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Child sexual abuse

May 20, 2008


Reproducing an article of Telegraph I found here. Bumped into it when I was trying to look for a law which covers child sexual abuse in India. Turned out there is none at the moment. Also interesting to note, wrong touches which are not exactly forceful touch or abuse, are not covered under the IPC. […]

LGBT rights

May 12, 2008


The LGBT rights and queer activism in India probably has such a long way to go. We have happy healthy heterosexual human beings who go about their daily lives who don’t even utter ‘homosexuality’ loudly in public. They say knowingly they wouldn’t even be friends with a gay guy. And there in the first world […]