Porn

  • Laws must be faster than technology, says SC as Centre says it can't block 4 cr porn websites in India August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has expressed concern as the government has informed it that it cannot block 4 crore porn websites operating in India. The government has told the apex court that they cannot direct Internet service providers to block these websites. The government has told the court that efforts...
  • Woman sues Facebook for $123 million over 'revenge porn' images July 31, 2014

    New York: A woman in the US has filed a $123 million case against social networking site Facebook for not deleting 'revenge porn' images uploaded by her old friend. According to the lawsuit, Facebook ignored repeated requests from Texas-based Meryem Ali to remove lewd images purported to be of her, uploaded...
  • US woman sues Facebook over 'revenge porn' images July 31, 2014

    New York: A woman in the US has filed a $123 million case against social networking site Facebook for not deleting "revenge porn" images uploaded by her old friend. According to the lawsuit, Facebook ignored repeated requests from Texas-based Meryem Ali to remove lewd images purported to be of her, uploaded...
  • Teenager faces jail, lifetime stigma for selfie porn July 19, 2014

    Washington: A teenager in Virginia faces four months in jail and a lifetime on a sex offender's list for texting videos of his erect penis to his girlfriend, his lawyer said Friday. The 17-year-old from the Washington suburb of Manassas is accused by police of "manufacturing and distributing child pornography" -...
  • Porn addiction akin to drug addiction: Study July 13, 2014

    London: Porn addiction triggers the same brain activity in people as triggered in drug addicts, according to a new Cambridge study. Pornography triggers brain activity in people with compulsive sexual behaviour - known commonly as sex addiction - similar to that triggered by drugs in the brains of drug addicts, researchers...
  • This golden Labrador can sniff out pornographic material and is helping the police smoke out paedophiles July 11, 2014

    A golden Labrador with the Rhode Island internet crimes against children task force in the US has a perfect nose for computer hardware that can help against rising cases of child pornography. Named Thoreau, the dog has already helped cops arrest a suspect who had stashed a thumb drive filled with...
  • The more Internet porn you watch, the more narcissistic you become July 3, 2014

    New York: Watching porn is what narcissists love to do the most, a new study has found, adding that the more Internet porn people watch, the more narcissistic they tend to be. Earlier research shows that the more control narcissists have over sex, the more gratifying the experience tends to be. "The...
  • Watching porn is what narcissists love to do the most, new study finds July 2, 2014

    New York: Watching porn is what narcissists love to do the most, a new study has found, adding that the more internet porn people watch, the more narcissistic they tend to be. Earlier research shows that the more control narcissists have over sex, the more gratifying the experience tends to be. "The...
  • Sunny Leone to host MTV's 'Splitsvilla' June 6, 2014

    Former porn star Sunny Leone will be seen hosting the 7th season of MTV's popular reality show 'Splitsvilla'. ...
  • A hot pizza delivery guy who wants to be paid in...Sodexo? This hilarious video busts the worst Indian porn stereotypes May 30, 2014

    Every cliche that you can imagine about the porn industry is getting busted in this video. The pizza delivery boy who does not get the drift when a housewife says she does not have cash but can pay him in other ways. The guy picking up a girl on the...
  • Does porn cause men's brains to shrink? May 30, 2014

    Washington: Researchers found less gray matter in the brains of men who watched large amounts of sexually explicit material, according to a new study. The research, which appeared Wednesday in the journal JAMA Psychiatry, could not determine if porn actually caused the brain to shrink however, and the authors called for...
  • Porn star Shanti Dynamite to make her Bollywood debut with 'Kamasutra' director Rupesh Paul's 'Savita Barbie' May 23, 2014

    Sunny Leone has clearly been a trendsetter of sorts for her colleagues in the adult entertainment profession. Shanti Dynamite, a household (excuse the pun) name in the porn industry will now make her debut in director Rupesh Paul's 'Savita Barbie'. According to media reports, Paul has said his next film will...
  • This may come as a shock. Watching porn may not be good for your marriage, study finds May 12, 2014

    New York: Watching porn may be detrimental for your married life as this leads to people accepting extra-marital affairs as a "normal and rewarding" thing - leading to divorce. According to a study, the more a person watches porn, the more likely he/she is in a state of accepting extra-marital affairs. "If...
  • Blocking porn websites in India not possible, would cause greater harm: Centre to SC May 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Blocking all websites with pornographic content in the country is not possible and it would cause more harm as literary content containing such words would also not be available for public on Internet, the Centre today told the Supreme Court. Appearing before a bench headed by Justice B...
  • Women who like hardcore porn tend to be more aggressive and socially assertive, study finds May 2, 2014

