24th September 2014
This Indonesian province is considering public caning for gay people 4
9:46 AM — A new law is being considered in a conservative province of Indonesia, which would make gay or lesbian sex punishable with public caning.
South Africa’s first gay-inclusive mosque closed over parking violation 11
9:25 AM — The first ever mosque in South Africa to accept gay worshippers has been closed over a parking violation.
22nd September 2014
Devon newspaper: Gays will cause the collapse of civilisation 162
1:00 PM — A Devon newspaper columnist has claimed that the overturning a "well founded" taboo on homosexuality will cause the collapse of civilisation.
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.
21st September 2014
Grindr can predict elections, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 1
6:41 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Anti-gay Cardinal who claimed homophobia is ‘perfectly just’ could be demoted 19
4:53 PM — A notoriously homophobic Catholic cardinal who claims that being gay is "intrinsically evil" could be removed from his senior position in the Church.
20th September 2014
US: Utah ad companies ban ‘controversial’ God Loves Gays billboards 19
6:56 PM — Two Utah ad companies have refused to allow billboards claiming that "God Loves Gays".
US: Gay families condemn Utah anti-gay activists for using their pictures during conference 4
5:15 PM — Anti-gay activists in Utah have been condemned for using pictures of the children of same-sex couples without permission during a homophobic conference.
Nick Jonas admits Jonas Brothers ‘never did enough’ for gay fans 9
2:56 PM — Nick Jonas has admitted that The Jonas Brothers didn't 'do enough' to acknowledge their gay fanbase.
19th September 2014
US: Church prohibits same-sex couple from receiving communion 50
11:01 PM — A same-sex couple was recently told by their Lewiston, Montana Catholic Church that they would no longer be able to receive communion due to their same-sex marriage held over a year ago.
Sarah Palin to speak at conference of anti-gay group that compares gay rights to Holocaust 17
2:26 PM — Sarah Palin is to speak at the conference of an anti-gay group that regularly compares gay rights to the Holocaust.
Married gay vicar: Church of England’s same-sex weddings conversations are ‘pointless’ 11
1:49 PM — A London vicar who defied the ban on gay clergy marrying has branded the Church's current round of discussions about same-sex marriage "pointless".
US: Catholic high school coach linked to homophobic beating resigns 29
8:57 AM — A Catholic high school assistant coach has resigned over his part in an attack which injured two gay men.
18th September 2014
Watch: ISIS fighter warns that ‘gays and paedophiles’ teach in ‘infidel’ schools 15
8:42 PM — A video featuring a fighter allegedly with ISIS, the Islamic State, who warns against gays, drug dealers and paedophiles teaching in "infidel countries."
US: Tennessee man buys billboard saying gays are ‘an abomination’ 7
8:25 PM — A man in the US state of Tennessee has organised a billboard in his state which quotes a bible passage which calls homosexuality "an abomination".
Archbishop of Canterbury: I have doubted God in lots of different ways 13
7:54 PM — The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has said he has doubted God in "lots of different ways".
Homophobic preacher gets drowned out by students at US university 145
6:51 PM — This homophobic preacher visited the campus of the James Madison University in the US state of Virginia two days ago, and probably didn't expect to receive the reception he did.
17th September 2014
US: Tennessee billboard claims gay sex is an ‘abomination’ 20
7:19 PM — A Tennsesse man has erected a billboard claiming that gay sex is an "abomination".
Catholic League ‘still boycotting’ Guinness over St Patrick’s Day controversy 12
5:03 PM — The Catholic League says it will continue its boycott of Guinness, six months after the firm pulled sponsorship from New York's St Patrick's Day parade over a ban on gay groups.
Bishop and Archdeacon back gay priest in commitment ceremony row 5
3:58 PM — The Archdeacon of Loughborough and Bishop of Leicester have given their backing to a priest who is holding his same-sex commitment ceremony in a church.