28th December 2014
UKIP MP Douglas Carswell: Party shouldn’t tolerate ‘pejorative’ comments 24
2:55 PM — UKIP's first elected MP Douglas Carswell has called for his party to be less tolerant of racist and homophobic comments.
27th December 2014
Five candidates for ‘Briton of the Year’ who are not Nigel Farage 10
9:02 PM — On the announcement that UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been named 'Briton of the Year' by the Times Newspaper, here are just a few people who probably deserve the honour a bit more.
Egypt reduces jail time for men in ‘gay wedding’ video 7
2:30 PM — Several men who were jailed for appearing in a video which appeared to show a mock same-sex wedding have had their jail sentences reduced at appeal.
26th December 2014
UKIP local Chairman: ‘I obviously regret’ joining the National Front 318
1:13 PM — UKIP's Martyn Heale says he regrets being a member of the National Front in the 1970s.
25th December 2014
US: Florida same-sex couple denied divorce 3
3:14 PM — An appeals court in Miami has denied a same-sex couple the right to divorce.
WATCH: Bishop condemns Church treatment of gays in Christmas sermon 21
11:36 AM — A Church of England Bishop has delivered a sermon in which he condemns the church for its treatment of gay people.
24th December 2014
Why Sir Elton John’s husband is not ‘Sir’ David Furnish 61
1:28 PM — Sir Elton John and David Furnish were finally able to convert their civil partnership to a marriage last week - but the couple still face discrimination when it comes to titles.
Can you guess which party’s voters don’t think ‘poofter’ is offensive? 24
11:02 AM — UKIP voters are the least likely to find the word "poofter" offensive, a poll has found.
23rd December 2014
Comment: Why gay people should support straight civil partnerships 72
5:27 PM — King's College London professor Robert Wintemute writes for PinkNews on the importance of having civil partnerships extended to include straight couples.
UKIP’s Roger Bird to quit as general secretary 1
4:19 PM — UKIP has cleared its General Secretary Roger Bird after a sexual harassment allegation but says he will leave his post early by mutual consent.
US: Gay couples in Florida unsure of when they can marry 2
4:18 PM — Following several months of court rulings, gay and lesbian couples in the US state of florida are unsure of when they are able to marry.
Elton John and David Furnish: Utterly overwhelmed by support for our marriage 1
3:46 PM — Sir Elton John and David Furnish have thanked all their fans for messages of support following last weekend’s marriage by the showbiz pair.
22nd December 2014
US: Florida clerks will refuse to issue same-sex marriage licenses 13
7:09 PM — A number of clerks in Florida have indicated that they plan to disobey orders from a court and continue to ban same-sex weddings.
Couple takes fight for straight civil partnerships to High Court 22
5:24 PM — A straight couple who are fighting for the right to be allowed to have a civil partnership, rather than a wedding, are taking their case to the High Court this week.
Ed Miliband: It’s important Christians don’t feel marginalised by equal marriage 88
1:10 PM — Ed Miliband has spoken to Christians who feel "marginalised" by the introduction of same-sex marriage.
Taiwanese Parliament considers same-sex marriage for the first time 4
10:40 AM — For the first time, the Taiwanese Parliament on Monday considered legislation to legalise same-sex marriage.
21st December 2014
Watch: Glenn Beck warns against ‘equality’ in apocalyptic video from the future 6
3:31 PM — Right-wing pundit Glenn Beck has dressed up like a 90-year-old version of himself to send a message 'from the future' warning against equality and diversity.
Photos: Sir Elton John and David Furnish marry 5
1:31 PM — Sir Elton John has today tied the knot with his civil partner David Furnish.
20th December 2014
Sir Elton John to post live Instagram updates from own wedding tomorrow 6
5:30 PM — Sir Elton John has confirmed that he will marry his civil partner David Furnish tomorrow - and the pair will be posting live updates on social media.
US: Twice-divorced Florida AG concedes defeat in crusade against same-sex marriage 18
12:40 PM — Florida’s Attorney General Pam Bondi, who has divorced twice, has finally conceded defeat in her crusade to stop same-sex weddings.