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The Politics Of Two Attires And Flamboyant Drag Queens

In India, drag culture is slowly becoming a medium to express personal politics

23 September 2022

Why Safety Is Still A Distant Shore For Transgender Persons In India

Despite the NALSA verdict and Trans Act, the law still favours perpetrators of sexual violence against the transgender community and is far from a deterrent. Activists call for immediate interventions against sexual crime...


Can We Reimagine Relationships With Empathy Vis-a-vis LGBTQIA+ Fraternity?

In the light of a recent judgment, where the Supreme Court observed that family benefits must extend to same-sex couples and other atypical households, Outlook draws up a list of pro-queer judicial and legislative...


Why Transgender Children Are Often Forced To Drop Out Of Schools

Despite legal protection, trans children find it difficult to navigate the education system that is riddled with institutionalised othering.

23 September 2022

March for Pride: Poster at a 2019 Queer Pride March in Delhi

'I Want To Break Free': Trials And Tribulations Of The Queer Community In India

Amid positive changes in the legal landscape for the LGBTQIA+ community, a lesbian woman wonders why she still needs to travel abroad to get her same-sex marriage registered.


Future Of The Family Unit: Can SC Observation Mark Beginning Of A New Era For LGBTQIA Community?

Recent remarks by Indian courts, albeit mere observations, could open the doors for queer families to challenge the laws that prevent the achievement of equal recognition.

23 September 2022

We Are Not The Others: Tale Of An Artivist Transwoman

Kalki Subramaniam sews poetry, art and even a matrimony website together to reflect on and mitigate trans struggles.

23 September 2022

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Third Gender And Beyond: Violence, Bureaucracy And The Trans Identity

Since a 2014 judgment by the Supreme Court, transpeople have been legally recognised. But discrimination and abuse persist.

23 September 2022

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23 September 2022
Queer Love: What Happens When There Is No Sex In A Relationship?

Queer Love: What Happens When There Is No Sex In A Relationship?

What is a relationship? Is it just about sex and physical intimacy? Or is it about emotional sharing? Or does caring for each other form the core of a...


09 September 2022
Feminist, Feminine And Everything In Between At Bihar Museum's Exhibition 'Women and Deities'

Feminist, Feminine And Everything In Between At Bihar Museum's Exhibition 'Women and Deities'

Bihar Museum’s exhibition, Women and Deities, is a timely feminist intervention to ways of seeing the Hindu religion at a time when India is sinking in...


31 August 2022
Dalit Woman, Son Assaulted During Panchayat In UP: Casteist Slurs Hurled At Them

Dalit Woman, Son Assaulted During Panchayat In UP: Casteist Slurs Hurled At Them

According to police, the woman's daughter had a court marriage on August 16 with a man from the same village, who also belonged to the same caste.


30 August 2022
Communal Clash In Vadodara During Ganesh Procession; No One Injured

Communal Clash In Vadodara During Ganesh Procession; No One Injured

A communal clash broke out in Vadodara, Gujrat when a procession carrying an idol of Lord Ganesh was passing through a sensitive locality.


02 September 2022
Salman Rushdie Attack: Ancient Hindu Authors Would Be Considered Blasphemous Today

Salman Rushdie Attack: Ancient Hindu Authors Would Be Considered Blasphemous Today

A mature civilisation must ensure that writers are not prosecuted or hounded for their words


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14 August 2022
Woman Lab Technician From Mumbai Loses Rs 15 Lakh To 'Customs Clearance' Fraud

Woman Lab Technician From Mumbai Loses Rs 15 Lakh To 'Customs Clearance' Fraud

A 24-year-old laboratory technician from Mumbai lost Rs 15 lakh of savings in cyber fraud as she transferred money towards the "Customs clearance charges" for...


13 July 2022
Maharashtra: Prohibitory orders at tourists spots in Pune district as IMD warns of heavy rainfall

Maharashtra: Prohibitory orders at tourists spots in Pune district as IMD warns of heavy rainfall

In view of the heavy rainfall warning in Maharashtra's Pune district, authorities on Wednesday issued prohibitory orders at all tourist spots till July 17.


11 July 2022
Tailor's Killing In Raj: Man Held From Jammu-Kashmir For Issuing Threats To Mumbai Girl

Tailor's Killing In Raj: Man Held From Jammu-Kashmir For Issuing Threats To Mumbai Girl

A Mumbai police official said a man was held from Jammu and Kashmir for allegedly issuing death and sexual threats to a 15-year-old girl after she posted a...


05 July 2022
Uttar Pradesh: Woman Raped For Two Months, Accused Held

Uttar Pradesh: Woman Raped For Two Months, Accused Held

A 21-year-old woman from Uttar Pradesh was allegedly abducted and raped for two months on the promise of marriage.


28 June 2022
Muslim Organization Condemns Zubair's Arrest, Demands 'Fair Action' In The Matter

Muslim Organization Condemns Zubair's Arrest, Demands 'Fair Action' In The Matter

Muslim organization Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind has condemned the arrest of Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair and termed the police action discriminatory in nature.


28 June 2022
Rape Case Filed against Sonia Gandhi's Personal Secretary

Rape Case Filed against Sonia Gandhi's Personal Secretary

A case of rape and criminal intimidation was registered against Sonia Gandhi's personal secretary P P Madhavan by the Delhi Police.


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25 June 2022
Madrasa Teacher Arrested For Raping Minor Student In Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur

Madrasa Teacher Arrested For Raping Minor Student In Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur

A madarsa teacher was arrested by police for allegedly raping one of his students. The accused was arrested on Friday night and was sent to jail.


19 June 2022
Agnipath Protests: 9 Coaching Institute Operators Among 35 Arrested In UP's Aligarh

Agnipath Protests: 9 Coaching Institute Operators Among 35 Arrested In UP's Aligarh

9 coaching institute operators among 35 arrested so far in UP's Aligarh in connection with violent protests in district against Centre's Agnipath defence...


15 June 2022
MP: Babysitter Caught On Camera Beating Toddler; Arrested

MP: Babysitter Caught On Camera Beating Toddler; Arrested

A babysitter left alone with a kid was caught on the CCTV camera beating the toddler up. A complaint was filed and the accused as been arrested.


07 June 2022
Cricketer Naman Ojha's Father Arrested In Fund Embezzlement Case

Cricketer Naman Ojha's Father Arrested In Fund Embezzlement Case

After arrest, VK Ojha was on Monday produced before a local court which sent in him the police custody for one day.


01 June 2022
Mumbai Police Register Cheating FIR Against BJP's Mohit Kambhoj, 2 Others

Mumbai Police Register Cheating FIR Against BJP's Mohit Kambhoj, 2 Others

Based on the complaint, the MRA Marg police here on Tuesday registered the FIR against Kamboj and the two firm directors under Indian Penal Code Sections 420...


02 June 2022
Explained: The Supreme Court Order On Sex Work, How It Changes Things, And Laws On Sex Work

Explained: The Supreme Court Order On Sex Work, How It Changes Things, And Laws On Sex Work

While voluntary sex work is legal, running a brothel is illegal in India, as per existing laws covering sex work and human trafficking.


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