For idol Mitsu Dan the beat goes on
Japan’s current pin-up queen, Mitsu Dan, continues to boost her celebrity. Known for her sharp tongue and admitted lesbian interests, the 32-year-old will be starring in a sequel to last year’s SM flick “Be My Slave,” reports evening tabloid Nikkan Gendai.
China's top ten porn search terms
Pornography search engine PornMD has released a country-by-country breakdown of top ten search terms, revealing some interesting online masturbatory habits, particularly amongst Chinese searchers. The top 10 most commonly searched terms on porn sites over a 6 month period from China might not be what you'd expect.
Japan: How low can the pseudo pedo-porn go?
Japan's child cheesecake market is
thriving, but Spa! says the borderline kiddy porno
business is on the verge of belatedly being busted.
Scores, sometimes hundreds, flock daily to a store in
Tokyo's Akihabara district that deals exclusively in
products featuring models all aged under 15.
Japan's porn clampdown
The man, a
staff member of a producer of adult videos (AVs),
relates to Weekly Playboy what befell his company August
23, when a 300-strong force from Tokyo Metropolitan
Police spread out to conduct raids on some 20 locations.
Thailand: Pornography filmakers arrested
The Thai resort town Pattaya reported on
a serious case where Police Major Khunawut from
Banglamung Police station headed a Police task force in
the early hours of the morning on September 6 acting on
information that unusual activity was taking place near
the Jitapwan Temple Naklua.
Shanghai show is all about sex
centuries-old taboo in China, created a whirlwind in
Shanghai, as an international metropolis in what is
still a largely conservative country. The fourth China
International Adult Toys and Reproductive Health
Exhibition, Asia's largest adult show, opened last week
at the Shanghai International Exhibition Center in
Changning District. 22-8-2007
Playboy Mansion opening in Macau
Chinese gaming resort of Macau will soon see
construction of a new Playboy Mansion, furthering
Playboy Enterprises' revival of its once booming club
arm. Macau is a 10 square-mile enclave with a population
of 500,000 that last year surpassed Las Vegas as the
highest-grossing gaming region in the world.
Pakistan tops list of 'sex surfers'
Surfers in Pakistan search more for 'sex'
on Google than in any other country while those in the
Indian capital top the list of those hunting for the
three-letter word on the Internet.
Iran: Pornography producers to get death penalty under new law
The culture committee of
the Iranian parliament approved on Monday a bill
sentencing to death producers of 'pornography', videos
and films deemed vulgar by the country's censorship.
Israel: Consul worker moonlighted in porn
An employee at Israel's New York
consulate resigned recently after it came to light that
he had been moonlighting as a star in pornographic
21-year-old Chinese student arrested for operating porn web sites
Chinese police this
week said they had arrested a 21-year-old student
for running five pornographic Web sites with 210,000
registered users, amid a nationwide crackdown on online
pornography that authorities say is "perverting China's
young minds." 1-5-2007
Baidu web site with links to porn blocked
Baidu.com Inc., operator of China's
most-used Internet search engine, said its Japanese Web
site, which has links to pornography and critics of the
Chinese government, has been blocked in its home market.
Japan: Ex-porn star wins 1.7 million yen for infringement of privacy by gossip
A former porn actress has won
compensation from a major publishing house after two of
its weekly magazines reported on her private life after
she retired. 21-4-2007
Malaysia movie pirates turn to porn
Malaysia's movie bootleggers are selling
more pornography to offset financial losses following a
government crackdown using two Labradors that have found
huge stashes of pirated DVDs.
China announces new campaign against online porn, saying it has 'perverted'
The Chinese government is launching a
new crackdown on online pornography which it says has
"perverted China's young minds," a state news agency
said Friday. 14-4-2007
China threatens jail for cell-phone porn
Beijing police are threatening jail
and fines for people who transmit pornography via cell
phones after merchants were caught selling such movies
on phone memory chips, a report said last week.
Porn domain: Muddy waters
ICM Registry, the
company that wants to launch the .xxx internet domain
for pornography, is considering taking ICANN to court,
after the domain name system overseer rejected its
proposal. No matter what, court battles and lawsuits
seem to be the future of the .xxx domain.
Korean ministry blocking porn sites
Internet pornography soon may be harder
to find for people living in South Korea. The Korean
Ministry of Information and Communication has decided to
block about 180 foreign pornography sites by the end of
May, South Korean officials confirmed.
