13th December 2014
Financial Times names out Apple CEO Tim Cook ‘Person of the Year’
5:17 PM — Apple CEO Tim Cook has been named Person of the Year by the Financial Times, after he came out as gay.
10th December 2014
Controversial gay Abercrombie & Fitch CEO steps down 30
5:07 PM — The openly gay CEO of clothing brand Abercrombie & Fitch, Mike Jeffries, has announced he is retiring.
6th December 2014
Gym security guards ‘go undercover’ in sauna to stop men having gay sex 20
5:18 PM — Security guards at a gym in Austria are stripping off and going undercover - to stop men having sex in the sauna.
5th December 2014
Out at Work top 50 will reveal Britain’s top LGBT business executives 1
7:11 PM — The top 50 most influential LGBT people in business and enterprise will be officially recognised in January.
Apple CEO Tim Cook ‘honoured’ to have anti-discrimination bill named after him 2
11:50 AM — Apple CEO Tim Cook has said he is 'honoured' to have an Alabama bill which would outlaw anti-gay employment discrimination named after him.
1st December 2014
US: Minnesota newspaper runs anti-transgender ad from listed hate group 21
6:29 PM — A Minnesota newspaper has run a second full-page advert from a listed hate group, attacking rights for transgender people.
Apple stores turn logo red for World AIDS Day 1
2:58 PM — Apple stores across the world are lighting up their logos in red today, to mark World AIDS Day.
Androgynous model wears high heels for graduation 9
2:14 PM — Model Ivan Fahy graduated from NUI, Galway last month while wearing high heels.
24th November 2014
Lesbian couple’s road name changed to ‘Fagits Live Here’ on Google Maps 7
6:37 PM — A lesbian couple are outraged after the name of their road was changed on Google Maps - to "Fagits Live Here".
23rd November 2014
Accommodation website Airbnb removes listing that banned gay couples 2
11:52 AM — Short stay accommodation website Airbnb has agreed to remove a listing that banned gay couples.
22nd November 2014
Are you born gay or is it a choice? Scientists might have found the answer 97
8:15 PM — Scientists have uncovered the strongest evidence yet in the debate of whether people are 'born gay'.
Watch: Cartoon parody of pastor who claims Starbucks is flavoured with semen of sodomites 3
2:12 PM — An animator has made a cartoon mash-up of the New York pastor who claims that Starbucks is flavoured with semen.
21st November 2014
Stonewall CEO attacks ‘posh, rich, white Western gays’ over Brunei boycott 145
7:28 PM — Stonewall CEO Ruth Hunt has laid into 'posh, rich, white Western gays' who want to boycott Brunei over anti-gay laws.
US public: Gay legal rights = good, gays kissing = bad 25
5:35 PM — A study has found that people are more supportive of gay rights than they are of same-sex public displays of affection.
Ladybird axes ‘for boys’ and ‘for girls’ labels on children’s books 5
2:39 PM — Children's book publisher Ladybird will be dropping book titles aimed at 'boys' and 'girls'.
17th November 2014
Bank stops asking for your mother’s maiden name in case you have two dads 8
1:51 PM — The Royal Bank of Scotland could stop asking customers for their mother's maiden name - because a lot of people have two dads.
16th November 2014
London ‘Islamic hotel’ will still accept gay couples despite banning alcohol 50
12:52 PM — A London hotel which has reportedly implemented an Islamic code of conduct says it will still allow gay couples to stay there.
12th November 2014
Same-sex marriage ‘worth $2.5bn’ to US economy 4
5:59 PM — Same-sex marriage could be worth as much as $2.5 billion to the US economy annually, according to research.
Video games company ‘creates fake game’ to help a lesbian couple get engaged 7
1:16 PM — Video game developer Bioware created an intricate fake video game - all to help one gamer propose to her girlfriend.
Anti-gay group ranks own online store #1 on ‘naughty or nice’ Christmas list 13
12:05 PM — The anti-gay American Family Association has ranked its own online store the number one destination for Christmas shoppers.