Sex

  • Ladies, claws in please: Women think females dressed in red are searching for sex, study says 12-07-2014 04:57 PM

    Do you intend to wear a red shirt to your boss's birthday party tonight? Be aware that his spouse might "guard" him, thinking you are out there to seduce and mate. It has previously been evidenced that men perceive women wearing red as more attractive and sexually receptive, but women...
  • Men think about sex 19 times a day: Study 12-07-2014 04:47 PM

    Some say every seven seconds while others say basically all the time. But the truth is that the average man has 19 thoughts about sex daily, research reveals. Using an 'experience sampling' method, researchers from Ohio State University gave people a clicker. They were were asked to hit one of...
  • In the brain, sex addiction looks the same as drug addiction 12-07-2014 10:41 AM

    Pornography triggers brain activity in sex addicts similar to the effect drugs have on the brains of drug addicts, researchers said on Friday - but that doesn't necessarily mean porn is addictive. Although there are no precise figures, experts in the field believe as many as one in 25 adults...
  • In case you are interested, there's a 'sex museum' in New York that has a bouncy castle called 'House of Boobs' 11-07-2014 12:37 PM

    Shouts, giggles and selfies. Mildly titillating and lots of fun, bouncing around on giant inflatable boobs is the hit attraction of a hot and steamy New York summer. As temperatures rise and hemlines shorten, visitors flock to the Museum of Sex to jump up and down on an adult moonbounce...
  • Replace sex education with format to make people aware about child pregnancy 10-07-2014 10:32 PM

    New Delhi: Days after courting controversy over his remarks on imparting sex education in schools, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said it should be replaced by a format which makes people aware about child pregnancy and associated evils. "I have spoken out against so-called sex education without pedagogy on...
  • UN to recognise all same-sex marriages of staffers 08-07-2014 11:37 AM

    United Nations: The UN will now recognise all same-sex marriages of its staffers across the world as it put in place a new policy aimed at ensuring "greater equality" with Secretary General Ban Ki-moon calling for rejection of homophobia. Previously, a staff member's personal status was determined by the laws...
  • Pope apologises for 'sacrilegious cult' of Church's sexual abuse 07-07-2014 08:10 PM

    Vatican city: Pope Francis told victims of sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clerics the church should "weep and make reparation" for crimes he said had had taken on the dimensions of a sacrilegious cult. "For some time now I have felt in my heart deep pain and suffering," he said...
  • BJP leader Dhankar promises wives from Bihar for men in Haryana 06-07-2014 04:20 PM

    Chandigarh: Girls from Bihar will be brought to marry men in Haryana - a bizarre promise from a Haryana BJP Leader OP Dhankar to tackle the dwindling sex ratio in the state. Speaking at the Kisan Mahasammelan at Narwana on Friday, Dhankar gave the suggestion as a solution to solve...
  • Delhi's GB Road sex workers to finally get new address 04-07-2014 04:49 PM

    New Delhi: This surely is an instance of better late than never - in this case, all of 48 years. The infamous "GB Road" address on the voter identity cards of Delhi's sex workers had stripped away their dignity and made them a subject of humiliation and ignominy. This will...
  • Orgasms improve communication between partners, study finds 04-07-2014 01:23 PM

    You have got another reason to go for some action tonight. According to a promising study, orgasm not only reinforces intimate bonds between partners but also improves communication between them. "Post-sex communication is likely linked to sexual and relationship satisfaction. For this reason, pillow talk may play a pivotal role...
  • Sex education necessary but minus vulgarity, clarifies Harsh Vardhan 27-06-2014 04:08 PM

    New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, who stirred a hornet's nest by saying that sex education should be banned in schools, has now issued a statement clarifying his remarks. Now, the BJP leader is of the opinion that sex education is necessary for school students but it should not...
  • 'If sex education is not Indian culture, then ban coffee for the same reason': Angriest reactions to Harsh Vardhan's proposal to ban sex education in schools 27-06-2014 02:02 PM

    Health Minister Harsh Vadhan stated on his website that sex education in schools should be banned. In his 'vision document' for Delhi, Vardhan said that states must integrate value education with course content and put strong emphasis on exposing students to India's cultural relations. He added that Yoga education should...
  • Harsh Vardhan faces flak for saying sex education should be banned 27-06-2014 12:42 PM

    New Delhi: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan is facing severe criticism for his remark that sex education should be banned in schools. The Congress has said that such views by him show that he has a medieval mindset. "If India's Health Minister has such views, then it shows that he has...
  • Ban sex education in schools, says Health Minister Harsh Vardhan 27-06-2014 07:59 AM

    New Delhi: Just a couple of days after the row over Health Minister Harsh Vadhan's remarks on fidelity over condoms to prevent AIDS, there is another controversy now surrounding his views on sex education. Vardhan stated on his website that sex education in schools should be banned. In his 'vision...
  • California authorities arrest 275 child predators 27-06-2014 07:31 AM

    Los Angeles: Authorities throughout Southern California have announced the arrests of more than 275 child predators that included a teaching assistant for special needs kids, a US Army soldier and a Los Angeles Fire Department officer. The month long "Operation Broken Heart" took place in May and involved dozens of...
  • 168 children rescued from sex trafficking op: FBI 24-06-2014 09:01 AM

