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Indonesia lists homosexuality as 'mental disorder'

Indonesia is about to publish a medical guide where it has listed homosexuality as a mental disorder, the Health Ministry said on Friday.

published on : 2nd February 2018

'Spouse' includes same-sex partners, EU court adviser says

The term "spouse" includes same-sex partners under EU law, meaning that member states cannot deny them residence rights even if gay marriage is illegal in that country.

published on : 11th January 2018

This is what Subramanian Swamy has to say about homosexuality

The senior BJP leader was responding to the Supreme Court’s decision of re-examining the constitutional validity of Section 377, a colonial-era law reinstated in 2013, that criminalises homosexuality,

published on : 9th January 2018

LGBT activists, community, netas hail SC move to review Section 377

LGBT activists, members of the community and their supporters in political circles were elated after the Supreme Court on Monday decided to review Section 377, which criminalises unnatural sex.

published on : 9th January 2018

Section 377 criminalising gay sex to be reviewed: Transgender board hopeful about positive change

Director Transgender and Hijra Association of Bengal and Member of Transgender Board, Ranjita Singha hailed the decision of the Supreme Court to review the contentious Section 377.

published on : 8th January 2018

Section 377 review: Five events surrounding the law criminalising gay sex you need to know

The Supreme Court today announced a review of the controversial ban on gay sex, saying no one should have to live in fear because of their sexuality.

published on : 8th January 2018

Section 377: SC to refer plea seeking decriminalisation of homosexuality to larger bench

The Delhi HC struck down the law criminalising consensual same-sex relationships in 2009 but the top court overturned the decision in 2014, asking Parliament to bring a law.

published on : 8th January 2018

Margaret Court to skip Australian Open after gay uproar

The tennis great's views on homosexuality sparked calls for a boycott of the Australian Open stadium named after her.

published on : 5th January 2018

Egypt jails 14 for homosexuality

Homosexuality is not expressly outlawed in Egypt, but gays have previously been charged with debauchery in the deeply conservative Muslim society.

published on : 27th November 2017

Celebrations as Australians vote 'Yes' to allow same-sex marriage

Australians voted decisively in favour of allowing same-sex couples to marry, sparking joyous celebrations Wednesday across the country.

published on : 15th November 2017

Australia: Rules on religious freedom sought for opponents of gay marriage

Australia's same-sex marriage poll is widely expected to return a 'yes' majority this week but conservatives are pushing for protection for those who defend 'traditional understanding of marriage'.

published on : 13th November 2017

Amnesty condemns Egypt bill to criminalise homosexuality

Amnesty International on Thursday condemned a draft bill in the Egyptian parliament that would criminalise homosexuality, in what the rights group called an "unprecedented homophobic crackdown".

published on : 9th November 2017

Disney Channel introduces gay storyline for the first time with 'Andi Mack'

"Andi Mack", a coming-of-age drama, will feature one of the show's main characters grappling with feelings for a male classmate.

published on : 26th October 2017

Greek clerics ring church bells to protest gender rights law

Church bells have rung "in mourning" across a western Greek diocese to protest the passing of a law making it easier for people to officially change their gender.

published on : 15th October 2017

Indonesian police arrest 58 men in raid on gay sauna

Police late Friday raided a building in the capital Jakarta that houses a sauna and a gym after they received information from the public that it was being used for prostitution.

published on : 7th October 2017
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