Sex

  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha June 29, 2014

    In this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on FIFA World Cup, Harsh Vardhan's sex education remark, Iraq Crisis and much more. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus's take on Harsh Vardhan's comment on banning sex education June 29, 2014

    Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare has been facing the heat for his views on his website where he stated that the so-called "sex education" should be banned in schools. Cyrus Broacha is shocked! Are you too? ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle June 27, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Does sex education in schools remain a taboo? June 27, 2014

    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. However, the Health Minister is...
  • Harsh Vardhan clarifies sex education remark June 27, 2014

    Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday clarified his no sex education remark. In his latest blog, the Health Minister has said that sex education was necessary for students but it should not be vulgar by any means. ...
  • News 360: Delhi University scraps FYUP, admissions yet to begin June 27, 2014

    Celebrations erupted as the week long impasse between Delhi University and the University Grants Commission (UGC) finally ended on Friday with the Vice Chancellor agreeing to scrap the controversial Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP). ...
  • Watch: DU professors slam Harsh Vardhan for his statement on sex education June 27, 2014

    Professors from the Delhi University have slammed Health Minister Harsh Vardhan for his statement on banning sex education. In his 'vision document' for Delhi, Harsh Vardhan said sex education should be banned and yoga should be made compulsory. ...
  • Should not mix Islam with a serious issue like rape: Abu Azmi's son April 11, 2014

    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? February 4, 2014

    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 February 4, 2014

    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 January 28, 2014

    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 December 15, 2013

    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 December 15, 2013

    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 December 15, 2013

    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 December 12, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Sec 377 not about Indian culture, was brought by the British: Onir December 12, 2013

    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? December 12, 2013

    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? December 12, 2013

    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 December 12, 2013

    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? December 11, 2013

    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 December 11, 2013

    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' December 11, 2013

    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 November 22, 2013

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

    The Indian Navy has been hit by allegations of another alleged sex scandal. ...
  • Citizen Journalist Agenda for Change: Stories of rape survivors April 29, 2013

    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? March 28, 2013

    Wonder pill Viagra celebrates its 15th birthday, but still no pills for women. 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 March 18, 2013

    The Cabinet on Monday decided to raise the age of consensual sex back to 18 years, after various political parties spoke against the move of reducing it. It has also diluted the clauses on voyeurism and stalking in the Bill, which is now expected to be tabled in the Lok...
  • Lowering age of consent will lead to teenage pregnancies: SAD March 18, 2013

    The new anti-rape Bill will be taken up by the Union Cabinet Monday evening after it failed to achieve consensus at two all-party meetings. Sources told CNN-IBN that the key sticking point of lowering the age of consent for sex may have been solved with the government agreeing to keep...
  • CJs speak out and fight back against injustice March 18, 2013

    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 March 14, 2013

    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. The Cabinet will take it up on Thursday evening. ...