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India's #MeToo comes amid calls for 2013 law's enforcement

Oct. 11, 2018 8:39 PM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian actresses and writers are flooding social media with allegations of sexual harassment and assault, releasing pent-up frustration with a law that was lauded internationally but that critics say has done little to change the status quo in the world's largest democracy. "People using...

Indian star Abhishek Bachchan on a victory for gay rights

Sep. 13, 2018 12:28 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan is cheering India's decision to strike down a ban on consensual gay sex, calling it "a wonderful step in the right direction." India's Supreme Court last week reversed a colonial-era law that made gay sex punishable by up to 10 years in prison, a landmark...