Australia has a new equality champion as Tony Abbott faces another Senate headache over David Leyonhjelm threat on same-sex marriage
Marriage equality advocates have welcomed changes to the NSW Relationships Register to recognise same-sex couples married overseas. The change advocated by the independent member for Sydney, Alex Greenwich, and supported by the NSW Government, provides for legal recognition of marriages conducted overseas that are currently denied recognition under the Federal Marriage Act.
India's gay community scrambling after court decision recriminalises homosexuality. After five years of reform, homosexuals face renewed threat of jail.
Back in 2009, Lesley Esteves was dancing in the streets after judges in Delhi decriminalised homosexuality. When the Delhi High Court suspended the draconian Section 377 of the Indian penal code which dated from the days of British rule, India’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community thought there was no turning back.
The Gay Shadow over Westminster Bridge
Apparently the Mayor of London is considering closing the Westminster bridge in the early afternoon on sunny days. This is because a strange phenomenon happens when sunlight passes through the balustrade of the bridge, forming a small army of..... well...... see for yourself!