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Pakistan bans gay website, says it is 'un-Islamic'

THE site, set up to help members of Pakistan's homosexual and transgender community socialise and share experiences, has been shut down by the Pakistani authorities for being “un-Islamic”.

A spokesman for the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority said they had halted access to the site after complaints from Internet users. Said spokesman Kamran Ali:

Lunatic US pastor Scott Lively takes credit for Russian homophobia

ON HIS blog this month, Scott Lively, 57, who runs the Abiding Truth Ministries in Springfield, Massachusetts, praised Russian President Vladimir Putin as “the defender of Christian civilization” for signing this summer a ban on information that portrays being gay as natural or attractive – and traced the idea to his own tour of Russia in 2006-7.