28th March 2015
Bill Maher quips about ‘deeply stupid’ Dolce and Gabbana boycott 50
6:28 PM — TV host Bill Maher has mocked "Dame" Elton John's boycott of fashion designers Dolce and Gabbana, after the pair made derogatory comments about 'non-traditional families'.
Ellen DeGeneres, Ashton Kutcher, Tim Cook condemn Indiana over ‘religious freedom’ law 2
3:34 PM — A number of big names including Ellen DeGeneres, Tim Cook and Ashton Kutcher have condemned a new law in Indiana that permits discrimination against gay people.
Film based on Stonewall riots set for autumn release 6
3:03 PM — A film about the birth of the modern gay rights movement has secured a distribution deal - which could see it released this autumn.
Sacha Baron Cohen returns to Freddie Mercury biopic 3
11:25 AM — Borat actor Sacha Baron Cohen has signed back on to star in the biopic based on the life of Freddie Mercury - after previously quitting the project.
27th March 2015
Heather Peace expecting a child with her wife 5
5:35 PM — Actress and musician Heather Peace has announced that she is expecting a daughter with her wife Ellie.
Men’s website names Laverne Cox in its ‘Top 99 Most Outstanding Women’ 1
4:29 PM — Trans actress Laverne Cox is number 16 on lifestyle website AskMen's list of Outstanding Women.
Producer punched by Jeremy Clarkson ‘doesn’t want to’ press charges 2
1:53 PM — The producer punched by Jeremy Clarkson which led to the contract of the former Top Gear host not being renewed by the BBC, has said he will not press charges.
Will Ferrell on homophobia claims: Any comedy will offend someone 13
1:47 PM — Will Ferrell has weighed in on claims that his new film is homophobic - by asserting that "any R-rated comedy" will offend some people.
Miley Cyrus to Indiana Governor: ‘You’re an a-hole’ for signing anti-gay bill 10
1:20 PM — Singer Miley Cyrus has taken aim at the Governor of Indiana for signing a controversial bill that allows organisations to discriminate based on religious objection.
This man painted Obama with his erect penis… but he’s really quite introverted 63
9:24 AM — This artist creates portraits of notable figures like President Obama using his penis as a paintbrush... but apparently he's quite shy.
26th March 2015
Eddie Redmayne appears for the first time on set as trans woman Lili Elbe 18
8:04 PM — Eddie Redmayne has appeared on set as trans woman Lili Elbe, one of the first people to undergo gender reassignment surgery.
Singer Josh Groban: If I were gay I would have no problem saying it 8
7:14 PM — Addressing rumours around his sexuality which have lingered for years, singer Josh Groban has said he would have no problem coming out as gay, but he is not.
Comment: Doctor Who’s contribution to the LGBT community 19
2:25 PM — Today marks the 10th anniversary of the revival of Doctor Who. Wilfredo Cohen looks at what the show has done for LGBT representation.
Gay rapper Mykki Blanco to become investigative journalist
10:51 AM — Outspoken gay rapper Mykki Blanco has announced that he is stepping away from music to become an investigative journalist.
25th March 2015
Six of the most read PinkNews stories about Grindr
6:33 PM — To celebrated the 6th birthday of gay lifestyle app Grindr, PinkNews brings you the six most read Grindr stories from the past six months.
Jeremy Clarkson may face police action after punching producer 6
6:01 PM — Former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson may face police action after he verbally and physically attacked a producer.
HBO’s ‘Looking’ has been cancelled – but will be wrapped up in a film 6
5:34 PM — Fans of HBO's series 'Looking' will have been disappointed to learn today that the series has been cancelled after two seasons.
Indiana gaming convention threatens to leave state over ‘Religious freedom’ bill 16
11:13 AM — Gen Con, a major gaming convention held in Indiana, has threatened to move its event out the state if "Religious freedom" bill passes.
JK Rowling responds amazingly to fan who question why Dumbledore is gay 45
10:20 AM — Harry Potter author JK Rowling has given an amazing response to a fan who questioned why she made the character Dumbledore gay.
24th March 2015
Report: Jeremy Clarkson to be sacked as Top Gear presenter by BBC 37
11:05 PM — Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson will be sacked by the BBC following allegations that he punched a producer,