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Axis Bank Marks Section 377 Verdict Anniversary With LGBTQIA+ Inclusive Policies

Sep 08, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Effective September 20, individuals belonging to the LGBTQIA+ community will be able to open a joint savings bank account or a term deposit with their same-sex partner.

Keshav Suri: September 6th Is The Freedom Day For People Of The LGBTQ Community

Sep 07, 2019 Lachmi Deb Roy

In conversation with Keshav Suri, Executive Director, Lalit Hotels on life after scrapping of Section 377


Two Women From UP Get Married After Divorcing Husbands

Two women from Uttar Pradesh got married on Saturday in a temple in Bundelkhand region.

SC Verdict On Homosexuality, Adultery Unacceptable To Christians: Church Body

Nov 04, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

"Legalising of such acts (homosexuality and adultery) is extremely detestable and unacceptable to the Christians under any circumstances," a statement by NBCC said.


India- A Country Of Smug Adulterers, Proud Gays, Menstruating Devotees And Men Barred From Verbal Divorce

Chhi chhi! Do we have no shame at all? Is this the country we want to bring up our children in?

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07 September, 2018

Section 377 Verdict: This Is Just One Argument That Has Been Put To Rest

Smita Vanniyar

Just because the law is gone doesn't mean that all is hunky dory. A friend once told me that when one is cynical, it means that they are hopeful for an even better future. That's why I was cynical yesterday and still cynical today.


07 September, 2018

'History Owes An Apology': Justice Indu Malhotra On Section 377

Ushinor Majumdar

Supreme Court judge Justice Indu Mahotra said on Thursday that “History owes an apology to the members of this [LGBTQIA] community”.


06 September, 2018

Court Not Concerned With Number Of Persons Belonging To LGBT Community: SC

Outlook Web Bureau

During the arguments of the case, this general public view was reiterated to the court that the number of persons who are of the LGBTQIA community or support it are far less.


06 September, 2018

Decriminalisation Of Homosexuality: Timeline Of Events From 2001-2018

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court judgement was preceded by a long list of battles that were fought in the courts while challenging the criminality of same-sex relationships.


06 September, 2018

Supreme Court Says Fluidity In Love And Sex Is Natural; RSS Disagrees

Ushinor Majumdar

The SC has said that homosexuality or bisexuality is “as natural a phenomenon as other natural biological phenomena.


06 September, 2018

Same-Sex Marriage Is Against Norms Of Nature, Says RSS

Outlook Web Bureau

The judgement is being hailed as historic in extending rights to the LGBTQ community and giving the right to live with dignity to the community members.


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06 September, 2018

SC Decriminalises Homosexuality: Today, We Have The Gift Of A Progressive Judgment

Shreya Ila Anasuya

Today we have the gift of a progressive judgment, one that affirms the rights of all people, writes Shreya Ila Anasuya.


06 September, 2018

In The Doorstep Of History, To A New India

Paromita Bardoloi

It is a landmark judgment in so many aspects. Reading out his own judgment first, CJI Dipak Misra observes, “No one can escape from their individualism. Society is now better for individualism.”


06 September, 2018

Full Text Of Supreme Court Verdict On Sec 377

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court unanimously decriminalised part of the 158-year-old colonial law under Section 377 of the IPC which criminalises consensual unnatural sex, saying it violated the rights to equality. Read the full text of the judgement here.


06 September, 2018

Section 377: Legal Experts Welcome SC Verdict Decriminalising Consensual Gay Sex

Outlook Web Bureau

Legal experts weighed in on the importance of the judgement and the consequences of decriminalising gay sex and striking down parts of colonial era section 377.


06 September, 2018

LGBTQ: Queer Fashion Challenges Rigid Stereotypes

Lachmi Deb Roy

As the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality in a landmark judgement, we raise a toast to the steady rise of the genderless fashion


06 September, 2018

We Have Our Freedoms Restored, We Are Proud To Spell Our Name | By Harish Iyer

Harish Iyer

The colonial hangover of Section 377 is history. Our Supreme Court has read down not just the law but also has lowered our anxiety and the fear of a bleak tomorrow, writes Harish Iyer.


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06 September, 2018

'History Owes Apology To LGBTQ Community': SC's Top Quotes On Section 377

Outlook Web Bureau

LGBT community possesses same human and fundamental rights as other citizens, said the Supreme Court


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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