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Germany

German Politician Demanding HIV Watchlist

Right Wing German politician, Ralph Weber has demanded the creation of a HIV positive national watchlist, to combat the nation's rising HIV contraction rates. The...
Anthony Bowens

Pro-Wrestler ComesOut and Introduces Boyfriend

Professional wrestler and model, Anthony Bowens from Nutley, New Jersey, USA  has come-out as bisexual after fellow wrestlers and fans stumbled across a youtube...

Troye Sivan Speaks with LGBTI Homeless Youth

Troye Sivan has met LGBTI youth in New York, to discuss the issue of LGBTI youth homelessness, with the aim of turning their lives...
Anti-LGBTI USA

More Than 100 Anti-LGBTI Bills Introduced Throughout USA in 2017 So...

2017 has seen more than 100 anti-LGBTI bills introduced in 29 states throughout the USA so far according to human rights organisation, the Human Rights...
Gay Kiss on 7de Laan in South Africa

Historic Gay Kiss on TV Soapie Sends Social Media Into Meltdown

A gay kiss between two male actors on a South African television soapie has created a furore in that country while the actors involved...
Keegan Hirst

More Sportsman Waiting to Come-Out: British League Star Keegan Hirst

Rugby League Star Keegan Hirst, who made history by becoming the first openly gay professional British Rugby League player has revealed that he knows...
(Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images for BFI) Mahershala Ali; Naomie Harris; Tarell Alvin McCraney; Barry Jenkins; Janelle Monáe; Andre Holland; Trevante Rhodes; Jeremy Kleiner

Moonlight Wins Oscar’s Best Picture After Live TV Stuff-Up Gives Award...

In a stunning shock and emotional stuff-up, the inspiring coming of age movie Moonlight has won Best Picture at the 2017 Academy Awards after...

US Customs Deny Entry To Gay Man After Looking At His...

A Canadian man has been denied entry to the United States after Custom and Border officers suspected the man was a sex worker after...
WW2 Love Letters

WW2 Love Letters Discovered between Gordon and Gilbert

Hundreds of love letters have been discovered between two young men caught up in the second world war. Despite homosexuality being illegal at the time,...
Darshan Mandhana

India Announces Their Pick for Mr. Gay World 2017

India has joined New Zealand in announcing their representative for Mr. Gay World 2017 with Darshan Mandhana taking the 2017 Mr. Gay World India title...