Gay Weddings on Mt. Everest?

Gay Weddings on Mt. Everest?

Looks like Nepal is hip to something that has eluded California, New York, Massachusetts and just about every other state in this country: besides being a fundamental issue of rights, gay marriage is also a potential tourism goldmine for countries and states that are more “open”. Nepal now plans to offer same-sex couples the romantic possibility of getting married on Mt. Everest and participating in a Himalayan-honeymoon trek or tour

Posted: March 16th, 2010

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Gaga’s homage to Russ Meyer, Tarantino, the Music Video and more..

Gaga’s homage to Russ Meyer, Tarantino, the Music Video and more..

It’s been roughly 48 hours since the premiere of the Lady Gaga-Beyonce 9-minute video for “Telephone” and on You Tube, it’s already at 9 million plus views. The Music Mix at Entertainment Weekly has proudly announced the arrival of “Gay Christmas”, Australia’s Daily Telegraph proclaims Gaga is the “real deal”, while the Guardian itemizes the many instances of “product placement’ in the video (though the author misses the point of

Posted: March 13th, 2010

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Desilicious: 8-Year Anniversary Bash on Saturday, March 27th

Desilicious: 8-Year Anniversary Bash on Saturday, March 27th

Don’t miss our 8th Anniversary extravaganza as we take the party back to Pachita — the exclusive penthouse floor of the legendary international club Pacha! Ashu Rai and DJ Bobby will be serving up your favorite Bolly Dance beats along with big-screen visuals by Neeraj. Arrive early to revel in 8 years of Desi + Queer + Fab and get in for just 8 bucks before 11pm! Sholay Productions Presents

Posted: March 4th, 2010

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Another Bollywood “gay film” coming our way

Another Bollywood “gay film” coming our way

Last month, we were wondering about the Bollywood’s first gay kiss between actors Rahul Bose and Arjun Mathur. Well, now comes word of the release of the upcoming movie Dunno Y … Na Jaane Kyun, a tale of a male model who goes to Bombay to make his fortune, “only to discover that his fortune is with another man”. How will this fare in post-377 India? Director Sanjay Sharma is

Posted: February 9th, 2010

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PK Article of the Week – Ego Magazine’s Review of “Three Idiots”

PK Article of the Week – Ego Magazine’s Review of “Three Idiots”

Ego Magazine has a review this week of the latest Aamir Khan Bollywood blockbuster, “Three Idiots”, which has garnered both lots of praise and criticism. But, even criticism of the movie hasn’t stopped the film from becoming a huge success at the box office, setting a record for the Indian film industry, grossing Rs 315 crore ($70 million) worldwide within 18 days of release. We have to agree with Ego’s

Posted: February 9th, 2010

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SCENE + HEARD: Rain Nor Snow Deters Desilicious’s Die-Hard Crowd – Next

SCENE + HEARD: Rain Nor Snow Deters Desilicious’s Die-Hard Crowd – Next

Friday night’s Desilicious successfully brought the monthly South Asian party to a new venue despite trepidation over the looming snowstorm. “We were a little nervous with the weather,” said promoter Atiif Toor of Sholay Productions, “but realized we have such a die-hard crowd that rain or shine, snow or sleet they’re coming out—and they did so we’re happy about that.” Bringing their hit party to Pachita, they themed the evening as the Bollywood Blue Bash. “We

Posted: February 8th, 2010

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Pakistan’s transgender minority finds its voice

Pakistan’s transgender minority finds its voice

Last week, the Guardian ran a piece, accompanied by a beautiful series of photos, on the “unlikely revolution” currently taking place among Pakistan’s transgender community. Recently, the Supreme Court has issued a series of ground-breaking judgments in favour of the community and hijras from the southern city of Sukkur fielded the country’s first transgender cricket team.

Posted: February 1st, 2010

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Desilicious Video from the Vaults

Desilicious Video from the Vaults

It’s time to go back to the 90s with this nearly forgotten gem of a video from “Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi”, featuring a very sultry Rekha, looking gorgeous at 42, with a young and studly Akshay Kumar. The video features a very hot seduction scene between the two with Rekha-ji seducing the khiladi, both of whom are rolling around in what looks like cookie dough before rinsing off in a nearly

Posted: January 29th, 2010

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