    Washington: Federal authorities conducted a sweep through more than 100 US cities and recovered 168 children from child sex trafficking, the FBI has said. Some 281 pimps were also arrested in Operation Cross-Country, a week-long enforcement that Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey yesterday said can help "end the...
  • UN warns Britain over child voodoo victims, sex tourists 20-06-2014 08:49 AM

    Geneva: Hundreds of children are believed to have been kidnapped in Africa and brought to Britain for brutal voodoo rituals, a UN watchdog said today, urging London to step up its fight against the scourge. "We're concerned about reports that hundreds of children have been abducted from their families in...
  • UN rights chief calls time on caste-based sex attacks 18-06-2014 07:58 AM

    Geneva: UN human rights chief Navi Pillay on Wednesday urged India to ensure that perpetrators of caste-based sexual attacks do not escape justice. "Women from stigmatised castes suffer the double assault of caste-based and gender-based discrimination," Pillay said on the sidelines of a session of the UN Human Rights Council....
  • Brazil's 10 lakh sex workers get ready for FIFA World Cup 12-06-2014 04:49 PM

    It is not just the hotels and tour operators, who are going to benefit the most from the 2014 FIFA Football World Cup. According to some estimates there are at least 10 lakh prostitutes in Brazil and they are also hoping to earn a lot during the World Cup. Almost...
  • Biologists solve the mystery surrounding how plants have sex 09-06-2014 01:16 PM

    London: In a breakthrough, a team of biologists has solved a mystery surrounding how plants have sex. The researchers from the University of Leicester have discovered a pair of proteins made by flowering plants that are vital for the production of the sperm present within each pollen grain. Scientists already...
  • Mumbai: Sex racket busted at flat owned by BJP MP Satyapal Singh 02-06-2014 08:25 PM

    Mumbai: A prostitution racket allegedly being run from a flat in Mumbai owned by former Mumbai Police chief Satyapal Singh, now a BJP Member of Parliament, has been busted and the apartment's caretaker arrested. Two young women were rescued from the flat in suburban Andheri, which was raided on Saturday,...
  • Filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee prescribes small budget films for easy recovery 15-05-2014 05:56 PM

    Mumbai: Director-producer Dibakar Banerjee, known for films like "Khosla Ka Ghosla" and "Love Sex Aur Dhokha", says one thing that he wants to change in showbiz is film budgeting. For easy recovery, small budget movies should be prescribed, he says. "Our films budgeting at times become so high that it...
  • Teenagers choose smartphones over sex 15-05-2014 10:26 AM

    New York: Teenagers are so touchy about their screens that they are willing to give up almost everything - even the pleasures of a sexual encounter - in exchange for their smartphones, a fascinating research has revealed. While 26 per cent of teenager students in the US can not live...
  • Hosting TV shows is the most boring job: Krushna Abhishek 09-05-2014 11:40 AM

    Mumbai: Krushna Abhishek says he likes to entertain the family audience, and so, a sex comedy is something he will never take up. "I think below-the-belt comedy affects your image and you tend to lose your family audience if you do sex comedies. I've done lots of show all over...
  • Bryan Singer, director of 'X-Men' series, sued in second teen sex abuse case 06-05-2014 09:42 AM

    Los Angeles: A British man who accuses 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager was spurred to bring a lawsuit against the filmmaker after Singer was sued by another man on similar allegations, the plaintiff's lawyer said Monday. The lawsuit in federal court in Los Angeles...
  • I'll ask my wife before doing a sex comedy: Govinda 26-04-2014 04:25 PM

    Tampa Bay: Bollywood's undisputed king of comedy, actor Govinda, has nothing against sex comedies, which are a trend in tinsel towns nowadays. However, whether he will be part of such a project or not is a decision he would want to consult his wife for. Asked about his take on...
  • Photos: These are 10 exotic travel destinations to go to before you get married. Ahem. 26-04-2014 09:59 AM

    It looks so simple in Hollywood films. Lonely and good-looking man goes to an exotic island in the Mediterranean, wins over the hosts and has raucous sex with the women. And no one finds it creepy at all. Real life plays out very differently for most of us. It's much...
  • SC to hear plea against criminalising gay sex in open court 22-04-2014 02:11 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a curative petition on gay rights in an open court. The petition was filed by gay rights activists demanding decriminalising gay sex. The plea challenged the Supreme Court verdict which held gay sex illegal. The apex court in December 2013...
  • Never said rape victims should be punished, says Abu Azmi 13-04-2014 02:25 PM

    New Delhi: Maharashtra Samajwadi Party chief Abu Azmi on Sunday clarified his remarks on consensual sex saying that his comments were distorted. He said that he has in no way advocated punishment for a rape victim and rapists should be handed out the strictest punishment. Azmi said, "They had asked...
  • Ayesha Takia slams father-in-law Abu Azmi's 'stoning for sex' comment 11-04-2014 02:41 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Ayesha Takia on Friday took to Twitter to vent her anger against her father-in-law Abu Azmi, a Samajwadi Party leader. "If what I am reading about my father in laws statements are true then me and Farhan are deeply embarrassed n ashamed...(sic)," she wrote on Twitter. She...