Singapore couple challenge annulment of marriage after sex change

A Singaporean couple has launched a legal challenge after authorities annulled their marriage because the husband underwent a sex change, a lawyer said Monday. The city-state voided the marriage last year, saying the operation made their partnership a same-sex union that is illegal under Singapore law. Singapore is a modern and vibrant society in many ...

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Gay Singaporean man to appeal in bid to adopt surrogate son

Gay Singaporean man to appeal in bid to adopt surrogate son

A gay Singaporean man will appeal to overturn a court decision rejecting his bid to adopt his biological son fathered via a surrogate in the United States, one of his lawyers said...

RIP: Dr Yap Kim Hao, the Singaporean pastor who was a vocal advocate of LGBT issues

RIP: Dr Yap Kim Hao, the Singaporean pastor who was a vocal advocate of LGBT issues

Reverend Dr Yap Kim Hao — the first religious leader to express support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community in Singapore — died of heart failure...

Tight security and barriers no match for the 20k locals who supported freedom to love at Pink Dot 2017

Tight security and barriers no match for the 20k locals who supported freedom to love at Pink Dot 2017

Hong Lim Park was a sea of pink yesterday when annual gay rights rally Pink Dot came around — albeit surrounded by iron-clad security measures such as barriers and personnel...

Foreigners banned as Singapore holds ‘Pink Dot’ gay-rights rally

Foreigners banned as Singapore holds ‘Pink Dot’ gay-rights rally

Thousands of Singaporeans dressed in pink packed a city park on Saturday for a gay-rights rally under tight security after the government banned foreign participants....

Increased security measures required at Pink Dot 2017 due to “current security climate”

Increased security measures required at Pink Dot 2017 due to “current security climate”

With Singapore’s annual LGBT pride rally Pink Dot due to kick off in a couple of days, Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam penned a lengthy Facebook post answering the...

Married couple had their union voided by Singapore after husband transitions to female

Married couple had their union voided by Singapore after husband transitions to female

It should have been just another routine process for the Housing Development Board (HDB): yet another newly married couple applying for a flat and waiting for the house to be...

WATCH: All the feels of Singaporeans opening up to fellow Singaporeans from the LGBT community

WATCH: All the feels of Singaporeans opening up to fellow Singaporeans from the LGBT community

In a heart-warming video directed by local filmmakers Boo Junfeng and Mak Chun Kit for Pink Dot 2017, everyday Singaporeans came together to sit down for coffee and a chat with...

No foreigners allowed at all in this year’s Pink Dot rally, remind Singapore’s authorities

No foreigners allowed at all in this year’s Pink Dot rally, remind Singapore’s authorities

Annual gay pride rally Pink Dot may have garnered more support and sponsorships than ever before from local firms (ironically due to a ban on foreign funding) this year, but the...

‘Moonlight’ passes Singapore censors without any cuts; scores M18 rating

‘Moonlight’ passes Singapore censors without any cuts; scores M18 rating

Well, it’s about damn time. Moonlight, last year’s phenomenal Oscar underdog (and subsequent Best Picture winner), has finally received a rating from the Infocomm Media...