The European Court of Justice has today lifted EU-wide sanctions placed on the Sri Lankan separatist group Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam. The court however, ruled that the group’s assets would remain frozen “temporarily”. The decision means the lifting of certain restrictions placed on individuals and organizations believed to be …Read More »
Young Bollywood star Imran Khan is known for taking up a variety of social causes and now he's weighed into the contentious issue of gay sex in India.
The 'Gori Tere Pyaar Mein' actor appears in a satirical new video on the issue of 'Section 377' of the Indian Penal Code, an archaic hangover from the British Raj which outlaws sodomy.
In the video, 30-year-old Khan, appears as a sort of 'Agony Uncle' providing advice on sex to enlighten the people and to deal with the rather outdated views on homosexuality held by many in India.
Sitting behind a laptop, the American born nephew of Bollywood legend Aamir Khan responds to questions sent to the email address "firstname.lastname@example.org".
“I don’t understand why do these gay people choose to be gay? Why can’t they like Un-Gay?” asks one user.
Another has a different problem altogether: "But these gay people, what they want to do is make everybody else gay.”
Check out the video, which has been made by the comedy collective All India Bakchod.Read More »