25th November 2014
Australian politician to introduce same-sex marriage bill 13
5:29 PM — Senator David Leyonhjelm is expected to bring a bill before Australia’s upper house on Wednesday that could pave the way for same-sex marriage in the country.
Report: IS stones 2 ‘gay men’ to death in Syria 15
4:44 PM — Islamic State (IS) has stoned two men to death after claiming they were gay, reports out of Syria say.
Graham Norton and Coronation Street star Charlie Condou back National HIV Testing Week
4:05 PM — Gay celebrities are supporting National HIV Testing Week.
Derren Brown: ‘Coming out is a let-down’ 7
3:19 PM — TV illusionist Derren Brown believes that people worry too much about coming out.
UK: Man who falsely accused gay men of rape jailed for six years 2
12:27 PM — A Herefordshire man who falsely claimed he was raped by four gay men has been jailed for six years.
FA launches new guidelines for trans players
11:49 AM — The FA has launched a new policy on transgender people playing football.
Study: Having exclusively heterosexual thoughts puts humans at a disadvantage 22
11:17 AM — Researchers at the University of Portsmouth believe they may have discovered the evolutionary reason for same-sex behaviour.
Brighton: Three men jailed over homophobic attack on gay man in St James’s Street 8
10:30 AM — Three men have been jailed after being found guilty of a vicious homophobic assault and a racially motivated attack in Brighton.
Kieron Richardson: Hollyoaks HIV storyline will be ‘massive’ 3
9:42 AM — Hollyoaks actor Kieron Richardson says his character’s upcoming HIV-related storyline is "very important".
20th November 2014
US Supreme Court refuses to block equal marriage in South Carolina 9
5:47 PM — The US Supreme Court has refused to block same-sex marriages in South Carolina.
WATCH: Enrique Iglesias & David Hasselhoff talk about friends affected by HIV
5:17 PM — Enrique Iglesias and Baywatch actor David Hasselhoff are raising awareness of HIV by speaking about their own experiences of losing friends to the virus before successful treatment became available.
Australian MP comes out as gay, makes case for equal marriage 7
3:17 PM — A senior Australian politician has come out as gay in a moving speech to MPs.
Is Mark Reckless about to become UKIP’s second elected MP? 13
1:04 PM — Voters are heading to the polls in the Rochester and Strood by-election, where UKIP’s Mark Reckless hopes to become the party’s second elected MP.
Poll: Almost 9 out of 10 parents support sex education for all schools 5
11:38 AM — A YouGov poll for Young people’s charity Brook has found an overwhelming majority of parents believe Sex & Relationships Education should be taught in all schools.
Paul O’Grady settles News of the World phone hacking claim 5
10:56 AM — TV star Paul O'Grady has settled a phone hacking claim against the publisher of the News of the World.
19th November 2014
NBA’s first out gay player Jason Collins retires
4:27 PM — Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, has announced his retirement from professional basketball.
Stonewall CEO: ‘I know of gay footballers in the Premier League’ 12
3:52 PM — There are Premier League footballers who are gay but are too afraid to come out publicly, Ruth Hunt, the chief executive of gay rights charity Stonewall says.
18th November 2014
Ugandan President: Church must help in fight against gays 31
3:22 PM — Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has called on church leaders to support the government in its fight against homosexuality.
Welsh Lib Dems to lead landmark debate on transgender issues 1
12:36 PM — The Welsh Liberal Democrats are marking Transgender Awareness Week on Wednesday by leading a landmark Welsh Assembly debate on issues faced by Welsh trans people.
13th November 2014
Humanists complain to Ofsted over Jewish school that brands being gay against its ‘ethos’ 20
6:20 PM — The BHA has complained to Ofsted about an east London Jewish school that advises pupils to ignore exam questions on evolution, and considers evolution, same-sex relationships and social media to go against its ethos.