Aug 29, 2016

Australia vote on gay marriage hits stumbling block

A plan by the Australian government to hold a popular vote on whether to allow same-sex marriage suffered a setback Monday when a political party announced it would not support the proposed plebiscite. The Nick Xenophon Team, which supports marriage equality, said its three ...

Oct 24, 2015

NTT Docomo expands family discounts to same-sex couples

Major mobile carrier NTT Docomo Inc. said Friday that it has expanded the scope of its family discounts to include same-sex couples. Same-sex couples with certificates issued by their municipalities recognizing the relationship as equivalent to marriage became newly eligible for family discounts on ...