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Picture of same-sex couple removed from booklet for Pope ‘family’ event

Pictures of same-sex couples have been censored from a booklet promoting a Catholic event which will be attended by the Pope.<p>Pope Francis is expected …

Police detain 51 men during raid on Jakarta ‘gay spa’

Indonesian police detained 51 men including several foreigners in a raid on what authorities described as a “gay spa” in Jakarta late on Friday, and …

The Pope and astronauts just proved how science and faith can serve each other

On Thursday, speaking with astronauts 254 miles above the Earth, Pope Francis proved how science and faith can serve each other.<p>Telecasting with the …

The war against Pope Francis

His modesty and humility have made him a popular figure around the world. But inside the church, his reforms have infuriated conservatives and sparked a revolt. By Andrew Brown<p>Pope Francis is one of the most hated men in the world today. Those who hate him most are not atheists, or protestants, or …

Christianity

The Economics of Emotion in Marketing

Studies tell us that people tend to rely more on emotions and less on logic when it comes to making purchase decisions.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p><i>“Your intellect may be confused,</i> …

Marketing

The 7 human rights issues that will shape the next generation

Nothing about the future is ever entirely certain. In a time of growing anxiety, shifting international power balances and technological change, the …

Rights & Freedoms

Morocco judge acquits girls accused of homosexuality

Court drops charges against two teenagers arrested for allegedly kissing and hugging<p>A judge in Morocco has acquitted two teenage girls on trial for alleged homosexuality after they were reportedly caught kissing, one of their three lawyers said.<p>The 16-year-old and 17-year-old were arrested in …

Human Rights

A new report shows the hell LGBTQ kids go through in school

The report describes the school experience for LGBTQ kids as “walking through a hailstorm.”<p>There has been a lot of progress on LGBTQ issues over the past couple of decades, with the legalization of same-sex marriage, the spread of laws that legally protect LGBTQ people from discrimination, the …

LGBTQI

Dream attics: 9 inspiring examples

Having a room like an attic could be one of the most surprising features that a house can offer. Many times left in neglect with boxes of things we …

Sexism Sucks for Everybody, Science Confirms

You don’t need science to tell you it sucks to be a woman in a sexist society. While American culture may have progressed since the time of <i>Mad Men</i>, …

'As boys, we are told to be brave': men on masculinity and mental health

New analysis found links between so-called masculine traits and depression and substance use. We asked men about gender stereotypes and mental health<p>Efforts have been made to challenge traditional stereotypes, but there is still pressure on men to be strong, independent, stoical, competitive and …

Mental Health

The 1500-Hour Rule - Is America at a Disadvantage?

Love Never Dies: 2 800-Year-Old Kiss Found in Hasanlu

The iconic pair of skeletons were unearthed in 1972 at the Teppe Hasanlu archaeological site, located in the Solduz Valley in the West Azerbaijan …

Brawl Breaks Out on Flight; Causes Emergency Landing

Related Articles<p>A huge fight broke out on a Ryanair flight headed to Malta from Brussels, forcing an emergency landing.<p><i>“It started when an elderly</i> …

Aviation Safety

12 Tricks To Make A Small Home Look Spacious

If you have a small home there are a number of different things that you can do to make it look bigger than it looks. A good trick to keep in mind is …

10 Misconceptions about Buddhism

In the series <i>10 Misconceptions about Buddhism</i>, scholars Robert E. Buswell Jr. and Donald S. Lopez Jr. expand and debunk these popular</b> …

Meditation

Canadian doctor 'secretly impregnated patients with his own sperm'

Fertility doctor Norman Barwin is alleged to have used his own sperm at a clinic in Ottawa.<p>A woman in Canada is suing the fertility doctor who …

Unlocking the medical mysteries of King Tut’s tomb

On this day in 1922, the tomb of Tutankhamun, or King Tut as he is better known, was discovered by British archaeologist Howard Carter. The news …

Confronting 'Chinese Privilege' in Singapore

They argue that Chinese-Singaporeans, unlike minority Malays, Indians, or Eurasians, enjoy exclusive racial advantages that position them as Singapore’s cultural, economic, political, and social core. Such claims have renewed public interest on race in Singapore, where the Chinese have constituted …

Lee Kuan Yew

LGBTQ Vets Are Suing the Canadian Government for Forcing Them to Admit Their Sexualities

A former sailor said he was strapped to a polygraph machine and forced to admit he was gay.<p>In a Canadian military interrogation room in 1990, strapped to a polygraph machine and sensing unseen observers behind a two-way mirror, 21-year-old Canadian sailor Todd Ross finally broke down in tears and …

LGBTQI

The audacious plan to bring back supersonic flight — and change air travel forever

One of the odd aspects of modern air travel is that it’s not really getting any <i>faster</i>. Ever since British Airways retired its money-losing supersonic Concorde in 2003, airlines have generally stuck to top speeds of around 615 miles per hour. That’ll get you from New York to San Francisco in five or …

Attention, Advertisers: Lesbians Buy Stuff, Too

Stereotypes of lesbians as frumpy shut-ins who don't care about nightlife or fashion hurts media outlets aimed at queer women, which rely on ad revenue to survive.<p><b>When Sarah Warn</b> founded AfterEllen.com in 2002, there had never been a lesbian sex scene on broadcast television. The site’s namesake, …

A gay mosque in Cape Town sounds the call to prayer for everyone

The call to prayer should welcome all Muslims, including gay Muslims, according to an openly gay imam in Cape Town. To many, the values of Islam and the rights of the LGBTQI community are incompatible, but Muhsin Hendricks has created a safe space for prayer, reflection and embracing all gender …

Religion

Airbus expects to sell around 670 jets in 2016

Airbus expects to sell around 670 aircraft this year, matching its planned deliveries, Mark Pearman-Wright, head of leasing and investor marketing, told the Airline Economics conference in Hong Kong on Wednesday.<p>Airbus Group officially targets more than 650 commercial deliveries, but the company's …

In Uganda, gay men say police use torturous method to 'prove' homosexuality | Reuters

CAPE TOWN (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It was early in the morning when Jackson Mukasa was awakened by the chants outside his Kampala home.<p>“The homos are in there!” the crowd yelled, banging spoons on metal cooking pots.<p>Mukasa, a 21-year-old gay man living in the Ugandan capital, was …

LGBTQI

Interior design tricks that'll make your home happier

Ever wondered how interior designers manage to make a house feel like a home? If you strive to create that wonderful vibe of easy living, with …

Home Decorating

Google's $6,000 smart Jamboard wants to make office projects more fun

Remember when using a projector with a whiteboard in the classroom seemed high-tech? Since then, a series of “interactive whiteboards” have hit the …

Google Docs

Germany is building the world’s first wind turbines with built-in hydroelectric batteries

Wind blows. Water falls. But for the first time, one is now powering the other. Engineers in Germany are storing water for hydroelectricity inside wind turbines allowing the towers act like massive batteries once the wind stops blowing. It’s the first major example of the two technologies being …

Hydroelectric Power

World's shortest flight celebrates its millionth passenger

The world’s shortest flight, a tiny hop between two remote British islands, celebrated Monday taking its millionth passenger on the route.<p>The 2.7km (1.7-mile) flight between Westray and Papa Westray in the Orkney islands, off mainland Scotland’s northeast coast, holds the Guinness World Record as …

Scotland

World's shortest airline routes | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Back in 1927, it was Charles Lindbergh, flying nonstop from New York to Paris. Earlier in 2016, it was Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov, making a nonstop solo circumnavigation of the globe in a hot air balloon.<p>The focus in aviation has always been on flying farther and staying airborne …

Airplanes