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Everyone has the right to live a dignified life, says Soli Sorabjee

Grover, who was appearing for one of the petitioners in the case, said the judgment has come on the expected lines.

07 Sep 2018 2:19 AM

Emotional moment for us, say activists

There were ‘multiple goosebump moments’ during the verdict, said Delta app creator Ishaan Sethi.

07 Sep 2018 2:19 AM

Step towards tolerant society: Congress

The constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra termed the part of Section 377 as irrational, indefensible and manifestly arbitrary.

07 Sep 2018 2:19 AM

Gay sex not a crime in India: Supreme Court decriminalises Section 377

Strikes down parts of Section 377, which criminalised consensual homosexual acts.

07 Sep 2018 2:18 AM

Mumbai’s LGBTQI community takes victory lap of freedom

Few took this moment to come out of the closet on social media.

07 Sep 2018 1:37 AM


Landmark SC order: Gay sex not a crime

Same-sex relationships had been badly affected by rigid and systematic discrimination with gays also subjected to police harassment.

07 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

Love becomes legal

Supreme Court repeals Section 377 and Bollywood celebrities hail the historic judgement.

07 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

Homosexuality not a crime but same-sex marriage 'unnatural': RSS

RSS said, 'These relationships are not natural, so we do not support this kind of relationship.'

06 Sep 2018 3:53 PM

Country gets its oxygen back: Karan Johar, B-town lauds SC decriminalising Sec 377

The Supreme Court in its landmark judgement abolished Section 377.

06 Sep 2018 3:30 PM

Watch: Delhi hotel staff break into jig after top court legalises gay sex

Members of LGBTQ community across India teared up and celebrated the unanimous decision by the five-judge bench.

06 Sep 2018 3:23 PM


Hope SC ruling on gay sex boosts efforts to eliminate stigma: UN

UN hoped the ruling will be first step towards guaranteeing full range of fundamental rights to LGBTI persons.

06 Sep 2018 3:02 PM

With tears, hugs and dance, LGBTQ community welcomes verdict on Section 377

A 5-judge Constitution bench of Supreme Court unanimously decriminalised Section 377 of the IPC.

06 Sep 2018 2:48 PM

I am what I am. So take me as I am: CJI Misra while reading historic verdict

The members of LGBTQ community were forced to live in hiding and as second class citizens, the top court observed.

06 Sep 2018 2:13 PM

Meet the petitioners who challenged Section 377

In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court on Thursday decriminalised Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code.

06 Sep 2018 1:33 PM

Gay sex not a crime in India: Supreme Court decriminalises Section 377

The five judge-bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra delivered the verdict on Thursday.

06 Sep 2018 11:55 AM


1861-2018: Section 377, a sorry British-era law that dies to give hope

Supreme Court is likely to pronounce its verdict on pleas challenging validity of Sec 377 of IPC that criminalises gay sex.

06 Sep 2018 11:23 AM

Is homosexuality a crime? SC to deliver verdict on Section 377 tomorrow

The verdict is expected to be a landmark judgement with gay rights activists believing that SC will strike down section 377.

05 Sep 2018 5:56 PM

PETA: Strict punishment for guard who raped stray dog

The incident took place on August 16 between 2.30am and 3.30am.

25 Aug 2018 2:04 AM

Government didn't consider repealing Section 377 after 2012 gangrape: Minister

The committee did not make any recommendation in relation to Section 377 of the IPC, Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said.

07 Aug 2018 7:52 PM

Goat's rape prompts PETA India appeal to ensure bestiality still crime under Sec 377

Group also urges Centre to amend prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960, to include harsher punishments for violations.

01 Aug 2018 12:46 PM