In Portrait of a Lady on Fire, A Secret Love and Four More Shots Please!, rooting for romance and desire
At first glance, Céline Sciamma’s Portrait of a Lady on Fire (which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival last year but became available to stream in India via MUBI only recently), Chris Bolan’s Netflix documentary A Secret Love, and season 2 of Nupur Asthana's Amazon Prime Video India Original show Four More Shots Please! seem like entirely different entities, but at the core of all three — when you strip away the layers of form, treatment, tone, era — is a heart-stopping romance. #PrideMonth
Facing the Mirror: 20 years after the lesbian anthology was first published, it remains a riveting read
Facing the Mirror takes us back in time to give us an unfiltered part of lesbian history, with some of the earliest articulations of lesbian experience in independent India.
Reviews of three of the six Indian Narrative Shorts at Kashish Film Festival 2019 - Mud Mud Ke Na Dekh, U Ushacha, and The Booth.
Kerala High Court allows lesbian couple to live together after one of the women was illegally confined by family
The court was considering a plea filed by a 40-year-old woman from Kollam district alleging that her 24-year-old partner from Thiruvananthapuram had been illegally confined by her family.
Two Malaysian women caned under Islamic law for lesbian sex; activists term punishment as 'inhuman and degrading'
Two Malaysian women were caned Monday for having lesbian sex in violation of strict Islamic laws, sparking outrage from activists at the "inhuman and degrading" punishment.
On IDAHOBIT 2018, three stories that underscore the need for a perspective shift on gender, sexuality
Point of View is bringing forward many stories through a series called 'Life, Actually' — part of their campaign for IDAHOBIT 2018
West Bengal education minister claims he has 'never' heard of lesbians in the state, says it's against Bengal's 'ethos'
Reacting to media reports claiming that a school in Kolkata had arm-twisted students in to signing a written "confession" stating that they are lesbians, West Bengal education minister Partha Chatterjee said, on Wednesday, that lesbianism is "against the ethos" of the state, according to a NDTV report
'Gay men love beards, lesbians tend to hug each other': Malaysian daily publishes checklist to 'identify' LGBT members
A Malaysian newspaper has reportedly published a list of characteristics to identify potential gay and lesbian people.
Australia's parliament passed a bill legalising same-sex marriage on Thursday, after the nation overwhelmingly voted in favour of changing the law
Right to Privacy: India's 'minuscule fraction' rejoice today, prepare for Section 377 battle another day
In 2013 when two judges of the Supreme Court had recriminalised homosexual sex they had dismissed gays, lesbians and bisexuals as a "miniscule fraction".
Thousands of people celebrated gay rights with song, dance and a march in Seoul on Saturday, amid rain and boisterous protests by conservative Christians
Facebook has introduced a rainbow emoji to honour the LGBT Pride Month celebrated every year in June to show support to their community and cause.
From Pride Marches to support groups and beauty pageants, the Northeast is seeing a number of initiatives that support the quest for LGBT rights
Netflix's 13 Reasons Why was an engaging show to say the least
Instead, what I do tell him is that all the nice boys are online – they are just complaining about the fact that there are no nice boys online.
Dating is tough. Dating is incredibly tough and navigating the roller coaster of emotions, feelings isn't not easy for the millennial, even if you're inclined to believe the opposite.
The report said that 38 percent of the students — or almost two out of every five students — think that homosexuality is a disease.