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SRK wishes Riteish for production innings (Movie Snippets)


September 14th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) Riteish Deshmukh has ventured into film production with "Balak Palak", and his close friend, superstar Shah Rukh Khan, has wished him good luck."Riteish, all the ... Read more...

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Sex education is an important subject, says Riteish


September 13th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Riteish Deshmukh has turned producer with Marathi movie "Balak Palak", which deals with curiosity about sex among adolescents. The actor says it is high time people ... Read more...

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‘India to work for removal of taboos around family planning’


June 9th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) In its bid to check population growth, India is willing to engage with communities on removing cultural taboos associated with family planning, the head of ... Read more...

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British boy rapes to feel ‘grown up’


June 1st, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) A 12-year-old boy raped a girl three years younger in Britain after watching hardcore porn on the internet. He said he did it "to feel grown ... Read more...

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2,000 Chinese awarded for reporting online porn


March 5th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 5 (IANS) Over 2,000 people in China have been awarded for reporting internet and mobile phone pornography to the authorities in 2011.More than nine million yuan (around 1.5 ... Read more...

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BBC sex education video is like porn, says MP


January 12th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) A sex education video produced by BBC for minor children has been criticised by a Conservative MP as being like a pornographic movie.The "Sex and Relationship ... Read more...

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China to lay bare birth control at museum


December 19th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 19 (IANS) China, which has the world's largest population of over 1.3 billion, would soon come up with a museum-cum-theme park that tells the story of contraception in ... Read more...

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Chinese students don’t know much about safe sex


November 14th, 2011 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 14 (IANS) School students in China do not have much knowledge about safe sex, and teachers worry about being considered "dirty" by parents if they talk about sex ... Read more...

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Cambridge U students clueless about unsafe sex?


November 5th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) A survey by Cambridge University's student newspaper has made the shocking revelation that show half of the students having had unprotected sex.Of the 309 students surveyed ... Read more...

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Popular music promotes sexual aggression


September 7th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (IANS) Popular music promotes sexual aggression among adolescents, says a research. "Popular music can teach young men to be sexually aggressive and treat women as objects while ... Read more...

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Chinese city removes sex textbook from shelves


September 1st, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Sep 1 (IANS) Shanghai city has removed from its shelves a textbook on sex education for primary school children because it accidentally arrived prematurely, a media report said.The printing ... Read more...

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Cuban gay couple plans to wed on Fidel Castro’s birthday


July 18th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, July 18 (IANS/EFE) A transsexual and a homosexual Cuban will marry Aug 13 in Havana in the first wedding of this type to be held on the island on ... Read more...

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South Africa trip a learning experience for Theron


June 21st, 2011 - 7:31 am ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) Charlize Theron suffered from diarrhoea during a seven-day trip to South Africa. However, the actress described it as a grounding and rewarding experience.Theron - born in ... Read more...

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Playing a porn star was fantastic, says Carla Gugino


March 31st, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): Carla Gugino has admitted that she garnered quite a bit of satisfaction stepping into the shoes of an X-rated sensation in Sebastian Gutierrez's 'Elektra Luxx'.'Elektra Luxx' tells the ... Read more...

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Teenage fatherhood hampers educational development


March 31st, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): A new study has revealed that teenage fatherhood leads to a decrease in years of schooling.The study, from Economic Inquiry, examines the negative educational and economic outcomes of ... Read more...

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Religious young adults ‘more likely to become obese by middle age’


March 25th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): A new Northwestern Medicine study has found that young adults who frequently attend religious activities are 50 percent more likely to become obese by middle age than young ... Read more...

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Glee criticised for featuring convicted sex offender Gary Glitter’s song


March 11th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): Producers of television series Glee have been criticised by executives at a children's charity for featuring a song by convicted sex offender Gary Glitter in a classroom ... Read more...

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Fury as Brit students as young as 5 are taught about sex in an explicit way


March 9th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): The teaching of sex education in an explicit way to British children as young as 5, has been put down by family campaigners who have described the material ... Read more...

