Public Display-of-affection

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Love in the City: In no-nonsense Mumbai, couples steal quiet moments of togetherness
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Love in the City: In no-nonsense Mumbai, couples steal quiet moments of togetherness

Mumbai is not always kind to its lovers; perhaps it doesn't intend to be cruel, but romance must navigate tricky terrain here nonetheless. Intimacy in public places — exalted in Bollywood movies but frequently frowned upon in real life — requires some delicate maneuvering on the part of couples.

Moral policing in Kerala: Activists take over Kochi's Marine Drive, raising questions about state's conservatism
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Moral policing in Kerala: Activists take over Kochi's Marine Drive, raising questions about state's conservatism

Members of a Facebook group, who stormed the Marine Drive in Kerala’s commercial capital of Kochi with a strong message against the moral police nearly two-and-a-half years ago, returned to the same venue on Thursday

Panel wants police to take suo moto cases in 'moral policing' incidents
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Panel wants police to take suo moto cases in 'moral policing' incidents

The Legislative Committee on Women and Child Safety in Dakshina Kannada (DK) district has decided to recommend to the government to give directions to police to take suo motu cases in increasing incidents of 'moral policing' in the district.

Police denies permission for 'Kiss of Love' in Bengaluru, says it will lead to 'obscene acts'
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Police denies permission for 'Kiss of Love' in Bengaluru, says it will lead to 'obscene acts'

As it raised a storm of protest, the proposed "Kiss of Love" event in Bengaluru on 30 November has been denied permission by police.