What is worrying is, what happens if she passes away. The Bombay Tenancy Act of gives a tenant every right on par with ownership. However, if G dies, then A, the younger lesbian partner, faces great uncertainty.
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For those who came in late, it is 25 years since the first appearance of Bombay Dost, a small magazine founded by Ashok Row Kavi in which became a beacon of hope for a whole generation of gay Indians. Here is a look at its chequered journey from clandestine alleyways to mainstream newsstands. The magazine had suspended publication for a few years prior, but was re-launched that year.
This story is from July 14, MUMBAI: Setting aside a lower court order, the Bombay high court granted pre-arrest bail to a married woman accused by her lesbian partner of criminal intimidation and sexual harassment. Justice A M Badar passed the order in an appeal filed by the mother of two, who was allegedly in a relationship with the complainant, who is unmarried. Inthe complainant lodged a criminal case with the Vile Parle police alleging that the married woman, whom she knew since and would refer to in text messages as her 'beautiful wife', had intimidated and abused her in Decemberfollowing a demand to return her gold ornaments worth Rs 1.
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Homosexuality in India has been a subject of discussion since ancient times to modern times. Hindu texts have taken positions regarding the homosexual characters and themes. Historical literary evidence indicates that homosexuality has been prevalent across the Indian subcontinent throughout history, and that homosexuals were not necessarily considered inferior in any way until about 18th century during British colonial rule. There are no official demographics for the LGBT population in India, but the government of India submitted figures to the Supreme Court inaccording to which, there were about 2.
It is a lot more than just hopping onto the bed with someone of the same sex. It is a way of life. One that has its own vocabulary, customs and rules for living.
The Hindu Mythological story of Dhruva is a testimony to that. Today, when people are coming out as gays, lesbians, queer, transgender and bisexual it is difficult for them to find acceptance in a society especially when women are still grappling with gender issues and fighting for feminism and equality. So when a heartbreaking and inspiring note goes viral it makes sense in sharing it and giving inspiration and motivation to a lot of people out there.