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January 10, 2019 7:45 PM Manchester Pride adopts Pride flag with black and brown stripes

Manchester Pride has chosen an official flag which includes black and brown stripes alongside the original rainbow. The 2019 Manchester Pride Festival will use a design with eight stripes which was originally flown outside Philadelphia’s City Hall in 2017, instead of Gilbert Baker‘s classic flag. Mark Fletcher, the chief executive of Manchester Pride 126

January 7, 2019 2:56 AM Sandra Oh: Killing Eve star’s parents whip Golden Globe viewers into frenzy after THIS

SANDRA OH, who is presenting the 76th Golden Globe awards in California tonight alongside Andy Samberg, scooped the award for Best Actress in a Drama TV series, but it’s her parents which have left viewers talking. Sandra Oh’s parents are currently the talk of the Golden Globes on Twitter after the Killing Eve actress bowed down to them amid her acceptance 115

January 3, 2019 7:42 PM Gay couple sue for right to marry in Hong Kong

A gay couple have filed a lawsuit to legalise equal marriage in Hong Kong. The two men, aged 21 and 31, lodged a claim at Hong Kong’s high court, arguing that not allowing same-sex couples to marry is a violation of their right to equality under the autonomous territory’s Bill of Rights and basic law, reports South China Morning Post. The 21-year-old 97

January 1, 2019 10:11 PM Lewis Hamilton Instagram: Formula 1 star sends fans wild with BABY pic

LEWIS HAMILTON, who is a Formula One champion, whipped his social media fans into a frenzy after he took to his Instagram to share a cute throwback from his younger years last week. Five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton, 33, shared a picture of him as a baby in which he sported curly brown hair and a T-shirt emblazoned with the word “tennis” and a racket 76

December 21, 2018 3:43 AM Michelle Obama ATTACKED after ‘mocking’ Melania Trump

MICHELLE OBAMA has been criticised after mocking US First Lady Melania Trump via a reference to mid-90s comedy film ‘Friday’, with TV host Piers Morgan accusing her of “b*tchy sniping”. Mrs Obama made the controversial remark during an appearance on Jimmy Fallon’s The Tonight Show. She also claimed she felt awkward when Mrs Trump presented her with a Tiffany 124

December 18, 2018 12:50 PM South Africa's Chicken Licken colonialism of Europe advert banned

A fast-food outlet in South Africa has been ordered to withdraw a commercial showing an African explorer conquering Europe in the 17th Century. The advertising board said colonialism was "traumatic" for Africans and was "not open for humorous exploitation". Chicken Licken said the advertisement was "tongue-in-cheek" and meant to create "pride" among 66

December 9, 2018 9:57 AM AJ Pritchard: Strictly Come Dancing star 'has Lauren Steadman's family's approval'

AJ PRITCHARD has revealed he has Strictly Come Dancing 2018 partner Lauren Steadman’s family’s “approval” as the pair bid for a place in the final of the BBC show. They then showed a clip of Doreen voicing her pride in Lauren and AJ for how far they’d come on Strictly. “Definitely now,” he replied. "Because when we did our first dance for her she was with it, wasn’t 56

December 6, 2018 4:43 PM New York school paints over student’s pride flag mural

Officials at Oakfield-Alabama Middle High School in New York state have painted over the mural of a Pride flag citing issues with its size. An art student had painted part of the wall in the colours of the Pride flag. He was also planning on adding the words “love is love” on top of the flag as well as handprints of some of the other LGBT+ students 53

December 6, 2018 4:12 PM Indiana school banned Gay-Straight Alliance from saying ‘gay’ and ‘LGBT’

A lawsuit has alleged that a Gay-Straight Alliance group at an Indiana school was ordered to change its name and avoid using the terms “gay” and “LGBT+.” The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana filed the lawsuit against Leo Junior/Senior High School in Leo-Cedarville, Indiana, a small town with a population of 3,600. The lawsuit alleges that students 94

December 5, 2018 3:22 PM Trans cop attempts suicide after being harassed by colleagues

A trans police officer in India has attempted suicide after allegedly being harassed by three of her colleagues. The 22-year-old cop, known only as R Nasriya, said in a video posted on WhatsApp that she had been bullied for being trans by her co-workers at the police force in the town of Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu, reports Hindustan Times. Nasriya, who consumed 64