23rd January 2015
Last Tango in Halifax writer: It’s a myth that lesbians always get killed off 23
3:18 PM — The writer of 'Last Tango in Halifax' has defended her decision to kill off a popular lesbian character.
14th January 2015
Dead woman found inside iconic Hampstead gay pub 6
7:18 PM — Police are investigating, after a dead body was found inside iconic Hampstead pub, King William IV.
6th December 2014
US: Transgender woman shot dead in LA ‘while knocking on door for help’ 9
11:57 AM — A transgender woman has been shot and killed in Los Angeles, while pounding on the door of a house seeking help.
24th October 2014
Tony Blair offers tribute to Paul Cottingham, activist and partner of Michael Cashman 10
2:34 PM — Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has paid tribute to late humanitarian activist Paul Cottingham, who died last night.
4th October 2014
US: Los Angeles transgender woman shot dead 2
7:33 PM — Police have appealed for help after a Los Angeles transgender woman was shot dead.
26th September 2014
India: Disabled trans woman dies after being pushed from a moving train
10:25 AM — A 22-year-old trans woman has died after being pushed from a moving train by a group of young people.
8th September 2014
Founder of anti-gay Chick-fil-A restaurant chain dies 31
11:42 AM — The founder of the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain - which donates money to anti-gay groups - has died.
4th September 2014
Joan Rivers dies in New York aged 81 32
8:19 PM — US comedian Joan Rivers died today at age 81 after being rushed into hospital last week.
12th August 2014
Actor Robin Williams dies age 63 15
12:56 AM — Robin Williams - who played a gay character in cult classic The Birdcage - has been found dead in his home.
8th August 2014
US: Church cancels man’s funeral over same-sex marriage 32
3:02 PM — A church has cancelled a man's funeral after discovering that he was gay and married.
24th August 2013
US: Murdered NYC trans woman was violently beaten in front of police precinct 12
10:02 PM — A 21-year-old trans woman who was violently beaten until brain damaged, and later taken off life support after being pronounced brain dead, was attacked just feet away from a New York Police Department precinct.
4th July 2013
Campaign for Homosexual Equality Conference to be dedicated to late gay activist Michael Brown 1
5:10 PM — The Campaign for Homosexual Equality (CHE) has announced that a conference it is holding this Sunday, will be dedicated to the late long-time gay activist Michael Brown, who died last weekend.
9th April 2013
Twitter confusion over Margaret Thatcher’s death led users to believe Cher had died 12
4:55 PM — Confusion broke out over Twitter as the hashtag used to spread the news of Margaret Thatcher's death led some users to believe that the singer Cher, had died.
28th February 2013
US: Police launch murder probe after gay Mississippi mayoral candidate found dead 7
12:45 PM — An indivdual has been questioned by police following the death of a gay mayoral candidate in Mississippi.
26th June 2012
Texas: Teenage lesbian couple shot in possible hate crime 10
12:11 PM — Two teenage girls in the US state of Texas have been shot in a possible hate crime, with one being fatally wounded.