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7 August, 2018 6:13 PM BJP has left govt in Jammu and Kashmir but not the state: Ram Madhav

New Delhi: The BJP has left the government in Jammu and Kashmir but not the state, senior BJP leader Ram Madhav said on Tuesday. Madhav, who is in-charge of the party's affairs in the state, said sometimes governments are formed but they do not last. "We have left the government in Kashmir but we have not left Kashmir," Madhav said while speaking at a launch 45

7 August, 2018 10:15 AM No plans to repeal Article 377 after 2012 gang rape case: Government to Lok Sabha

Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said the Justice J S Verma Committee was set up to examine and recommend amendments in criminal law with respect to crimes against women after the 2012 gang rape incident. The government had not considered repealing Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which criminalises consensual gay sex, while 61

27 July, 2018 4:04 AM Rahul Gandhi Should First Get Married, Then He Can Hug Us: BJP Lawmaker

On Wednesday, Rahul Gandhi had said that BJP's MPs take "two steps back" on seeing him, fearing he may embrace them. A day after Rahul Gandhi said BJP MPs step back on seeing him as they fear he might hug them, BJP lawmaker Nishikant Dubey took a jibe, saying the leaders may be divorced by their wives if they embrace the Congress president as "Section 52

16 July, 2018 5:17 PM Muslim Law Board member says homosexuality is injurious to health, should be criminalised

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) is in support of section 377 of the Indian Penal Code that criminalises homosexuality. A member of AIMPLB said, homosexuality “is injurious to human health�, according to an NDTV report. The AIMPLB maintained that it will not be part of the proceedings dealing with decriminalising homosexuality as the Supreme 41

13 July, 2018 5:04 AM Won't Oppose Scrapping Homosexuality Ban, Says Muslim Law Board

The Supreme Court had on Tuesday began a long-awaited review of Section 377 which prohibits gay sex. The All India Muslim Personal Law Board will not contest a move to scrap the colonial-era ban on homosexuality if the Supreme Court decides to do so, the organisation said today. "We left the matter to the Supreme Court. We will not participate in the (Section) 52

9 July, 2018 7:18 AM Supreme Court refuses to adjourn hearing on pleas challenging re-criminalisation of homosexuality

The Supreme Court today refused to adjourn tomorrow's proposed hearing by a five-judge Constitution bench on a batch of petitions challenging its verdict that had re-criminalised consensual carnal sex between two adults. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra refused to defer the hearing after the Centre sought more time to file its response on PILs on gay sex. "It will not be adjourned 41

8 January, 2018 10:31 AM Flaunt it, get punished: Subramanian Swamy's message to LGBT community

Swamy has been vocal about his views on homosexuality. NEW DELHI: As the Supreme Court decides to reconsider the Constitutional validity of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) which criminalises homosexuality, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy has a few words for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community 51

11 December, 2017 5:16 PM Chaudhary clinches quota place in style

Saurabh Chaudhary clinched the Youth Olympics quota in style with the individual gold medal in air pistol in the youth men’s section of the 10th Asian Airgun championship which concluded here on Monday. After qualifying in third place with a modest 573, Saurabh was on top right from the start in the 24-shot final. He eventually won with a 6.9 point margin 29

14 October, 2017 6:55 PM 19-Year-Old Man Arrested For Allegedly Having Sex With Stray Dog Inside Community Toilet

As per the complainant, who is also a eyewitness, said that he saw the accused, Kuldeep Karotiya, taking a stray dog inside a community toilet last night and performed sex with it, police said. Mumbai: A 19-year-old man was arrested today for allegedly having sex with a stray dog in suburban Powai, a senior police official said. As per the complainant 53

14 October, 2017 4:33 PM Man arrested for unnatural sex with stray dog in Maharashtra

Mumbai: A 19-year-old man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly having unnatural sex with a stray dog in suburban Powai, a senior police official said. However, the complainant brought the matter to the notice of Powai police and lodged a complaint in this regard. The control room, later, informed the Powai police and the accused was detained late on Friday 57