This means that employees can now declare LGBT+ partner as an eligible beneficiary under the Bank’s medical reimbursement policy
On the one hand, clamour for civil and political rights have emboldened the closeted and initiated behavioral change in the society; but on the other, the social change is yet not backed by legislative change
The announcement was made by Prijith -- the founder of Queerythm, an organisation working to ensure the welfare of sexual and gender minorities – on Queer Pride Day.
More than 900,000 of Nepal's roughly 26-million population identify as a sexual minority, according to LGBT rights group Blue Diamond Society.
From dancing in bars to begging in trains, she did it all to earn a living despite having a Master’s in Business Administration. Her only crime was to be born as a man.
Section of the hospitality industry which exclusively cater to the community feels it would be easier for them to do business now. Doubling of business is on the cards-LGBT tour operators
The SC on Thursday unanimously decriminalised part of the 158-year-old colonial law under Section 377 of the IPC which criminalises consensual unnatural sex, saying it violated the rights to equality.
The constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra termed the part of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which criminalises consensual unnatural sex as irrational, indefensible and manifestly arbitrary.
The next time the rainbow flag unfurls at a Pride parade, you'll know exactly what it means
Properties and travel companies that exclusively serve the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community are becoming a trend now.
Inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Kochi Metro is India's first metro service for a tier-II city.
Indian-American PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi has joined Donald Trump's Strategic and Policy Forum that aims to assist the president-elect in implementing his economic agenda, the presidential transition team said today.
A bench comprising Justices S A Bobde and Ashok Bhushan said the matter will be listed before a bench headed by the Chief Justice of India for appropriate orders.
"I am not proud of the manner in which my industry portrays the LGBTQ community," Imran Khan said participating in a panel discussion on "LGBTQ Rights in India" at the annual India Conference 2016 organized by the Indian students of the Harvard University last evening.
The Art of Living founder who has also been campaigning for women's right, specially to enter some of the temples in South India says sexual orientation is an individual preference, which should be respected.
After the Supreme Court verdict criminalising homosexuality, there is anger. And there is love. And it is this love that is going to make sure that the battle against discrimination continues. We are not going gentle into the good night
The Union Home Ministry on Thursday seems to have goofed up in the Supreme Court during the hearing on decriminalization of homosexuality. Government sources said that the Additional Attorney General read out an earlier stand by the government instead of the latest in the apex court.
When Thomas Roth first visited India, he was often asked about his wife and children -- questions he would try to evade.
Parmesh Shahani recounts the small changes that are happening in the Indian workplace. But this change in mindsets needs one prerequisite: Gay employees need to come out.