Tag Archive | Gay Relationships

India: Decriminalisation of gay sex, but battle for acceptance remains

India: Decriminalisation of gay sex, but battle for acceptance remains

Jubilation broke out among India’s sexual minorities yesterday, Thursday 6th September, as the country’s top court decriminalised gay sex, but campaigners cautioned that much more needs to be done before achieving acceptance and equality. Gay sex is considered taboo by many in the socially conservative country, and was reinstated as a criminal offence in 2013 […]

New Poll Shows 86% Support for Same-Sex Couples

New Poll Shows 86% Support for Same-Sex Couples

A new poll conducted last week for the Sunday Times shows a huge majority of people (86%) approve of lesbian and gay relationships. The poll also found that two thirds of Irish people approved of lesbian and gay couples adopting.