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Police in the Indian city of Pune distributed roses to LGBTI pride marchers last Sunday to show them they have nothing to fear from them as long as they obey the law

Federal personnel will oversee paperwork of Texas National Guard troops and their same-sex spouses

Representatives from a group of of Russian LGBTI rights organizations meet with the International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach

According to New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan Hollywood is to blame for why some see the Catholic Church as anti-gay

Christine Forster tells a national newspaper about coming out, leaving her ex-husband and telling her parents and brother that she is gay

Christine Forster tells a national newspaper about coming out, leaving her ex-husband and telling her parents and brother that she is gay

Alternatives-Cameroun awarded for HIV education and medical support, particularly for sexual minorities, in difficult circumstances

Pro and anti equal marriage protests in Taipei highlight controversy around legislation that would make Taiwan the first Asian country to recognize gay marriage

Maltese Auxiliary Bishop Charles Scicluna has hit out at plans to allow civil unions for same-sex couples, saying gay sex has no role to play in society as same-sex couples can’t have children without assistance

US President Barack Obama has acknowledged all Americans, ‘no matter who we love,’ in his 2013 Thanksgiving Day Presidential Proclamation

But writer Harvey Fierstein praises it as a 'message of tolerance and acceptance to America's parade'

Was part of hazing when he joined Manchester United in 1992

Gold medalist has previously shown musical talent in YouTube videos

'I’m sure Sookie would find a way to be part of the action. She usually does'

Can an Eastern European economy dependent on tourism afford to annoy LGBTI travelers with a constitutional ban on gay and lesbian marriage?

From the graffiti scribbled on the blackboard ceilings to the bohemian, artsy neighborhood, Mama Shelter is a Paris hotel like no other

From the graffiti scribbled on the blackboard ceilings to the bohemian, artsy neighborhood, Mama Shelter is a Paris hotel like no other

Man 'outed' by Indian media fears he will face 'torture' and 'elimination' if he is forced to return home

In response to the dire need of a boost to blood banks, health minister Daniel Bahr agrees something needs to be done

Top 10 songs Gleeks choose will feature on the milestone episode of the Fox musical series

Two men aged 26 have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 63-year-old man has died from blunt force trauma to the head

A 54-year-old man was stabbed in the heart, 22 times in the back, and hit with a hammer to his head

Clark Turner continues his guided tour through the Balkans, finding a mix of natural beauty and a growing gay rights movement in the aftermath of war

Clark Turner continues his guided tour through the Balkans, finding a mix of natural beauty and a growing gay rights movement in the aftermath of war

Former Take That star has caused controversy for saying that he is half gay because he likes musicals

Dance and drama consultant for leading London college claimed teachers can turn pupils gay through indoctrination

The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) will seek to pass a law ensuring transgender people don’t have to undergo surgery before they can be recognized as their preferred gender and will create a new category for intersex people and those of indeterminate sex

The US Center for Disease Control has reported a 20% jump in unprotected sex among gay and bisexual men over a six year period - while it estimates a third of the HIV positive men who have sex with men in the US don’t even know they have the virus

The Greek Government has dumped plans to provide civil unions for same-sex couples after a backlash from conservative MPs in its coalition but will attach anti-discrimination protections for sexual minorities to an anti-racism bill