• Fri, 17 May 2019 17:23
    Taiwan approves same-sex marriage in first for Asia
    Taiwan's parliament legalised same-sex marriage on Friday in a landmark first for Asia as the government survived a last-minute attempt by conservatives to pass watered-down legislation.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    No laggard, Ireland actually a pioneer for same sex marriage
    During business trips to Thailand, I find your newspaper provides a welcome insight for an English-speaker into news and developments in your extraordinary country.
    your say
  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
    Muslim leaders oppose LGBT partner bill
    MUSLIM LEADERS in the South have rejected the Life Partnership Bill, which would allow LGBT couples to marry.
    national
  • Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:32
    Urgent : Leading Australia wedding magazine shuts over gay snub
    Sydney - A leading Australian bridal magazine has shut after being ditched by advertisers for refusing to feature same-sex couples, one year after the country changed its marriage laws.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 20:30
    Same-sex marriage bill is two steps away from becoming law.
    The government has moved to allay fears that time is running out before next February’s general election to enact new legislation that protects the rights of same-sex partners.
    national
  • Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:48
    British royal family gets first same-sex wedding
    It’s a year of weddings for the British royal family, starting with Prince Harry and Meghan last May. In October, Princess Eugenie, Harry’s cousin, will get married.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:06
    Dr M: Malaysia does not accept LGBT culture, same-sex marriage
    PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia does not accept LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) and same-sex marriages as the country does not subscribe to these Western values, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 07 Jul 2018 13:50
    Forum to discuss same-sex marriage
    Experts from many countries will share their perspectives at a public forum on the Life Partnership Registration Bill in Bangkok on Saturday.
    national
  • Sat, 05 May 2018 01:00
    Experts say Thailand not ready for same-sex marriage, but partnership recognition likely
    THE proposed same-sex marriage law is likely to be turned down due to conservative lawmakers dominating the legislative system, while younger people, who are generally more liberal towards LGBTIQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersexed and queer) rights groups, criticised the Life Partnership Bill as discriminating against some other sexually diverse people.
    national
  • Sun, 31 Dec 2017 12:19
    Sydney extravaganza to kick off global 2018 parties
    Sydney - Australia's largest city Sydney will welcome 2018 with a rainbow-themed fireworks spectacular marking new same-sex marriage rights Sunday, with heavy security for festivities that kick off a wave of celebrations around the world.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 30 Jun 2017 19:22
    Rainbow flags, bubbly to cheer German gay marriage vote
    BERLIN - Gay and lesbian activists waving rainbow flags cheered in joyful celebration Friday as Germany's parliament legalised same-sex marriage, a victory in a decades-old rights struggle.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:58
    Thousands opposing same-sex marriage rally in Taiwan
    TAIPEI - Thousands protested in Taipei Thursday against draft bills that would make Taiwan the first place in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage, arguing traditional family values would be undermined. 
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:11
    Australia PM vows gay marriage vote despite homophobia fears
    SYDNEY - Australia's prime minister insisted Monday a referendum on legalising same-sex marriage will be held this year if his government is re-elected despite the Labor opposition calling it "a taxpayer-funded platform for homophobia".
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 09 Mar 2016 01:00
    Just married after 40 years of togetherness
    We were still jet-lagged from our 21-hour flight from tropical Manila to near-freezing New York, and it was now the morning we were to get married.
    opinion
  • Sun, 21 Feb 2016 20:37
    Catholic priests in Philippines defend Pacquaio's anti-gay remarks
    MANILA - The Philippine Catholic church on Sunday defended boxing icon Manny Pacquiao for recent controversial remarks he madecriticiSing homosexuals and same-sex marriage.
    ASEAN+
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