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Dharun Ravi case exposes cultural prejudices

The conviction of Indian-origin student Dharun Ravi in the webcam spying case has not only highlighted the homophobia that is prevalent within the South Asian community in United States but also......

Sec 377: Tharoor sees 'intolerance' in BJP over rejection of Bill

Congress Member of Parliament Shashi Tharoor on Friday saw "intolerance" among a section of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party after his move to introduce a Bill for decriminalising homosexuality......

India votes to block gay rights at UN

  At a time when there is a raging debate calling for decriminalising gay sex back home, India has supported a Russian-drafted resolution that opposes benefits for same-sex partners of......

UN to recognise all same-sex marriages of its staffers

The United Nations will now recognise all same-sex marriages of its staffers across the world as it put in place a new policy aimed at ensuring ‘greater equality’ with Secretary General......

'We can use India's many languages to fight the battle for civilisation'

'But we don’t use our languages for that; we use them to create distances between ourselves. 'Yeh section 377 kiska kanoon hain (whose law is Section 377)? The root of homophobia is not......

Review: Dallas Buyers Club is as smart as it is inspiring

'This is a stirring, touching film but it stays impressively away from overt manipulation.' 'It is a film about smarts,' says Raja Sen after watching Dallas Buyers Club.Somewhere......

Review: Nach Baliye 6 needs more sizzle!

Nach Baliye 6 could have been a great show if the producers focused more on the dancing, according to Paloma Sharma.  Nach Baliye is back with a bang and a brand new lineup. Judges Shilpa......

Review: Bol Bachchan is amateurish and silly

Sukanya Verma says that Bol Bachchan is a typified Rohit Shetty slapstick.Lying needs imagination. Whether you're fabricating, exaggerating or distorting the truth. And the much loved filmmaker......

Review: No chills, no thrills

If you are one of those viewers who believes in the diminishing returns of sequels, Jeepers Creepers 2 will reinforce that view.You may even start admiring such inane films as Freddy vs Jason. The......

Turkish gay referee to be compensated after being deemed 'unfit' to officiate

Turkish media said that Dincdag had been a football referee in Trabzon for 13 years when his license was revoked in 2009 and has been unable to officiate at any match since. Homosexuality has been......

World Cup chit-chat: Sao Paulo metro strike suspended, but fears loom

Subway workers late on Monday suspended a strike that crippled traffic in Brazil's biggest city, but warned they could resume their walkout on Thursday, when Sao Paulo hosts the first game of the......

No discrimination against gays at Sochi Games: Lawmaker

There will be no discrimination against gay people during the Winter Olympics in Sochi next month, a Russian lawmaker said on Monday. Former Olympic ice-skating champion Svetlana Zhurova, 42, who......

PSG threaten action against Barton for 'ladyboy' tweets

Paris St German threatened action against Joey Barton on Wednesday after the Olympique Marseille midfielder likened Brazilian defender Thiago Silva to a transsexual and called him an......

Cassano apologises for gay remark

Italy forward Antonio Cassano apologised on Tuesday for saying he hoped there were no homosexuals in the national team. Asked at a Euro 2012 news conference earlier in the day about media reports......
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Stop treating them as 'the other'

by Aligarh trailer has received a resounding response online and with over 3 million hits within the first four days of its release, the fact that... ...

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A right tolove

Last week, the 16-year-old Naz Foundation case got a fresh lease of life. Approaching the Supreme Court to activate its narrowest of reliefs, the... ...

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A tale of two Indias

07:52 pm Earlier this week, the Supreme Court instructed a five-judge Constitution Bench to take a call on Section 377 which criminalises... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/lgbt-freedom-a-tale-of-two-indias/774662
An open letter to Professor Siras, the man who inspired Hansal Mehta's 'Aligarh'

Dear Professor, If we had met when you were still alive, I might have passed you by. Devoid of the halo of cinematic light and before your... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/column-an-open-letter-to-professor-siras-the-man-who-inspired-hansal-mehta-s-aligarh-2174797
Fear and loathing, from Doon to 377

By Siddharth Dube Rs 599 Rs 599 No One Else: A Personal History of Outlawed Love and Sex What does it mean to be gay in a milieu that vilifies... ...

http://www.asianage.com/books/fear-and-loathing-doon-377-992

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