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Britain’s Porn Pass threatens all our free speech rights
World

Britain’s Porn Pass threatens all our free speech rights

In a 2007 study, two criminal justice experts concluded it was time to debunk the hypothesis that porn contributes to increased sexual assault

Facebook, Google and the like are blocking keywords related to child pornography
News & Analysis

Facebook, Google and the like are blocking keywords related to child pornography

Since the ban only targets specific keywords, it’s not entirely effective, but it's a good start.

Tumblr to ban adult content from 17 Dec; existing porn posts to switch to private mode
News & Analysis

Tumblr to ban adult content from 17 Dec; existing porn posts to switch to private mode

Exceptional situations such as exposed female-presenting nipples related to breastfeeding, birth or after-birth moments and more would be allowed

Indian govt's porn ban is empty, illusory measure; tackling sexual assault needs real intent and action
India

Indian govt's porn ban is empty, illusory measure; tackling sexual assault needs real intent and action

The porn ban covers less than 2 percent of porn websites online. Since it is clearly not about banning porn, what is the porn ban really about?

Porn websites at Patna railway station blocked for those using free RailTel Wi-fi to access it
News & Analysis

Porn websites at Patna railway station blocked for those using free RailTel Wi-fi to access it

Authorities at Bihar's Patna Railway Station have blocked access to porn sites in its free Wi-Fi service at the station, officials said on Wednesday.

Watch: Mr Ban tells you why he wants to impose himself in 'Daaru Pe Charcha'
Life

Watch: Mr Ban tells you why he wants to impose himself in 'Daaru Pe Charcha'

In the second episode of the hilariously titled YouTube series 'Daaru Pe Charcha', a person has a one-on-one discussion with ban. Literally.

India is watching more porn than ever: Ranks no. 3 in the world
News & Analysis

India is watching more porn than ever: Ranks no. 3 in the world

The verdict is out. Ban or no ban, India is watching more porn than ever. In 2015, India knocked out Canada to grab the third position - after the US and Britain - in visiting one of the world’s largest adult websites Pornhub.

Here's why the Porn Ban faced such a backlash: Six Indian cities among global top 10 for porn searches
India

Here's why the Porn Ban faced such a backlash: Six Indian cities among global top 10 for porn searches

The latest Google Trends data shows that six of the top ten cities in the world that type 'porn' as a keyword on the search engine, are in India.

Women lawyers' body moves SC seeking ban on all porn sites
India

Women lawyers' body moves SC seeking ban on all porn sites

A women lawyers' body has moved the Supreme Court seeking blocking of all porn websites as it claimed that pornography "corrupts" the mind.

Watch: Vir Das takes a dig at internet trolls in this hilarious satirical video
Entertainment

Watch: Vir Das takes a dig at internet trolls in this hilarious satirical video

In the video, trolls get further trolled by Vir Das as he makes fun of the way they hurl abuses at others.

Watch: Bollywood songs get a hilarious makeover with real-life situations
Entertainment

Watch: Bollywood songs get a hilarious makeover with real-life situations

A series of videos called have created a hilarious version of when people would most likely sing some Bollywood songs during real-life situations.

Irrfan speaks in support of porn ban, says 'free flow of smut on internet' should stop
Life

Irrfan speaks in support of porn ban, says 'free flow of smut on internet' should stop

Irrfan Khan spoke in support of the porn ban and said that "this accessibility to porn is a huge problem for parents whose children are exposed to porn."

Kamasutra, Subramanian Swamy and 'sex maniacs': Check out John Oliver's take on porn ban
Entertainment

Kamasutra, Subramanian Swamy and 'sex maniacs': Check out John Oliver's take on porn ban

When Government of India banned 857 porn sites, everyone had something to say about it. The sites have been unblocked for now and people are still talking about the blanket ban. The last word hasn't been spoken on the matter yet, but John Oliver might just have had the wittiest word on the issue.

New order vague and unimplementable; no mechanism to filter out child pornography from URLs: ISPs
News & Analysis

New order vague and unimplementable; no mechanism to filter out child pornography from URLs: ISPs

Even as the government has said Internet Service Providers were free not to block any of the 857 websites suspected for pornographic content unless they were abusive of children

Sex Sells: Sunny Leone's stance on #PornBan is hilariously clever
Entertainment

Sex Sells: Sunny Leone's stance on #PornBan is hilariously clever

Sunny Leone posted a sly, and might we say, quite clever tweet indicating her stance on the Porn Ban

Porn ban: ISPs refuses to unblock sites without child pornography, ask govt for specific list
India

Porn ban: ISPs refuses to unblock sites without child pornography, ask govt for specific list

Amid a raging controversy over ban on 857 websites, Internet service providers on Wednesday refused to implement the government order for unblocking sites without child pornography unless they are given a specific list.

Happy times: DVD bootleggers make hay while sun sets on internet porn
India

Happy times: DVD bootleggers make hay while sun sets on internet porn

Across several cities in India, sales of underground porn DVDs have shot up after 857 websites which were found to have pornographic content were blocked, TOI reported.

Ban idiots who expect any difference: Sonam, Kalki, other Bollywood celebs react to Porn Ban
Entertainment

Ban idiots who expect any difference: Sonam, Kalki, other Bollywood celebs react to Porn Ban

With close to 800 sites blocked, the debate around the recent Porn Ban is hotting up

Xvideos.com has the most subtle but brilliant response to govt's #Pornban
India

Xvideos.com has the most subtle but brilliant response to govt's #Pornban

Banned websites responded to India's 'porn' ban in the snarkiest way possible.

Torrents, Proxy and more: Despite ban, you can still access porn in India
News & Analysis

Torrents, Proxy and more: Despite ban, you can still access porn in India

India is the latest country to be hit by the porn ban. Access to the majority of popular adult streaming sites has been completely banned leaving many Indians agitated.