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Goa's Only Sexual Wellness Shop Shut Down By Panchayat A Month After Opening

Mar 19, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A month after its opening, Kama Gizmos, Goa's one and only sexual wellness shop has been shut down by the panchayat due to the 'lack of a trade license'.

Karnataka: Woman Seen With Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi In Sex Tape Missing, Father Files Complaint

Mar 18, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Police have registered a case under IPC sections 363, 368, 343, 346, 354 and 506 based on the complaint lodged by the father.

In Pics: India Gets Its First Legal Sex Toy Store in Goa

Launched last month, Kama Gizmos has become India’s first official brick-and-mortar sex shop

Shocking! 67-Year-Old Man Held For Unnatural Sex With Stray Dog

Mar 11, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

'The accused Ahmed Shahi, who resides alone, used to commit such crimes. In the past, the local residents had warned him against doing so'

Karnataka Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi Caught In ‘Sex For Favours’ Scandal; Calls Video Fake

' I will resign from my MLA post and quit politics if these allegations are proven against me. It is a serious allegation against me,' Karnataka Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi said

10 February, 2021

Second FIR In Mumbai Porn Racket, Nine Arrested In The Case So Far

Outlook Web Bureau

Mumbai police make four more arrests in the porn racket investigation following an FIR registered last week.

05 February, 2021

Sex Racket Busted In Noida’s Wave Mall After Police Raid Spa Centre, 14 Girls Rescued

Outlook Web Bureau

Five people, including four customers and one owner of a spa centre, have been arrested and booked under the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act and further proceedings are underway

28 January, 2021

Fatal Sex: Man Dies During Intercourse, 'Extreme Orgasm' Was The Apparent Cause Of Death

Outlook Web Bureau

According to a post-mortem report, Charles Majawa’s death was a result of 'excessive orgasm which caused blood vessels in the brain to rupture'

08 January, 2021

South Korean Court Orders Japan To Compensate Wartime Sex Slaves

Associated Press (AP)

Japan immediately protested the ruling, maintaining that all wartime compensation issues were resolved under a 1965 treaty that normalized their ties.

28 December, 2020

Mumbai's Beloved Sexpert Dr Mahinder Watsa Passes Away


He was best known for his columns in 'Mumbai Mirrow' newspaper, where he penned the 'Ask the Sexpert' column.

09 December, 2020

America’s 'Highest-Paid Legal Sex Worker' Is Suing Nevada For Closing Brothels During Pandemic

Outlook Web Bureau

Before the closure of the brothels, Alice Little earned 1 million USD per year.


10 May, 2020

Is It Safe To Have Sex During Covid Pandemic? Do's And Don'ts That We Better Know

Dr. Sharmila Majumdar,

The infection is transmitted through contact with droplets from the nose and mouth, including the saliva of an infected person, meaning there is a significant risk of contracting COVID-19 through kissing and physical intimacy.

19 November, 2019

Faking Virginity: Do Women Need To Bleed To Show They are ‘Pure’?

Lachmi Deb Roy

'If a man is chauvinist enough to think that a woman’s character is tied to her hymen and a woman is foolish enough to marry him, then they both deserve products like the I-Virgin,' Mumbai-based author, speaker and feminist, Meghna Pant says.

01 September, 2019

'Soon, Only Female Calves Will Be Born': BJP MP Giriraj Singh Pushes Sex-Sorted Semen Tech For Cows


Uttarakhand, in March, became the country's first state to produce sex-sorted semen, which can enhance the possibility of birth of female calves to 90%.

01 May, 2019

Video Of Woman Saying Girls Wearing 'Short Dresses' Should Be Raped Goes Viral

Outlook Web Bureau

A group of young women confronted a middle-aged woman at a mall in Gurgaon after she allegedly asked men at a restaurant to rape them for wearing short dresses.

18 April, 2019

Porn Is Exaggerated, A Bit Like Cars Flying Around In 'Singham', Says Barve

Siddhartha Mishra

Anupam Barve is one of the three film-makers who have banded together to create a series of eight short films which tackle different curiosities stemming from sex. He tells Outlook that documentaries on subjects tend to get didactic while the youth prefers storytelling.

12 February, 2019

Consensual Sex In Live-In Relationship Not Rape In Certain Cases, Says SC

Outlook Web Bureau

'The acknowledged consensual relationship between the parties would not constitute an offence under Section 376 (rape) of the Indian Penal Code,' said the bench.


01 August, 2018

To 'Prove Potency', Hyderabad Man Stars In Porn Video, Sends It To In-Laws

Outlook Web Bureau

The official said Vibhavasu told investigators that he took the step after he was accused of being 'impotent' by his in-laws.

Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz