Gays in Central Asia - The Economist
03 Apr 14, 04:04:24
Gays in Central AsiaThe EconomistHomophobia runs deep across Muslim Central Asia. In Turkmenistan gay sex earns up to five years in a labour camp (going up to 20 years for repeat offenders). In Uzbekistan the sentence is three years in jails rife with tuberculosis. In all five Central ...
China's Xiang Xiaohan: First gay man to sue the government - BBC News
28 Mar 14, 03:03:47
China's Xiang Xiaohan: First gay man to sue the governmentBBC NewsNineteen-year-old Xiang Xiaohan, a gay rights activist from Hunan Province, has been dubbed China's Don Quixote over his dogged determination to take the government to court. His campaign to challenge a decision by the civil affairs department of Hunan ...
Leading the Way: Vietnam's Push for Gay Rights - the Diplomat
19 Apr 14, 08:04:21
Leading the Way: Vietnam's Push for Gay Rightsthe DiplomatThese developments have delighted and shocked gay rights advocates and made Vietnam a surprising torchbearer for LGBT issues in Southeast Asia. This is particularly remarkable when you consider that until 2000 it was illegal for gay couples to even ...
India: Court to Hear Appeal Over Restoration of Ban on Gay Sex - New York Times
23 Apr 14, 02:04:27
Justin Bieber's visit to Japan's controversial Yasukuni Shrine reignites anger ... - New York Daily News
24 Apr 14, 06:04:04
Asia Day Ahead: Investors await big name earnings - Yahoo Singapore News
24 Apr 14, 06:04:48
Asia Day Ahead: Investors await big name earningsYahoo Singapore NewsAsia Day Ahead: Investors await big name earnings. Email 0; Share 0. Tweet. 0. Share0 .... Lawyers for four gay and lesbian couples urged a federal judge to strike down Oregon's voter approved ban on same sex marriage. State attorneys are not defending ...
Comment: Why we wanted our own 'First Big Fat Gay Asian Wedding' - PinkNews.co.uk
12 Apr 14, 09:04:07
Comment: Why we wanted our own 'First Big Fat Gay Asian Wedding'PinkNews.co.ukOne of the first gay couples to marry in England and Wales, Subodh Rathod and Niranjan Kamatkar, write for PinkNews on organising their wedding in Haringey. The first same-sex marriages took place on Saturday, the 29 March 2014 in England and Wales.
Rémy Cointreau launches 'Fly Me To…' promotion at Asia hub airports - MoodieReport
24 Apr 14, 09:04:48
Vietnam's gay population hopeful about future - Asian Correspondent
15 Apr 14, 02:04:29
Vietnam's gay population hopeful about futureAsian CorrespondentOther countries in Asia are also reconsidering their laws against gay people. Thailand, already known for its liberal sexual policies, is set to pass legislation on the legalization of same-sex relationships. Cambodia will also amend its civil code ...
Boy Scout Troop Loses Charter Over Gay Leader - New York Times
22 Apr 14, 12:04:48
Boy Scout Troop Loses Charter Over Gay LeaderNew York TimesHe said there were boys from immigrant families, including from Asia and Africa, as well as two boys with gay fathers. “We'll have to figure out a new name,” he said. A version of this article appears in print on April 22, 2014, on page A15 of the New ...and more » |