Latest Pride parades Stories

2008-07-08 00:00:17

THE line-up for this year's Doncaster Pride festival, to take place on Sunday, August 17, has now been announced. Katrina Leskanich (formerly of 1997 Eurovision winners Katrina and the Waves, best known for their 1990s hit Walking On Sunshine) will headline the event.

2008-06-20 12:00:24

By Journal Staff Report Pride on the Plaza, Santa Fe's annual gay arts and culture festival, opens today and runs through June 29.

2006-07-22 10:41:10

By Jorgen Johansson RIGA (Reuters) - Gay pride participants said they were pelted with eggs and bags of excrement on Saturday as they left a service at the Anglican Lutheran church in the old town of the Latvian capital Riga.

2005-12-16 06:18:30

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese police shut down the opening of a gay and lesbian culture festival on Friday, an action participants said highlighted deep-rooted intolerance toward homosexuality.

2005-12-15 13:11:28

By Jorgen Johansson RIGA (Reuters) - Latvian lawmakers blocked same-sex marriages by changing the Baltic state's constitution on Thursday, infuriating gay rights activists who said they may take their case to the European Court of Human Rights.

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  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.