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Feb 22, 2017
Health ministry's new sex education manual enters as-yet untouched territory of sexuality and genderAt the end of the day, if the government is serious about acting on its own manual, it must immediately initiate legislative action in Parliament to decriminalise homosexuality.
Oct 26, 2016
HRD ministry diktat on limiting sex education violates children's Fundamental Right to LifeThe HRD Ministry has violated international law and the Fundamental Right to Life of Indian children, guaranteed by the Constitution of India, with its diktat on limiting sex education among adolescent children in India, writes Ajay Singh
Oct 25, 2016
HRD ministry wants the 'sex' out of sex education: Let's solve the problem by ignoring it?Until we get rid of the notion of evil or malice associated with sex, the politicians of our country will keep coming up with stupid remarks or measures about it.
Nov 28, 2015
Sex education in madrassas? Yes, in Kishanganj it has sanction of religious leadersMadrassas are often perceived as resistant to the idea of modern education, but few Islamic seminaries in Bihar’s Kishanganj district had the courage to go way ahead and introduce sex education.
Nov 26, 2015
Hate Story 3: When Sharma Joshi came to Karan Singh Grover's rescueKaran candidly confesses he didn’t know what sambhog (the Hindi word for sex) meant until he came across the word in Hate Story 3
Sep 25, 2015
Now, sex education to be part of all BMC schools in MumbaiStarting from the next academic year, civic schools in Mumbai will have sex education as part of the curriculum
Aug 24, 2015
City teens now have their first sexual encounter at the age of 14, reveals new surveySex has always been the hush-hush taboo topic in India and there is has been a long-drawn debate on the need for sex education. However, new data derived from a survey might just re-ignite the debate on sex education.
Aug 13, 2015
Parents, principals and politicians: Let’s talk about sex (ed)A volunteer* led a classroom lesson on the topic of sex with girls at a private school. After she finished, she opened the floor to questions. Many students raised their hands and asked about the abortion procedures they had each recently undergone. The girls had undertaken the medical procedures without parental consent and had queries.
Jul 22, 2015
When sex education helped 11-year-old Thane girl realise she had been rapedA 11-year-old tribal girl from Nallasopara in Thane district of Maharashtra realised that she had been raped by two people on different occasions when her teacher imparted sex education lessons at a school, a police official said on Tuesday.
Dec 17, 2014
Kissing doesn't make you pregnant: Diandra is right, India is sexually ignorantParekh's experience and Soares's comment about kissing not causing pregnancy are examples of how desperately India needs sex education.