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March 2018 was a big month for LGBTQ visibility in Vietnam. Singer Nguyen Huong Giang was crowned Miss International Queen at the world’s largest and most prestigious pageant for transgender women. 

Hong Kong's gay marriage objection

 News that Hong Kong's government has objected to plans to allow same-sex couples to wed at the British consulate in the Chinese city has angered gay rights activists.

British lawmakers pass gay marriage bill

 British lawmakers on Tuesday passed a bill legalising same-sex marriage in England and Wales, paving the way for the first gay weddings in 2014.

Gay marriage vote poses problems for UK's Cameron

 British Prime Minister David Cameron faces further dissent from within the ranks of his Conservative Party as a bill to legalise gay marriage returns to Parliament Monday.

France allows gay marriage, adoption amid criticism

 After lengthy and hot debate, France's legislators gave the green light to same-sex couples to marry and adopt children, the Socialists' strongest social reform that sparked series of violent protests and homophobic attacks.

Uruguay legislature approves same-sex marriage

 Uruguay's legislature voted to allow same-sex marriages nationwide, making it only the second Latin American country to do so.

Fight for gay marriage goes to US Supreme Court

 Supporters and opponents of same-sex marriage are prepared to turn out in force in Washington on Tuesday, when the US Supreme Court hears oral arguments in a landmark case.

Gay marriage opponents flood Paris streets in protest

 Hundreds of thousands of protestors flooded the streets of Paris on Sunday in protest at government plans to legalise gay marriage and adoption.