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#LGBTQ: Indian Supreme Court brings back ban on Gay Sex

Gay rights activists in India have expressed their shock after the Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned a 2009 ruling by a lower court decriminalizing gay sex. The top court stated that only parliament could change the law, by deleting a section of the penal code dating back to the 19th …

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#KHOOBSURAT: Sonam Kapoor is Disney’s new INDIAN heroine

The Walt Disney Company is renowned for its unforgettable female characters, from Snow White and Cinderella through the Little Mermaid and Princess Jasmine to Rapunzel and Princess Merida, more recently. And now, the Indian arm of the venerable film studio is bringing its peerless expertise in enduring and endearing female …

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#CLIMAX!: Indian-American author Manil Suri in BAD SEX award win

Indian-American mathematician and author Manil Suri has won the least sought-after prize in the literary world, the ‘Bad Sex in Fiction Award’, which ‘honours’ the most embarrassing erotic scenes in novels. The prize – awarded by the Literary Review – was announced at a ceremony in London on Tuesday night …

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#LGBTQ: Indian transexual facing deportation from the UK

An Indian transsexual has appealed the UK government to grant him asylum saying he will face discrimination at home if he is deported, the BBC reports. Sameer Neelam, who was born as a female, is said to have been a prominent public sector official in Hyderabad before fleeing to Bradford …

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