Porn industry is booming globally
Every 39 minutes a new pornographic
video is being produced in the United States. Every
second, 28,258 Internet users view pornography worldwide
and 372 Internet users are typing search keywords
looking for adult-oriented material.
A not so intimate encounter with a Japanese love hotel
On the way back from
Naha one day, my friend and I noticed one of the love
motel billboards and it sparked an interesting
conversation. I always assumed love motels were for
those looking for extra-marital affairs because Japanese
men are famous for their mistresses in the city with
their wives holding the fort back home, wherever that
may be. 4-2-2007
Japanese porn director pushes the virtues of married women
moviemakers looking for the most intense sex should turn
toward married mothers.
Sony refuses to help the porn industry with Blu Ray licenses
recently that it will not provide any help to the adult
film industry for their movies on its proprietary
Blu-ray disc format, but it will not try to stop them
Indonesia's Muslims: Playboy "global icon of pornography"
editor-in-chief of Playboy Indonesia trial contnued this
week as he faces charges of publishing indecent
Japanese co-ed loses virginity on film
It seems that Friday got wind of the
upcoming December release of a new movie entitled "The
University of Tokyo Virgin Inspection: Painful Entry
through the 'Red Gate,'" from a distributor named
Pornography keeping Pakistan cinema alive
New chairman of the Pakistan Censor
Board, Ejaz Ilahi Paracha has been told by his country s
film distributors and exhibitors that screening of
pornographic films was keeping the dying cinema houses
in Pakistan alive. 21-8-2006
Thailand 'a world porn leader'
top official in the Ministry of Information and
Communications Technology claimed today that Thailand is
among the top 5 nations of the entire world in
Anti-porn fight tests Muslim tolerance in Indonesia
A battle brewing over a draft anti-smut
law has laid bare deep divisions within Indonesia and,
say critics, threatens its traditionally tolerant
approach to Islam. 1-8-2006
Russian Deputies seek to limit sex on TV
Six United Russia deputies submitted
legislation to the State Duma on Monday that would
restrict erotic programming on television and ban
television ads for phone sex and sex-themed cell phone
Porn CDs seized, Internet cafe owner held in India
In a shocking incident, the city
police found that a browsing centre operator was
allegedly videographing obscene pictures of young
college girls after giving them intoxicating substances.
Japanese girls want their porn softcore
Picture the scene... A woman wearing a
floral micro miniskirt and white jacket enters a room
with her boyfriend. He gently sits her down on a chair
and approaches her from behind. He raises her arms and
wraps a blindfold around her. She seems worried as he
slides a hand into her underwear.
Japan cracking down on love hotels
Romping rooms are poised to disappear
from Shibuya's renowned Love Hotel Hill as politicians
move toward cleaning up one of the favorite spots for
young Tokyoites, according to Weekly Playboy.
Spring romance goes high tech with the latest condom goodies
Ah, spring! A time
for romance. And, judging from Japan's plummeting birth
rate, also the time for contraception --- the most
popular means of which is still the humble condom. It's
clear, nevertheless, that in Japan condoms owe their
long-standing popularity to ongoing technological
Moving beyond the love hotel trade
They are sometimes regarded as seedy or
as eyesores, but Miro Mijatovic sees the love hotels
that dot Japan as a model for a new type of endeavor
that will give friends and families a place to entertain
themselves--at flexible rates.
Hungry housewives make a bit on the side through amateur porn
desperate housewives are finding the close relationship
between the Internet and adult entertainment can help
them pick up a handy profit, according to Shukan Post.
Philippines: Pornography leads to addiction to sex, perversion
Citing the need for parents
and the government to guard children on the dangers of
pornography, Senate Minority Leader Aquilino Pimentel
Jr. called on the youth to resist the evil attraction of
The wacky world of love hotels
Love hotels are big business in Japan.
The economy would probably collapse without them, says
love hotel industry "consultant" Vitamin Miura. Miura,
who runs the Miura Love Hotel Total Research Office,
reports that there are 37,000 love hotels in Japan and
that nearly 500 million couples visit them each year.
Porn bill meets opposition in Bali
Hundreds of people on Indonesia's
resort island of Bali Friday expressed their opposition
to the pornography bill being deliberated in the House
of Representativesin Jakarta.
Foreigners in China face deportation for texting porn
China's new Law on Public Security
Administrative Penalties took effect last week, creating
165 new offenses and setting maximum penalties ranging
from 200 yuan ($25 US) to 15 days detention for Chinese
citizens all the way to deportation for foreigners.
