• Sat, 24 Nov 2018 15:53
    Taiwan vote spotlights social and political rifts
    Millions of Taiwanese went to the polls Saturday in key elections which tap into a raft of divisive issues, from relations with Beijing to gay rights.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 15 Jul 2018 01:00
    Gay rights activists parade in Seoul amid noisy protests
    Led by a huge rainbow flag, tens of thousands of gay rights supporters paraded through Seoul's city centre Saturday as conservatives protested loudly at what they called "obscenity".
    lifestyle
  • Sat, 15 Jul 2017 22:31
    Gay rights supporters parade amid rain, protests in Seoul
    SEOUL - Thousands of people celebrated gay rights with song, dance and a march in Seoul Saturday, amid rain and boisterous protests by conservative Christians.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:23
    Pride and prejudice at South Korea gay parade this Saturday
    Seoul - Thousands of people will march through Seoul to support gay rights in this Saturday's Pride parade, and probably just as many conservative Christians urging them to "repent" their "sins".
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 05 Jul 2017 13:36
    Indonesia, Malaysia Muslims call for Starbucks boycott over LGBT stance
    Jakarta - Muslims in Indonesia and Malaysia were urged to boycott Starbucks on Tuesday by major Islamic groups accusing the coffee chain of being pro-gay rights, as concerns grow over rising religious conservatism in both nations.   
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 25 Jun 2017 15:10
    Guatemala, El Salvador host gay pride parades
    SAN SALVADOR, June 25, 2017 (AFP) - Some 5,000 supporters of gay rights marched in the Salvadoran capital Saturday in a show of solidarity after the recent murders of several gay men.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 09 Apr 2017 06:48
    Dutch protest after attack on gay couple
    THE HAGUE - Hundreds demonstrated in Dutch cities Saturday in a show of support for gay rights after a male couple were attacked last week while walking hand-in-hand, media reported.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 18 Mar 2017 18:02
    The Happy Prince
    Oscar Wilde sneaks in Buddhism and Gay Rights
    Art
  • Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:28
    Obama brands Orlando attack an act of 'terror' and 'hate'
    WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama condemned the "horrific massacre" of 50 revelers at an Orlando nightclub Sunday, an attack that is already fueling rows over guns, gay rights and how to defeat the Islamic State group.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 09 Jun 2016 18:44
    Singapore tells foreign firms not to back gay rights rally
    SINGAPORE - Singapore has warned Google, Facebook and Goldman Sachs not to interfere in the conservative city-state's internal affairs after they and other multinational corporate giants sponsored a gay rights rally at the weekend.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:53
    Indonesia bans 'gay' emojis on messaging apps
    Jakarta - In the latest crackdown on gay rights in Indonesia, the government has demanded all instant messaging apps remove same-sex emoticons or face a ban in the Muslim-majority country.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 03 Aug 2015 01:00
    Putting tolerance to the test
    An activist couple attempt to break down gay rights barriers in conservative Korea
    lifestyle
  • Mon, 29 Jun 2015 01:00
    Facebook marks gay rights win in US with worldwide rainbow
    FACEBOOK'S timeline got started on painting a rainbow colour on users' profile photos on Saturday morning, Bangkok time. It began with co-founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg, who painted his profile picture as a symbol showing support for marria
    national
  • Thu, 04 Jun 2015 01:00
    Two more arrested as FBI joins UFUN probe
    Gay rights activist captured in northeast, another suspect nabbed in Nong Khai
    national
  • Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:41
    US names first envoy for gay rights
    WASHINGTON (AFP) - In a ground-breaking move the United States on Monday appointed the first US special envoy for gay and lesbian rights in a bid to help eradicate discrimination around the world.
    Breaking News
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