The nine-day festival features more than 30 Chinese and international films about women's rights, women's achievements and gay women, which are then slated to be shown in more than 10 cities across China.
Islamic State militants rarely miss a chance to claim at least partial credit for apparent terrorist attacks on U.S. soil, from June's deadly mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, to the stabbing of 10 people in a Minnesota shopping mall Saturday.
An openly gay Utah state senator who traveled to Iran last week has set off a firestorm there, where hard-liners accuse him of being "part of a major Western project to infiltrate" the country as authorities imprison others with ties abroad.
A same-sex couple has asked Romania's Constitutional Court to legally recognize them as married, which would be a landmark and surprising ruling. Commentators predict the court will reject their case this week.
Thousands of Serbian riot police have cordoned off central Belgrade for a gay pride march amid fears of attacks from extremists in the predominantly conservative Balkan country.
Facing increasing state-side irrelevance in the wake of the 2015 United States Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage, the anti-LGBT National Organization for Marriage (NOM) is now taking their hate show to Mexico with a useless petition.
Australia's prime minister introduced legislation to Parliament on Wednesday that would allow a public but non-binding vote on gay marriage early next year.
Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc. announced that it has received approval to market its drug rintatolimod (Ampligen) for chronic fatigue in Argentina.
Government plans to hold an opinion poll in February on whether gay marriage should be legalized in Australia suffered a blow on Tuesday when a gay government senator announced that he opposed the plan.
South Africa has barred an American pastor who has made anti-gay comments from entering the country.