Gay Muslims fear more discrimination for both identities post-Orlando

LGBT Muslims already struggled to reconcile their religious and sexual identities. After the Orlando massacre, some fear that balancing act will be even more difficult.

Zagreb Pride condemns attempt to set Pride flag on fire

The association Zagreb Pride on Sunday most strongly condemned an attempt to set on fire the Zagreb Pride flag hoisted in the city's Ban Josip Jelacic Square this past Thursday, calling on the...

Eurovision win for Russia could chill interest among gay fanbase

Among the many flags seen at Eurovision Song Contest events is the rainbow flag - a symbol of the annual music competition's strong gay fanbase.

Murder of Bangladesh gay rights activists claimed by al-Qaeda branch

A Bangladeshi extremist group affiliated with al-Qaeda on Tuesday claimed this week's killing of two gay rights activists.

Gay rights activist and friend hacked to death in Bangladesh

Two people, one of them a gay rights activist, were chopped to death by unidentified assailants in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka, police and media reports said on Monday.

Italy court grants gay adoption rights denied by draft legislation

An Italian court has granted a lesbian couple in Rome adoption rights, which were last week controversially excluded in a draft law on same-sex partnerships, gay rights associations said Tuesday...

Italy gay unions bill clears Senate hurdle in watered down form

A controversial law enshrining the rights of gay couples was approved Thursday by the Italian Senate, in a breakthrough towards its final approval that came after the bill was watered down to ease...

Rights group urges Indonesia to tolerate gays amid emojis flap

Indonesia's president should do more to ensure official tolerance of gays in the conservative country, and stand up for social inclusion, Human Rights Watch said Friday.

Indonesia wants gay emojis dropped from messaging, social media apps

Indonesia has asked all social media and messaging platforms to drop emoticons featuring same-sex couples, a government official said Thursday, after popular application Line removed some of its...