Explained: Wide gaps in legal protection of LGBT workers

The chief said that once members of the Fire Department were told, word spread ``faster than a nuclear explosion'' through Byron _ a city of 4,500 in a peach-farming region outside Macon. The fire chief was undergoing a gender transition and would continue to run the department as Rachel Mosby.

Dalitality: We, the twice-untouchables

From my behaviour the transgender community got the sense of me being one of them. I used to love their company because we instantly connected with each other’s feelings and it was an exalting experience.


In a first, suicide prevention helpline for LGBT community

The tele-counselling helpline operates from 10 am to 6 pm every day and is manned by Maira Khan, a trained counsellor.

Bandwagon builds for LGBTQ diversity on children's TV

Same-sex parents, gay marriage and general expressions of romantic non-binary affection are becoming common.

Anti-Gay brutality in Poland is blamed on toxic propaganda

Mob violence against members of the LGBT community has raised grave concerns about the steady stream of anti-LGBT language delivered by politicians.

Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay athlete, is on fashion magazine's digital cover

Styled by Zunaili Malik, Dutee Chand is seen wearing a Superdry sports bra, a pair of shorts from Fila and a cape by Namrata Joshipura representing all the colours of the rainbow flag.


LGBT Pride Month: Tips for LGBTQ travelers to visit the world safely

Adding to the complexities of travel is that “LGBTQ” itself is an umbrella category. People who identify under one of these categories may also identify in or encompass others: Skin colour, gender, wealth and ethnicity all affect the way that we are treated as travellers.

'Sickening, misogynistic attack': Twitterati incensed after assault on lesbian couple in London

"This lesbian couple was beaten up by a group of men because they refused to kiss for their entertainment. This is a hate crime. They are not men. They are a bunch of chauvinistic, misogynistic homophobes," tweeted a Twitter user.

House set to approve sweeping bill to expand gay rights

Most Republicans oppose the bill and call it another example of government overreach. At a news conference Thursday, they said the bill would jeopardize religious freedom by requiring acceptance of a particular ideology about sexuality and sexual identity.

'When I look at the world today, I see that courage is needed more than ever': Amal Clooney

Physical abuse, restrictions on mobility of women, attacks on freedom of the press and injustices against the LGBT community are some issues, Amal Clooney highlights in this speech at Vanderbilt University in 2018.

LGBT Photos

LGBT activists celebrate after SC refers Section 377 to Constitution Bench

LGBT rights activist hug each other after Supreme Court referred the Section 377 curative petition to a five judge Constitution Bench for further examination.

LGBT community members, supporters march in Delhi

Members and supporters of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community take part in a Gay Pride Parade in New Delhi


Celina Jaitley, Imran Khan stand up for LGBT rights

Celina Jaitley and Imran Khan attended a United Nations event in support of the LGBT community on April 30.

LGBT Videos

Kashish Queer Film Festival Begins In Mumbai

The KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival is an annual LGBT event that has been held in Mumbai, India since the year 2010. The film festival screens gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer films from India and around the world. The Indian Express Videos: One stop for all videos related to mobile launches, gadgets reviews, […]