BDS Biratnagar working on wide-range of issues

Morang (Pahichan) November 17 – Blue Diamond Society Biratnagar is nonprofit organization which works for HIV/AIDS prevention and human rights programs for LGBTI community in Biratnagar. The staffs of Biratnagar  were working in different......

Australians decisively support same-sex marriage

Kathmandu (Pahichan) November 15 – Australians have overwhelmingly voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage in a historic poll. The non-binding postal vote showed 61.6% of people favour allowing same-sex couples to wed, the......

UN Member States Maintain Non-Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation in Olympic Truce Resolution

Kathmandu (Pahichan) November 14 – All 193 United Nations Member States adopted the Olympic Truce Resolution maintaining language protecting against discrimination based on sexual orientation. The resolution, which passed by consensus, included the contested......

LBT conference postponed for December 19-20

Kathmandu (Pahichan) November 10 – LBT conference which was supposed to take place on November 13-14 has been postponed for December 19-20 in Kathmandu. The program was postponed due to the federal parliament and provincial assemblies......

Govt to formulate laws to allow registration of inter-sex children

Kathmandu (Pahichan) November 9 – Government is preparing to make legal arrangement for the birth registration of inter-sex people. The government has prepared a draft law regarding the chances on laws related to children.......

LBT conference to be held in Chitwan

Kathmandu (Pahichan) November 6 – LBT conference is taking place on November 13-14 in Sauraha of Chitwan. Blue Diamond Society is going to organize this program which will see the participation of more than 170 homosexual......

Take LGBTI movement to grass-root level : Subedi

Binod BC/Rupandehi (Pahichan) November 1 – Transgender Shital Subedi has said that issues of gender and sexual minority should be taken in the grass-root level....

Report Release: Defending the UN Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Kathmandu (Pahichan) October 28 – 27 October 2017 the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) will hear a report from Thai Human Rights Law Professor Vitit Muntarbhorn, the United Nations Independent Expert on the protection against violence and......

Swastika severely beaten by her friend

Bardiya (Pahichan) October 28 – Transgender Swastika has been severely beaten by her friend making her subconscious. He friend Kasis attacked her, according to Blue Diamond Society Local Chapter....

Miscreant people manhandled transgender in Sorakhutte

Kathmandu (Pahichan) October 24 – Some miscreant people living in Sorakhutee have vandalized the apartments where members of gender and sexual minority are living....