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Celebrating Love

The heart is no longer just red. Post the decriminalisation of Section 377 on September 6, 2018, it comprises colours that define the LGBTQIA+ society.

published on : 14th February 2019

Section 377: NGO withdraws curative plea against SC verdict recriminalising consensual gay sex

The apex court considered the plea of the NGO that its curative plea has now become infructuous in view of the five-judge constitution bench verdict in 2018 which had set aside the 2013 judgement.

published on : 11th February 2019

Man arrested for sodomising 12-year-old boy in Maharashtra's Thane

The accused Ravindra Sharma was brought to the police station by residents where a case under section 377 of the IPC and POCSO Act was registered.

published on : 15th January 2019

World looking at India’s success on Section 377: Writer Chike Frankie Edozien

Edozien teaches journalism at New York University and is author of the memoir ‘Lives of Great Men: Living and Loving as an African Gay Man’. 

published on : 15th January 2019

SC orders on Section 377 and adultery fine, but won't allow these in Army: General Bipin Rawat

Gen Rawat, during his annual press conference, said such actions are forbidden in the Army. At the same time, he added that the security forces are not above the law.

published on : 10th January 2019

Justice was the buzzword for women in 2018

Supreme Court held that section 377 of the IPC was a weapon to harass members of the LGBTQ community, resulting in discrimination against them.

published on : 30th December 2018

A symphony between man and beast 

 It has been a year of euphoria and acceptance for the LGBTQ community, with the Supreme Court decriminalising Section 377 in September.

published on : 28th December 2018

Shelter home rape case: SC pulls up Bihar government

The apex court also gave the state 24 hours to add charges under section 377 (rape) of IPC and POCSO Act in the FIR.

published on : 27th November 2018

Parade celebrates gay community’s freedom

It was the first such parade to be held after the Supreme Court read down Section 377 in a historic verdict on September 6 this year, legalising gay sex between consenting adults.

published on : 26th November 2018

Thousands march to celebrate 11th Delhi Queer Pride Parade

It was the first such parade to be held after the Supreme Court read down Section 377 in a historic verdict on September 6 this year, legalising consensual gay sex between consenting adults.

published on : 25th November 2018
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