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Jul 06, 2017
Bengaluru woman fired by e-commerce company after media carries reports of her 'lesbian wedding'After learning that one of their employees was involved in a lesbian wedding that was covered by the Bengaluru media, the e-commerce company Zefo fired the employee on Thursday
Jun 29, 2017
For Chinese gays, 'coming out' is a family affair, new generation willing to take a stand on sexualityDeep-seated cultural expectations for each generation to produce a male heir — heightened by China's "one-child policy", which expanded to two in 2015 — added to the pressure to conform. But a new generation is more willing to take a stand on their sexuality, despite what their relatives may think.
Jun 28, 2017
Germany to vote on same-sex marriage bill on Friday, most parties to backGermany's parliament is set to vote on a bill to legalise same-sex marriage Friday after the lower house legislative committee put it on the agenda, its chairwoman said.
Jun 27, 2017
Angela Merkel signals shifting position on same-sex marriage, Germany may vote for it this weekGermany is set to legalise same-sex marriage as early as this week, it emerged on Tuesday, after Chancellor Angela Merkel sparked a rapid push for a parliamentary vote.
Jun 26, 2017
Istanbul police detains 44 during LGBT pride march; Europe human rights body condemns arrestPolice set up checkpoints to prevent people from entering Istanbul's main thoroughfare and marching en masse.
Jun 22, 2017
Sir Ian McKellen, Gary Reich are seeking broadcasters for short-film series on LGBT youthSir Ian McKellen and Gary Reich have planned a series of short films around the LGBT community. Facebook is the broadcasting partner of the first film.
Jun 18, 2017
Centre working on new law to regulate eunuchs' welfare, says Union minister Thaawar GehlotThe Centre is contemplating a law for eunuchs which would be enacted by the end of this year, Union minister Thaawar Chand Gehlot said
Jun 15, 2017
International Pride Month: Milk, Philadelphia and other films that highlight LGBT rights, strugglesOn International Pride month, we chronicle films that celebrate the struggle for LGBT rights, from Milk to Chronicles of Hari to Philadelphia.
Jun 11, 2017
LGBT pride month: Day ahead of Orlando shooting anniversary, marches held across USIn the nation's capital, and dozens of other cities across the US, supporters of LGBT rights mobilised for marches and rallies
Jun 10, 2017
Queer Pride: In Northeast India, the movement for LGBT rights is gaining visibilityFrom Pride Marches to support groups and beauty pageants, the Northeast is seeing a number of initiatives that support the quest for LGBT rights