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Thursday, August 11, 2022

LGBTQ community


Sadam Hanjabam, the Manipur-based queer NGO founder who defeated substance abuse, propelled change

July 23, 2022 10:17 am

Ya_All, a registered queer and youth-led organisation, is working towards empowering the queer community, fosters inclusivity through meaningful dialogue and engages youth using social media.

Karnataka NEP Paper flags attitudes to gender: 'Women tolerate violence for family'

July 16, 2022 11:44 am

The survey raised gender sensitivity in textbooks, the inclusion of members from the LGBTQ community in schools and gender-based roles, among other topics.

Pride Month: Addressing mental and emotional trauma among LGBTQI+ members

June 30, 2022 11:10 am

Research shows higher levels of trauma in the LGBTQ+ community in the form of rejection and hostility towards sexual and gender identity

Mass same-sex wedding in Mexico challenges discrimination

June 26, 2022 12:04 pm

Mexico, Brazil and Argentina top Latin America in the number of same-sex marriages

How the documentary Trans Kashmir individualises a community which is often kept at bay

June 26, 2022 6:36 pm

A new documentary by S Akmal Hanan and Surbhi Dewan shines a personalised light on a section of Kashmir nobody wants to talk about — its transgender community

Pride Month 2022: A lexicon of 22 words to better understand the LGBTQI+ community

June 23, 2022 9:24 am

This Pride Month, we have put together a lexicon of words -- sourced exclusively from the Humsafar Trust -- that one ought to learn so they can educate others and keep the conversation going

Chef Ranveer Brar on essaying a gay character in Modern Love Mumbai: 'After shooting intimate scenes, it became a cakewalk'

June 20, 2022 10:31 am

Pride Month 2022: "In my first restaurant in the US, we had 18 members from the LGBTQ+ community," Ranveer revealed

Sunday Long Reads: Filmmaker Onir on normalising queer discourses, Harshavardhan Kulkarni on his film 'Badhaai Do', and more

June 20, 2022 9:51 am

Pride Month special: Don't miss out on what filmmakers have to say about queer stories and spaces, treatment of the LGBTQ community, and such

Pride Month: 'Usually, caste discourse is not tolerated in queer spaces'

June 19, 2022 9:16 am

Writer-director Nishant Roy Bombarde on why he likes to delve into the lives of people on the fringes of society and the risks taken by indie filmmakers to tell queer stories

'It's ironic that people celebrate my films during Pride Month but they won’t support my new work'

June 19, 2022 8:16 am

Ahead of the release of his memoir later this month, National Award-winning filmmaker Onir talks about identity, his journey and why LGBTQIA+ representation in films still has a long way to go


Pride Month 2022: What celebrations look like in India and around the world

June 20, 2022 7:32 pm

Pride Month is celebrated every year in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan

In pictures: Drag extravaganza 'Bushwig' returns to New York

September 15, 2021 12:32 pm

Cancelled last year owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, drag festival 'Bushwig' finally made a comeback. Take a look at some of the most striking pictures from the extravaganza