10th August 2010
Irish gay man, 60, died after assault 4
5:49 PM — A 60-year-old gay man from Sligo died last week after being attacked in his home. Cyril Moran, of River Road, Cartron Point, was described by friends as "vulnerable".
Flight attendant quits his job by sliding down escape chute 22
4:40 PM — A flight attendant who became fed-up with rude passengers quit his job yesterday in a way that most disgruntled employees can only dream of.
Amsterdam Pride sends defiant message of gay visibility 20
3:54 PM — Adrian Tippetts reports from Amsterdam Pride, speaking to organisers ProGay about media attention, homophobic violence and why the city is not the safe haven it once was.
Former Tory candidate warned by employer over anti-gay comments 23
3:25 PM — A teacher who stood for election as a Conservative candidate has been given a written warning by his employer for remarks about homosexuality.
An open invitation to gay rights groups: Is marriage equality a priority?
2:11 PM — To coincide with our poll, we're giving an open invitation to all UK gay rights groups to set out their positions on marriage equality.
Portia de Rossi to become Portia DeGeneres 9
2:06 PM — Actress Portia de Rossi is to take her wife Ellen DeGeneres' surname. The couple married in California in 2008 and remained known by their own surnames.
Hong Kong trans woman launches fight to marry 2
1:48 PM — A trans woman in Hong King has begun a legal fight for the right to marry her boyfriend. The woman, who has not been named, is barred under city law from changing her birth certificate to female.
BiCon bisexuality conference to be held this month 1
11:26 AM — The 2010 BiCon bisexuality conference will be held in London at the end of this month. The yearly event, which attracts around 250 participants, will take place at the University of London between August 26th-30th.
PinkNews.co.uk poll: Should gay couples be allowed to marry? 52
10:23 AM — The UK has had civil partnerships since 2005 but a number of gay groups are now campaigning for all couples to be given the option of civil partnerships or marriage. We want to find out what our readers think about the issue.