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JK Rowling mocks 'Harry Potter' fan

‘Harry Potter’ author J.K. Rowling gave a withering response to a fan who couldn't see how Albus Dumbledore was gay.

India votes in favour of Russian resolution at UN on gay issue

India was among the 43 countries that voted in support of a Russian-drafted resolution that proposed removing benefits for same-sex partners of UN staff, but the resolution failed to pass in the General Assembly committee after 80 nations opposed it.

Gay police OK if they hide their homosexuality: Venezuela official

Gays should be allowed to serve as police officers, so long as they hide their sexual orientation, an official tasked with modernizing Venezuela`s law enforcement agency said in an interview.

Dolce and Gabbana clarify anti-IVF remarks
Dolce and Gabbana clarify anti-IVF remarks

Italian designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, who were panned by celebrities for their controversial comments against in-vitro fertilisation, have defended their remarks, saying it was a "private point of view".

I'm gay in my art: James Franco on his sexuality issue
I'm gay in my art: James Franco on his sexuality issue

Hollywood star James Franco has opened up about his sexuality after years of speculation over his personal life.

I am in the position to talk about being gay: Sam Smith
I am in the position to talk about being gay: Sam Smith

Singer Sam Smith is happy that he has achieved enough fame in the music industry to openly address the issue of homosexuality.

Sam Smith reveals was victim of anti-gay bullying while growing up
Sam Smith reveals was victim of anti-gay bullying while growing up

 Sam Smith has revealed that he suffered through bullying for being gay while growing up.

Singer Kelly Clarkson won't mind if her kids are gay

 Singer Kelly Clarkson says she has no problem if her children turn out to be gay.

Even with shift, NYC St Patrick's Day parade draws gay protests

Gay rights activists and elected officials said on Tuesday they would continue to protest New York City`s main St. Patrick`s Day parade even as organizers prepared to let a gay group carry a banner this year for the first time in the parade`s history.

First gay supervillain to appear on TV series 'The Flash'

TV show 'The Flash' will have the first ever gay comic book supervillain in its upcoming episodes.

Alabama set to become 37th state to allow gay marriage

Alabama will Monday become the 37th US state where gays can legally wed unless the US Supreme Court orders a last-minute stay of a federal judge's decision overturning the state's ban on gay marriage.

Joel Grey comes out as gay at 82
Joel Grey comes out as gay at 82

Broadway veteran Joel Grey who is also the father of 'Dirty Dancing' actress Jennifer Grey, has come out publicly as a gay man. The 82-year-old 'Cabaret' star has finally come out of the closet after struggling to embrace his sexuality for many years, reported People magazine.

Nigeria`s Sharia police arrest 12 over `gay wedding`

 Twelve young men were arrested in the north Nigerian city of Kano for allegedly planning a gay wedding, the Islamic law-enforcement agency, the Hisbah, said on Tuesday.

China court hears `first gay workplace discrimination lawsuit`

A Chinese court has heard what is believed to be the country`s first lawsuit over gay workplace discrimination, in a case that could have wide repercussions.

Billy Crystal clarifies gay sex scene comments
Billy Crystal clarifies gay sex scene comments

Billy Crystal is surprised that his comments about not liking too much of gay sex scenes on TV got misconstrued.

Islamic State crucifies 17 men, throws 'gay' men off tower
Islamic State crucifies 17 men, throws 'gay' men off tower

The Islamic State (IS) has reportedly carried out an "unprecedented" string of public executions in a 48-hour period by crucifying 17 young men, throwing men, accused of being gay, off towers and stoning a woman charged with adultery.

Indian-origin Irish minister comes out as gay

An Indian-origin senior Cabinet minister in Ireland on Sunday announced he's gay, becoming the first openly homosexual government figure in the history of the traditionally conservative Catholic country.

Ellen DeGeneres responds to 'gay agenda' accusations with humour
Ellen DeGeneres responds to 'gay agenda' accusations with humour

 Ellen DeGeneres has hit back against a Christian Post contributor, who alleged that gay celebrities like her are guilty of pushing a "gay agenda" on America's youth, with humor.

Egypt court acquits 26 men in gay trial

An Egyptian court on Monday acquitted 26 men arrested in a televised raid last month by police looking for gays at a Cairo public bath house.

Meet the two 'gay men' that will wed as 'brides' after undergoing full sex change

Two gay men, who opted for full sex change surgery to become women, will now walk down the aisle as lesbians.