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Back to the Future: MCQP returns for a blast from the past: South Africa's premier costume and LGBTQIA+ celebration, the Mother City Queer Project (MCQP), is set to rise from its glittery ashes.
Pretoria Pride 2023 is celebrating its first decade!: Get ready for a vibrant celebration of love, diversity, and acceptance as Pretoria Pride marks its 10th anniversary on Sat 7 October!
Grindr Gang suspects could face attempted murder charges: The Johannesburg student who was kidnapped and beaten after being lured through the Grindr dating app is reportedly in a serious condition.
Are you the next Mr Gay World South Africa? Entries now open!: The Mr. Gay World South Africa pageant is back for its 2023 edition, and aspiring contestants are invited to enter the online contest!
Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion at the 19th Annual Soweto Pride: Soweto Pride is back for its 19th year, promising a day filled with celebration, entertainment, and inclusivity on Saturday 30 September
New campaign shines spotlight on South Africa’s Equality Courts: A new campaign has been launched to educate South Africa’s LGBTIQ+ community about the Equality Courts and how to effectively use them.
Hong Kong: Court ruling will finally give same-sex couples legal rights: In a landmark decision, A Hong Kong Court has handed a partial victory to an LGBTI activist, giving same-sex couples hope that their relationships will be recognised.
Johannesburg Pride reveals new venue for 2023: The organisers of Africa's oldest LGBTIQ+ Pride event have announced a new home for the 2023 edition of Johannesburg Pride - and it's a well-known landmark in the city.
Ekurhuleni Pride 2023 to paint Springs pink in queer celebration: The 16th annual Ekurhuleni Pride will take place in Springs on 9 September 2023 as a celebration of LGBTIQ+ identity and achievements.
Iraq: Gay death penalty bill proposed: The Parliament of Iraq is poised to consider a bill that would establish the death penalty as punishment for same-sex conduct.