27th January 2015
Pope meets with transgender man 12
10:47 AM — The Pope has reportedly granted a private audience to a transgender man.
26th January 2015
France: Catholic group buys Toulon gay bar 15
7:25 PM — An anti-gay Catholic group in France has snapped up a local gay bar at auction.
23rd January 2015
Archbishop who smeared dead gay Labour MP suffers heart attack 37
6:12 PM — The Catholic Archbishop of Glasgow, Philip Tartaglia - who was criticised for making offensive remarks about the late gay Labour MP David Cairns - has suffered a heart attack.
Watch: Richard Dawkins reads homophobic hate mail 31
1:33 PM — Controversial evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins has released a video in which he reads homophobic hate letters.
Bakery which refused to make ‘God hates gays’ cake faces lawsuit 42
12:01 PM — A bakery in the US state of Colorado faces a lawsuit after refusing to make a cake saying "God hates gays".
22nd January 2015
Lithuanian MP slammed for saying gay group would face Charlie Hebdo style massacre 26
6:33 PM — Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have condemned comments by a Lithuanian MP who warned a gay group that they may face a massacre similar to events which recently took place at the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris.
Catholics and Evangelicals join forces to ‘fight’ same-sex marriage 83
4:48 PM — US Catholic and Evangelical leaders are to publish a statement about the "threat" of same-sex marriage.
21st January 2015
Bryan Fischer: ‘Obama isn’t a Christian because he supports gays’ 49
3:02 PM — Bryan Fischer of the hate group American Family Association has said that Barack Obama's support of LGBT people means he is not a Christian.
Christian school placed in special measures after failure to tackle homophobia 15
11:51 AM — A Christian school has been placed in special measures - after the principal complained that Ofsted inspectors asked children "inappropriate" questions about sexuality.
20th January 2015
This huge crowd gathered to see gay men be thrown to their deaths 35
4:05 PM — Last week PinkNews reported that the Islamic State (ISIS) had released shocking images showing the execution of two men for being gay. Some of the images are too disturbing to be reproduced on PinkNews, even with a warning.
19th January 2015
Eric Pickles criticised for asking Muslim leaders to promote British values 58
6:24 PM — Local government secretary Eric Pickles is under fire, after writing a letter to Muslim leaders about the dangers of extremism.
Photos: UK’s first Pagan same-sex wedding 46
1:45 PM — A same-sex couple have become the first in the UK to legally marry in a Pagan ceremony.
17th January 2015
Watch: This takedown of ‘gay cure’ therapy is flawless 10
3:19 PM — A new YouTube video attacks the practice of 'conversion therapy' aimed at gay and trans youths, after the death of Leelah Alcorn.
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 19
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’ 243
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.