Pics from Delhi’s Sixth Annual Pride March

Pics from Delhi’s Sixth Annual Pride March

The Daily Mail has posted pics from Sunday’s Delhi Queer Pride parade, with over a thousand members and supporters of the LGBT community in the nation’s capital.  Starting in Connaught Place, the parade ended at Jantar Mantar, where the demonstrators distributed rainbow-coloured flags and badges.  As noted by the paper, the parade began in 2008 with just 35 people and has grown exponentially over the past 5 years.  

Posted: November 25th, 2013

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SAWCC Art Auction on Thursday, November 21st

SAWCC Art Auction on Thursday, November 21st

Looking to revamp your apartment or house with some new art?  Definitely check out SAWCC’s 7th Annual Art Auction at Saffronart.   Enjoy an evening of engaging artwork, enjoyable company, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres at a silent auction in the renowned Saffronart gallery. Your contribution and participation will help sustain SAWCC’s arts programs for the next year and continue the growth of the organization. RSVP for the event here.

Posted: November 20th, 2013

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Asifa Lahore’s ‘Tum Hi Ho LGBT’ Campaign on Huff Post

Asifa Lahore’s ‘Tum Hi Ho LGBT’ Campaign on Huff Post

One of our favorite performers and London celebrities across the pond, Asifa Lahore,  is featured in the Huffington Post this week for the Indiegogo campaign - “Tum hi Ho LGBT”.    The goal of the video is is to expand visibility for LGBT ethnic minorities through this music video.  Read about Asifa’s contributions to the London club scene, his performance at the prestigious Drag Idol UK 2012 and London’s most successful World Music nights,

Posted: November 20th, 2013

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Typhoon Haiyan Linked to Climate Change

Typhoon Haiyan Linked to Climate Change

The Guardian reports that the Philippines government has firmly connected the super typhoon Haiyan with climate change, and urged governments meeting in Poland on Monday to take emergency action to resolve the deadlocked climate talks. “We cannot sit and stay helpless staring at this international climate stalemate. It is now time to take action. We need an emergency climate pathway,” said Yeb Sano, head of the government’s delegation to the

Posted: November 13th, 2013

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Linda Simpson’s Debut Photo Book Party Tonight

Linda Simpson’s Debut Photo Book Party Tonight

“Pages” is the debut photo book by one of our favorite New Yorkers, Linda Simpson, who pays homage to her captivating friend Page.  According to Linda,  the book allows you to travel back in time as she narrates her photos of NYC’s momentous drag scene from the late 1980s to the mid ’90s.  The photos also recall Page’s “mysterious beauty, outlandish sense of style, and provocative performances” that made her a cult

Posted: November 13th, 2013

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Asking and Telling About HIV Status

Asking and Telling About HIV Status

Warning: this video contains sexy, hunky nakedness! Out South Asian actor Namir Nasir (the perky, cutie with the glasses) co-stars in “Knowing” a short film produced by Impulse Group about being open and honest about HIV status—all via text! The West Hollywood based sexual health advocacy group  seeks to ask some simple but difficult questions in this “Edge-ucational” film (as they call it): Why not get tested? Why not ask? Why not

Posted: November 12th, 2013

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Maulik Pancholy in Out 100

Maulik Pancholy in Out 100

OUT Magazine continued its rollout of this year’s OUT100 today and included desi actor Maulik Pancholy, best known for his  roles on the TV series 30 Rock and Weeds. Maulik hand’t previously discussed his sexuality with the press so his OUT interview was also a way to come out to the general public.  “I just celebrated my nine-year anniversary with my partner,” he says. “It feels like a nice time to be

Posted: November 11th, 2013

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Sunny Israni on Putting His Best Foot Forward

Sunny Israni on Putting His Best Foot Forward

We had the opportunity to catch Sunny Israni—sock connoisseur and co-founder of Zoraab.com—to get the scoop on his transition from the suit and tie world of finance to teaming up with his sister Tina Israni and launching a line of socks that raises the bar on this oft overlooked men’s accessory. Sunny and Tina founded Zoraab.com in 2011, offering a variety of artfully selected fashion socks online. The entrepreneurial sibling

Posted: November 8th, 2013

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