Gay

Nigeria`s Sharia police arrest 12 over `gay wedding`

 Twelve young men were arrested in the north Nigerian city of Kano for allegedly planning a gay wedding, the Islamic law-enforcement agency, the Hisbah, said on Tuesday.

China court hears `first gay workplace discrimination lawsuit`

A Chinese court has heard what is believed to be the country`s first lawsuit over gay workplace discrimination, in a case that could have wide repercussions.

Billy Crystal clarifies gay sex scene comments
Billy Crystal clarifies gay sex scene comments

Billy Crystal is surprised that his comments about not liking too much of gay sex scenes on TV got misconstrued.

Islamic State crucifies 17 men, throws 'gay' men off tower
Islamic State crucifies 17 men, throws 'gay' men off tower

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.

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.

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.

Egypt court acquits 26 men in gay trial

An Egyptian court on Monday acquitted 26 men arrested in a televised raid last month by police looking for gays at a Cairo public bath house.

Meet the two 'gay men' that will wed as 'brides' after undergoing full sex change

Two gay men, who opted for full sex change surgery to become women, will now walk down the aisle as lesbians.

How Jimmy Fallon once blew the chance of dating Nicole Kidman
How Jimmy Fallon once blew the chance of dating Nicole Kidman

 Nicole Kidman revealed during an interview with Jimmy Fallonthat the host once blew the chance to date her because she got convinced that he was gay.

Gay references removed from 'Pride' US DVD cover
Gay references removed from 'Pride' US DVD cover

Gay references have been removed from the cover of the US DVD release of British LGBT-related historical comedy-drama film 'Pride'.

I'm a happy gay man: Country singer Ty Herndon

Country singer Ty Herndon says he is a proud and happy gay man. He says his mother was the first person to know his sexual orientation.

Eminem is gay?
Eminem is gay?

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.

For gay Syrians, jihadist threat adds new fear

 Since jihadists from the Islamic State group seized control of two northeastern Syrian provinces, Jad has lost all contact with friends there from the country`s tight-knit gay community.

China court raps clinic over 'gay conversion' therapy

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.

Martina Navratilova marries longtime gay lover Julia Lemigova at 58
Martina Navratilova marries longtime gay lover Julia Lemigova at 58

The tennis icon Martina Navratilova has got married to her longtime gay partner Julia Lemigova in New York City.

SC ruling on Sec 377 violation of human rights: LGBT community

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.

Vladimir Putin says traditional values do not mean persecution of gays

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.

Uganda lawmakers ready new anti-gay bill as `Christmas gift`

Ugandan lawmakers drafting new anti-gay legislation said on Friday they will submit it to Parliament as a "Christmas gift" to the people.

LGBT community members, supporters hold parade in Delhi

Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community held a march in the national capital on Sunday demanding an end to the discrimination which is still being faced by them.

Groundbreaking study reveals sexual orientation may not be a choice
Groundbreaking study reveals sexual orientation may not be a choice

The largest ever study of its kind has found clear links between male sexual orientation and two specific regions of the human genome that erodes the notion that sexual orientation is a choice.