Kevin Fret was riding a motorcycle in the Santurce neighborhood at about 5:30 a.m. when he was shot at eight times.
In what was hailed as a historic move, a five-judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court last September unanimously decriminalised part of the 158-year-old colonial law under Section 377 of the IPC which criminalises consensual unnatural sex, saying it violated the rights to equality.
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's elder son Tej Pratap Yadav, who filed for divorce in a Patna court, said he could not live with her anymore.
Tayyab with the help of his brother Talib and one Samar Khan, committed the crime.
According to police, Das used to organise 'gay parties' and was in a relationship with Aadi. The victim had recently booked a flat, asking Aadi to live with him.
The Delhi Minorities Commission has issued a notice to the North civic body over a circular issued by it for recital of ‘Gayatri Mantra’ in schools run by its education department.
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Giving SC's verdict on Section 377 a thumbs up, fashion designers including Manish Malhotra, Gaurav Gupta, Rohit Bal and others shared beautiful and meaningful posts on social media.
Justice Chandrachud also said the Constitution prohibited discrimination within the society. So the LGBT community cannot be discriminated against and they have a right to express themselves through their intimate choices.
In Allahabad, the Muslim community demolished parts of various mosques in the old city area on their own to facilitate widening of roads that is being carried out by Yogi Adityanath government ahead of next year’s Kumbh Mela.
Choudhary Lal Singh had warned Kashmiri journalists to draw a line between reporting facts and supporting terrorists or face the fate of Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat Bukhari, who was shot dead by militants.
The trio was returning home on a motorcycle when the youths, with firearms waylaid the family.
Section 377 IPC violates the fundamental right to privacy and does not meet the three-fold requirements laid down by this Court ..., which may justify restraints on privacy, the fresh plea said.
A five-judge SC bench will commence the hearing on a range of crucial matters from January 17, including Aadhaar, Section 377, Sabarimala, religious identity of women after marriage and several others.
The apex court on Monday directed the review of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which bans any kind of sex not between a man and a woman.
The Supreme Court said that the issue arising out of section 377 of the IPC required to be debated upon by a larger bench.
The conservative government promised to allow a bill creating marriage equality to be considered in Parliament in the final two-week session that is due to end on Dec. 7.