In Recent Election, India's Trans Population Counted for First Time
June 02 2014 7:41 PM ET

India's Trans Population Counted for First Time

Thom Senzee

Transgender Indians were recently recognized by a Supreme Court ruling, allowing them to vote and be fully counted for the first time in India's history.

WATCH: India's Newly Recognized Hijra Community Reminds Citizens to Buckle Up
May 08 2014 1:32 PM ET

WATCH: Indian Hijras Remind Citizens to Buckle Up

Parker Marie Molloy

A group of Indian hijras took part in a PSA encouraging the country's drivers to buckle their seatbelts.

The World's First Gay Prince on India's Colonial Hangover
May 07 2014 8:00 AM ET

The World's First Gay Prince on India's Colonial Hangover

Sunnivie Brydum

Indian Crown Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil is dedicated to carrying on the legacy of Gandhi by fighting for truth, freedom, and LGBT equality.

It's Complicated: LGBT India Since 2003
May 07 2014 7:00 AM ET

It's Complicated: LGBT India Since 2003

Advocate.com Editors

For India and LGBT rights, it's three steps forward and two steps back.

WATCH: Despite Antigay Law, Mumbai Holds Biggest Pride Ever
February 05 2014 5:13 PM ET

Despite Antigay Law, Mumbai Holds Biggest Pride Ever

Sunnivie Brydum

In the first Pride celebration since India's Supreme Court recriminalized gay sex, LGBT Indians came out in droves.

India Supreme Court Won't Reconsider Antigay Ruling
January 28 2014 3:29 PM ET

India Supreme Court Won't Reconsider Antigay Ruling

Trudy Ring

The court today refused to review its December decision reinstating a law that criminalizes gay sex.

PHOTOS: Can These Protests Make India Change Its Ways?
December 16 2013 2:29 AM ET

PHOTOS: Can These Protests Make India Change Its Ways?

Advocate.com Editors

A shocking court ruling last week that recriminalized sodomy sent protests through India this weekend.

India's Sodomy Ban Incites 'Day of Rage' Among Activists
December 13 2013 5:05 PM ET

India's Sodomy Ban Incites 'Day of Rage' Among Activists

Daniel Reynolds

Both activists and lawmakers vow immediate action in response to the recent decision by India's Supreme Court to recriminalize same-sex relationships.

PHOTOS: India's Supreme Court Reinstates Sodomy Ban
December 11 2013 12:55 PM ET

India's Supreme Court Reinstates Sodomy Ban

Sunnivie Brydum

The nation's highest court declared that sex acts between consenting adults of the same sex are once again illegal in India.

Gay Rights Protesters Converge on Delhi
November 24 2013 10:09 PM ET

Gay Rights Protesters Converge on Delhi

Neal Broverman

Demonstrators demanded LGBT equality during a march on Sunday through India's capital.

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