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New Delhi, Mar 10 (JEN) Fashion designer Wendell Rodricks has picked the poster submitted by Delhi-based art director Niharika Rastogi as the winner of the KASHISH 2015 International Poster contest. more
Queer Ink to celebrate International Women’s Day with a twist

Mumbai, Feb 27 (JEN): Queer Ink, since 2010, has been a leader in working sensitizing the mainstream with the queer word. In her 6th edition of Q Fest, Queer Ink celebrates International Wo ...

Wendell Rodricks returns as judge of KASHISH MIQFF Poster Contest

Mumbai, Jan 13 (IBNS): One of India's top fashion designers and now an author and a passionate environmentalist Wendell Rodricks returns as a judge of KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film ...

Goa minister denies 'LGBT cure' remark, Ban says he stands for equality

New Delhi, Jan 13 (JEN): Amid a row over a Goa minister calling the LGBT community needs cure like alcoholics, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has said that he stood firm for eq ...

LGBT is natural thing: Goa CM

Panaji, Jan 13 (JEN): After a Goa minister created a furor calling the LGBT community needs cure like alcoholics, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Tuesday did a damage control saying ...

Goa minister planning to open clinic for LGBT members

Panaji, Jan 13 (JEN): The Goa government is planning to open centres to “cure” homosexuals and make them “normal”, media reports said.

Govt may set up centers to make LGBT youths 'normal': Goa minister

Panaji, Jan 12 (JEN): Sparking off a controversy, Goa Sports Minister Ramesh Tawadkar on Monday said that his government is contemplating to set up centers to make Lesbians, Gay, Bi-sexual a ...

`Best of KASHISH' films at Gujarat LGBT Pride Festival in Baroda

Mumbai, Nov 29 (JEN) KASHISH Mumbai international Queer Film Festival, South Asia's biggest and India's only mainstream LGBT film fest, will travel to Baroda with some of its best films. The ...

Kyrgyzstan: UN rights experts urge Parliament to withdraw anti-gay bill

New York, Nov 27 (JEN): A group of United Nations human rights experts have urged the Parliament of Kyrgyzstan to reject a bill that would introduce criminal and administrative sanctions fo ...

UN rights chief criticizes legal amendment in Gambia targeting homosexuals

New York, Nov 21 (JEN): The top United Nations human rights official on Thursday criticized a recent amendment to the criminal code of The Gambia that creates a broad and vague offence of â ...