Kathmandu | By Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
PUBLISHED ON DEC 30, 2020 10:32 AM IST
When Angel Lama sashays down the catwalk in the Miss Universe Nepal finals on Wednesday she will make history as the first transgender woman to be a finalist in the Himalayan nation’s most glamorous annual event.
Taipei | By Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 06:26 PM IST
At a rowdy gay bar in Taipei, 28-year old Vilian ends a Friday night drag show by putting on a traditional tribal tunic over his white silk negligee and dancing to an aboriginal song that has become a rallying call for Taiwan’s indigenous minority.
New York City | By Associated Press | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2020 06:17 PM IST
With the city’s massive Pride parade cancelled, Sunday’s performances were virtual, the flags flew in emptier than normal spaces and the protesters were masked.
Associated Press | By Associated Press, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2019 04:22 PM IST
Carrying rainbow flags, balloons and placards and dancing to the beat of drums, they demanded self-identification in any gender for legal recognition rather than first registering as a transgender and then providing proof of surgery to authorities, as suggested by a government bill.
SARAJEVO | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 03:44 PM IST
The parade in the capital Sarajevo ended peacefully despite fears of violence prompted by aggressive hate speech online in a country where anti-gay sentiment can often be heard in public.
Deepika Padukone’s Cannes, Met Gala looks inspire pride parade in Vadodara, she says ‘they look absolutely stunning’. See pic
By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2019 11:27 AM IST
Deepika Padukone shared a picture from Vadodara pride parade, where a group of people are seen dressed in clothes inspired from her looks from Cannes Film Festival and Met Gala earlier this year.
New York | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2019 04:46 AM IST
Some 150,000 parade marchers and an estimated 4 million spectators commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising that triggered the modern LGBTQ movement, with corporate sponsorship and police protection that would have been unthinkable half a century ago.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2019 08:20 PM IST
Perhaps it needs an academic approach to understand the insecurities and discomforts of majorities in order to explain to these dominant groups that equality and social justice are not threats, but something to be aspired for
Washington, USA | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2019 12:53 PM IST
Chaotic scene were seen in downtown Washington DC after word spread like a wildfire among the thousands of participants of the LGBTQ pride parade that someone was carrying a gun.
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2019 10:27 AM IST
Seven people were taken to hospitals with non-life threatening injuries after a man with a gun had fired shots.
Bucharest | By AFP
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2018 01:58 PM IST
Peaceful parades took place across European cities including the capitals of Italy, Greece, Latvia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Romania and Poland.
Asian News International, Washington DC | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2018 10:29 AM IST
Straight people living in neighbourhoods mostly populated by LGBT folks say they support gay rights in theory, but their street interactions contradict those sentiments.