24th April 2015
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 138
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.
17th April 2015
Comment: My afternoon at a ‘gay cure’ conference in London 41
1:06 PM — Journalist and broadcaster Cristo Foufas writes for PinkNews on attending a "gay cure" lecture in London.
14th April 2015
Hate group tells parents: Take your children out of schools that condemn homophobic bullying 18
5:46 PM — The American Family Association has called for parents to keep their children home from school, rather than allow them to be educated about homophobia.
13th April 2015
Tory candidate brags about voting against same-sex marriage in re-election bid 10
10:39 AM — A Tory candidate has bragged about voting against same-sex marriage as one of the reasons voters should re-elect him next month. Speaking to his local paper, Tory candidate Bob Blackman was asked to list 5 reasons why he should be voted as an MP on 7 May. The main reason he gave was the fact that he voted […]
12th April 2015
London church holding conference to ‘cure’ homosexuality 13
12:43 PM — A church in London is to host a number of 'ex-gay' activists who have attempted to 'cure' people of homosexuality.
11th April 2015
Republican interrupts a 10-year-old who was speaking against anti-gay bill 129
6:16 PM — A Florida Republican has shut down a ten-year-old boy, who was delivering a speech opposing a proposed anti-gay bill in the state.
UKIP’s Patricia Culligan ‘sorry’ for questioning cost of HIV drugs for Lib Dem candidates 9
12:29 PM — Another of UKIP's Prospective Parliamentary Candidates has been forced to apologise - after questioning the cost of NHS treatment for Lib Dem candidates living with HIV.
8th April 2015
Robert Mugabe probably isn’t too happy about this photo 16
5:15 PM — A photo has been taken of Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe - in which he appears to be wearing a wig and earrings.
City votes to abolish laws protecting LGBT people from discrimination 19
2:24 PM — The city of Springfield, Missouri has voted to repeal a law that protects LGBT people from discrimination.
7th April 2015
Watch: YouTuber calls ‘God Hates Fags’ church to ask how to get into heaven 16
5:12 PM — A YouTuber who received homophobic messages from the Westboro Baptist Church has called them to ask how to get into heaven.