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Gay valedictorian rejected by parents gets USD 80,000 in donations for college

The Florida teenager had began to lose hope, until his Biology teacher stepped in to help him out.

02 Aug 2018 12:46 PM

LGBQ teens at higher risk of substance abuse

There have been some indications that LGBQ teens face increased substance use risks.

14 Jul 2018 12:58 PM

CJI Dipak Misra hints in favour of decriminalisation of Section 377

Once the court decriminalises Section 377, then the discrimination faced by the LGBT community in employment will vanish, CJI said.

11 Jul 2018 8:37 PM

Is homosexuality crime? Centre says it will ‘leave decision to wisdom of SC’

'We leave it to the wisdom of the court,' Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told Supreme Court.

11 Jul 2018 1:03 PM

SC to begin fresh hearing on LGBTQ's sexual rights on July 10

SC will hear appeals against Delhi HC verdict in 2013 that decriminalised 'any form of sex against order of nature'.

07 Jul 2018 6:50 PM


New York walks for rainbow pride as they march towards 50th year

Hundreds marched and danced on New York streets on Sunday in latest festive edition of Gay Pride parade that began in Central Park in 1970.

25 Jun 2018 5:25 PM

Cute pups show off their 'Pride'

Here are some of the most adorable tweets shared by dog owners.

25 Jun 2018 1:17 PM

Being bisexual can be injurious to health

Bisexual men have a higher risk for heart disease compared with heterosexual men across several modifiable risk factors.

22 Jun 2018 8:25 AM

LGBTQ struggles to find standing in society

Violent incidents against community members on rise.

18 Jun 2018 1:30 AM

Suspected to be gay, 8-year-old beaten and forced to eat cat poo, killed by mum

Mum and her boyfriend inflicted eight-months of horrific abuse on Gabriel Fernandez before finally killing him.

09 Jun 2018 12:48 PM


Maharashtra cop undergoing sex change operation to be treated as male constable

Salve received a letter from the state Home department last month allowing her to go on leave to undergo the surgery.

05 Jun 2018 4:23 PM

Mr Gay World 2018: Kolkata boy Samarpan Maiti declared second runner up

Youngster who has become the first Indian to reach top three in coveted competition, shares stories of his journey and his future plans.

29 May 2018 4:39 PM

New survey reveals LGBTQ teens experience high levels of stress

High number of LGBTQ youth report they have trouble sleeping at night

17 May 2018 3:36 PM

Humsafar Trust moves Supreme Court against Sec 377

Petition claims section 377 of Indian Penal Code deprives LGBTQ persons of equality before law, freedom of expression and right to dignity.

02 May 2018 1:49 PM

Using transgender youths' chosen names may lower suicide risk

The reduction in mental health risks was strongest when the chosen name was used in multiple contexts.

15 Apr 2018 8:13 PM


Outrage over competition for ideas to 'convert' gay students in Malaysian university

The contest organised by the Muslim Students Association called for participants to create videos and posters.

04 Apr 2018 7:25 PM

Teens who hide their sexual orientation have higher suicide risk

Nearly half of the kids who had experienced sexual orientation discordance – 46 percent – reported suicidal thoughts or behaviours.

20 Mar 2018 3:14 PM

Company policy disallows you: Pune mall denies entry to transgender

The victim said, security guards at the entrance refused to conduct her security check claiming the mall didn't allow transgenders to enter.

17 Mar 2018 2:38 PM

Male-to-female transgender surgery can give better life

The study shows that 80 percent of male-to-female patients perceived themselves as women post-surgery.

17 Mar 2018 12:20 PM

Many transgender patients pay cash for gender-affirming surgery

After 2012, the proportion of patients paying cash for surgery not covered by insurance decreased minutely each year.

17 Mar 2018 10:08 AM