China: Internet regulations to cut pornography
China's Internet media and content
providers have pledged to protect cyberspace from
pornography, gambling and other "unhealthy content"
through self-regulation and legal measures.
Indonesia: Condemning pornography easier than dealing with corruption
The House of
Representatives might want to consider this saying as a
House special committee deliberates the controversial
pornography bill. 19-2-2006
War on web porn heats up in Thailand
The Information and Communication
Technology Ministry (ICT) is taking another crack at
banishing pornography from the country, this time by
using hundreds of cyber watchers and closed-circuit
television (CCTV) in post
Dangers of porn in Karachi
Muharram approaching, the carnal desire of people in
Karachi has come under constraint as the local
cable-wallahs have stopped showing porn films. But,
those addicted to it thought that they could satiate
their appetite for blue films by watching them at a
local cinema hall. 8-2-2006
Japanese sex industry 'king' laundered huge funds
A high-school dropout who became the
"king of the sex industry" in Tokyo's Kabukicho
entertainment district laundered his enormous profits
through dummy companies and offers of hush money, police
sources said. 8-2-2006
China: Sex culture museum earns first profit
Thanks to a new location and a growing
openness to sex, the city's sex culture exhibition hall
earned a profit last year for the first time ever.
Erotic bloggers strip porn stars of hard-earned living in Japan
In a stark contrast to
the '90s when payouts were bigger the closer women got
to being starkers, Noughties Japan now pays more to gals
who wear clothes, albeit not too many, where once they
would have bared their souls and more.
India: 'Playboy is no fun without nude bunnies'
A toned-down Indian cousin of the
"infamous" Playboy is expected to hit stands next year.
It'll be a Playboy sans nudity. Now what would that be
like? Though according to the magazine chief in the US,
Christie Hefner, "The Indian version won't contain
nudity," to which male celebrities echo in unison - "if
it doesn't have nudity, it's not Playboy."
China says winning war on Internet pornography
China is winning the war on Internet
pornography but it will be hard to eradicate entirely as
many Web sites are based outside of the country.
Condoms fine, but is India ready for sex toys?
A recent survey confirms the fact that
there has been a growing awareness among Indians about
their sexual life and ways to break the monotony. The
usage of sex toys is one among them.
Blues for Japan's blue film industry
Japan's Adult Video (AV) world suffered a
tragedy last week when innovative indies director
Hajime, of Hajime Planning, died suddenly.
Cyber porn: Net cafe owners steer clear in India
Owners of internet cafes now have
something new to grapple with, after State home minister
Siddhram Mhetre assured the upper House of initiating
steps to curb pornography in internet cafes.
Japan: More women's handbags abuzz to good vibrations
The buzz on
Japan's streets nowadays is that just about any young
woman is carrying around her own vibrator, according to
Shukan Post. 16-12-2005
China: Reporting porn Websites can bring money
Guangdong public security department
agreed with local telecommunications companies to pay a
reward of up to 2,500 yuan (US$309) to people who report
porn Websites in the province, a Guangzhou-based
newspaper reported today.
UAE: Attempts to smuggle in sex stimulants foiled
authorities in the United Arab Emirates have foiled
several attempts to smuggle thousands of medical
products, including sexual stimulants, at one of the
country's entry points, said a senior health official.
Japan: Magazines with seals move more gals to peel
In order to safeguard minors from printed
matter containing nudity, violence and other adult
contents, local governments in Japan have begun to
oblige magazine publishers to affix a seal preventing
their magazines from being opened while on the
Playboy exploring men's magazine for India
Playboy is in talks to launch a men's
magazine in India, but one that does not include its
trademark nudes or even its name, Chief Executive
Christie Hefner said on Thursday.
Thailand to block online porn, again
Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra
Friday vowed to block all access to website pornography
by year-end, although details on how the government will
do so remain
Singapore sex exhibition under close police watch
Singapore opened its first sex exhibition
on Friday with police saying they will also attend to
make sure organisers and exhibitors comply with the
Cyber cafes caught with porn to be shut down in Malaysia
Cyber centres and
cyber cafes found to be allowing
pornographic content and running gambling activities
will be closed, said Housing and Local Government
Minister Datuk Seri Ong Ka Ting.
India's rape capital gets thrills, inspiration from rape porn
audience for the 'rape and abuse' CDs is apparently
huge. "We get all kinds of buyers," says another Palika
Bazaar shopkeeper. "Most people are 14 to 15 years old.
But then, we have older customers
India: Arrests for watching pornography?
