11th March 2015
Colorado House passes bill to ban ‘ex-gay’ therapy for minors 18
3:02 PM — The Colorado House of Representatives has passed a bill that would ban therapy to 'cure' homosexuality in minors.
Comment: In defence of Plaid Cymru’s ‘coming out’ advert 27
2:26 PM — Mike Parker, the Plaid Cymru Westminster election candidate in Ceredigion writes for PinkNews in defence of an advert released last week by his party which was accused by some critics of trivialising LGBT people's experiences of coming out.
Irish Minister Leo Varadkar delivers heartfelt plea for equal marriage 26
2:05 PM — Ireland's Minister for Health Leo Varadkar - who came out as gay earlier this year - has delivered a stirring speech in favour of same-sex marriage.
Calls to reform honours system to include same-sex spouses 37
12:42 PM — There have been calls for a shake-up to the honours system, to allow same-sex spouses to use a title as straight spouses can.
Submit your questions for David Cameron’s PinkNews readers’ Q&A
10:50 AM — Prime Minister David Cameron has agreed to take part in a Q&A with PinkNews readers - and here lies your chance to submit a question.
10th March 2015
Jeremy Clarkson suspended by the BBC amid ‘fracas’ investigation 133
5:02 PM — Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended by the BBC after a "fracas" with a producer.
US marine accused of murdering trans woman offered plea deal 11
4:20 PM — A US marine who has been accused of murdering a transgender woman in the Philippines has been offered a plea deal.
Malawi Health Minister: No plans to drop anti-gay laws 36
4:02 PM — Malawi will not change its laws against homosexuality, the country’s Health Minister says.
Simpsons co-creator who rescued ‘gay’ bull dies aged 59 6
11:48 AM — The Simpsons co-creator Sam Simon, who paid to save a bull suspected of being gay from slaughter last year, has died aged 59.
Lena Dunham: ‘Marrying when lots of gays can’t wouldn’t feel like a celebration’ 11
10:23 AM — Lena Dunham has reiterated her commitment not to marry until all couples in the US, gay or straight, are able to.
9th March 2015
Trans woman takes selfies in men’s toilets to protest bathroom ban law 10
8:28 PM — A trans woman has started posting pictures of herself in men's bathrooms - to highlight a law that bans her from using the women's.
Texas Republicans elect Chair who threatened to cancel newspaper subscription over gay kiss 23
7:53 PM — The Texas Republican Party has elected a new chair - who previously threatened to cancel his subscription to his local newspaper, if they ever print a gay kiss.
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan: Teachers bullying gay students is inexcusable 21
7:03 PM — Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has responded to a report that found that over a third of victims of homophobic bullying in schools were bullied by a teacher or adult.
Mail columnist: Gay man doesn’t have the ‘right’ to have children, kids should have a mother and father 45
3:31 PM — A columnist in the Daily Mail has ripped in to a gay man who had child via surrogacy - claiming children should be raised by "a mother and a father".
Police investigate death of man who collapsed at London gay sauna 11
3:26 PM — Police are investigating the death of a man which took place hours after he collapsed at a gay sauna in London.
Gay politician defends decision to ban referee from wearing rainbow wristband 5
12:45 PM — An out gay politician has backed the organisation in charge of Gaelic football's decision to ban a referee from wearing a rainbow wristband during a match on Saturday.
Research shows 1 in 5 gay and bi teens have been bullied by a teacher 15
11:10 AM — Shocking new research from the National Aids Trust (NAT) finds that more than a quarter of gay and bi young men don't know how HIV is transmitted, and over a third of those who had been bullied said they had been by a teacher or adult.
8th March 2015
Dan Savage defends challenging anti-gay Republican to ‘suck my d**k’ 27
7:33 PM — Dan Savage has defended himself, after challenging a Republican to back up claims that sexuality is a choice by performing a gay sex act.
London’s rainbow bus and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
7:17 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Republican Rand Paul: I’m offended by same-sex marriage 66
6:05 PM — Rumoured Presidential candidate Rand Paul has claimed he finds it "offensive" to refer to same-sex marriage as same-sex marriage.