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Quartz Daily Brief—Asia edition—Poland's next president, Ethiopia voted ... - Quartz

24 May 15, 10:05:12

Quartz Daily Brief—Asia edition—Poland's next president, Ethiopia voted ...
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Local and regional elections on Sunday were expected to signal widespread frustration with prime minster Mariano Rajoy's Popular Party, which has been unable to keep high unemployment and corruption scandals at bay. Ireland voted yes on gay marriage.

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Harrish Iyer: Indian matrimonial ad seeks 'groom' for gay activist - BBC News

20 May 15, 03:05:18

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Harrish Iyer: Indian matrimonial ad seeks 'groom' for gay activist
BBC News
Gay rights activist Harrish Iyer has received half a dozen proposals after his mother placed a matrimonial advertisement in an Indian newspaper. The advert, believed to be India's first gay matrimonial ad, was placed by his mother, Padma Iyer, in ...
India's first gay marriage ad: Mumbai mother seeks 'vegetarian groom for my son'Telegraph.co.uk
Indian mother places advert for a groom... for her sonCNN
Mother seeks a groom for her son in India's first gay marriage adThe Japan Times
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Quartz Daily Brief—Asia edition—Gay marriage, trade deals, Lumber ... - Quartz

21 May 15, 09:05:36

Quartz Daily Brief—Asia edition—Gay marriage, trade deals, Lumber ...
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Ireland votes on gay marriage. The majority-Catholic country will hold a referendum on whether to add a line to the constitution to allow for people to marry “without distinction as to their sex.” Recent polls show that around 70% of voters support gay ...

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Thailand is the happiest country to be gay in East Asia - Coconuts Bangkok

19 May 15, 11:05:43

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Thailand is the happiest country to be gay in East Asia
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Thailand is the happiest country to be gay in East Asia and ranked 16th in the world, according to the recent “Gay Happiness Index” from dating service PlanetRomeo. Based on a survey of 115,000 gay men worldwide, Netherlands-based PlanetRomeo said ...
Israel ranks 7th in global Gay Happiness IndexHaaretz

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A landslide in Ireland - Politico

24 May 15, 07:05:52

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A landslide in Ireland
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DUBLIN — “I always had confidence in the Irish people, said Irish Senator David Norris early in the afternoon outside Dublin Castle as word of a definitive victory for Ireland's gay marriage referendum was beginning to spread from the count centers.
Ireland Passes Same-Sex Marriage After Landslide Win in VotesGazette Review
Irish voters back gay marriage in 'social revolution'Reuters UK
Ireland 'changed utterly' by gay marriage vote: PressAsiaOne
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First Asia LGBT Index highlights Hong Kong's most gay friendly businesses - Gay Star News

15 May 15, 02:05:51

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First Asia LGBT Index highlights Hong Kong's most gay friendly businesses
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Community Business, a not-for-profit organization focusing on diversity and inclusion in the corporate world, has today revealed the results of its inaugural Hong Kong LGBT Workplace Inclusion Index. Earlier this year, companies were invited to make ...

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Mother lauded for placing India's first gay matrimonial ad for son - Channel News Asia

22 May 15, 04:05:37

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Mother lauded for placing India's first gay matrimonial ad for son
Channel News Asia
But, Mrs Iyer's task of looking for an arranged match is rather difficult, as she is seeking a groom for her 36-year-old Harish - who is gay. Many parents use matrimonial advertisements to find potential spouses for their children. After some ...
Indian mom seeks groom for son in gay marriage advertAsiaOne
Matrimonial ad for gay son stirs lively debategulfnews.com

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Gay woman challenges Hong Kong in landmark trial - BBC News

14 May 15, 03:05:29

BBC News

Gay woman challenges Hong Kong in landmark trial
BBC News
Hong Kong bills itself as Asia's World City, a cutting-edge metropolis that effortlessly fuses the traditional and the modern. But on the subject of rights for sexual minorities, gay rights activists say the city is firmly stuck in the past. On ...
British gay woman in legal fight to settle in Hong KongAsiaOne

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Gay rodeo tests tolerance in Arkansas, hotbed of rights fight - Channel News Asia

20 May 15, 01:05:09

Channel News Asia

Gay rodeo tests tolerance in Arkansas, hotbed of rights fight
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Wade Earp, 49, (R) competes in the calf roping event at the International Gay Rodeo Association's Rodeo In the Rock in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States April 25, 2015. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson. Raymond Norris, 45, rides a steer while competing in the ...

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Russian police detain activists at gay flashmob in Moscow - Channel News Asia

17 May 15, 04:05:58

Russian police detain activists at gay flashmob in Moscow
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MOSCOW: Russian police detained 17 protesters on Sunday as they gathered in central Moscow to release colourful balloons into the air to mark the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, an organiser of the failed flashmob said.

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