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My Partner's Twitch Stream Transformed Our Sex Life

Talking about sex with an audience of strangers became a new kind of foreplay.
Stephen Wilds
2 days ago
relationships

Cousin Marriages Could Die Out For British Muslim Pakistanis

Cousin marriage is legal in Britain. In one community, a new generation are rethinking the practice and its impact on their families.
Mohammad Zaheer
9.11.19
LGBTQ

Here’s How Queer Indians Feel About Not Being Able to Get Married or Adopt Kids

"I don't think that we can manage to protect ourselves and I don't see why I should bring a child into this situation."
Pratika Yashaswi
9.6.19
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Bangladesh to Replace ‘Virgin’ With ‘Unmarried’ Before Bride’s Name in Muslim Marriage Certificate

Activists see the verdict as a ‘landmark’ win over a provision that violates the right to privacy and is discriminatory against women who want to get married.
Pallavi Pundir
8.27.19
Question Of The Day

Here’s What India’s Gen Z Really Thinks About Arranged Marriage

Surveys say Gen Z doesn't care much about the sanctity of marriage. So would they even care about matchmaking? We asked around.
Shamani Joshi
8.23.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

India’s Supreme Court Says Not All Sex With a Failed Promise to Marry Is Rape

In April 2019, the Supreme Court had passed a verdict saying that sex between consenting adults based on a false promise of marriage will be considered rape. Now it clarifies it’s not rape unless false promise is proven.
Pallavi Pundir
8.22.19
relationships

Young Kashmiris Explain How the Curfew Has Wrecked Their Relationships and Marriages

“Anything that separates two lovers can never bring peace.”
Safwat Zargar
8.19.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Indian Cop Ran Away and Married a Gangster She Met in Jail

The unlikely pair met during his court hearings and continued to keep in touch, eventually tying the knot in a secret location and settling for a life in hiding.
Shamani Joshi
8.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

West Bengal Has the Highest Number of People Googling ‘Marry Kashmir Girl’

Meanwhile, Delhi has the most number of people searching for ‘Move to Kashmir’ and ‘Buy Land in Kashmir’.
Shamani Joshi
8.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alarming Report Finds Not a Single Girl Born in 132 Indian Villages Since April

"We have discovered that out of total 216 deliveries not a single girl child has been born in 132 villages, which is suspicious and has highlighted female foeticide."
Pallavi Pundir
7.23.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

Women in Japan are Fighting to Save their Own Last Names After Marriage

An age-old law in Japan reinforces that husbands and wives must have the same last name – but women are fighting back.
Meera Navlakha
7.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Community in Gujarat Has Banned Inter-Caste Marriage and Mobile Phones for Unmarried Girls

Even the local Congress MLA supports this regressive move and said that, "Since girls are easily controlled because they stay with parents, it is right to ban (mobile phone use among) girls.”
Shamani Joshi
7.18.19
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