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.
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.
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.
Rapper Eminem says "he is gay" in the controversial film 'The Interview'. Eminem, 42, came in a cameo as a celebrity on a TV show 'Skylark Tonight' in the movie, where he talked about his music before casually saying that he's "gay", reported Ace Showbiz.
A Beijing court on Friday ordered a psychological clinic to pay compensation to a homosexual man for administering electric shocks in an attempt to make him heterosexual, an unprecedented ruling on so-called conversion therapy.
Members of the LGBT community and civil society activists on Thursday held a protest here against the Supreme Court verdict of 2013 criminalising gay sex, saying it represented a violation of human rights.
President Vladimir Putin on Friday said his support for traditional family values does not mean gays and lesbians will be persecuted, despite what many describe as a crackdown on homosexuals in Russia.