User: lgbt Topic: Sexual Minorities
Category: IPC 377
Last updated: Jul 01 2020 15:24 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Lawyer couple to fight to legalise gay weddings 1.7.2020 Rediff: News
After successfully fighting for the decriminalisation of Section 377, lawyers Arundhati Katju and Menaka Guruswamy have now decided to fight for legalisation of gay marriage in India, through The Marriage Project.
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Top 10 coronavirus updates: India reports over 15,000 cases in a day; PM says yoga boosts immunity 21.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
A look at the biggest developments of the day.
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For the Rainbow Lit Fest with LGBTQ+ themes, Covid-19 is a speed-breaker, not a permanent barrier 9.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The organiser explains why the literature festival has no choice but to take a break this year.
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Mumbai doctor booked for allegedly sexually assaulting coronavirus patient 4.5.2020 Scroll.in
The doctor has been placed in home quarantine, but has not yet been questioned or arrested yet as police fear he may be infected with the virus too.
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Top 10 Covid-19 updates: Meghalaya doctor, the state’s only patient, dies; India’s toll now 377 15.4.2020 Scroll.in
A quick look at the Covid-19 updates you need to know today.
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Former Attorney General of India Ashok Desai dies at 77 13.4.2020 Scroll.in
Politicians and lawyers took to Twitter to pay their tributes to Desai.
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Man held for ‘sexually assaulting’ calf 13.3.2020 Hindu: Hyderabad
Accused was working on the farm for over 15 years
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With a job fair for the LGBTQI community, corporate India takes a small step towards inclusivity 2.3.2020 Scroll.in
Big names like Microsoft, Accenture and Uber are hopping on the bandwagon.
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‘Follow your heart’ 19.2.2020 Hindu: Nxg
Manish Arora on using fashion to raise support for the LGBTQIA+ community
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‘Make the gay couple brothers’: How queer cinema asserted its identity in the mainstream 19.2.2020 Scroll.in
Onir (I Am Nikhil, I Am), Shonali Bose (Margarita with a Straw), Abhishek Chaubey (Dedh Isqhiya), and Hansal Mehta (Aligarh) weigh in.
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Justice AP Shah: ‘Freedoms on unsteady ground, made to doubt whether SC able to protect our rights’ 12.2.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The former chief justice of Delhi High Court delivered a scathing indictment of recent Supreme Court orders.
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Like Indians battled to overturn law criminalising homosexuality, we must fight sedition statute 11.2.2020 Scroll.in
The cases against 51 people at an LGBT event in Mumbai show why it’s time for the colonial-er
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Self-styled Godman Asaram's son, Narayan Sai held guilty in rape and sexual assault case 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Surat, A local court in Surat city of Gujarat on Friday held Narayan Sai, the son of self-styled godman Asaram, guilty in a sensational rape case lodged over six years ago by one of the lady disciple of his father.The Court of sessions judge P Gadhvi, which has also held 4 other co-accused including two women guilty, would announce the quantum of punishment on April 30. According the the Public Prosecutor, Sai has been held guilty under section 376 (rape), 377 (unnatural sex), 354 (Assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt), 504 (Intentional insult), 506 (criminal intimidation), 120 B (criminal conspiracy) and 114 (presence of abettor in the crime) of the IPC. 'Former disciples of his father Ganga and Yamuna (both women) and Hanuman and one Rajkumar Malhotra who was driving his car when he was on a run after lodging of the case have also be held guilty,' he said.He said that Sai can get a punishment from 10 years to life imprisonment for his ...
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First person: As a persecuted Muslim Bangladeshi seeking refuge, I wasn't welcome in India 25.12.2019 Scroll.in
The founder of Bangladesh’s first LGBT magazine explains why India’s new Citizenship Amendment Act is unjust.
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Plea says Section 377 excludes transgenders as victims of unnatural sex, court seeks Centre’s reply 15.10.2019 Scroll.in
The division bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar said the matter would be heard next on January 7.
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Vivek Tejuja’s memoir about growing up gay is a commentary on navigating same sex love in the 1990s 22.9.2019 Scroll.in
The breezy style masks a poignant story of exclusion and subsequent search for love.
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Watch: Comedian Navin Noronha talks about being gay in India 11.9.2019 Scroll.in
India decriminalised homosexuality, which was punishable under Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, on September 6, 2018.
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Mumbai: Post section 377, battle for equality continues 7.9.2019 DNA
Community: LGBTQ+ fight for marriage rights, adoption rights and more
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Centre constitutes Group of Ministers to look into problems facing J&K, Ladakh: Report 28.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The group will suggest developmental, economic and social measures for the two union territories.
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Watch: Lawyers who secured the Section 377 verdict on what it meant for them as a couple 19.7.2019 Scroll.in
In an interview with CNN, the two women said the victory was not just a professional benchmark but also a personal win.
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