Watch: Woman comes out as a lesbian during powerful TED talk
5:29 PM — A woman has come out as a lesbian after 16 years in the closet - while giving a TED talk.
21st January 2015
Robbie Rogers: It is ‘insane’ to allow Russia and Qatar to host World Cups 6
9:09 AM — Out gay footballer Robbie Rogers has spoken out about upcoming World Cups in Qatar and Russia, saying it is "insane" that they are being held there, given their poor records on LGBT rights.
19th January 2015
British Army officer: I was ‘living an act’ before coming out as trans 7
12:59 PM — An officer in the British Army has opened up about being transgender.
18th January 2015
HSBC boss: If I wasn’t gay, I probably wouldn’t be CEO 30
2:09 PM — The head of HSBC bank in the UK has claimed that he probably wouldn't be in charge if he was straight.
Irish Health Minister: I am a gay man 11
11:49 AM — Ireland's Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar, has come out as gay.
17th January 2015
WATCH: Glee character comes out as transgender 1
1:38 PM — Warning: This article contains spoilers. A character on musical TV show 'Glee' has surprised fans by coming out as a transgender man.
16th January 2015
Conservative MP: ‘Coming out’ as a Tory atheist is as hard as being a gay Tory 18
6:07 PM — A departing Tory MP has 'come out' as an atheist - and says it's as hard to be non-religious within the Conservative party as it is to be a gay Tory.
15th January 2015
Serbian officer forced to retire after coming out as transgender 1
11:19 AM — An activist group in Serbian has submitted a complaint after it says a transgender veteran officer in the country's military was forcibly retired after coming out as transgender.
YouTube twins come out to their Dad and the tears flow 35
1:01 AM — "We think it is time to finally just be ourselves," say Aaron and Austin, twin YouTubers ahead of coming out to their Dad.
12th January 2015
Ex-EastEnders actor: I didn’t feel my character was necessary 36
11:39 AM — EastEnders star Sam Strike - who played gay character Johnny Carter on the soap, says he quit the soap because he didn't think his character was "necessary".
9th January 2015
Dublin priest gets standing ovation after coming out during Mass 65
2:04 PM — A priest in Dublin received a standing ovation when he came out as gay during Mass.
5th January 2015
Sam Smith: I only wanted a boyfriend to sing Fergalicious with
2:00 PM — Sam Smith has joked that he only got a boyfriend so that he would have someone to sing the song Fergalicious with.
2nd January 2015
10 predictions for how the world could change in 2015 2
4:09 PM — As 2015 is set to become a defining year for equality, we count down our ten predictions for the year ahead.
30th December 2014
Trans teen publishes heartbreaking suicide note: ‘This life isn’t worth living’ 77
6:35 PM — A trans teenager from the US state of Ohio has published a heart-wrenching suicide note online before taking her own life.
Derren Brown hit back at this homophobe in the best way 26
1:18 PM — Famed magician Derren Brown responded to a string of homophobic tweets in an amazing way.
28th December 2014
BBC weatherman: I still get homophobic messages 11
4:06 PM — BBC Wales weatherman Owain Wyn Evans has opened up about coming out as gay - and revealed he still receives homophobic messages.
27th December 2014
Robbie Manson: Out gay All Black would be the ‘final frontier’ for New Zealand 3
10:21 PM — According to an out gay rowing star, New Zealand's "final frontier" will come in the form of an openly gay All Blacks rugby star.
Michael Sam: My family ‘abused me daily’ because I am gay 11
4:24 PM — Out professional American Football star Michael Sam will speak of how his brothers subjected him to homophobia daily when he was growing up.
19th December 2014
WATCH: Robbie Rogers talks about ‘super awkward’ sex with a guy for the first time 9
1:32 PM — Out US football star Robbie Rogers has spoken in an interview about being proud to have come out as gay, and the first time he slept with a guy.
17th December 2014
This high-school football star came out as gay at his prom 6
11:28 AM — This high-school senior and footballer has shared his coming out story, and how he danced to Taylor Swift at his prom.