Photos claim IS beheadings of homosexuals in northern Iraq

The Islamic State group has publicly beheaded three men in northern Iraq, two of them for allegedly engaging in homosexual acts, according to photos shared by sympathisers on social media Tuesday.

Swedish man gets prison for `homosexual acts` in Tunisia

A Swedish man has been given two years behind bars in Tunisia for "homosexual acts" despite the protests of Swedish diplomats, authorities said Saturday.

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.

Thailand to recognise 'third gender' in new Constitution: Panel

Thailand`s Constitution will include the term "third gender" for the first time, a member of a panel drafting a new charter said on Thursday, in a move to empower transgender and gay communities and ensure them fairer legal treatment.

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.

Gays fear new law will drive them out of Kyrgyzstan

A draft law banning "homosexual propaganda" in Kyrgyzstan could be the last straw for the Central Asian country`s frightened gay community.

Moroccan jailed with gay British pensioner freed: Rights group

 The companion of a British tourist freed from Moroccan jail this week after being arrested with him for "homosexual acts" has also been released from custody, a rights group said Thursday.

Israel allows homosexuals to use surrogacy

The Israeli government approved changes to guidelines on an existing surrogacy law which would allow same-sex couples and single people in the country to have children through surrogates, Xinhua reported.

Courtney Love credits gay pals for making her a rock star

Courtney Love has revealed that she became a rock star because of her gay friends, adding that now she is a gay icon.

Zimbawe`s Mugabe slams Europe`s `homosexual nonsense`

Zimbabwe`s strong man ruler Robert Mugabe lashed out at Europe`s "homosexual nonsense" and condemned the refusal of its leaders to accept his grip on power in his latest marathon tirade on Friday.

Four men jailed in Egypt for gay acts

An Egyptian court has sentenced four men to jail for indulging in homosexual acts, a media report said Tuesday.

Anwar`s appeal for removal of homosexual remark rejected

A Malaysian court Wednesday dismissed a plea by Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim to expunge remarks made in the judgement of a 2004 sodomy case which implied that he had homosexual tendencies.

US Appeals Court suspends federal judge`s ruling legalising same-sex marriages in Michigan

The US Court of Appeals for the sixth Circuit, in Cincinnati has reportedly suspended the US federal judge`s ruling legalizing same-sex marriages in the state of Michigan.

US government to expand recognition of gay marriage

US Attorney General Eric Holder will expand government recognition of same-sex marriages in all federal courtrooms and prisons tomorrow, and ensure they receive the same benefits as heterosexual ones.

Gay Hitzlsperger hailed for coming out decision

The football world has been quick to rally round Thomas Hitzlsperger, who has become the first German international to "come out" as a homosexual.

Uganda Parliament passes life in jail anti-gay law

The controversial anti-gay law, which punishes certain homosexual acts with life imprisonment, was passed by the Ugandan lawmakers on Friday.

Psychiatrists oppose SC verdict on homosexuality

Supreme Court`s recent verdict upholding Section 377 of IPC has drawn flak from psychiatrists who said both heterosexual and homosexual behaviours are normal and natural aspects of human sexuality.

George Clooney laughs off gay rumours

Actor George Clooney finds gay rumours about himself amusing.

Robbie Williams says he is 49pc gay

Robbie Williams has confessed that he is 49 percent homosexual and sometimes as far as 50 percent.

Kesha declares her bisexuality

Singer Kesha has revealed she is bisexual and loves people regardless of their gender.