Homosexuality

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-01-2014 10:44 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • SC rejects review plea: Battle for gay rights faces uncertain future? 28-01-2014 09:54 PM

    In another setback to the LGBT community in India, the Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to review its verdict on criminalising gay sex. The court dismissed the review petitions filed by the Centre and gay rights activists against its December 2013 verdict. ...
  • News 360: Setback to gay activists, SC dismisses review petition 28-01-2014 08:36 PM

    In yet another setback to the LGBT community, the Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a review petition filed by the Centre against its December 11, 2013 verdict criminalising gay sex. The court rejected the petition as it found no merit in it. ...
  • I was deeply saddened by SC verdict over Section 377: Justice AP Shah 22-12-2013 05:55 PM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Justice AP Shah described the Supreme Court judgment on Section 377 of the IPC as disappointing and said "my first feeling was deep sadness about the LGBT community." ...
  • The Last Word: Is BJP not in sync with India on Section 377? 16-12-2013 09:29 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has finally made its stand clear on Section 377 and has come out strongly in support of Section 377. The party chief Rajnath Singh said we will state that we support Section 377 because we believe that homosexuality is an unnatural act and cannot be...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 12-12-2013 11:36 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Are our MPs scared to pass a legislation to decriminalise homosexuality? 12-12-2013 11:24 PM

    The Centre is likely to go for a review petition or curative petition over the Supreme Court order which upheld Indian Penal Code Section 377 and criminalised gay sex. Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Finance Minister P Chidambaram and Law and Justice Minister Kapil Sibal have come out against the Supreme...
  • Sec 377 not about Indian culture, was brought by the British: Onir 12-12-2013 03:27 PM

    Filmmaker Onir, known for his film 'My Brother Nikhil' reacts to the Supreme Court ruling that upheld Section 377 criminalising homosexuality. ...
  • Is SC ruling on section 377 a step backwards? 12-12-2013 12:26 AM

    In a huge setback for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community, the Supreme Court has set aside the Delhi High Court ruling that decriminalised homosexuality and had struck down Section 377. While setting aside the 2009 Delhi High Court order, the apex court observed that Section 377 is...
  • Is the Supreme Court verdict on gay rights regressive? 12-12-2013 12:19 AM

    Upholding Indian Penal Code Section 377 and setting aside the Delhi High Court ruling that decriminalised homosexuality, the Supreme Court on Wednesday passed a ruling making gay sex illegal. While the decision invoked angry reactions from the LGBT community, religious groups hailed the verdict. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 11-12-2013 11:20 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • The Last Word: Has SC made a mistake reversing Delhi HC ruling on homosexuality? 11-12-2013 10:12 PM

    Upholding Indian Penal Code Section 377 and setting aside the Delhi High Court ruling that decriminalised homosexuality, the Supreme Court on Wednesday passed a ruling making gay sex illegal. While the decision invoked angry reactions from the LGBT community, religious groups hailed the verdict. ...
  • Shock, anger among LGBTs as SC rules gay sex illegal 11-12-2013 06:37 PM

    There was shock, anger and disappointment among the LGBT community across India as the Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld Section 377 and set aside the Delhi High Court ruling that decriminalised homosexuality. The apex court judgment has gone in favour of religious groups who had contested the earlier verdict. ...
  • India talks: 'Order on Section 377 takes the country backwards' 11-12-2013 01:56 PM

    The gay community across India is disappointed with the Supreme Court order upholding Section 377. Watch some reactions from Bangalore on the court ruling homosexuality illegal. ...
  • Azad's comment on homosexuality a gaffe or bias? 05-07-2011 09:59 PM

    CNN-IBN talks to activists over Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad's comment, 'Homosexuality is unnatural.' ...
  • Parents of gay kids come out in their support 10-02-2011 08:51 AM

    They have asked the Supreme Court to uphold a ruling that decriminalized homosexuality in 2009. ...
  • Mystery surrounds gay professor's death 08-04-2010 11:21 PM

    The professor was found dead just four days after the Allahabad High Court revoked his suspension. ...
  • Gay professor divides AMU campus, sparks row 22-02-2010 12:40 PM

    CNN-IBN spoke to the Professor and tried to gauge the public opinion. ...
  • Watch: First gay couple to have a baby 21-02-2010 03:44 PM

    Hyderabad is now fast joining Delhi and Mumbai as a surrogacy hub. ...
  • India @ 9 Actor activist Celina Jaitley hopes society will accept gays 18-09-2009 03:06 AM

    Homosexuality is a reality, gays entitled to a dignified life; says the actor activist. ...
  • Watch: Govt leaves gay sex issue to Supreme Court 18-09-2009 01:53 AM

    The Govt won't challenge Delhi HC judgement legalising homosexuality. ...
  • SC adds punch to fight for gay rights 21-07-2009 12:41 AM

    SC refuses to stay HC order legalising same sex marriages. ...
  • Psychology or biology, homosexuality hunts a class 14-07-2009 03:57 PM

    Is being gay a state of mind or simply genes, argue the two sides. ...
  • Homosexuality not immoral, says Mahesh Bhatt 11-07-2009 02:43 AM

    He said that homosexuality was not a moral issue, but a constitutional one. ...
  • Watch: God's squad isn't glad about gay order 10-07-2009 02:51 AM

    Different faith leaders criticise decriminalisation of homosexuality. ...
  • Four cities say: gay by birth, proud by choice 29-06-2009 12:51 AM

    Homosexual community marches in Metros with pride. ...
  • Consensus on scrapping anti-gay law won't be easy 29-06-2009 12:21 AM

    Religious leaders may object to any drastic change in law. ...
  • Watch: Karan Johar speaks on homosexuality 05-11-2008 04:16 AM

    He also spoke about Dostana and his equation with King Khan. ...
  • Mumbai gays take to the streets to protest discriminaiton 17-08-2008 04:36 AM

    They were asking for repeal of article 377, which bans same-gender sex. ...