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Jul 11, 2018
Section 377 Supreme Court hearing: Centre defers to 'wisdom of court'; Menaka Guruswamy says IPC section violates Article 15The Centre has put the onus on Supreme Court to decide on the constitutionality of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which criminalises homosexuality in the country. "Centre chooses not to take a stand and rather leave it to the "wisdom of the Court," ASG Mehta was quoted as saying.
Dec 16, 2013
Section 377: We're here, we're queer, we're not going anywhereFrom Mumbai to Montréal and Lucknow to London, more that 35 cities across the globe pledged that there would be “No going back”- a refusal to return to the closet - in response to the Indian Supreme Court’s decision to uphold Section 377, which effectively recrimalised homosexuality in India. More that 35 cities across the globe pledged that there would be “No going back”- a refusal to return to the closet - in response to the Indian Supreme Court’s decision to uphold Section 377.
Dec 13, 2013
Section 377: A verdict that made Chennai an enemy of DostThe story of the founder of this organisation is stark; but the real worry is about what happens to the future of those his organisation was meant to help.
Dec 11, 2013
The decision is a body blow to people’s rights: Amnesty International IndiaA ruling by India’s Supreme Court making consensual same-sex conduct between adults a criminal offence marks a black day for freedom in India, Amnesty International India said today.