Women in villages of Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh talk to Lounge about navigating sexual desire and seeking pleasure amidst prejudices of gender, caste and class. The first time S had sex was with her husband, she was 17, her husband They had two children in the first five years of marriage.
Windsor Johnston. Rashida Bibi came to Kolkata as a teenager with the promise of a job as a nanny — but then was told she had to become a sex worker. That's been her profession for some 30 years.
It is degrees and the 5-foot 3-inch activist is walking barefoot through the scorching dirt showing me around Prajwalathe refuge for sex trafficking victims she founded in Hyderabad, India. Krishnan goes without shoes for 3-months during the summer each year to ground herself. They invest nothing to buy a five-year-old child.
Authorities in a northern India state launched an investigation this week to uncover why no girls were born in villages in three months. Over the past three months, not a single girl was born in villages in the northern Indian state of Uttrakhand, according to local authorities. An investigation was launched over the weekend after official data revealed that of the children born in villages in the Uttarkashi district, not one was female, according to Asian News International ANI. Successive Indian governments have attempted to address the problem, passing legislation and launching headline-grabbing national awareness campaigns.
Gorakhpur: In a bizarre incident, a man killed his wife for refusing to have sex with him and then cut his own genitals. According to police reports, the incident took place in Pokhar village in Siddharthanagar where the husband Anwarul Hasan lives. The couple was alone at home when the accused Hasan strangled his wife after she rejected his request for sex.
The status of women in India has been subject to many great changes over the past few millennia. Women's rights under the Constitution of India mainly include equality, dignity, and freedom from discrimination; additionally, India has various statutes governing the rights of women. As of [update]women have served at several top posts in the Indian government, including that of the President of Indiathe Prime Minister of Indiathe Speaker of the Lok Sabha.
Jump to navigation. A photoshoot of a same-sex couple from New York City is going viral online and it is the most heartwarming thing you will see today. In the images, which have now gone viral, the couple can be seen sharing a transparent umbrella while standing in the rain; while adorably kissing each other and looking at each other lovingly, with the picturesque backdrop of New York City.
Indian Census has the tradition of bringing out disaggregated information by sex on various aspects of population. The first and foremost component of gender statistics revealed by Censusmillion constituting 52 percent are males and million constituting remaining 48 percent are females in the population. In sheer numbers, males outnumber females by 35 million in population. Sex ratio is defined as the number of females per thousand males.
New Delhi: Despite giving the world scriptures such as Kamasutra, India has often held a Victorian, sexually-repressed image. But it looks like Gen X and the millennials may soon be changing that. Today, third-party statistics tell us that India is the sixth most sexually active country in the world and we have delivered sex toys to over 1, cities and towns across the country," says Samir Saraiya, founder of India's first adult products website, ThatsPersonal.