Shiney Ahuja's maid denies he raped her
Sep 8, 2010
The right to be gay
Jul 5, 2009
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday October 19, 2014
Sentenced to five years in prison - in 2012, former Sheffield United player Ched Evans was released on bail and he maintained that he had consensual sex and did not rape a 19-year-old woman.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 3, 2014
Two Zambian men charged with having consensual gay sex have been acquitted after magistrates said the state failed to provide sufficient evidence in the high-profile case.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 15, 2013
The gay community in Nepal has expressed their disappointment over the recent Indian Supreme Court's verdict that holds same-gender consensual sex as a legal offence.
Chandni | Thursday December 12, 2013
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is left wondering about the consequences of the recent Supreme Court ruling that consensual sex between adults of the same gender is an offence.
India | NDTV.com | Thursday December 12, 2013
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court ruled that homosexuality is illegal. It set aside a landmark 2009 verdict by the Delhi High Court which had decriminalized gay sex.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 12, 2013
Expressing concern over the Indian Supreme Court verdict which ruled that gay sex is illegal, the US has said that it is opposed to any action that criminalises consensual gay sex between two adults.
India | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday June 19, 2013
The Madras High Court on Tuesday said a couple in a consensual sexual relationship will be considered 'married'. The judgement came during an alimony hearing. The mother of two from Coimbatore was left by the man, who fathered her children. A court i...
India | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Tuesday May 21, 2013
The Supreme Court on Monday said that if a man has consensual sex with a woman with the intention to marry her, then it cannot be termed as rape, even though the marriage does not take place.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 3, 2013
Dutch paedophile group Martijn, which argues for society's acceptance of consensual sex between children and adults, cannot be banned, an appeals court said on Tuesday, overturning a 2012 ruling.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday April 27, 2012
The Cabinet today approved amendments in a Bill under which any sexual activity, even consensual, with a person below the age of 18 would be considered an offence.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 1, 2011
A draft bill, which will soon be introduced in the Cabinet, says consensual sex between children aged 16 to 18 is not a criminal offence, Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath said Tuesday.Tirath refuted a media report which stated that the draft Protection of Children from Sexual Offe...
World | Indo Asian News Service | Friday September 3, 2010
Julian Assange, founder of whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks, has admitted he had sexual relations with one of two Swedish women who have accused him of sex crimes.Assange said he had consensual sex more than once with a woman who has accused him of molestation, the Daily Telegraph reported Friday. ...
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday April 1, 2010
He was filmed, allegedly by students, while having consensual sex with another man in his home on campus at the Aligarh Muslim University.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 4, 2009
Pleading for bail, Actor Shiney Ahuja arrested on charges of raping his maid on Friday claimed in the local court that he had "consensual" sex with her.
India | Sunetra Choudhury | Friday July 3, 2009
On Thursday, a landmark verdict was given by the Delhi High Court, basically changing a law which has been part of our system for the last 150 years.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 2, 2009
The government indicates it may not contest the judgement that makes gay consensual sex among adults legal, but religious leaders oppose it.