Rights / Gender

Tokyo/Wellington, Nov 30 (JEN): Maurice Williamson is a former New Zealand Member of Parliament who gave a heartwarming speech about same sex marriage in 2013, but that is not why he's headlining the news in 2017. Apparently, he's a big 'gay icon' in Japan!

Olivia Nuamah: Pride Toronto chief opens up on gender, racism and coming out

The director of one of Toronto's top calendar events, Pride Toronto, Olivia Nuamah wants to be treated like a white male heading a company. In an exclusive interview with IBNS Canada's Suman ...

Australia: Same sex marriage vote could hit a bump. Here's why:

Sydney, Sep 5 (JEN): Come Sep 12, Australians will take part in a vote to decide whether to legalise same sex marriages or not, but that could all come to an abrupt end.

Qantas CEO urges Australians to support same-sex marriage

Melbourne, Aug 21 (JEN): Qantas head Alan Joyce has urged Australians to support same-sex marriage in the upcoming postal vote on the issue, reports said.

Gay Australians waiting to get married legally

Melbourne, Aug 5 (JEN): A marriage has its pros and cons, but above all it grants one extended legal rights, which can act as an advantage at certain times, as gay Australians feel.

ISHQ 104.8 FM launches Gaydio, India's first LGBTQ radio show

Kolkata, Jul 19 (JEN): Time has changed, so has radio and its antique ways.

Indonesia and Gay rights: As open as never

New Delhi, Jul 6 (JEN): Indonesia keeps on hogging the limelight, apparently for the same reason, Gay rights.

Malta to legalise gay marriages

Valletta, Jul 3 (JEN): A leader in gay rights in Europe, Malta, a Catholic major nation, is about to legalise same-sex marriages in the country, reports said.

Germany legalises gay marriage, allows couples to adopt children

Berlin, Jun 30 (JEN): The LGBTQ community in Germany took to the streets to celebrate a landmark ruling in their favour as the country legalised same-sex marriages and also bestowed them wit ...

It's all about Inclusivity in Pride Toronto 2017

Toronto, Jun 27 (JEN): Canada’s largest Pride parade -- with multi-coloured streamers and Canadian flags hung from balconies along the parade route -- led by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ...