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Pakistan Bans Discrimination Against Transgender Women

Thanks to two bills in Pakistan, it will soon be illegal to discriminate against transgender persons when it comes to…

India will Not Clear Film that ‘Glorifies’ a Gay Relationship

The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) will not clear a Malayalam film as it seems to glorify a “homosexual relationship,”…

Homosexuality is Confronted with Silence In India, But that’s What One Filmmaker Wants

India’s first LGBT silent film by Faraz Arif Ansari. Faraz says, “The government have literally pulled the tongues out of…

Nuns Set Up School for Transgender Men and Women in India

A group of nuns in India have taken on an unlikely cause. A church in Kerala is supporting the local…

eBay India Makes History with On-Screen Same-Sex Proposal in New Breathtaking Ad

#thingsdontjudge is the theme surrounding a brand-new ad from eBay.in. Within the the one-minute, beautifully choreographed shot, men and women…

The tide is swiftly turning in favor of LGBT inclusion in respect to Indian advertising, Ad Age India reports. Just…

Famed British actor Sir Ian McKellen had some advice for India over its antiquated reinstitution of colonial-era buggery laws…”grow up.”…

The Indian firm, Bharat Biotech, has recently become the world’s first company to develop not one but two potential vaccines to…

First, Japan saw their first lesbian kiss air on television, and now India’s population set their eyes on a steamy…

An Indian mother has taken out the country’s first-ever same-sex matrimonial ad on behalf of her gay son, Harish Iyer.…

If it wasn’t bad enough for the LGBT community in India after a court recriminalized homosexual acts, things seems to be…

Independent candidate Madhu Kinnar has won the Raigarh Munipal Coroporation mayoral election, making her the first transgender individual to hold…

It wasn’t just a protest over the country’s reinstatement of an anti-gay sex law that brought hundreds of LGBT and allies…

While gay and lesbian rights in India have taken a step back in recent years, the transgender community has seen slow…

Despite reports that the Sultan of Brunei is no longer interested in purchasing New York’s iconic Plaza Hotel, a new report…

In yet another blow to the lesbian and gay community of India, India’s Cabinet may ban gays from adopting children.…

In a symbolic gesture, the United Nations Free & Equal campaign  released a music video starring actress and former Miss…

Anti-gay legislation and homophobia costs India $31 billion annually, according to a new study from the World Bank. Between violence,…

India’s top court upheld a colonial-era ban on gay sex when it dismissed a review petition. According to Bloomberg: “A…

Weeds and 30 Rock actor Maulik Pancholy, who late last year came out of the closet, announced via Twitter that he…

“On December 11th, 2013, The Supreme Court of India reinstated the Criminality of Homosexuality in India. This Judgment has inspired…

In a shocking decision, India’s Supreme Court struck down a 2009 lower-court ruling that decriminalized homosexuality once again making homosexuality…

New Delhi, India was the scene of a colorful display of solidarity this weekend as hundreds of LGBT people and…

“Confused about your sexual orientation? Worried about your gender identity? Need somebody to talk to? Need information on queer life?…

  It wasn’t too long ago that gay sex in Indian was illegal under a colonial-era law—it was in 2009…

Image via Passport. Savita, a 25-year-old student and her 20-year-old wife Veena were married by a court in Haryana, India…