Porn viewing not harmful as other addictions: Study

Watching porn is not an addiction like substance abuse and viewers do not elicit the same neurological responses as other addicts, a study has revealed.

Pyongyang to foreigners: Don't bring subversive media, porn

North Korea has warned foreigners living in Pyongyang not to share outside media on memory sticks with its citizens, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a note, cracking down on what the isolated country called "undesirable content".

Google starts removing revenge porn from search results
Google starts removing revenge porn from search results

 Google has started removing revenge porn from search results on the engine that will limit access to sexually explicit pictures that were shared without their subject's consent.

When porn film played at a bus stop in Kerala
When porn film played at a bus stop in Kerala

This would be the last thing one would have on his mind when standing at a bus stop.

How watching porn is ruining the lives of Indian youth
How watching porn is ruining the lives of Indian youth

While young adults across several Western countries are feeling the ill-effects of excessive online porn, the sudden spurt in online access has also put Indian teenagers at such risk, warn behavioural experts.

Chinese watch most porn at work: Survey

When it comes to watching porn at work, the Chinese are way ahead of others.

California man gets 18 years for US `revenge porn` site

A California man who posted thousands of sexually explicit photos of men and women on a "revenge porn" website was jailed for 18 years on Friday in what was described as the first case of its kind in US criminal history.

Twitter updates 'Terms of Service' to ban revenge porn on platform
Twitter updates 'Terms of Service' to ban revenge porn on platform

Twitter has now updated itsTerms of Service to prohibit users from posting revenge porn or other non-consensual, intimate photos on its platform.

'Fifty Shades of Grey' may drive women to porn: Study
'Fifty Shades of Grey' may drive women to porn: Study

A small yet significant study has revealed that some women turned to watching pornography for the first time after reading the best-seller ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’.

Talk to your kids and make them shun porn

An open talk with your growing kids when it comes to pornography can lower the risk of them being addicted to porn as they reach adulthood, a significant study has found.

Lebanese-born porn star stirs debate back home

 A Lebanese-born porn star living in the US has stirred fierce debate back home after her rise to fame split social media users in liberal-yet-conservative Lebanon. 

Thousands arrested in China porn, gambling crackdown

 Police in China`s Guangdong province on Sunday said they captured more than 30,000 suspects in a two-month crackdown on porn and gambling.

Sex protest outside UK parliament over porn 'censorship'

Campaigners in favour of hardcore pornography staged an unusual protest outside the British parliament on Friday against new rules banning a series of extreme sex acts from online videos.

Porn addiction driving teenagers towards 'sexting'
Porn addiction driving teenagers towards 'sexting'

Heavy porn addiction may be driving more teenagers to share more explicit text messages, pictures or videos via smartphones, email or social networking sites, new research reveals.

China to fine internet firms for spreading porn

China today published a list of internet firms allegedly involved in pornography and gambling and will soon impose a fine on them.

Japan man arrested for dumping a quarter-tonne of porn

A pensioner who dumped almost a quarter of a tonne of pornography in a Japanese park is unlikely to be charged, police said Tuesday, because the stash belonged to an ill friend.

This dog can sniff out porn material

A golden Labrador with the Rhode Island internet crimes against children task force in the US has a perfect nose for computer hardware that can help against rising cases of child pornography.

Canada police rescue five children in child porn bust

Canadian federal police said Thursday they rescued five young children from sexual abuse as part of a massive pedophile porn investigation.

Japan bans child porn possession but excludes comics

The Japanese parliament Wednesday passed a law prohibiting the possession of photos and videos pertaining to child pornography although it excludes comics, animated films or computer graphics.

Casper Smart offered to star in porn flick after J.Lo split

Casper Smart, who has recently split from Jennifer Lopez, is now getting a shot to make hundreds of thousands of bucks by starring in porn, according to reports.