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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.

Hope my UN video on gay rights spreads awareness: Celina

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 06, 2014, 11:08

Bollywood actress Celina Jaitly hopes her new Bollywood-style UN video on gay rights will spread a broader message of?the need to change not just laws but also attitudes and to challenge stereotypes about the lesbian, gays, bisexual and transgender community (LGBT).

Religious groups hail SC verdict on homosexuality

Last Updated: Thursday, December 26, 2013, 21:51

Hailing the Supreme Court verdict against homosexuality, thirteen heads of religious groups and NGOs in Rajasthan warned the UPA government against favouring gay or lesbian freedom.

Gay sex ruling: `Courts should respect individuals` choice, says Pilot

Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 22:03

Union Corporate Affairs (Independent charge) Minister Sachin Pilot on Thursday said Courts should respect "individuals` freedom and choice" in areas like gay rights issue.

I am not a gay icon: Lady Gaga

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 14:50

Pop sensation Lady Gaga is adamant that she is not a gay icon despite being an active supporter of LGBT rights.

Celina Jaitly`s fight for LGBT rights goes to UN

Last Updated: Sunday, July 28, 2013, 17:57

Celina Jaitly, a prominent voice for the rights of gays and lesbians in the country, will support Free & Equal, the United Nation`s (UN) year-long campaign for equality and justice for people practising alternate sexuality. She hopes to create awareness about the problems faced by the LGBT community.