Homosexual beauty contest in Nepal

Updated: 2007-05-18 17:09

Transvestites participate in a beauty contest in Nepali capital Kathmandu May 17, 2007. Resplendent in sequinned evening gowns, more than a dozen gay men took to the stage in Nepal's first homosexual beauty contest, urging authorities in the remote Himalayan nation to recognise their rights. Picture taken May 17, 2007. [Reuters]


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