Same-Sex Marriage

Same-sex marriage: Delhi HC to hear pleas for live streaming of proceedings on December 6 

The high court had earlier expressed displeasure over the filing of an affidavit by the Centre opposing the live streaming plea, as it contained certain alleged objectionable words.

published on : 24th August 2022

Woman weds woman: Karnataka village witnesses unique marriage to open up heavens

To please rain god Indra, the Halakki Vokkaliga community conducts a marriage between two women, who are symbolically married for rain, productivity and happiness.

published on : 6th August 2022

First same-sex couples get married in Switzerland

Switzerland decriminalised homosexuality in 1942. Before Friday, same-sex couples could only register a civil partnership.

published on : 1st July 2022

Pride parades on across US amid fears over erosion of hard-won freedoms

Celebrations are now global, taking place throughout the year in multiple countries, with many of the biggest parades taking place in June. One of the world’s largest, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, was held J

published on : 26th June 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

UP govt opposes same-sex marriage; Allahabad HC rejects plea of lesbian couple 

Uttar Pradesh government termed such marriages against Indian culture and various other religions co-existing in the country.

published on : 14th April 2022

Allahabad HC rejects two women's plea to recognise their 'marriage', cites Hindu culture

A Habeas Corpus plea was filed by Anju Devi seeking the custody of her 23-year-old daughter who, she alleged, was illegally detained by a 22-year-old woman.

published on : 14th April 2022

Two women cricketers from Australia, New Zealand get married

Hayley Jensen who used to play for Stars before making a cross-town move to arch-rivals Melbourne Renegades. 

published on : 19th April 2019

Samantha Stosur urges Margaret Court to stop comments about same-sex marriage

Sam Stosur says Margaret Court is digging a very big hole for herself with her comments about same-sex marriage and the LGBTQs.

published on : 3rd June 2017