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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 and First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde, began Sunday afternoon, while Black Lives Matter (BLM) participated towards the end of the parade. The theme for Pride Toronto 2017 is inclusivity. more
2017: Year of the LGBTQ politics?

New Delhi, Jun 19 (JEN): In March, earlier this year, the LGBTQ community across the globe felt a sense of pain as American Artist Gilbert Baker, the creator of the Rainbow Flag, breathed hi ...

Instagram to celebrate Pride month, rolls out new stickers

California, Jun 6 (JEN): In solidarity with the LGBTQ people, image sharing app Instagram has rolled out new stickers to celebrate the Pride month.

Ireland set to have its first homosexual Indian-origin Prime Minister

Dublin, Jun 3 (JEN): Ireland is set to have its first gay taoiseach (Prime Minister), after he was voted leader of the Fine Gael party, reports said.

Toronto Mayor favours continued funding for "Pride Toronto" LGBTQ march

Toronto, May 9 (IBNS/JEN): Pride Toronto, a not-for-profit organisation which celebrates Pride Toronto Parade (PTP), a ten-day event during the end of June each year to celebrate the diversi ...

147 films to screen at 8th KASHISH Mumbai LGBTQ film fest

Mumbai, Apr 26 (Just Earth News): South Asia's biggest and India's only mainstream LGBTQ film festival - KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival - returns for its eighth edition in ...

LGBTQ film The Pink Mirror breaks the ice over Netflix

Mumbai, Jan 9 (Just Earth News/IBNS) The much acclaimed and award winning drama film, ‘The Pink Mirror’ (Gulabi Aaina), the first Indian film to comprehensively focus on transs ...

Filmmaker Sridhar Rangayan to be a Grand Marshal at Montreal Pride 2016

Mumbai, Aug 2 (Just earth news): In an honour for the Indian LGBT community, filmmaker Sridhar Rangayan, who earlier this year co-won the National Film Award for Best Editing, will be the ...

Obama honours LGBT movement, designates Stonewall National Monument

Washington, Jun 25 (Just Earth News): US President Barack Obama on Friday honoured the LGBT movement by designating the Stonewall National Monument, the newest monument in the US and the fir ...

45 films in competition at LGBTQ film fest KASHISH

Mumbai, May 13 (JEN) Forty-five films will compete for top awards at the 6th KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film festival to be held between May 27 - May 31 here.