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At the heart of the issue is a fight for our rights as women to lead independent lives with dignity(Shutterstock)

In defence of the right of women to choose

UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2020 08:37 PM IST
The solution is not to ban interfaith marriage, as this ordinance effectively does, but to make it easier for citizens to exercise their autonomy, regardless of parental approval
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A single-judge bench of Justice Navin Chawla had referred the matter to be listed before the Chief Justice of the High Court on Wednesday.(Mint)
A single-judge bench of Justice Navin Chawla had referred the matter to be listed before the Chief Justice of the High Court on Wednesday.(Mint)

Delhi HC seeks govt’s response on plea of 2 same-sex couples seeking legal recognition of their marriage

By Richa Banka | Edited by Prashasti Singh | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 14, 2020 12:43 PM IST
The high court listed the matter for further hearing on January 8.
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Members of the LGBT community celebrate after the Supreme Court’s verdict.(Shankar Narayan/HT Photo)
Members of the LGBT community celebrate after the Supreme Court’s verdict.(Shankar Narayan/HT Photo)

What’s next for LGBT community after Supreme Court decriminalises gay sex

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2018 08:30 AM IST
Gay sex among consenting adults is not an offence, the Supreme Court ordered on Thursday, reading down a British-era section 377 of the penal code that penalises people for their sexual orientation.
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