LGBTQ

Same-sex marriage: Delhi HC takes exception to Centre's affidavit filed with 'objectionable comments'

The high court said that the affidavit should not come from the ministry and the counsel should not file it without reading.

published on : 17th May 2022

English soccer player Jake Daniels comes out as gay, football association comes in support

While women's soccer features many prominent LGBTQ+ players, the men's professional game lacks players who are publicly gay and has seemed to have even hostile attitudes in locker rooms.

published on : 17th May 2022

Same-sex marriage: Centre opposes in Delhi HC plea for live streaming of proceedings

The Centre, in its affidavit, said the applicants were attempting to create a dramatic impression of the proceedings before the court and to win sympathy.

published on : 17th May 2022

Subaltern Tales

The average reader is perhaps unaware that being published is a privilege not quite equitably distributed.

published on : 15th May 2022

Social network Grindr going public at USD 2.1 billion value

Grindr had an average of 10.8 million users monthly last year, most of whom are age 35 or younger, the company said in a release. The startup founded in 2009 said it is profitable.

published on : 11th May 2022

UK's first LGBTQ+ museum opens in London

Housed in a 19th-century building in a redeveloped area behind King's Cross railway station, the museum has been four years in the making and is entirely financed by private donations.

published on : 8th May 2022

The cost of societal oblivion

I wouldn’t speak of my condition with anyone, avoid interacting with my peers and not step out once I returned home. 

published on : 5th May 2022

Retelling stories with pride

Yash Sharma a 23-year-old student at Delhi School of Social Work, decided to come out as gay to his parents in early 2020.

published on : 30th April 2022

Ernakulam gearing up to become model transgender-friendly district

The Ernakulam office of the Social Justice Department is gearing up to make the city transgender-friendly.

published on : 26th April 2022

Insurtech drives new-age digital customers

Insurtech companies are now addressing niche needs such as pet insurance, new covers for LGBTQ, and IVF

published on : 25th April 2022

Perambalur top cop's mystery signs turn spotlight on LGBTQ issues, wins hearts

The idea was that the mystery should drive them to look up the acronym and learn more about the community,” Perambalur Superintendent of Police S Mani told TNIE on Tuesday.

published on : 13th April 2022

Embracing fluid drapes of freedom

This nonconformist 18-year-old Delhi resident decided to flaunt their gender fluidity by wearing a sari to their school farewell 

published on : 10th April 2022

Qatari official: Rainbow flags may be taken to protect fans

Major General Abdulaziz Abdullah Al Ansari insisted that LGBTQ couples would be welcomed and accepted in Qatar for the Nov. 21-Dec 18, but no demonstartions.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Private member bills in Lok Sabha to legalise same-sex marriage, provide rights to LGBTQIA persons

Another private member bill was also introduced on a similar issue by DMK MP DNV Senthilkumar S which talked about providing rights to LGBTQIA persons to enable them to live with human dignity.

published on : 1st April 2022

Building a foundation for an inclusive future for trans individuals

The transgender community has been exposed to years of systemic oppression owing to the heteronormative norm in society.

published on : 1st April 2022
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