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Chinese court hears 'first gay workplace discrimination suit' - BDlive

26 Jan 15, 10:01:22

BDlive

Chinese court hears 'first gay workplace discrimination suit'
BDlive
BEIJING — A Chinese court has heard what is believed to be the country's first lawsuit over gay workplace discrimination, in a case that could have wide repercussions. The plaintiff was fired from his job after he was revealed as gay in a viral online ...
China court hears workplace gay discrimination lawsuit - the first of its kind ...The Straits Times

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Vietnam takes gay-rights lead in SE Asia | Bangkok Post: news - Bangkok Post

08 Jan 15, 03:01:37

Bangkok Post

Vietnam takes gay-rights lead in SE Asia | Bangkok Post: news
Bangkok Post
A supporter waves a rainbow flag of the LGBT community as participants pass by during a gay pride parade on a street in Hanoi Aug 3. Vietnam has taken the lead in gay rights in Southeast Asia by abolishing a ban on same-sex marriage. (Reuters photo).
Gay wedding plans take shape after Vietnam repeals banBoston Globe
Vietnam abolishes same-sex marriage ban, taking lead in gay rightsThanh Nien Daily
Vietnam abolishes gay marriage ban, taking lead in LGBT rights in Southeast AsiaSan Diego Gay & Lesbian News
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Confusion, Optimism Remain as Vietnam Decriminalizes Gay Marriage - Voice of America

26 Jan 15, 06:01:24

Voice of America

Confusion, Optimism Remain as Vietnam Decriminalizes Gay Marriage
Voice of America
Vietnam has not legalized same-sex marriage, but a new law effectively decriminalizes it, putting Vietnam at the vanguard of gay rights in Southeast Asia. Many in the LGBT community interpret this as tacit permission for, at least, the ceremonial ...

State in India Plans to Help Gay Youth 'Get Over Same-Sex Feelings' - New York Times

13 Jan 15, 11:01:51

The Independent

State in India Plans to Help Gay Youth 'Get Over Same-Sex Feelings'
New York Times
NEW DELHI — The government of Goa, on India's western coast, is setting up a program to get young gay people to lead “a normal life,” according to the state's minister for sports and youth affairs. “We will tell them what to do and how to get over ...
Indian minister will give gay people medicines to cure them and 'make them ...The Independent
India outrage over Goa minister's plan to 'cure' gaysBBC News
Indian Minister Says Gays Need Treatment to Become 'Normal'Sputnik International

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Indian minister criticised over plans to 'normalise' gay people - BDlive

13 Jan 15, 11:01:57

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Indian minister criticised over plans to 'normalise' gay people
BDlive
NEW DELHI — A state minister from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party sparked outrage on Tuesday over his plans to make homosexuals "normal", one day after UN chief Ban Ki-moon accused India of fostering intolerance with its gay sex ban. Ramesh ...
UN chief accuses India of intolerance with gay sex banAsiaOne
UN chief Ban Ki Moon says India is breeding intolerance via criminalisation of ...The Straits Times

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Gay-December Romance: 10 Celebrity Couples With A Big Age Gap - NewNowNext

26 Jan 15, 04:01:25

NewNowNext

Gay-December Romance: 10 Celebrity Couples With A Big Age Gap
NewNowNext
The storybook romance: Interior designer/TV personality Berkus, 43, lost his boyfriend Fernando Bengoechea during the tsunamis that devastated South Asia in 2004. But he found love again in 2012 with Brent, 28, a former assistant to Rachel Zoe. Did ...

Alabama appeals decision blocking ban on same-sex marriage - Lynchburg News and Advance

26 Jan 15, 05:01:01

Lynchburg News and Advance

Alabama appeals decision blocking ban on same-sex marriage
Lynchburg News and Advance
A federal judge has stayed her order overturning Alabama's gay marriage ban for two weeks. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson) ..... They were stationed in Germany and the Philippines and travelled extensively through Europe and Asia.After moving to Lynchburg ...

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LGBT at Work - Project Syndicate

26 Jan 15, 05:01:04

LGBT at Work
Project Syndicate
By contrast, Todd Sears, founder of Out Leadership, an advocacy group for LGBT employees, estimates that 90% of LGBT workers in Asia are closeted. In 78 countries, including Uganda and Nigeria, being gay is still illegal. Singapore recently upheld its ...

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Obama celebrates India's colorful Republic Day - McClatchy Washington Bureau

26 Jan 15, 07:01:13

Obama celebrates India's colorful Republic Day
McClatchy Washington Bureau
Hillary Clinton got a little testy Thursday with an NPR interviewer who questioned her motives in endorsing gay marriage after first opposing it. ... “What India has done historically is to invite countries that are either in its neighborhood that it ...

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'The Family Is Threatened...': Read What Pope Francis Had to Say About Gay ... - TheBlaze.com

17 Jan 15, 12:01:02

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'The Family Is Threatened...': Read What Pope Francis Had to Say About Gay ...
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Ireland, the country from which many American Catholics can trace their religious heritage, is set to hold a referendum on gay marriage in May, and polling results released Wednesday indicate a substantial majority of Irish voters support gay marriage.

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