17th January 2015
Michael Sam proposed to his fiancé at the Vatican 17
2:13 PM — Gay NFL star Michael Sam has revealed that he got engaged to fiancé inside Vatican City.
16th January 2015
Conservative MP: ‘Coming out’ as a Tory atheist is as hard as being a gay Tory 18
6:07 PM — A departing Tory MP has 'come out' as an atheist - and says it's as hard to be non-religious within the Conservative party as it is to be a gay Tory.
Pope Francis: Same-sex marriage ‘disfigures God’s plan for creation’ 241
5:56 PM — Pope Francis has attacked same-sex marriage, saying those who support it are attempting "redefine the very institution of marriage".
15th January 2015
Goa minister claims he was ‘misquoted’ about trying to ‘cure’ LGBT teens 6
1:10 PM — A minister in Goa has denied that the government there plans to attempt to “cure” LGBT people and make them “normal”, using therapy and “medicines”.
Indian ruling party says it is ‘for decriminalising homosexuality’ 8
12:16 PM — The ruling party in India has vowed to decriminalise homosexuality, saying while gay people are rejected by some, they should be accepted.
Ellen DeGeneres slams anti-gay pastor 6
11:07 AM — Ellen DeGeneres has hit back at a US pastor who claims she is part of the "gay agenda".
14th January 2015
Preacher who called for gays to be killed calls stocking Charlie Hebdo an ‘act of war’ 111
6:29 PM — A London-based preacher who last week defended the Charlie Hebdo shootings, and has called for gay people to be killed, said it is an 'act of war' for UK shops to stock the satirical magazine.
Fox host cancels speech for group that thinks homosexuality can be ‘cured’ 11
12:38 PM — Fox News anchor Bret Baier has pulled out of speaking at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be ‘cured’.
13th January 2015
Study: 80% of of gay Mormons have tried to ‘cure’ themselves 18
6:13 PM — A shockingly high number of gay and lesbian Mormons have undergone attempts to "cure" themselves of their same-sex attractions.
Why has the Westboro Baptist Church been suspended on Twitter? 22
3:04 PM — The adamantly homophobic Westboro Baptist Church appears to have had its main Twitter account suspended.
Ban Ki-moon: India’s gay sex ban is ‘intolerant’ 18
10:52 AM — UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has criticised India's gay sex ban, saying it is "intolerant".
Former ‘ex-gay’ comes out as gay 41
10:45 AM — Randy Thomas, who once worked for Exodus International, has revealed that he is gay.
Forrest Gump actor pulls out of speaking at gay ‘cure’ group 73
10:17 AM — Forrest Gump actor Gary Sinise has pulled out of speaking at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be ‘cured’.
12th January 2015
Forrest Gump actor to speak for group that thinks homosexuality can be ‘cured’ 98
6:35 PM — Forrest Gump actor Gary Sinise is to speak at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be 'cured'.
11th January 2015
‘God Hates Fags’ church targets gay Christian singer, but her response is amazing 50
5:18 PM — The Westboro Baptist Church has protested a Christian conference, over the performance of openly gay singer Vicky Beeching.
10th January 2015
Evangelical pastor: Taylor Swift will turn your children gay 50
2:35 PM — A pastor has claimed that Taylor Swift is being exploited by Ellen DeGeneres to turn children gay.
9th January 2015
Bishop who performed exorcism over same-sex marriage to bless Arizona legislature 40
6:40 PM — A bishop who tried to exorcise the Governor of Illinois over his support for same-sex marriage will open the new session of Arizona's state legislature.
Comment: I understand how Leelah Alcorn must have felt, by Emily Brothers 4
6:17 PM — Out transgender Labour Parliamentary Candidate Emily Brothers writes for PinkNews on her own experiences of contemplating suicide and on the suicide of trans teen Leelah Alcorn.
Police kill two top suspects in Charlie Hebdo shootings 33
4:39 PM — French police have stormed two sites at which hostages were being held, and two suspects in the Charlie Hebdo shootings this week are believed to have been killed.
Dublin priest gets standing ovation after coming out during Mass 65
2:04 PM — A priest in Dublin received a standing ovation when he came out as gay during Mass.