7th August 2014
James Franco attacks ‘homophobic’ gossip website for implying he’s gay 12
12:18 PM — Actor James Franco has labelled gossip website Gawker homophobic, over an article that claims he is in a relationship with a man.
6th August 2014
Eurovision 2015 confirmed for Vienna after Conchita Wurst win 2
6:13 PM — Next year's Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Vienna, it has been confirmed.
Watch: George Takei remembers the atomic bombing of Hiroshima 3
5:44 PM — Activist and actor George Takei released a video commemorating the anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.
Athlete using run tracker apps to draw penises 9
2:25 PM — An athlete has started using apps designed to track runners to draw penises.
Strictly star Robin Windsor withdraws from show over back injury 1
1:18 PM — Strictly Come Dancing star Robin Windsor has dropped out of the show over a back injury.
Trans star Dana International: Europeans should ‘shut their mouths’ about Gaza 227
10:35 AM — Dana International, the first trans singer to win the Eurovision Song Contest, has said that Europeans should "shut their mouths" about the Gaza conflict.
5th August 2014
Watch: Australian gay couple move in with homophobic pastor 21
7:14 PM — A Melbourne gay couple have moved in with a homophobic pastor
Chris Pratt: Gay threesome with Robert Downey Jr and Chris Evans would be ‘super hot’ 12
6:46 PM — Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt has said that a gay threesome with Robert Downey Jr and Chris Evans would be "super hot".
Sinitta: If Simon Cowell is gay, someone forgot to tell his penis 9
6:15 PM — Sinitta has joked about gay rumours surrounding her ex-lover Simon Cowell.
US: ‘Big Bang’ salary deal for gay actor Jim Parsons and cast 9
5:23 PM — Stars of "The Big Bang Theory" have secured a three-year deal with Warner Brothers Television, tripling their current $350,000 (£207,494) salary per episode.
Watch: Laverne Cox shoots down host who claimed she was ‘born a boy’ 14
11:18 AM — Transgender actress Laverne Cox has shot down a TV host who claimed she was "born a boy".
Jim Davidson: My homophobic jokes don’t really offend anyone 20
10:59 AM — Comedian Jim Davidson has claimed that his jokes – which are often homophobic, sexist or racist – do not upset anyone.
4th August 2014
Adam Lambert: Being out and singing with Queen could open people’s minds
6:46 PM — Queen singer Adam Lambert has praised the band's fans for accepting his sexuality.
Liberal Democrats launch policies ‘for lesbians’? 4
6:12 PM — Sometimes the Liberal Democrats win... on social media.
Joss Stone praises Vienna store that bans ‘homophobes, racists, and assholes’ 8
5:29 PM — Joss Stone has voiced her approval for a store in Austria that bans anyone who is "racist, sexist, homophobic or an asshole".
Sweden: Auction of rainbow ‘GayStation 4′ console raises thousands for LGBT charity 3
4:11 PM — The auction of a special rainbow-coloured PlayStation 4 has raised thousands for a Swedish gay rights charity, after it sold for more than ten times its U.S. retail price.
Holby star David Ames: I used to be clinically overweight, but now I feel comfortable in my own skin 3
1:47 PM — Holby City star David Ames has revealed that he used to weigh nearly 16 stone, but slimmed down in order to "feel comfortable" in his skin.
Mariah Carey to star on cover of Turkey’s first gay magazine 6
12:03 PM — Turkey's first ever gay magazine will be launched in print tomorrow, and will feature US singer and gay icon Mariah Carey as its cover star.
Italy: Outrage after famous statue dressed in thong and feather boa 29
11:58 AM — A feud has erupted in Italy, after a 2500-year old statue was dressed in a leopard skin thong for a photo shoot.
Russian leader Vladimir Putin mocked with ‘pencil holder’ 15
11:19 AM — The creator of the Vladimir Putin butt plug has released a new pencil holder based on the Russian leader.