verdict of the Supreme Court decriminalising consensual gay sex...Read More

Supreme Court’s decision on homosexuality is dawn of freedom, says Shashi Tharoor

Supreme Court’s decision on homosexuality is dawn of freedom, says Shashi Tharoor

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress Lok Sabha member Shashi Tharoor on Thursday described the Supreme Court decision decriminalising homosexuali...Read More

UN lauds SC verdict on homosexuality, hopes it will boost efforts to eliminate stigma

UN lauds SC verdict on homosexuality, hopes it will boost efforts to eliminate stigma

New Delhi: United Nations India on Thursday lauded the Supreme Court for striking down a “key component” of IPC’s Section 377 which crimi...Read More

Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad denounces canning of 2 women for lesbian sex after criticism

Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad denounces canning of 2 women for lesbian sex after criticism

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Thursday denounced the caning of two women convicted of having lesbian sex in ...Read More

Gay sex is not a crime: Arjun, Swara Bhasker welcome SC’s historic verdict of decriminalising homosexuality

Gay sex is not a crime: Arjun, Swara Bhasker welcome SC’s historic verdict of decriminalising homosexuality

New Delhi: Bollywood celebrities such as Karan Johar and Hansal Mehta welcomed the Supreme Court’s judgement Thursday decriminalising con...Read More

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