26th September 2014
Scott Mills: ‘You don’t have to dance with a man because you’re gay’ 13
1:49 PM — Scott Mills has shot down suggestions he should be paired with a male dance partner on Strictly Come Dancing.
Annie Lennox: The word ‘gay’ is irrelevant 21
12:12 PM — Singer Annie Lennox has argued that the word "gay" is irrelevant because it should be "nobody's effing business."
Egypt: Grindr warns users ‘police may be posing as LGBT’ after six men sentenced 2
11:51 AM — Grindr has issued a warning to Egyptian users about police entrapment following reports of six men who were sentenced on Thursday after advertising their apartment for sex on social media.
Trinidad and Tobago: Prime Minister says gay rights is ‘not legally possible’ 67
11:01 AM — The Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago has gone on record to say the country is nowhere near ready to establish a referendum dealing with the decriminalisation of homosexuality and gay rights as "it is not legally possible."
25th September 2014
The Walking Dead star Norman Reedus reveals his character is ‘prison gay’ 19
5:14 PM — The Walking Dead actor Norman Reedus has partially confirmed rumours about his character Daryl's sexuality this week, revealing he has been playing him as "prison gay."
RuPaul: Facebook is ‘stripping the rights’ of drag performers 12
4:16 PM — Drag artist RuPaul has condemned Facebook for "stripping the rights" of drag queens after a recent policy which bans users who don't use their real names on their profiles.
13 coming out stories that made a world of difference 6
3:48 PM — These are some of the most inspiring stories to date.
Bill Nighy: ‘Pride is one of the best jobs I ever had’ 4
3:39 PM — Bill Nighy has called Pride - a British film about gay activists supporting the miners’ strike - one of the best jobs he has ever had.
24th September 2014
US: Archbishop accused of sexual misconduct forces gay man to resign over marriage 19
12:41 PM — A Minnesota Archbishop who is currently under investigation over alleged sexual misconduct with other priests is now forcing another man to resign from the church, saying his same-sex marriage does not "uphold church teaching".
Taiwan: Six same-sex marriages rejected in registration protest
12:07 PM — Six same-sex couples in Taiwan had their marriages rejected on Saturday after attempting to register en masse.
22nd September 2014
Nicolas Sarkozy: Same-sex marriage is ‘humiliating families’ 33
12:58 PM — Announcing his return to politics, former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy has condemned François Hollande for introducing same-sex marriage to the country, calling it "humiliating" for families.
11th September 2014
South Africa: Mpumalanga makes history with first pride parade
4:15 PM — Mpumalanga's Gert Sibande District made history this week after hosting its first ever pride parade for LGBT communities in South Africa.
Brazil: Gay teen found murdered with a broken neck and a mouth full of paper 11
3:43 PM — Police in Brazil are investigating whether the death of an 18-year-old was the result of a homophobic hate crime.
China: Gay rights groups ask 112 universities to ‘face up to basic demands’ 2
3:12 PM — Three Chinese activist groups have sent an open letter to 112 universities demanding they "face up to the basic demands" of LGBT students.
10th September 2014
10 catastrophes that never happened after same-sex marriage became legal 11
12:41 PM — We take a look back at some of the most surreal and bizarre attempts to curb the passing of equal marriage to date.
8th September 2014
7 mindblowing things you didn’t know about gay parenting (according to homophobes) 11
5:47 PM — Same-sex adoption laws are a staple part of the modern fight for gay equality. But what are some of the most common arguments against gay parenting, and why do they still exist?
Scott Mills denies Strictly is ‘homophobic’ after being given female dance partner 15
11:55 AM — Scott Mills has denounced claims that Strictly Come Dancing is "homophobic" for pairing him with a woman during last night’s launch.
Thomas Hitzlsperger: Coming out as a gay footballer is ‘impossible’ 5
10:30 AM — Ex-premiership footballer Thomas Hitzlsperger says it would have been "impossible" to come out as gay during his career.
India: Bestselling author calls colonial anti-gay law ‘our collective sin’ 9
10:07 AM — Bestselling Indian author Chetan Bhagat has spoken about India's anti-gay law to say that it contradicts the country's culture, calling it a "relic of an unscientific, Victorian past."
14th May 2014
US: Idaho federal judge strikes down same-sex marriage ban 2
11:09 AM — A US federal judge has overturned the US state of Idaho's ban on same-sex marriage.