Even Ram was welcoming of the queer: Devdutt Pattanaik

"In India, we have always been inclusive. I say this because in the earliest Sanskrit texts,we have had male, female and queer mentioned" says renowned author Devdutt Pattanaik

published on : 14th July 2019

India's first LGBTQIA job fair held in Bengaluru

The first LGBTQIA job fair in India was held in Bengaluru on July 12. It attracted more than 250 people looking for employment with companies including Intel, Goldman Sachs, and Uber.

published on : 13th July 2019

Chennai Pride March 2019: Colours galore as city embraces diversity

Chennai celebrated its eleventh Pride March on June 30.

published on : 30th June 2019

Transgender Protests: Lok Sabha bill stirs protests by Trans community

The Transgender Bill was passed in the Lok Sabha on Monday. Activists say that it was passed without any community consultation and it does not address concerns or demands of the community. 

published on : 21st December 2018

Chennai's LGBTQ Community reacts to historic Section 377 verdict

A five-judge bench unanimously legalised homosexuality bringing an end to a 157-years long battle. Chennai's LGBTQ Community gathered to celebrate freedom and love on this historic day.

published on : 7th September 2018

There should not be discrimination among people: Subramanian Swamy 

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday said that there should not be any kind of discrimination on social level with any person but I don’t believe that having both kinds of relationship is right. 

published on : 7th September 2018

Chennai shows support for 10th Rainbow Pride march

The annual march, which is organised by TNRC saw active participation from members and supporters of the lesbian, gay, bi, transgender, intersex, queer, asexual and other (LGBTIQA+) community.

published on : 26th June 2018

Mexican fans react as FIFA opens case on alleged homophobic chants

Mexico fans say the chants that FIFA are investigating as being allegedly homosexual are only meant light-heartedly.

published on : 19th June 2018

London kicks off its annual LGBT Pride weekend

Thousands have joined the annual pride march with the theme "“Love Happens Here” marking the 50th year since homosexuality was decriminalised in England and Wales.

published on : 9th July 2017

World Pride celebrations kick off in Madrid

Huge crowds gather in Madrid for the opening of World Pride, one of the biggest celebrations of lesbian, gay and transsexual rights.

published on : 29th June 2017

Odisha man takes matrimonial vows with transgender

In a first, a transgender named Meghna got married to a man named Basudev in Bhubaneswar.

published on : 27th January 2017