Courts have agreed to revisit a 2013 ruling that made homosexuality a crime, punishable with up to 10 years in jail.
In bursts of color and joy, LGBT Pride was celebrated in both New Delhi and Bangalore.
The controversy stemming from a matchmaking ad placed by a gay Indian man's mother may have a delicious conclusion.
Last time Manbi Bandopadhyay visited Krishnagar Women's College in West Bengal, she toured the school with her adopted son and a transgender friend. When she returns, she will run the college.
Harish Iyer's mom meant well but ruffled some progressive feathers by indicating a preferred caste in the ad seeking a husband for her son.