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Student comes out as 'non-binary' at Barack Obama event in London

Obama said he was "incredibly proud" of Munir for speaking out and encouraged her to "keep pushing" for rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

Lesbian, gay, bisexuals face more mood, anxiety disorders

Lesbian, gay, bisexuals face more mood, anxiety disorders

Gay, lesbian and bisexuals experience more mood and anxiety disorders than other people, says a new study, adding that they are more likely to turn to heavy drinking.

Lesbian, gay, bisexuals experience more anxiety disorder: Study

Gay, lesbian and bisexuals experience more anxiety disorders than others, and are more likely to turn to heavy drinking, according to a first of its kind study.

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.

Beware! Dating sites helping spread HIV

According to a new study, more than 60% of gay and bisexual men diagnosed with HIV reported meeting sexual partners online in the preceding year.

Sri Sri favours decriminalisation of gay sex, calls for scrapping obsolete laws

Sri Sri favours decriminalisation of gay sex, calls for scrapping obsolete laws

As the debate over Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) that calls for criminalising gay sex continues, spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has favoured making homosexuality legal.

SC to hear in open court curative plea on homosexuality

SC to hear in open court curative plea on homosexuality

 The SC will hear in open court on February 2 a curative petition of gay activists challenging its verdict criminalising homosexuality in the country.

LGBT Indians to drive taxis in Mumbai, sign of social acceptance

LGBT Indians to drive taxis in Mumbai, sign of social acceptance

A project launched by Wings Travels and community organisation Humsafar Trust will train up to 300 members of the LGBT community to drive cabs in Mumbai.

US lifts lifetime ban on gay blood donations

The United States today formally lifted its lifetime ban on blood donations by gay men, replacing the rule with a 12-month waiting period after last sexual contact.

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo spends £1 million on ‘wild party’ in Morocco

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo spends £1 million on ‘wild party’ in Morocco

The Portuguese forward spent time with his friends in the seaside town of Agadir, it has been claimed.

Sting's daughter Eliot Sumner comes out gay

Sting's daughter Eliot Sumner comes out gay

The musician said she has been dating Austrian model Lucie Von Alten for two years.

Why women trust gay men more than straight male friends

Why women trust gay men more than straight male friends

The findings shed new light on why many heterosexual women develop close friendships with gay men.

There's no such thing as 'straight' woman

There's no such thing as 'straight' woman

Women are either bisexual or gay but "never straight," according to a new research.

Japan issues first same-sex partner certificates

Two Tokyo districts issued Japan's first certificates officially recognising samesex partnerships on Thursday, a major step forward for gay couples in a nation where being openly gay remains largely a taboo.

Vatican sacks priest after he comes out as gay

The Vatican dismissed a priest from his post in a Holy See office on Saturday after he told a newspaper he was gay and urged the Catholic Church to change its stance on homosexuality.

Obama nominates first openly gay US Army secretary

 US President Barack Obama nominated Eric Fanning as Army secretary Friday in a move that if confirmed by the Senate would make him the first openly gay person to serve in that role.

Swara Bhaskar supports LGTB community, slams Article 377

Swara Bhaskar supports LGTB community, slams Article 377

Actress Swara Bhaskar of "Tanu Weds Manu" and "Raanjhanaa" fame has come out in the support of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community by slamming the controversial Article 377 of the constitution and terming it "shameful" and "saddening".

'Freeheld' forced me to come out gay: Ellen Page

'Freeheld' forced me to come out gay: Ellen Page

Actress Ellen Page says her upcoming film "Freeheld" compelled her to announce she is gay last year.

Schools in Australia barred from showing gay film

A film about children with same-sex parents has been barred from being shown in public schools throughout Australia`s most populous state, despite the documentary makers Thursday insisting students will benefit.