High drama took place on late lat week
one night at a home when the landlord called the police
and complained against his tenant, a woman. The landlord
alleged that the woman was watching a pornographic movie
with a man who was not her husband.
Girlie mags must stay abreast of the net
If sex sells, then the internet has
become the primary place to purchase it. But the growth
of online adult content is likely to mark the end of an
iconic, if widely reviled, cultural phenomenon: the
India's 'Rebel Pornography'
in India's north-eastern state of Tripura are making
pornographic films to raise money for their separatist
campaign, officials say. The information has come from
surrendered guerrillas of the National Liberation Front
of Tripura (NLFT), according to police.
Five arrests over Japanese 'Expo porn'
Five members of a group that filmed a
porn video inside a cable car at the Nagakute venue of
the world expo in Aichi Prefecture have been referred to
prosecutors, police said.
Malaysia policing mobile porn
Malaysia has launched a crackdown on porn
stored on mobile phones, with police authorised to carry
out random spot checks to catch culprits, a report said
on Monday. 31-8-2005
American arrested in Philippine cybersex raid
Philippine police arrested a 39-year-old
American man after raiding a "cybersex" den he was
suspected of running near a former US airforce base
north of the capital Manila, officials said on Tuesday.
Hong Kong: Fetish Fashion submits
The city's leading sex shop closed this
month, partly because of rising real estate rent costs,
but mostly because founder Brenda Scofield wants to
lecture on sexuality and counsel the city's "kinky
Singapore: She sells sex toys
who don't know her, Madam Jenny Lee has a business
that's bound to raise eyebrows. The 40-year-old works in
one of the notorious lorongs of Geylang.
Iraq's porn dealers risk wrath of religious right
militants threatened to kill him for it, but Abu Mustafa
says it was the only way he knew to make a living in the
chaos that is Baghdad today.
Taiwan To lift pre-recorded porn ban
Taiwan currently prohibits local makers
from undertaking OEM production of pornographic
pre-recorded discs for exports, although some makers
have illicitly done so in small volumes, according to
local industry sources.
India bans four X-rated TV channels
Continuing its drive against pornography on television, the government on Tuesday
said it has banned transmission of four channels. The channels
that were found to be violating provisions on content are - Bluekiss, Bluekiss
Express, Bluekiss Promo and TB1-XXX.
Broadcast watchdog bans TV porn channels in Turkey
Turkey's broadcasting watchdog banned four adult television channels Friday, saying
their erotic programming flouted Turkish cultural values. The channels, Adult
Channel, Exotica TV, Playboy TV and Rouge TV, are available at night via
Turkey's only satellite broadcaster, Digiturk.
Japanese sex laws could crimp adult film industry
A new round of Japanese
laws aimed at protecting those under 18 from the child
porn trade and other crimes could mean a crimp in legitimate adult entertainment
content shooting online and off.
With the end of Saddam-era censorship in Iraq, cinemas look to profit from porn
Twenty-five-year-old Nawzad was looking at a poster advertising
a racy Turkish film. After 15 minutes of staring at
the poster, which featured sex scenes, he went to the al-Rasheed cinema counter
and bought a movie ticket.
Cell porn a tough sell
With new functions to send
e-mail, take pictures and listen to music, the mobile phone has
turned into a portable minicomputer. But the operators of phone
networks are resisting new services that proved popular on the traditional personal computer:
pornography and violent video games.
Jammu 'porn queen' sues police
Former Miss Jammu Anara
Gupta, who was involved in a pornography scandal, has filed
a Rs 1 crore suit against the Jammu and Kashmir police for "coercing"
her to make confessional statements.
in Japanese porn get head jobs without acting
studied sexuality during my postgrad course, so I've always had something
of an interest in working in a place where sex
was always out in the open," Rui Oda, a 25-year-old woman working in
the porno industry, tells
of confessionals and self-help guides written by current
or former stars of pornographic films is flooding
bookstores this year, accompanied by erotic novels, racy
sex-instruction guides, histories of sexual particulars
and photographic treatments of the world of
trade prospers in China
she whispers to two passing men - the Chinese
slang for pornography. Holding her belly, she guides them to a
grassy area, lifting a clump of sod to reveal several
knockoff discs from the United States and
or hard, Mumbai wants porn
A host of celebrities in India's freedom capital
yesterday enthusiastically endorsed writer Salman Rushdie's view that porn was vital
to freedom and that a free and civilised society should
be judged by its willingness to accept