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What Seems Un-Natural is Also Natural-LGBT

Today homosexuality is a much debated topic with much hatred, fear, prejudice, violation of constitutional rights for civil society and the government of India. Homosexuality- should be legalized or not, it is natural or unnatural, it should be criminalized or decriminalized, these questions are raised before the people of India many times and in many forms.
India is one of 75 countries around the world that outlaws homosexuality. According to declassified Government reports submitted in Supreme Court 2.5 million gay people recorded in India. These figures only based on those individual who self-declared to the ministry of health. There may be higher statistics for individual who concealed their identity with fear of discrimination.
The discussion of homosexuality or sexual topics are rarely discussed openly, our people have mindset particularly in villages that they do not accept what is becoming acceptable in the world specially in western countries. But we also have to keep in our…

10 Crore Out of Paytm Wallet

Paytm to spend 10 crore to market in Makein-India products on its platform covering products ranging from phones to clothes and home furnishings. 


The startup will launch a new section on its app and website for Indian-origin products with greater visibility, targeting at least 5,000 merchants by the end of the year. PM Modi's Make in India initiative is aimed at turning the country into a manufacturing hub to generate jobs and lift incomes. 



"We see the abundance of talent and capability in manufacturing and handicrafts in our country and aim to create a special platform where such indigenous creators can sell across the country," said Sudhanshu Gupta, VP, business. Gupta said he expects these sellers to reach about `. 100 crore monthly gross merchandise sales in the next few months. 

The move comes a week after Amazon said it had set up dedicated Make in India stores on its India and US websites. 

Gupta said Paytm has a multistage verification and quality control process. …