LGBT community

Twitter celebrates one year of decriminalising Section 377 in India

Twitter celebrates one year of decriminalising Section 377 in India

“Section 377, to the extent it criminalises sexual acts between consenting adults, whether homosexual or heterosexual, is unconstitutional"

Star India extends group health insurance cover to partners of its LGBT employees

Star India extends group health insurance cover to partners of its LGBT employees

Mumbai: In a major gender inclusion step, broadcasting major Star India has extended the group health insurance cover to the partners of ...Read More

Indore: They voted in hope of more gender rights, respectable life

Indore: They voted in hope of more gender rights, respectable life

Indore: Voting is a right that does not discriminate between genders. Exercising their power, transgender community and LGBT community pe...Read More

Love not restricted to any gender, says ‘Gangs of Wasseypur 2’ actress Huma Qureshi

Love not restricted to any gender, says ‘Gangs of Wasseypur 2’ actress Huma Qureshi

Mumbai: Actress Huma Qureshi says love is not restricted to any gender, and believes it is an individual’s right to choose who they want ...Read More

No acche din for hijra community yet, says transgender poet Disha Shaikh

No acche din for hijra community yet, says transgender poet Disha Shaikh

“Our strength is in our unity and we have to be one and together. However, after 2014 (judgment), the government has been taking steps to...Read More

Transgender band to discuss ‘Power of Pink’ at India Global summit

Transgender band to discuss ‘Power of Pink’ at India Global summit

New Delhi: India’s first transgender band ‘The Six Pack Band’ will attend the fourth edition of Tomorrow’s India Global Summit, to be hel...Read More

Colleagues, friends ostracised me for fighting for LGBT rights: Celina Jaitly

Colleagues, friends ostracised me for fighting for LGBT rights: Celina Jaitly

Celina Jaitly, who has always spoken up for the rights of the LGBT community (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer), says she was o...Read More

Indore: Members happy about SC decision of decriminalising gay sex, say society needs to change

Indore: Members happy about SC decision of decriminalising gay sex, say society needs to change

Indore: In a historic judgement, the Supreme Court on Thursday ruled out consensual gay sex not a criminal act giving freedom to members ...Read More

Section 377 Verdict: Finally, out of the closet

Section 377 Verdict: Finally, out of the closet

I want to break free and say I am a queer

Section 377 Verdict: Love is not a crime, says activist Ankit Bhuptani

Section 377 Verdict: Love is not a crime, says activist Ankit Bhuptani

Mumbai: Ankit Bhuptani (26) is elated with the Supreme Court judgement decriminalising homosexuality on Thursday among the Lesbian, Gay, ...Read More

LGBT community would no longer feel like criminals, second class citizens: one of petitioners in Supreme Court

LGBT community would no longer feel like criminals, second class citizens: one of petitioners in Supreme Court

New Delhi: One of the petitioners in the Supreme Court on the Section 377 issue said the apex court verdict is a new dawn for the LGBT co...Read More

Karan Johar on Section 377 Verdict: Finally! India gets its oxygen back

Karan Johar on Section 377 Verdict: Finally! India gets its oxygen back

Today, Supreme Court of India gave a historical verdict on Section 377 by decriminalising gay sex. As soon as SC announced the verdict, p...Read More

LGBT looks up to Supreme Court for securing their rights

LGBT looks up to Supreme Court for securing their rights

Bhopal: “We are confident that the decision of the Supreme Court will go in our favour. Once section 377 of the IPC is decriminalized, no...Read More

Legalizing same-sex marriage improves health care access for gays: Study

Legalizing same-sex marriage improves health care access for gays: Study

New York: Legalizing same-sex marriage will offer the LGBT community a chance to significantly improve their quality of life by getting e...Read More

Section 377: Indian entertainment industry is ruled by homosexual people, says Mahika Sharma

Section 377: Indian entertainment industry is ruled by homosexual people, says Mahika Sharma

Actress Mahika Sharma has extended her support to the LGBT community and demanded to scrap of section 377 of the IPC that criminalises ho...Read More

Mumbai: Activist Ashok Row Kavi challenges Sec 377 in SC

Mumbai: Activist Ashok Row Kavi challenges Sec 377 in SC

Mumbai: In what has brought some hope to the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) community, the Supreme Court of India on Tuesday iss...Read More

The Dramatic Decade: Landmark Cases of Modern India by Indu Bhan- Review

The Dramatic Decade: Landmark Cases of Modern India by Indu Bhan- Review

Book: The Dramatic DecadeAuthor: Indu BhanPublisher: Penguin VikingPages: 251Price: Rs 499

India’s first openly gay prince Manvendra Singh Gohil to open centre for LGBT community; full details

India’s first openly gay prince Manvendra Singh Gohil to open centre for LGBT community; full details

Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil, India’s only gay prince who is the probable heir of the Maharaja of Gujarat’s Rajpipla, has opened up his 1...Read More

Section 377: Transgender board hopeful about positive change

Section 377: Transgender board hopeful about positive change

Kolkata: Director Transgender and Hijra Association of Bengal and Member of Transgender Board, Ranjita Singha on Monday hailed the decisi...Read More

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