30th June 2015
The mystery of the ‘ISIS’ sex toy flag at Pride in London has been solved 9
12:49 PM — PinkNews Exclusive This mysterious sex toy flag left everyone flummoxed, after CNN mistook it for an ISIS flag - but we've finally got the full story behind it.
2nd June 2015
Drag queens protest outside Facebook HQ over ‘real name’ policy 2
7:01 PM — A number of prominent drag queens have protested outside the headquarters of Facebook - as they still face bans for using their names on the social network.
18th May 2015
Swedish Eurovision favourite: I would ‘absolutely’ date a man 13
8:03 PM — The current favourite to win this year’s Eurovison Song Contest has said he would “absolutely” date a man – despite previous comments some interpreted as homophobic. Swedish entrant Måns Zelmerlöw is hot favourite with pollsters to take the trophy this weekend with song ‘Heroes’, potentially succeeding Austrian drag diva Conchita Wurst. Mr Zelmerlöw caused controversy in Sweden […]
10th April 2015
This beautiful image of a gay couple will be blown up onto the side of a building in Ireland 3
4:48 PM — A street artist is about to install a huge and beautiful image of a gay couple on a wall in Dublin, ahead of next month's referendum on same-sex marriage.
2nd April 2015
Gay artist fined for writing ‘love’ on pavement in chalk, but he has the last laugh 9
8:01 PM — A gay artist in Belfast has been hit with a £60 fine after protesting for same-sex marriage by chalking the word 'love' on pavements - but he had the last laugh.
14th March 2015
This Conchita Wurst performance might not be what you expected 8
4:46 PM — This Conchita Wurst performance contains an extra twist.
7th March 2015
Electro Velvet to represent the UK at Eurovision 22
9:37 PM — Electro Velvet have been selected as the UK's entrants for this year's Eurovision Song Contest.
30th November 2014
Photos: Disney Princes strip off for World AIDS Day 7
2:31 PM — An artist has imagined a number of famous Disney Princes stripping off to promote safe sex for World AIDS Day tomorrow.
29th November 2014
Sam Smith: I had ‘reservations’ about revealing my sexuality 5
5:32 PM — Singer Sam Smith says he had "reservations" about disclosing his sexuality before the release of his debut album.
9th November 2014
Listen: Eurovision diva Conchita Wurst releases first new single 6
3:55 PM — Eurovision drag artist Conchita Wurst has released her first new track since winning the contest earlier this year.
31st October 2014
Drag artist ‘punched to floor’ in brutal Soho attack 33
5:57 PM — A gay drag artist has alleged he was attacked outside a nightclub in London because of his sexuality.
26th October 2014
Drag queen: Irish broadcaster RTE threw me under the bus over Catholic homophobe row 5
2:30 PM — Drag artist Panti Bliss has lashed out as Irish state broadcaster RTE, after it paid a settlement to a Catholic lobbying group she accused of being "homophobes".
18th October 2014
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.
9th October 2014
David Hockney: I lost two-thirds of my American friends to AIDS 4
11:04 AM — Artist David Hockney has spoken movingly about losing so many of his friends to AIDS at the height of the epidemic in America.
8th October 2014
Drag artist Conchita Wurst performs for European Parliament 11
7:12 PM — Eurovision drag artist Conchita Wurst has performed for the European Parliament.
4th October 2014
Artist defends projecting Grindr chats from unsuspecting men into public streets 7
6:49 PM — An artist has rejected criticism of a stunt in which he projected his flirty Grindr chats with unsuspecting men onto a wall in a public street.
Conchita Wurst to perform for European Parliament next week 3
11:53 AM — Eurovision drag artist Conchita Wurst has been invited to perform for the European Parliament in Brussels next week.
3rd October 2014
Artist projecting Grindr chats with unsuspecting men onto public street 28
4:38 PM — An artist is under fire for projecting his Grindr chats with unsuspecting men onto a wall in a public street.
1st October 2014
Facebook agrees to drop ‘real name’ policy which banned drag queens 24
8:01 PM — Facebook has agreed to make changes to the way it works, after locking the accounts of a number of drag queens because they weren't using their "legal names".
6th September 2014
Las Vegas star impersonator: I am devastated by Joan Rivers’ passing 2
12:04 PM — Drag artist Frank Marino, who has performed as Joan Rivers for over 30 years, says he is devastated by her passing.