Punishments for male to male relationships: No law
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Age of consent: Equal for heterosexuals and homosexuals
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Traveled to NEPAL? Did you feel comfortable being out while you were there?
I was very comfortable
It was not an issue
I hid my sexual orientation while I was there
I was discriminated against because of my sexual orientation
This fall, the world should have its first official, national head-count of people in a single country who identify as “third gender.” That’s because Nepal, the small nation crammed between India and China, has included the designation on its 2011 census, the country’s first since the fall of a Hindu monarchy and the end of a 13-year internal armed conflict. In counting third-gender citizens, Nepal’s government seems to be sending a strong message about the country’s commitment to inclusiveness. >>>
More than 70 gay rights activists were detained in the Nepali capital on Tuesday in a crackdown on a rally to demand government identification papers for transgender people, police and activists said. >>>