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Netflix leads GLAAD Media Awards nominations with 26 nods; winners to be announced in April
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Netflix leads GLAAD Media Awards nominations with 26 nods; winners to be announced in April

Netflix has scored nominations for Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, The Prom and Big Mouth, among others, at the GLAAD Media Awards that recognises fair and accurate representations of LGBTQ people.

Elliot Page, Oscar-nominated star of Juno, The Umbrella Academy, announces he is transgender
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Elliot Page, Oscar-nominated star of Juno, The Umbrella Academy, announces he is transgender

“I can’t begin to express how remarkable it feels to finally love who I am enough to pursue my authentic self,” Elliot Page writes in a statement on social media

In Portrait of a Lady on Fire, A Secret Love and Four More Shots Please!, rooting for romance and desire
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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

Ayushmann Khurrana responds to Donald Trump's tweet on Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan
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Ayushmann Khurrana responds to Donald Trump's tweet on Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan

Ayushmann Khurrana says he is surprised to see a reaction from the US President on his recent release Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan

Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan finds unlikely fan in Donald Trump, President calls film 'great' in a tweet
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Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan finds unlikely fan in Donald Trump, President calls film 'great' in a tweet

'Great!' Donald Trump wrote as he retweeted a post by British LGBT activist Peter Tatchell, who celebrated Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan with a 'Hurrah!'

Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan movie review: Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer crosses a new frontier for LGBT+ portrayals by Bollywood
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Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan movie review: Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer crosses a new frontier for LGBT+ portrayals by Bollywood

Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan is funny, brave, smart and thoughtful, and director Hitesh Kewalya is a voice worth listening to

Ayushmann Khurrana on Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan: 'This film is targeted for the average Indian homophobe'
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Ayushmann Khurrana on Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan: 'This film is targeted for the average Indian homophobe'

Ayushmann Khurrana explains why Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan has been designed as a family entertainer, aimed at penetrating the lowest common denominator.

JK Rowling draws criticism from activists over tweet supporting anti-transgender researcher
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JK Rowling draws criticism from activists over tweet supporting anti-transgender researcher

JK Rowling is facing widespread criticism from the transgender community and other activists after tweeting support for a researcher who lost her job for stating that people cannot change their biological sex

Friendship Walk '99: Revisiting India's first Pride March in Kolkata on its 20th anniversary
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Friendship Walk '99: Revisiting India's first Pride March in Kolkata on its 20th anniversary

It will be nostalgic but at a time when many think the gay movement is synonymous with gay parties and partners are just a click away on an app, the Friendship Walk ’99 is a reminder of time when everyone had to have everyone’s back because they were trying to build not just a movement but a community.

Kashish 2019: From MMKND to The Booth, the best short films at the LGBTQ+ film festival
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Kashish 2019: From MMKND to The Booth, the best short films at the LGBTQ+ film festival

Reviews of three of the six Indian Narrative Shorts at Kashish Film Festival 2019 - Mud Mud Ke Na Dekh, U Ushacha, and The Booth.

Pune's 2019 Pride Parade focuses on inclusivity, gratitude for SC's decision on Section 377
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Pune's 2019 Pride Parade focuses on inclusivity, gratitude for SC's decision on Section 377

Pride Parades held after the Supreme Court’s historical decision in 2018, to strike down parts of Section 377, have seen a massive increase in attendance. The Pune Pride Parade was no different; roaring slogans about inclusivity, gratitude towards the Supreme Court, and considerably fewer covered faces defined the event.

Queer Azaadi Mumbai 2019: CST lit up in support of LGBTQI community
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Queer Azaadi Mumbai 2019: CST lit up in support of LGBTQI community

The iconic Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus was lit up in the rainbow colours to commemorate Mumbai LGBTQ Pride 2019

Gaysi Family turns 10: Reflections on inclusivity, need for open dialogue on queer experiences
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Gaysi Family turns 10: Reflections on inclusivity, need for open dialogue on queer experiences

In essence, Gaysi has one dream, which also encapsulates their purpose and existence: that no LGBTQ person should feel alone in this country

Andy Serkis defends Scarlett Johansson in Rub & Tug controversy: Actors should be able to play anything
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Andy Serkis defends Scarlett Johansson in Rub & Tug controversy: Actors should be able to play anything

Scarlett Johansson got dropped from the film Rub & Tug in which she was going to play a transgender following backlash from the LGBT community

Section 377 verdict: Kolkata's LGBTQI community marches with pride to celebrate SC's landmark judgment
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Section 377 verdict: Kolkata's LGBTQI community marches with pride to celebrate SC's landmark judgment

Sunday makes the slow-moving city of Kolkata a bit lazier, but post the Section 377 verdict, all stereotypes were broken and the city saw a vibrant march again

Love and Swan Lake: Challenging gender norms through different interpretations of the ballet
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Love and Swan Lake: Challenging gender norms through different interpretations of the ballet

Swan Lake attracts choreographers who want to re-evaluate what the tale signifies, as well as the question of who gets to fall in love on stage

Sridhar Rangayan's Evening Shadows to be screened at LGBTQ film festival in Los Angeles
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Sridhar Rangayan's Evening Shadows to be screened at LGBTQ film festival in Los Angeles

Evening Shadows depicts the severe challenges LGBTQ persons face in India and other parts of the world

Kerala HC verdict on transgender identity begs question: Why has State failed to formulate NALSA judgment into law?
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Kerala HC verdict on transgender identity begs question: Why has State failed to formulate NALSA judgment into law?

We may celebrate the Kerala HC judgment on transgender identity, by saying that it is a victory for the LGBTQI community. But in reality, it is not.