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The terrorist group claims it killed Xulhaz Mannan because he was "working day and night to promote homosexuality."

April 26 2016 2:03 PM

Xulhaz Mannan had launched the publication "to promote greater acceptance of LGBT communities in Bangladesh." 

April 25 2016 3:36 PM Updated

The British Broadcasting Company makes a commitment to diversity in its employees and on-screen personalities.

April 23 2016 7:55 PM

Recent anti-LGBT legislation in North Carolina and Mississippi prompt a formal message from the United Kingdom's Foreign Office.

April 20 2016 7:44 PM

The man who twice attacked a Jerusalem Pride parade is convicted of murder and attempted murder.

April 19 2016 1:31 PM

French flight attendants want the opportunity to opt out of travel to Tehran, where homosexuality is punishable by death.

April 13 2016 2:35 PM