Germany's top court has ruled that gays in civil partnerships should be allowed to adopt their partner's adopted children. The court said this woud benefit the children concerned. But gays may still not adopt together.
Newspaper "The Australian" has published a Bill Leak illustration showing goose-stepping gay rights activists, suggesting similarities with the Nazi SS. Australia will hold a same sex marriage referendum next year.
The South African government on Tuesday denied entry to a US pastor who has called for gays and lesbians to be killed. The decision was welcomed by many South Africans.
The petition by Islamic activists comes after months of government-dealt setbacks for members of Indonesia's LGBT community. "They are scared, but they are not retreating," HRW researcher Kyle Knight tells DW.
Italy has become the last major Western country to legalize same-sex partnerships as a much-disputed law takes effect. The Catholic Church and several parties have strongly opposed the move.
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