5th November 2014
City boss told staff: ‘Badminton is a sport for gays and players should get a dress’ 1
2:52 PM — A City boss at a firm accused of racial harassment discrimination told his staff that Badminton is a sport for “gays”, a tribunal hears.
Rose McGowan: Gays are ‘more misogynistic’ than straight men 178
2:09 PM — Actress Rose McGowan has claimed that gay people "fought for the right to stand on top of a float wearing an orange speedo" taking MDMA.
US: American Idol star Clay Aiken loses bid for congress 3
1:27 PM — Gay singer-turned-politician Clay Aiken has lost out on his election bid in North Carolina.
Orange is the New Black star Lea DeLaria shouts down anti-gay subway preacher 6
10:53 AM — Orange is the New Black star Lea DeLaria stood up to a man who was preaching anti-gay hate on a New York City subway on Tuesday.
Harry Styles sparks hysteria with vague comment suggesting he is bisexual 40
12:01 AM — Social media lit up with rumours today as One Direction star Harry Styles made a vague, possibly joking, comment suggesting he might be bisexual.
4th November 2014
China: Gay dating app secures $30 million funding from investors 4
2:15 PM — Investors have flocked to a hugely popular "hook-up" app for gay men in China, which currently has triple the amount of users compared to Grindr.
Jake Gyllenhaal: Brokeback Mountain ‘gave me the idea that movies can be important’ 7
12:50 PM — Hollywood actor Jake Gyllenhaal has commented on the political significance of Brokeback Mountain, which he says gave him the idea that films can be "important."
Labour MP Siân James: The story of Pride could not have been told 10 years ago 3
12:34 PM — MP Siân James who is depicted in one of this year’s biggest gay British films says its story can finally be told because attitudes have shifted for the better.
Frankie Boyle: Nigel Farage would look like ‘a gay Dr Who’ as a Nazi 22
11:18 AM — Controversial comedian Frankie Boyle has mocked Nigel Farage’s appearance.
3rd November 2014
Duck Dynasty star: I promise not to break into women’s toilets and watch them pee 25
8:02 PM — Anti-gay Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has promised to not spy on women in bathrooms, in a bizarre speech to a homophobic rally.
Imitation Game writer: Everyone told me a film about Alan Turing was a terrible idea 5
6:53 PM — The writer of Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game has revealed he was repeatedly advised not to make the film.
Lena Dunham cancels book tour dates after ‘disgusting’ claims she abused her sister 5
6:04 PM — Girls creator Lena Dunham has cancelled multiple book signings in Europe, after "disgusting" allegations that she abused her sister as a child.
Watch: Conchita Wurst performs at the United Nations 6
4:12 PM — Eurovision drag diva Conchita Wurst has today performed for the United Nations, and met with Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon.
Terry Wogan says Conchita Wurst made Eurovision a ‘freak show’ 74
2:25 PM — Former Eurovision commentator Sir Terry Wogan has said he thinks of Conchita Wurst as more "freak show" than "foolish farce."
Men ‘dressed as fairies’ carry out vicious anti-gay attack in London 17
2:05 PM — Police are looking for two men who carried out a homophobic attack on Halloween - while dressed as fairies.
Elle Fanning cast as trans boy in new film 18
1:42 PM — Elle Fanning has been cast as a transgender teenage boy in a new film.
Ex-Rangers player Marvin Andrews: Gay people have a ‘spiritual sickness’ 37
12:00 PM — Former Rangers FC player Marvin Andrews has claimed that gay people have a "spiritual sickness".
2nd November 2014
Ellen DeGeneres turns straight, and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
6:52 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Liberal Democrats ‘more submissive’ during sex 11
4:31 PM — Liberal Democrats are seen as more likely to be submissive during sex, according to research.
Sol Campbell: I nearly quit football over gay rumours and racism 3
3:45 PM — Former England footballer Sol Campbell has revealed that he nearly quit the sport over rumours about his sexuality and jibes about his race.