Hundreds of global faith leaders call for ban on LGBT+ conversion therapy

Almost 400 global religious leaders, including anti-apartheid campaigner Desmond Tutu and Britain’s Bishop of Liverpool, called on Wednesday for countries to overturn bans on same-sex relations and end LGBT+ conversion therapy. Sixty-nine United Nations member states still outlaw gay sex, according to the 2020 State-Sponsored Homophobia report released by the […]

India may blacklist some telecom equipment vendors for security

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the setting up of a national security directive on telecommunication sector, which will have significant impact on India’s security, IT and telecommunications minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said announcing the new guidelines for telecom service providers. “Considering the need to ensure India’s national security, the Cabinet […]