The Russian parliament is debating a law that would tighten the screws on gay rights. Activists fear the bill is another attempt to silence them, while legislators say the goal is to protect children from immorality.
Fundamental rights of the LGBT community in India have been put into the spotlight as the country's top court hears arguments over ending a colonial-era ban on homosexuality. Murali Krishnan reports.
It's been a year since a landmark ruling in Taiwan recognized same-sex unions as a fundamental right. But the marriage equality movement still faces stiff resistance in Taiwanese society. William Yang reports.
Feminist punk group Pussy Riot has put out a new video after members were sentenced to 15 days in prison following a pitch invasion at the World Cup final in Russia. The group is no stranger to high-profile protests.
Israel's new nation-state law has jettisoned the standards it established in its own declaration of independence. The legislation enshrines a policy of superiority, says journalist Rainer Hermann.
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