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2 January, 2019 10:31 AM The right to love: Is 2019 the year when same-sex marriages will be legalised?

In 2018, the Supreme Court of India decriminalised homosexuality, overruled its own 2013 decision and partially struck down Section 377. With the Stonewall riots - that triggered the gay rights movement - marking its 50th anniversary next year, we look at how homosexuality is treated across the world. Most of Asia is tolerant towards homosexuality 145

14 October, 2018 6:09 PM Five-Year-Old Boy Found Unconscious, Allegedly Sodomised In Uttar Pradesh

The boy, who was found with injuries to his private parts, is undergoing treatment at a local hospital, senior police A five-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by a man and found with serious injuries at a field in a village here, police said today. Based on a complaint from a family member of the boy, a case was registered under Section 377 (carnal 95

25 September, 2018 11:39 PM In Important Verdict, Kerala Court Allows Lesbian Couple To Live Together

A a 40-year-old woman from Kollam had filed a plea, alleging that her 24-year-old partner from had been illegally confined by her family. The Kerala High Court has allowed a lesbian couple to live together, in a significant verdict that came weeks after the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality. The order was issued by a division bench of the high court 80

10 September, 2018 1:58 PM Gay Marriages Will Destroy Society: Pastor Shouts In Court Complex

Days after the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality, a city-based pastor created a flutter in a court complex here Monday, raising slogans against the landmark judgment and claiming that same sex marriage would lead to natural calamities, police said. Father Felix Jebasingh of Puliyakulam Church came to the district court complex and standing in the corridor 52

7 September, 2018 9:42 AM What Dad Told Me On Phone After 377 Verdict: A Gay Man's Story

For years, the LGBT community has lived with the stigma attached to their identities and has fought for decades for the right to be treated equally. After the Supreme Court overruled its own 2013 decision and partially struck down Section 377, a controversial British-era law that banned consensual gay sex, members of the LGBT community shared stories 321

6 September, 2018 3:02 PM Section 377 verdict: India joins countries where protests led to decriminalisation of gay sex

Women and men had to take to the streets in these countries to fight for equal rights for the LGBT community. Germany | Prior to the Nazi era, the country was fairly tolerant towards homosexuality, albeit without a legal status. However, under Adolf Hitler's regime, thousands of homosexuals were prosecuted. Post-World War II, the Nazi extensions were repealed 95

6 September, 2018 1:11 PM SC verdict on Article 377: India joins 25 nations where homosexuality is legal

72 countries and territories worldwide still continue to criminalise same-sex relationships. NEW DELHI: With the Supreme Court decriminalising gay sex in a landmark and historic ruling on Thursday, India joined 25 other countries where homosexuality is legal. However, 72 countries and territories worldwide still continue to criminalise same-sex relationships 122

6 September, 2018 10:20 AM Homosexuality not a crime, but do not support same-sex marriages: RSS

However, he maintained the Sangh's old stand and said gay marriage and such relationships were not "compatible with nature". "These relationships are not natural, so we do not support this kind of relationship. Homosexuality is not a crime, the RSS said Thursday, while maintaining that it does not support same-sex marriage as it was "not natural". The comments 65

6 September, 2018 8:29 AM It Is The End Of Section 377: But Before That, Let's Get Some Facts About Homosexuality Straight; Supreme Court Gives Verdict

End of Section 377: In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality and said that Section 377 - which puts a ban on consensual gay sex - is arbitrary and irrational. Its time we get our facts straight about homosexuality. In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality, a much awaited moment in the gay rights 82

6 September, 2018 8:01 AM Pride, not prejudice: Congress tweets in support of LGBT after SC verdict on Section 377

NEW DELHI: Celebrating Supreme Court's historic verdict decriminalising homosexuality under, Congress on Thursday said that the judgement marks the first step towards an equal and inclusive society. “We join the people of India abd the LGBTQIA+ community in their victory over prejudice. We welcome the progressive & decisive verdict from the Supreme Court 157