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Same sex marriages


HC asks Centre to respond to plea for live streaming of proceedings on same sex marriage petitions

November 30, 2021 12:14 pm

Senior advocate Neeraj Kishan Kaul submitted that in view of the rights involved, live streaming of the proceedings on petitions to recognise same sex marriages is essential as it concerns seven to eight per cent of the total population of the country.

Dutch couples mark 20th anniversary of world's first same-sex marriages

April 01, 2021 6:16 pm

They were among four gay couples - three male and one female - to be married shortly after midnight by the mayor of Amsterdam on April 1, 2001

Dutee Chand says she’s in same-sex relationship with soulmate

May 21, 2019 1:43 pm

Dutee Chand, the 100 m record holder and winner of two silver medals at the 2018 Asian Games, is the first Indian sports star to acknowledge being in a same-sex relationship.

UN to recognise all same-sex marriages of staffers

July 08, 2014 11:13 am

The world body will recognise all same-sex couples married in a country where it is legal, regardless of their nationality.

US state of Arkansas allows gay-marriage

May 13, 2014 12:10 pm

Over 200 gay couples got marriage licenses on first day as Arkansas became 18th state to allow gay marriages.

Same-sex marriages expected to boost travel, hospitality industries

March 14, 2014 8:03 pm

Changes in marriage laws will have big implications for travel in the United States and abroad.

Elton John eager to legally wed David Furnish

September 27, 2013 11:02 am

Elton John and David Furnish are hoping to be among the first married gay couples in the UK.

Gay Rights to be on Barack Obama's radar during trip to Africa

May 31, 2013 11:21 am

Barack Obama's visit to Africa might coincide with Supreme Court rulings on same sex marriages.

In U.S.,same-sex spouses may face financial tangles

June 06, 2012 11:58 am

The conflict between state and federal law - and between states - creates double worlds for gay marrieds in their financial lives.