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Australian Senate rejects public vote on gay marriage

Australia's Senate has rejected a government plan to hold a public vote on recognizing gay marriage.

Indonesia says 'no room' for gay community

Indonesia said Thursday there was "no room" for the gay community in the world`s most populous Muslim-majority country, as activists blasted officials for an unprecedented series of LGBT attacks.

Peter Thiel tells Republican convention he is ''proud to be gay''

Republican National Convention to urge the country to discard petty cultural battles.

Heavy security for Jerusalem Gay Pride year after deadly attack

Hundreds of Israeli police are being drafted into Jerusalem to protect the city`s Gay Pride march on Thursday, a year after an ultra-Orthodox Jew killed a teenager and also stabbed five other people.

Facebook makes modest progress on workplace diversity

Facebook makes modest progress on workplace diversity

Revealing the LGBT workforce data at its premises for the first time, Facebook on Thursday released its diversity report, announcing a modest increase in the number of women and minority employees and highlighting lack of talent to fulfill its diversity goals.
 

Muslim group break Ramadan fast with Irish LGBT community

In an effort to display "true Islamic ideals", the Irish Muslim Peace & Integration Council invited a whole host of people from outside the faith to share in the spirit of the holy holiday on Saturday.
 

Gay, bisexual adults more prone to smoke, alcohol abuse

Gay, bisexual adults more prone to smoke, alcohol abuse

Lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) adults were more likely to indulge in heavy drinking and smoking.

Barack Obama designates first US LGBT national monument

Barack Obama designates first US LGBT national monument

President Barack Obama designated the first LGBT national monument Friday, bestowing the honor on a New York bar and surrounding area considered to be the birthplace of America`s gay rights movement. 

Son likens N Srinivasan to Orlando killer; reveals how former BCCI boss tortured gay couple

Son likens N Srinivasan to Orlando killer; reveals how former BCCI boss tortured gay couple

Srini’s son claimed that his mother Chitra and father worked in tandem with doctor to ensure heroin was administered to the gay couple.

Not just LGBT, Sonam Kapoor is strong supporter of basic human rights

Not just LGBT, Sonam Kapoor is strong supporter of basic human rights

Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor feels irrespective of a person's sexual orientation, they have the right to be themselves.

LGBT activist among two hacked to death in Bangladesh

Two people were hacked to death Monday at an apartment in the Bangladesh capital Dhaka, police said, with a local television channel identifying one of them as a leading gay rights activist.

Instant noodles, formula milk are making babies gay: Indonesian Mayor

Instant noodles, formula milk are making babies gay: Indonesian Mayor

An Indonesian Mayor is making news for claiming that infants can become gay if they consume instant noodles and milk formula.

VIDEO: Manny Pacquiao asks forgiveness after comparing same-sex humans to animals

VIDEO: Manny Pacquiao asks forgiveness after comparing same-sex humans to animals

After Manny's apology, Jose Marie Viceral said that the boxer's apology is accepted but he will not get a vote.

Same-sex couples are worse than animals, says boxing ace Manny Pacquiao

Same-sex couples are worse than animals, says boxing ace Manny Pacquiao

Manny made the remark in a video posted Monday on local TV5's election site.

Hope for LGBT, SC's Constitution Bench to hear plea on homosexuality

The bench, which did not issue notice to the Centre or any of the parties opposing decriminalisation of section 377, said the larger bench would be constituted in the future.

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Chidambaram welcomes SC's reference of same sex issue to larger bench

Former Union home minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court decision to refer to a five-judge constitution bench the reexamination of the verdict on same sex relationships and hoped that the Delhi High Court judgement on it will be upheld.

LGBT community celebrates as SC refers Section 377 to Constitution Bench

LGBT community celebrates as SC refers Section 377 to Constitution Bench

The Supreme Court on Tuesday heard a curative petition by NGO Naz Foundation and decided to reopen a debate on Indian Penal Code's Section 377 that criminalises gay sex.

IPC's Section 377: Supreme Court to hear plea for relook on verdict on gay sex today

IPC's Section 377: Supreme Court to hear plea for relook on verdict on gay sex today

The Supreme Court on Tuesday will hold an open court hearing of the curative petition by NGO Naz Foundation seeking relook at its verdict upholding the validity of Indian Penal Code's section 377 criminalising gay sex.