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America needs to expand sex education, says Elton John


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 02 (ANI): Music legend Elton John, who hosted his annual Oscars viewing party on Sunday night, used the star-studded occasion as an opportunity to voice his thoughts on America's approach ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga emphasises on early sex education


February 18th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga says her mother taught her about sex at a young age because she wanted to make the singer more "self aware"."My mother talked to ... Read more...

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Court bans sex for man with low intelligence


February 5th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) A 41-year-old man with low intelligence has been banned from having sex by a British court.Justice Mostyn of the Court of Protection, however, admitted that the case raised ... Read more...

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UK court bans man with low IQ from having sex


February 5th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 05 (ANI): A High Court judge has banned a 41 year-old man in UK from having sex due to his low IQ.Alan had been in a relationship with a man ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin offered job on Phoenix Radio Show


January 27th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Bristol Palin is apparently considering a radio gig co-hosting the morning show on Phoenix radio station Mix 96.9.According to reports, the station approached Palin in early January, ... Read more...

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Portman’s new role will empower women: Kutcher


January 12th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 12 (ANI): Ashton Kutcher thinks that his co-star Natalie Portman's role in their new romcom 'No Strings Attached' will inspire young women to be "empowered" by their sexuality.In the film, ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrow to reprise dating role in ‘Glee’


January 11th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow is to reprise her role as teacher Holly Holiday in musical comedy-drama 'Glee', and her character is to date Will Schuester.Paltrow, 38, had appeared as substitute ... Read more...

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Paltrow to return to ‘Glee’


January 11th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow is returning to popular TV show "Glee" to reprise her role as a teacher.The Oscar-winning actress appeared as a substitute teacher, Holly Holiday, who ... Read more...

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Glee: Lady Gaga, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kristin Chenoweth All To Be Part Of Season 3


January 10th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
'Glee', the popular musical series is soon to be returning on Sunday 6th of February to be precise, with some of the most popular names on the list. The show ... Read more...

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Channel 4 show that teaches teens Kama Sutra positions labelled ‘porn’


January 9th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): Britain's leading broadcasting watchdog has labelled a television show, designed to teach teenagers Kama Sutra positions, as 'porn'.The controversial series 'The Joy Of Teen Sex' appearing on ... Read more...

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Condom cell phone charms become a rage among Chinese teens


December 28th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 28 (ANI): High school students in the Nanning region of China have been carrying sexy cell phone charms - individually wrapped condoms.According to China Hush, the charms are ... Read more...

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Few visitors, so China’s sex clinic shuts (Lead)


December 25th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Dec 25 (IANS) A health clinic in China providing free advice on sex-related problems to youngsters was closed after five years as it failed to attract enough visitors.The clinic, which operated ... Read more...

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China’s sex advice clinic shuts as shy youths go online


December 25th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Dec 25 (IANS) A health clinic in China providing free advice on sex-related problems to youngsters was closed after five years as it failed to attract enough visitors.The clinic, which operated ... Read more...

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Free sex advice clinic has no takers as shy Chinese youths go online


December 25th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 25 (ANI): Clinics offering free sex education and advice may soon fade out, as shy Chinese youngsters are turning to the Internet for all their queries.A free clinic, which ... Read more...

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April Fisher & Nathan Fishbourne are the youngest parents in UK


December 20th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Britain got its youngest parents when 14-year-olds, April Webster and Nathan Fishbourne welcomed their baby to the world.The couple is very happy with their status and revealed ... Read more...

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Malaysian schools to have sex education


December 17th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 17 (ANI): The Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia (Ikim) has agreed with the Government's proposal to introduce sex education as a subject in schools.Ikim director-general Datuk Nik Mustapha Nik ... Read more...

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300 pandas raised in critical breeding breakthrough in China


December 6th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): In a critical breakthrough, conservationists in China have successfully raised 300 pandas in captivity.The feat, mainly by scientists at the Chengdu Panda Breeding Research Centre, China, should lead ... Read more...

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