21st October 2014
Muslim drag queen: I want to be the UK’s next Conchita Wurst 26
4:14 PM — A rising star of London’s South Asian gay scene hopes to become the UK’s answer to Austrian Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst.
X Factor contestant: Girls are put off dating me because my mum is gay 25
2:27 PM — A contestant on the current season of the X Factor has opened up about his mother coming out as gay when he was younger, and dealing with people who didn't understand.
BBC DJ who banned Frankie Goes to Hollywood denies UKIP song is racist 18
11:23 AM — Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Mike Read, who famously banned Frankie Goes to Hollywood’s classic anthem “Relax”, denies his UKIP Calypso song is racist.
20th October 2014
Russian activist who nailed his testicles to floor has now cut off his ear lobe 25
6:08 PM — A Russian performance artist and activist who previously nailed his testicles to the cobbles in Moscow's Red Square, has now cut off his ear lobe atop the roof of a psychiatric institution.
Grey’s Anatomy creator: If you don’t like ‘gay scenes’, don’t watch my shows 8
3:35 PM — Scandal and Grey's Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes has hit back at a fan who complained about 'gay scenes' in her TV shows.
Downton Abbey: Gay character trying to ‘cure himself’ of homosexuality 51
11:50 AM — The creators of Downton Abbey have revealed a plotline in which a gay butler will try to cure himself of homosexuality.
19th October 2014
Mandatory gay brainwashing, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week 4
7:13 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
NSync reunion planned for same-sex wedding of singer Lance Bass? 1
5:05 PM — Singer Lance Bass has revealed that he will marry his same-sex partner in December - and he's invited his former 'N Sync bandmates.
TV fitness host: I was misunderstood when I said I wish I’d married a man 2
4:41 PM — TV fitness host Jillian Michaels has said she was "misunderstood" in a recent interview when she said she wished she had married a man.
Jenny McCarthy: I feel transgender inside, and I hope my son’s gay so he can do my hair 17
3:56 PM — Former Playboy Bunny Jenny McCarthy has claimed she feels transgender because she's "like one of the guys".
Neil Patrick Harris to succeed Ellen DeGeneres as Oscars host 1
1:38 PM — The Oscars will be hosted by an out performer for the second year running - after Neil Patrick Harris was announced as the ceremony's new host.
18th October 2014
US: Two male strippers quarantined over Ebola fears 23
7:12 PM — Two male strippers have voluntarily been quarantined, after they sat near a nurse infected with Ebola on a flight.
TV fitness host: I wish I’d married a man, being gay is hard 20
5:59 PM — TV fitness host Jillian Michaels has said she doesn't feel comfortable being out of the closet.
France: Artist punched in face over giant inflatable Christmas tree that looks like sex toy 24
5:28 PM — The artist behind an inflatable Christmas tree in Paris that like a sex toy has been punched in the face, after anti-gay groups stirred objections to the piece.
Batman’s sidekick Robin to be gender-flipped in upcoming film? 5
4:29 PM — Batman's sidekick Robin will reportedly be played by actress Jena Malone in the upcoming 'Batman vs Superman' film.
Giant inflatable Christmas tree that looks like sex toy destroyed by vandals 18
1:18 PM — An inflatable Christmas tree in Paris, that upset anti-gay groups because it looks like a sex toy, has been destroyed by vandals.
Watch: Sir Ian McKellen brings back Gandalf during Stonewall school visit 3
12:53 PM — Actor Sir Ian McKellen has reprised his Lord of the Rings role, during a visit to a school to combat homophobia.
SNP assistant quits politics to become a drag queen 6
12:32 PM — A Scottish National Party assistant has announced that he's quitting politics to move to London and become a full-time drag queen.
17th October 2014
Facebook still locking drag queen accounts despite axing ‘real name’ policy 7
5:59 PM — Facebook is still locking the accounts of a number of drag queens - despite pledging to axe a policy requiring people to use their 'real name' on the website.
Laverne Cox praises ‘Transparent’ creator for hiring trans writer 2
5:29 PM — Laverne Cox has praised the creator of drama series Transparent, for pledging to recruit a transgender writer for the show’s second season.