Listen to RFI News
Expand Player
 
Listen Download Podcast
  • Paris Live PM 14h00 - 15h00 GMT
    News bulletin 03/18 14h00 GMT
  • Paris Live PM 14h00 - 15h00 GMT
    News bulletin 03/15 14h00 GMT
  • Paris Live PM 14h00 - 15h00 GMT
    News bulletin 03/14 14h00 GMT
To take full advantage of multimedia content, you must have the Flash plugin installed in your browser. To connect, you need to enable cookies in your browser settings. For an optimal navigation, the RFI site is compatible with the following browsers: Internet Explorer 8 and above, Firefox 10 and +, Safari 3+, Chrome 17 and + etc.

India sees growth of gay tourism

India sees growth of gay tourism
 
Reuters/Ashley Pon

For long homosexuality has long been a hidden, and even illegal, aspect of Indian life. But after a Delhi High Court decriminalized same-sex intercourse in 2009, sensitivity toward gay people and bisexuals is growing in major cities. Now businesses and niche agencies are beginning to recognize a new and possibly lucrative market. The growth potential for gay tourists is so high that it has attracted even established players to the emerging travel segment and gay tourism helped India post strong growth for 2011. 


Related

  • France

    Gay couple, Communist mayor defy French law with same-sex marriage

    Learn more

  • France

    Is my son gay? French smartphone app asks

    Learn more

  • UK - Cameroon

    Air France refuses to carry deported gay Cameroon man from UK

    Learn more

  • France - Germany

    Last gay concentration camp survivor dies

    Learn more

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. ...
  5. next >
  6. last >
Features
 
Sorry but the period of time connection to the operation is exceeded.