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Obama takes immigration reform to Supreme Court
Obama takes immigration reform to Supreme Court

President Barack Obama's administration asked the US Supreme Court to uphold measures shielding around four million undocumented migrants from deportation.

Obama takes immigration reform to Supreme Court
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LGBT human rights: freedom or infringement in Kazakhstan?

Article 19, the UK's human rights organization proposed introducing a concept of an anti-LGBT crime to the Kazakhstani Criminal Code.

LGBT human rights: freedom or infringement in Kazakhstan?
Canada's Harper a no-show at Montreal's gay pride parade
Canada's Harper a no-show at Montreal's gay pride parade

Huge crowds attended Sunday's gay pride parade in Montreal, including several candidates in the upcoming general elections, though Prime Minister Stephen Harper was conspicuously absent.

Canada's Harper a no-show at Montreal's gay pride parade
Pope urged to condemn gay unions as unnatural
Pope urged to condemn gay unions as unnatural

Nearly half a million Catholics have signed a petition urging Pope Francis to condemn same sex unions as unnatural and rule out allowing divorced believers who remarry to receive communion.

Pope urged to condemn gay unions as unnatural
Australian PM stymies gay marriage push, for now
Australian PM stymies gay marriage push, for now

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said his government would remain opposed to gay marriage during the current parliament, but suggested the issue could be put to a popular vote after the next election.

Australian PM stymies gay marriage push, for now
Teen stabbed at Jerusalem Gay Pride march dies: hospital
Teen stabbed at Jerusalem Gay Pride march dies: hospital

A teenage girl stabbed along with five other people at a Jerusalem Gay Pride march by a suspect identified as an ultra-Orthodox Jew died of her wounds.

Teen stabbed at Jerusalem Gay Pride march dies: hospital
6 stabbed as assailant repeats Gay Pride attack in Jerusalem: police
6 stabbed as assailant repeats Gay Pride attack in Jerusalem: police

An ultra-Orthodox Jew stabbed six Gay Pride marchers in Jerusalem, in a repeat of a 2005 attack for which he served 10 years behind bars.

6 stabbed as assailant repeats Gay Pride attack in Jerusalem: police
Acapulco holds mass gay wedding on beach
Acapulco holds mass gay wedding on beach

Twenty gay and lesbian couples got married in a mass wedding on an Acapulco beach, one month after Mexico's top court all but legalized same-sex marriage nationwide.

Acapulco holds mass gay wedding on beach
Married Sunday, fired Monday: next US gay rights fight
Married Sunday, fired Monday: next US gay rights fight

Gay marriage may now be legal across the United States, but that doesn't mean people won't get fired if their boss sees the wedding photos.

Married Sunday, fired Monday: next US gay rights fight
Obama says gay marriage ruling 'victory for America'
Obama says gay marriage ruling 'victory for America'

US President Barack Obama hailed the Supreme Court ruling in favor of gay marriage, saying it shows social changes once thought impossible can become reality.

Obama says gay marriage ruling 'victory for America'
Iggy Azalea withdraws under fire from gay celebration
Iggy Azalea withdraws under fire from gay celebration

Australian rapper Iggy Azalea canceled a performance at a US gay pride celebration after criticism over past remarks that were seen as homophobic.

Iggy Azalea withdraws under fire from gay celebration
Kiev gay rights march ends in injuries, arrests
Kiev gay rights march ends in injuries, arrests

At least 10 people were injured and 25 arrested in Kiev as scuffles broke out between members of a rare Ukrainian gay pride march and their nationalist foes.

Kiev gay rights march ends in injuries, arrests
Australia faces gay marriage pressure
Australia faces gay marriage pressure

Australia's opposition Labor party introduced a bill into parliament aimed at legalising same-sex marriage.

Australia faces gay marriage pressure
Australia PM promises 'full and frank' debate on gay marriage
Australia PM promises 'full and frank' debate on gay marriage

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott promised a "full and frank" debate on gay marriage in response to an opposition-backed push for reform.

Australia PM promises 'full and frank' debate on gay marriage
Ireland's gay marriage vote was "a defeat": Vatican daily
Ireland's gay marriage vote was "a defeat": Vatican daily

The Irish vote in favour of gay marriage constitutes "a defeat" that highlights a gap between the Church and modern society.

Ireland's gay marriage vote was "a defeat": Vatican daily
Church unnerved by Ireland's huge 'Yes' to gay marriage
Church unnerved by Ireland's huge 'Yes' to gay marriage

The once-dominant Catholic Church in Ireland was trying to come to terms with an overwhelming vote in favour of gay marriage.

Church unnerved by Ireland's huge 'Yes' to gay marriage
Ireland awaits count in historic gay marriage vote
Ireland awaits count in historic gay marriage vote

Ireland waited Saturday to learn the outcome of a historic referendum on same-sex marriage, with crowds of anxiously optimistic "Yes" supporters expected at Dublin Castle to hear the result.

Ireland awaits count in historic gay marriage vote
Polls open for Irish referendum on gay marriage
Polls open for Irish referendum on gay marriage

Polls opened in Ireland for a historic referendum on allowing same-sex marriage that is backed by all the main political parties but opposed by the Catholic Church.

Polls open for Irish referendum on gay marriage
Britain's parliament more gay and diverse after election
Britain's parliament more gay and diverse after election

With more female, gay and ethnic minority background lawmakers than ever before, the new House of Commons following May 7's general election has never looked more diverse.

Britain's parliament more gay and diverse after election
Thousands in Chile's 'March for Equality' to support gay rights
Thousands in Chile's 'March for Equality' to support gay rights

Thousands of people, many waving rainbow-colored flags, gathered in Santiago for a "March for Equality," pushing for Chile to acknowledge more gay rights.

Thousands in Chile's 'March for Equality' to support gay rights