Sex

  • Should not mix Islam with a serious issue like rape: Abu Azmi's son 11-04-2014 01:56 PM

    Farhan Azmi, son of Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi, has said that a serious crime like rape should be dealt with strictly. ...
  • Ugandan women speak out: Victims of racism or trapped in crime? 04-02-2014 09:35 PM

    It may not just be the local residents of Khirki Extension - where Somnath Bharti carried out his infamous midnight raid last month - who are affected by the alleged drug and sex trafficking going on in their backyard. On Monday night, three young Ugandan women lodged a police complaint,...
  • News 360: 3 Ugandan women file complaint over sex trade, DCW steps in 04-02-2014 08:40 PM

    The issue of drug trafficking and prostitution at Khirki Extension has come to the fore once again after a CNN-IBN investigation exposed that Ugandan women were being pushed into sex trade. Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Singh on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner asking him...
  • Supreme Court firm on its decision to criminalise gay sex, rejects Centre’s plea 28-01-2014 11:35 PM

    In a huge blow to the LGBT community in the country, the Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to review its verdict on gay sex. The apex court has dismissed the review petitions filed by the Centre and gay rights activists against its December 2013 verdict, criminalising gay sex. ...
  • No legislation should criminalise its citizens: D Raja on Section 377 15-12-2013 03:35 PM

    CPI leader D Raja says no legislation should criminalise its citizens. "No legislation should criminalise its citizens from any section of the society. Now it is for the government how it is going to appeal to the Supreme Court for a review of that judgement." ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on SC verdict on 377 and Lal Batti 15-12-2013 02:34 PM

    This week on the The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on the Supreme Court's ruling making gay sex illegal. Also on the show, India pays tribute at the Mandela Memorial, Supreme Court verdict on Lal Batti (Red Beacon). ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on Supreme Court over 377 15-12-2013 02:34 PM

    Cyrus Broacha takes on the Supreme Court's ruling making gay sex illegal. Cyrus Broacha takes on the Supreme Court's ruling making gay sex illegal. Upholding Section 377 of the IPC, the apex court overturned Delhi high Court's 2009 verdict making gay sex illegal. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 12-12-2013 11:36 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 22-11-2013 10:34 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Another sex scandal hits Navy, AK Antony orders probe 14-05-2013 11:02 PM

    The Indian Navy has been hit by allegations of another alleged sex scandal. ...
  • Citizen Journalist Agenda for Change: Stories of rape survivors 29-04-2013 12:40 PM

    On the citizen Journalist - Agenda for change special we focus on stories of women who have survived rape and are fighting for their rights. ...
  • Viagra's 15th anniversary: Why no sex pills for women? 28-03-2013 05:00 PM

    Researchers say the cure for women's low sex drive may not be in a bottle but in their mind. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 18-03-2013 11:58 PM

    It took two rounds of all-party meeting on Monday for the political class to move beyond its differences. ...
  • Lowering age of consent will lead to teenage pregnancies: SAD 18-03-2013 05:37 PM

    The key sticking point of lowering the age of consent for sex may have been solved with the government agreeing to keep it at 18 years. ...
  • CJs speak out and fight back against injustice 18-03-2013 02:37 PM

    Watch CJs speak out against injustice and fight back against the odds in the system and society. ...
  • I support 16 years as age of consent: Activist Kamla Bhasin 14-03-2013 03:47 PM

    There is headway in the anti-rape Bill draft, which is all set to be cleared by the Cabinet after much debate within the ministries. ...
  • Cardinals start work on timetable for pope selection amidst resurfacing of sex abuse scandal 05-03-2013 09:10 AM

    Cardinals have gathered in Vatican City to work on a timetable to choose the next pope. ...
  • California: Woman sues college after it allegedly fires her for having pre-marital sex 19-02-2013 03:00 PM

    The woman, who is six months pregnant, also said the father-to-be has been promoted. ...
  • State of The Nation: Are the prevailing mindsets in our society biased against modern women? 24-01-2013 11:59 PM

    In the State Of The Nation survey on safety of women as part of CNN-IBN's Agenda for Change, the majority says that a woman who is raped is not only ruined for life but also that women should abide by a certain dress code in public. ...
  • BBC Newsnight error: Two senior editors step down 13-11-2012 06:35 PM

    More heads are rolling at the BBC over its false report over a child abuse sex scandal aired on its flagship programme Newsnight. Two more top editorial employees resigned on Tuesday pending a probe. ...
  • FTN: Are women still treated as sex objects? 05-01-2012 11:52 PM

    Andhra Pradesh DGP said that one of the reasons for rise in rape cases is the provocative clothes worn by women. ...