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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......

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......

Sec 377 ruling throws India back into the dark ages

‘A progressive judgment could have moved India forward, given hope to millions of young homosexual men and women, by telling them that there is nothing wrong with them, their feelings and......

Dharun Ravi seeks probation instead of prison sentence

An Indian-origin student who was found guilty of bias intimidation for spying on his gay roommate's sexual encounter has asked a judge to grant him probation instead of a prison sentence, even as......

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......

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......

Cup Extras: SL players bat for HIV patients

Sri Lanka's World Cup team members took time out on Tuesday from their practice session at the Brabourne Stadium to show their support for the Think Wise campaign -- a partnership between the......

  People speak for homophobia

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Ginger
Q. is it necessary to do anything we want to only when we are hundred percent sure?
Ginger:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-it-necessary-to-do-anything-we-want-to-only-when-we-are-h/27069746/answers/

Ginger
Q. The meaning and origin of the new Engllish word Nomophobia?
Ginger:  A. I dont seem to have what you have asked .If you dont mind u can have any one of the following.OK?Homophobia HomophobiaNosophobia...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-meaning-and-origin-of-the-new-engllish-word-nomophobia/27069746/answers/10964418

Subramanian Mahadevan
Q. why do people use fake id's naming himself as a girl and try to spoil girl's image??
Subramanian Mahadevan:  A. they r stuck by homophobia more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-do-people-use-fake-ids-naming-himself-as-a-girl-and-try-/10952636/answers/9652963

ruby
Q. why r homos hated so much?
Ruby :  A. Primary cause is a latent homophobia , Would you like a girl /boy whome you would normally trust trying to feel you up sexually ?Secondly social...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-r-homos-hated-so-much/9652887/answers/8656435

pooja batra
Q. What is the importance of May 17 ??
Pooja Batra:  A. 1792 - The New York Stock Exchange is formed. 1940 - World War II: Germany occupies Brussels, Belgium. 1994 - Malawi holds its first multiparty...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-importance-of-may-17-/8656412/answers/8630309

  Web results for Homophobia
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PRWeb 2014-10-22 The new no-cost Play by the Rules Magazine app provides iPhone, iPad and Android users with access to the same, high-quality and... ...

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LGBT Jamaicans targets of violence

Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are the targets of unchecked violence and discrimination in Jamaica, frequently refused housing or... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/rights-group-lgbt-jamaicans-targets-of-violence-news-others-okvvpncfdefgf.html
Alliance India's Simran Shaikh Brings her Passionate Advocacy to Satyamev Jayate

/PRNewswire/ -- It's Time We Talk About LGBT Rights In India , far too many lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people live lives... ...

http://www.prnewswire.co.in/news-releases/alliance-indias-simran-shaikh-brings-her-passionate-advocacy-to-satyamev-jayate-279752022.html
Thou shalt include the queer

So the Pope, head of the Roman Catholic Church, has opened the conversation on being more accepting and inclusive of gay people and gay marriages.... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/thou-shalt-include-the-queer/15694165
Too little, too late

Appropriately named, Trivial Disasters is both trivial and disastrous for The Company Theatre and their director, Atul Kumar. He has done such... ...

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