Gay

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.

Ireland's gay bull Benjy saved from slaughterhouse

He faced execution for failure to perform. But Benjy, the gay bull of Ireland, has been saved following a worldwide appeal backed by "The Simpsons" co-creator Sam Simon.

Apple CEO Tim Cook says he is ‘proud to be gay’
Apple CEO Tim Cook says he is ‘proud to be gay’

Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook publicly came out as gay in an opinion piece he wrote Thursday.

US to recognise same-sex marriage in 6 more states

The federal government is recognising gay marriage in six more states and extending federal benefits to those couples, Attorney General Eric Holder has announced.

Tens of thousands march for gay rights in Taiwan

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Taipei today for Asia's largest gay rights parade, with many urging parliament to push through a controversial bill recognising same-sex marriage.

Roy Hodgson does not believe there are any 'gay footballers'
Roy Hodgson does not believe there are any 'gay footballers'

England football team manger Roy Hodgson has said that he did not believe there were any gay footballers, as he had never come across any players who had aroused his suspicion.

Rome mayor defies law to register 16 gay marriages

Rome's left-wing mayor Ignazio Marino Saturday registered 16 gay marriages carried out abroad in defiance of Italian law, which does not recognise same-sex unions.

Pope faces key test with vote on divorcees, gays

Pope Francis was set to sort his allies from his enemies Saturday with a Vatican vote on a document drafted at the end of a fierce two-week debate over opening the Catholic Church`s doors to remarried divorcees and gays.

Gay marriage becomes legal in Arizona

Gay marriage has become legal in Arizona after the state's conservative attorney general said Friday that he wouldn't challenge a federal court decision that cleared the way for same-sex unions in the state.

Former British PM Tony Blair named "gay icon"
Former British PM Tony Blair named "gay icon"

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was named one of the top "gay icons" of the last thirty years on Friday in recognition of his work for gay rights.

I got married for kids: Neil Patrick Harris
I got married for kids: Neil Patrick Harris

 

London: 'How I Met Your Mother' star Neil Patrick Harris admits he and partner David Burtka decided to get married because their four-year-old twins, Harper and Gideon, put them under pressure.

Why a 'gay' Navy officer made history in Chile

A Navy officer on Wednesday became the first member of the Chilean military to reveal he is gay -- a groundbreaking admission in this conservative Catholic country.