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Ugandan president accuses sex as root of African problems

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 13:05

Yoweri Museveni, President of Uganda, believes that the Africans are poor because they are lazy, too fond of sex and they just want multiply and fill the earth.

Thousands in Singapore gay rights rally despite opposition

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 17:24

Thousands of people gathered in Singapore on Saturday for an annual gay rights rally celebrating sexual diversity in the city-state, despite fierce opposition from religious conservatives.

Singapore gay rights rally to kick off despite opposition

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 13:57

A gay rights rally was set to kick off in Singapore Saturday, with organisers expecting tens of thousands of people to celebrate sexual diversity in the city-state despite fierce opposition from religious conservatives.

Uganda minister who stormed gay rights meeting wins case

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 17:05

A Ugandan minister has won a case brought by gay rights campaigners after he stormed a workshop they had been holding, in the wake of tough new anti-gay laws, activists said Tuesday.

Wear white to protest Singapore pink gay rally, religious groups say

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 15:24

Some Christians have joined Muslims in Singapore urging followers to wear white this weekend in protest at the sixth annual "Pink Dot" gay rights rally, which attracted a record 21,000 people last year.

US: Senate bill proposes creation of LGBT rights envoy

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 13:28

Indian Supreme Court`s two decisions on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender reflects that the degree of their human rights protection is uncertain, a bill moved in the US Senate has alleged.

Caleb Landry Jones to star in gay rights film `Stonewall`

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 08:58

`X-Men: First Class` actor Caleb Landry Jones is in talks to star in Roland Emmerich`s gay rights-themed movie `Stonewall`.

Kashish - Mumbai International Queer Film Festival

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 21:01

Kashish- Mumbai International Queer Film Festival – South Asia’s and India’s biggest LGBT film festival – returns for its fifth year with a large collection of 154 films from 31 countries.

Russia eyes own Eurovision after drag queen`s win

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 17:27

Russian lawmakers have proposed creating their own version of Eurovision after Europe`s premier song competition was won by a bearded Austrian drag queen who vehemently promotes gay rights.

Ban Ki-moon praises Indian actors, activists for gay rights support

Last Updated: Thursday, May 01, 2014, 18:03

Amid the launch of the first ever Bollywood-style UN video on gay rights, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon applauded India`s human rights activists and film fraternity for standing up for the rights of lesbians and gays.

Consider transgender verdict while deciding curative plea: Gay rights activists to SC

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 20:33

Gay rights activists on Monday appealed to the Supreme Court to take into account its recent verdict on granting separate recognition to transgenders.

Court suspends same-sex marriage in Michigan

Last Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014, 04:43

An appeals court on Saturday temporarily suspended same-sex marriages in Michigan, local media said, just the latest US state to wrestle with the thorny issue of gay rights.