An inspiring story about a lesbian activist

Kathmandu/Pahichan – Apeksha Dahal( 24) , a young and open lesbian has been working for more than seven years in the LGBTI movement. Dahal is associated with Blue Diamond Society. Initially rejected by family,......

Number of transgender reached four thousand in Mahendra Nagar

Kanchanpur (Pahichan) January 17 – Mahendra Nagar Chapter of Blue Diamond Society has said that a member of this community approaching this office has reached four-thousand. At a program jointly organized by Royal Norwegian......

Manil wants to do something for gender and sexual minority

Kathmandu (Pahichan) January 16 – Manil Singh bagged the title of Mr. Gay Handsome on the same day he made his identity public. His family was known to this identity however he was confirming......

Voices of voiceless people should be raised collectively : Timalsina  

Kathmandu (Pahichan) January 16 – Association for IDEA Nepal Amar Bahadur Timalsina has said that the voices of voiceless people should be collective efforts. Speaking to Pahichan Radio program, Chairman Timalsina said people who......

Thailand: the LGBTIQ+ paradise?

Kathmandu/Pahichan – Thailand is a country that seems rather accepting of diverse gender identities. Indeed, Thailand’s Ministry of Tourism even uses this image to promote tourism in Thailand as a paradise for the LGBTIQ+......

UN Women and The Headhunter Group award companies for inclusion and equality in employment

  Kathmandu (Pahichan) January 14 – The LGBTIQ Employment Equality Index is a project by The Headhunter Group, a recruiting company in Southeast Europe. It is a ranking system to determine how well companies respect......

Many ups and downs in battle against 377

Kathmandu(Pahichan) January 11 – “A section of people or individuals who exercise their choice should never remain in a state of fear,” the Supreme Court has said. A three-judge Bench of the Supreme Court......

Pant delivering a speech in New Delhi

Kathmandu (Pahichan) January 9 – Sunil Babu Pant is the first openly gay politician (Member of Parliament and Constituent assembly from 2008 to 2012) is going to deliver his speech in New Delhi on......

Members of this community must reach at leadership level : Tamang

Kathmandu (Pahichan) January 9 – Congeniality winner of Mr. Gay Handsome Manab Tamang has said members of this community should reach at leadership level to formulate laws on same-sex marriage. Speaking to Pahichan, Tamang......

Supreme Court refers plea to decriminalise homosexuality under Sec. 377 to Constitution Bench

Kathmandu (Pahichan) January 8 – The Supreme Court on Monday referred a plea to decriminalise homosexuality under Section 377 of the Indian penal Code to a Constitution Bench. The court said, “The determination of......