    New York: Women may be turned off by porn that is made for men, by men but what about those women who do love to watch some 'hard' action? According to a fascinating report, women are not seeing female-friendly porn but, rather, the same mainstream, male-targeted and hardcore sites that men...
  • China might partially ban web giant Sina for pornograpic content April 25, 2014

    Beijing: China plans to revoke two crucial publication licenses for Sina.com, which might partially ban the web giant's operations, because obscene content was found during an anti-pornography crackdown, state media said Thursday. Sina apologized for "the suspected problem" of pornographic content on its literature and video sites. It said in a...
  • China launches crackdown on online pornography, asks websites to clean up their links to avoid shutdown April 14, 2014

    Beijing: China announced to launch a renewed campaign against the spread of pornography on the Internet and asked websites and portals to clean up their links to avoid shutdown. The campaign 'Cleaning the Web 2014' will conduct thorough checkups on websites, search engines and mobile application stores, Internet TV USB...
  • China launches crackdown on online porn April 13, 2014

    Beijing: China on Sunday announced to launch a renewed campaign against the spread of pornography on the Internet and asked websites and portals to clean up their links to avoid shutdown. The campaign 'Cleaning the Web 2014' will conduct thorough checkups on websites, search engines and mobile application stores, Internet TV...
  • World's first academic pornography journal launched March 23, 2014

    New Delhi: For those interested in knowing the culture of pornography or the nature of sexual fantasy, here comes a first-ever "dedicated" porn journal. Named as 'Porn Studies', the open-access journal is an "international, peer-reviewed journal to critically explore cultural products and services designated as pornographic", its London-based publisher Routledge...
  • 'Alien porn', 'No Teeth': Real time porn search shows hilarious things people are looking for on the Internet February 25, 2014

    A live search stream of the website PornMD throws light on some interesting things people the world over are searching for on the Internet, including 'sports bra', 'Kurdish sex' and 'Justin Bieber'. The website shows a continuous stream of what people are looking for on the Internet right at that...
  • Porn star reference to future wife irks Charlie Sheen February 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Charlie Sheen is annoyed that everyone keeps referring to his future wife Brett Rossi as a porn star. "It's absolutely making Charlie crazy that the media keeps referring to Brett as a porn star, because she no longer is doing that. She recently graduated from nursing school," radaronline.com...
  • Porn not an addiction, increases pleasure: Study February 13, 2014

    New York: There is no such thing as porn addiction and those who say it actually ignore the positive benefits it holds, shows research. New study has found very little scientific data - if any at all - to support some of the purported negative side effects of porn 'addiction'. "There...
  • 'Revenge' pornster accused of stealing nude images from emails, posting them online January 24, 2014

    Los Angeles: A notorious "revenge porn" website operator and another California man have been charged with stealing nude photos from hundreds of hacked email accounts and posting the images online. Hunter Moore, 27, who has been dubbed by some media outlets as "the most hated man on the Internet," was arrested...
  • Google blocks over 100,000 child abuse queries from search November 18, 2013

    London: Google's executive chairman says the company has introduced software that will block links to child abuse material on the web. Eric Schmidt writes in Britain's Daily Mail that Google and other Internet companies like Microsoft have been working with law enforcement to stop pedophiles from sharing illegal pictures on...
  • 'Twilight' star Taylor Lautner to play a pornstar on stage October 10, 2013

    New York: 'Twilight' star Taylor Lautner has joined the cast of a reading of 'Boogie Nights' as the hapless porn star that Mark Wahlberg made famous in the 1997 movie. Lautner, 21, will play Wahlberg's character Dirk Diggler for an event at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, reported...
  • California criminalises 'revenge porn' in a first-of-its-kind law October 3, 2013

    Los Angeles: California Governor Jerry Brown signed a first-of-its-kind state law criminalising what has become known as revenge porn, the distribution of private, explicit photos of other people on the Internet, usually by ex-lovers or spouses, to humiliate them. The measure, which passed both houses of the Democratic-led state legislature almost...
  • Porn can be liberating, says Scarlett Johansson October 2, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson, who is seen in porn addiction comedy 'Don Jon', has admitted she is a fan of artistic adult films that don't degrade women. "Pornography can be degrading or can be sexually liberating, if you know how to use it and it is made from an artistic...
  • Government has to take steps to block porn sites: Supreme Court August 31, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court made it clear that the government will have to take steps to block porn sites particularly those showing child pornography and granted four weeks time to chart out plan of action. "Nothing, you have to do it," a bench headed by Justice B S Chauhan said...
  • Violence, porn in Chinese children's books worries experts August 17, 2013

    Beijing: Chinese education experts have called for vigilance and enhanced monitoring of books sold as reading material for children, which increasingly contain violent or pornographic content. During the long summer reading season, primary and middle school students can be easy prey to inferior children's books, a common concern for parents. There were...