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Intimacy In The Post Covid World: Are Women More Assured Of Their Sexual Desire Than Men?

Oct 16, 2021 Rajat Mitra

In a post-Covid case study, a noted psychologist puts the dynamics of man-woman sexuality under the microscope only to discover a lot may have changed when it comes to each expressing their needs.

Uss Ne Kaha Tha: A Gripping Extrusion Of Gender Binary

Oct 16, 2021 Shafey Kidwai

Ashar Najmi’s Urdu novel explores the complex perception of gender roles, gender identity and the ubiquitous unitary sexual orientation in the literary framework.

From Accentuating Sexuality To Questioning Hierarchy, Mithu Sen's Works Of Art Explore Multiple Domains

Through her praxis of lingual anarchy, Sen reflects on issues of purposiveness, utility, translatability and communicability of language, and moves towards an examination by inflicting disorders of language.

'Sex Education' Season 3 Review: It Gets Even Better!

Sep 19, 2021 Samarth Goyal

The third season of 'Sex Education' is bold, and addresses many other issues than a bunch of teenagers grappling with issues as they go through puberty. Not that it isn’t important or ignored in the show at all!

Tamil Nadu BJP Leader K T Raghavan Quits After Sexually Explicit Video Goes Viral

General secretary of Tamil Nadu BJP K T Raghavan took to social media to say that he would take the legal route.

02 August, 2021

How Delhi’s Monuments Inspire Queer Affirmation And Rebellion

Ateen Das

How Delhi holds within its embrace stories of Queer love that have transpired, and continue to do so, within the foundations of its five-thousand-year-old ruins.

19 March, 2021

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

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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'.

10 March, 2021

Teen Raped By Uncle, Left Unconscious In Uttar Pradesh's Amethi

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Hunt on for man who is absconding, police said

28 January, 2021

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

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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'

24 January, 2021

Groping 'Without Skin-To-Skin Contact' Does Not Qualify As Sexual Assault: Bombay HC

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The Bombay High Court was hearing the plea of the accused, who was sentenced to jail for sexually assaulting a minor girl.

20 May, 2019

I'm Alive, Don't Show Me Court Order: Angry Mother Tells Dutee Chand On Same-Sex Relationship

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Earlier, Dutee Chand said that while her parents have not yet raised any objection to her relationship, her eldest sister has threatened to not only expel her from the family but also send her to jail


20 May, 2019

Of Same-Sex Relationships And Social Mindsets: Why India Needs More Dutee Chands

Ekta Kumar

Some of the world’s best-known faces are openly gay. By choosing to liberate themselves, they also set an example both within their communities and around the world. But India still has a long way to go.

11 July, 2018

Adultery Should Remain A crime For Sanctity Of Marriage: Govt Tells Supreme Court

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This submission was made by the Ministry of Home Affairs in an affidavit to the apex court while seeking dismissal of a plea challenging the validity of section 497 of IPC.

09 February, 2018

Kolkata: Class 2 Student Allegedly Sexually Abused By School Dance Teacher, Parents Stage Protest

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One of the agitating parents alleged that the school authorities tried to downplay the matter when they were informed about it

05 December, 2017

Fearing His Impotency Could Be Revealed, Andhra Man Brutally Assaults Wife On Wedding Night

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Shailaja, a final-year MBA student, married a school teacher in a grand wedding ceremony. Soon, she found out her husband, Prakash, was impotent.

04 December, 2017

A Mutiny To Unity: This Musical Intersectionality 'Deep Blue She' Is Fighting For Women, Gay Rights With Progressive Lyrics

Aniruddha Bhattacharyya

'We decide the frame, the angle, the dress, the dance. We tell our tales ourselves.'

19 November, 2017

The Real Solution To Ending Sexual Violence Is A Law That Moves Swiftly Against Offenders

Aakar Patel

The government’s data says that 99% of Indian victims of sexual violence do not report the crime to the police. Even in the United States, only about a third or so of victims report.

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.

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

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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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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