15th December 2014
French far-right party leader accused of appointing ‘gay lobby’ 12
10:05 AM — The leader of France's far-right Front National party has been accused of appointing a "gay lobby" to surround herself.
12th December 2014
Obama and Harry Styles ‘had sex’ tabloid turns out to be photoshopped
5:01 PM — A tabloid newspaper cover from the US which claimed to state that President Obama and Harry Styles "had sex". has been revealed to be a convincing photoshop job.
‘Face sitting’ protest takes place at Parliament against porn ban 11
4:45 PM — A protest took place at Westminster today against new rules which ban the depiction of certain sex acts on porn produced in the UK.
Ex-gay poster boy: My homosexuality is a ‘beautiful gift from God’ 29
4:03 PM — A man who, as a child, appeared on a number of 'Ex-gay' adverts, has said him being gay is a "beautiful gift from God".
Magazine apologises to 30-stone man disqualified from Mr Gay UK 4
3:25 PM — A magazine has apologised to a 30-stone man who was disqualified from the Mr Gay UK competition on a technicality.
Petition hopes to halt gay rights campaigner’s deportation to Uganda 6
10:22 AM — A petition hopes to overturn a decision to deport a gay rights campaigner to Uganda.
Hoax of US tabloid claims Obama ‘had sex with Harry Styles’ 20
9:49 AM — A hoax cover of a US supermarket tabloid made the bizarre claim that US President Barack Obama "hid [his] gay lifestyle to become President", and that he had an affair with another man.
US Docu-series commissioned about transgender parenting 2
9:27 AM — A television series has been commissioned by a US network about transgender parenting.
US: Kansas issues gender-neutral marriage forms
9:08 AM — The US state of Kansas has begun issuing gender-neutral marriage forms amid a battle around same-sex marriage.
11th December 2014
Monk arrested for distributing homophobic leaflets is head of Catholic charity
6:44 PM — A monk who was earlier this week arrested for distributing leaflets across Cambridge claiming that gay people are “corrupting young children”, is the director of a Catholic charity which spends tens of thousands of pounds each year.
Lib Dem Julian Huppert hopes to debate ban on fisting and watersports porn 3
6:13 PM — A ban on the production of certain types of porn in the UK will be the subject of a debate in the House of Commons, if a Lib Dem MP who opposes it gets his way.
Benedict Cumberbatch nominated for Golden Globe for ‘The Imitation Game’ 1
5:20 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has been nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actor, for his performance as Alan Turing in 'The Imitation Game'.
The Sun on blind, trans Labour candidate: ‘How did she know she was the wrong sex?’ 31
4:53 PM — Writing in the Sun newspaper, Rod Liddle has asked how a blind, trans Labour Parliamentary Candidate knew "she was the wrong sex".
WATCH: This man climbed Mount Everest to tell the world ‘Uganda must stop killing gays’ 3
4:31 PM — One man has gone to extreme lengths to send a message condemning Uganda's persecution of LGBT people.
Google+ introduces ‘infinite’ custom gender options 13
2:52 PM — Google's social networking site has changed the options for users to define their gender, allowing "infinite" options.
After half a century of waiting – this gay couple were finally allowed to tie the knot 5
2:10 PM — While many same-sex couples celebrated as they converted their civil partnerships to marriage starting yesterday, one couple had waited longer than most.
Controversy over US billboard which claims: ‘Nobody is born gay’ 32
12:42 PM — A new anti-gay billboard has been erected in the US state of Virginia, which reads: "Nobody is born gay."
Gay rights champion Desmond Tutu cancels travel plans amid battle with cancer 10
11:30 AM — A long-time supporter of gay rights Archbishop Desmond Tutu has cancelled travel plans as he battles prostate cancer.
Arrest made in connection with homophobic ‘gays corrupt young children’ leaflets
10:22 AM — An arrest has been made after a ‘Christmas’ leaflet was distributed across Cambridge claiming that gay people are "corrupting young children", and that they are "busy worshipping each other's anuses."
10th December 2014
‘The Flash’ is about to get its first gay supervillain 22
6:06 PM — Hit superhero television series 'The Flash' is to feature its first gay supervillain, and the actor playing him said it is a "huge step forward."