On Wednesday, he said the purpose of the contest was “not to single out or to discriminate” against the LGBT community, but to explore views among teens and identify gaps in health services.
Majudi attends Halal Speed Dating, a matchmaking event, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia October 3, 2015.
Halal Speed Dating, a new matchmaking event in Kuala Lumpur, is helping Malaysian Muslims find partners in a largely conservative society where courtship is frowned upon and marriages are often arranged.
*Names have been changed to protect identities En español She wrote him first. In the summer, when the trees leafed out, you couldn't even see the road or the neighbors. She'd grown up here, in a conservative pocket of Virginia. When it came to meeting new people, however, her choices were limited. The holidays were coming, and she didn't want to face them alone.
A short message sent on a Thursday evening in early December 2013, under the subject line: Match? She signed up for a six-month subscription to Match.com, the largest and one of the oldest dating services on the Web.
The picture — outdoor photo, big smile — was real, and recent.