2nd December 2014
Peer who said same-sex marriage would lead to ‘immorality’ fights for humanist weddings 20
9:26 AM — Baroness Butler-Sloss, who staunchly opposed same-sex marriage during last year's debates, has said now that it is legal, there is no reason humanist weddings should not be allowed to take place.
1st December 2014
David Cameron: We must tackle the stigma and discrimination associated with HIV 1
4:49 PM — Prime Minister David Cameron has written a message of support for World AIDS Day today, commending the steps forward made in the UK, and calling for more action to be taken around the world in the fight against HIV and AIDS.
Ed Miliband: Nobody anywhere in the world should face discrimination for having HIV 2
4:17 PM — Labour Leader Ed Miliband has made a video in support of World AIDS Day 2014, in which he puts an emphasis on the importance of early diagnosis, and says tackling stigma associated with HIV is hugely important.
Nick Clegg: To help fight the stigma of HIV we must have better sex education 1
3:03 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has recorded a video for World AIDS Day, in which he notes that the UK last year invested £1 billion into the Global Fund to fight AIDS around the world.
Gay HIV campaigners dump horse sh*t and kiss outside UKIP HQ for World AIDS Day 138
1:27 PM — An HIV campaign group has made a statement about what it calls "bullsh*t" statements by UKIP on the subject... by dumping a pile of manure outside the party's London office.
Campaign aims to #stopHIVstigma… by having men strip naked 8
12:50 PM — Another campaign has been launched which sees men strip down naked in order to tackle the stigma faced by people living with HIV.
A year on – the BBC still won’t allow its presenters to wear AIDS ribbons 41
11:24 AM — A year after causing controversy by blocking its presenters from wearing red ribbons for World AIDS Day, the BBC still appears to be enforcing the ban.
‘Imitation Game’ makes second-highest per-screen profit in US release
10:37 AM — Despite only having a limited release in the US, Alan Turing biopic 'The Imitation Game' has made the second highest per-screen profit of 2014.
Poland just got its first out gay mayor! 17
10:07 AM — An LGBT campaigner has just won a mayoral election in northern Poland, and is what is thought to be the country's first out gay mayor.
Prince Harry to reveal a secret about himself for World AIDS Day 6
9:39 AM — Prince Harry has agreed to share a secret about himself as part of a campaign for World AIDS Day, which hopes to encourage people to talk about health concerns more openly.
28th November 2014
Two fans banned from all Twickenham rugby matches over homophobic abuse 4
6:02 PM — Following an investigation into homophobia, two fans have been banned from all rugby matches at Twickenham.
Petition started calling on Uganda to scrap all anti-gay laws 4
5:12 PM — A petition has been started calling for all anti-gay legislation to be scrapped in Uganda.
London’s Popstarz is opening its doors for the last time – will you be there? 1
3:24 PM — As the organisers of Popstarz prepare for the iconic club night's last event, PinkNews caught up with head DJ and promoter Tommy Turntables about why we have to say goodbye, and if the night will ever come back.
Finland’s Parliament votes to allow same-sex marriage 38
12:05 PM — A petition has been started calling for all anti-gay legislation to be scrapped in Uganda.
Was Shakespeare gay? Some experts think so – but not all can agree 25
10:59 AM — Some of the top Shakespeare experts around the world have become embroiled in a debate over whether the legendary playwright's sonnets prove that he was gay.
27th November 2014
Older guys are more likely to have had gay sex than younger men 29
7:00 PM — Older men are more likely to have had sexual contact with another man than those in their teenage years or twenties, according to a new study.
Over half of UK police forces have seen a rise in violent homophobic crimes this year 13
6:40 PM — New crime figures released as part of a report this week show a rise in the number of homophobic offences in over half of UK police forces.
Yoweri Museveni: Uganda is a ‘better destination’ than Spain for holidaymakers 56
6:19 PM — The President of Uganda has said his country is a "better destination" for tourists than Spain.
These men are taking naked shower selfies to help fight the stigma of HIV 12
4:56 PM — A new social media campaign to fight the stigma people living with HIV face, in which people take a photo of themselves in the shower using the hashtag '#weareALLclean'.
Slovakia to hold referendum on same-sex marriage in 2015 49
3:26 PM — The Slovakian President has announced that the country will hold a referendum on same-sex marriage early next year.