1st May 2015
Russian MP thinks Apple’s free U2 album was ‘gay propaganda’ 21
6:54 PM — A Russian politician has claimed that Apple's decision to give iTunes users a free U2 album was a ploy to make people turn gay.
Party campaigns in Coventry to ban gay adoption… but denies it is ‘homephonic’ 23
1:52 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. A minor political party in Coventry has promised to "rescue" children being raised by same-sex couples and abolish same-sex marriage.
Watch: NI First Minister Peter Robinson makes homophobic comments on TV 59
1:07 PM — Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson has defended a DUP councillor who has called for homosexuality to be made illegal.
‘Sinister monk’ who delivered anti-gay leaflets ordered to leave presbytery
12:10 PM — A group of Catholic hermits have been ordered to leave a presbytery in the Diocese of Northampton - after PinkNews reported on the distribution of a number of extreme anti-gay leaflets.
27th April 2015
This Parliamentary candidate wants to re-criminalise homosexuality and ban pride 128
3:37 PM — An independent Parliamentary candidate has pledged to ban pride marches and jail LGBT people.
Gay hotel owner apologises for hosting anti-gay Republican Ted Cruz 14
2:12 PM — A gay hotel owner has apologised for hosting an event for Republican Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz - who has a terrible record on gay rights.
UKIP candidate ranted about ‘arse bandit’ pride on Facebook 51
1:44 PM — Yet another UKIP Parliamentary candidate has been revealed to have posted homophobic remarks on Facebook, claiming "being an arse bandit [is] nothing to be proud of".
24th April 2015
Nick Clegg savages ‘unpleasant’ DUP over comments linking gay parents and child abuse 9
8:09 PM — Nick Clegg has hit out at Northern Ireland's DUP - after the party's Health Minister blamed gay parents for child abuse.
‘I’m not gay no more’ viral star ‘assaulted with frozen yoghurt’ in bizarre incident 28
6:14 PM — A man who shot to fame on the internet after renouncing his homosexuality at a faith healing event claims to have been attacked with frozen yoghurt over the clip.
DUP leader: Minister was having a ‘bad day’ when he blamed gay parents for child abuse 18
2:19 PM — Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson has dismissed calls to sack Health Minister Jim Wells, after he claimed children of same-sex couples were more likely to be abused.
Republican Ted Cruz files anti-gay marriage bills ahead of Supreme Court case 5
1:33 PM — Republican Presidential wannabe Ted Cruz is reportedly attempting to halt the progress of same-sex marriage cases - just days ahead of a Supreme Court hearing on the issue.
Pope ‘personally’ rejects France’s gay ambassador to the Vatican 131
11:51 AM — The Pope has personally met with France's proposed ambassador to the Vatican - to tell him his appointment will be blocked because he is gay.
NI Health Minister: Children with same-sex parents are ‘far more likely’ to be abused 23
11:30 AM — Northern Ireland's Health Minister Jim Wells has claimed that children who are raised by same-sex parents are "more likely" to be abused.
23rd April 2015
Exclusive: Gay couple told that flatshare is for ‘a straight couple’ 71
3:28 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. A gay couple have complained about a flatshare ad - that says a room is available for a straight couple only.
22nd April 2015
JD Sports suspends staff after gay couple branded ‘battymen’ 106
6:22 PM — Sporting goods chain JD Sports has suspended a number of staff members - after a gay couple were allegedly referred to as "battymen".
Video of Ed Sheeran branding rapper ‘faggoty’ pulled from internet 6
11:54 AM — Ed Sheeran's management have pulled a clip of the singer rapping about 'faggots' off of YouTube.
21st April 2015
Activist buys up website domains of Republicans who voted for Indiana’s anti-gay law 1
7:19 PM — A tech-savvy rights activist has bought up domains related to politicians in Indiana who voted through the state's anti-gay law.
IKEA Singapore refuses to cut ties with anti-gay pastor 16
6:05 PM — IKEA Singapore has refused to cut ties with an anti-gay pastor, after coming under fire for providing a discount to his Christian magic show.
20th April 2015
Church of Scotland’s pro-gay stance is ‘stupid and suicidal’, rival church leader claims 30
3:07 PM — The head of the Free Church of Scotland has slammed the official Church of Scotland - for taking a "stupid" and "suicidal" stance on gay clergy.
New York Democrat to speak at hate group’s anti-gay rally 8
12:03 PM — A Democratic state senator from New York is to speak at a rally opposing same-sex marriage held by a listed hate group.