24th April 2015
‘I’m not gay no more’ viral star ‘assaulted with frozen yoghurt’ in bizarre incident 20
6:14 PM — A man who shot to fame on the internet after renouncing his homosexuality at a faith healing event claims to have been attacked with frozen yoghurt over the clip.
Watch: You’ll love the reason why these women are learning sign language
2:49 PM — A new advert features two women who are learning sign language - and the reason why will melt your heart.
Council orders removal of Dublin ‘gay’ mural ahead of equal marriage vote 11
12:26 PM — Dublin City Council have ordered the removal of a giant mural featuring a same-sex couple - ahead of Ireland's vote on same-sex marriage.
23rd April 2015
Exclusive: Gay couple told that flatshare is for ‘a straight couple’ 70
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
Amy Lamé: I ‘owe’ the Labour party for letting me stay in the UK with my girlfriend 10
6:42 PM — US-born comedian Amy Lamé has said she feels like she "owes" the Labour party - because it recognised same-sex relationships, allowing her to stay in the UK with her British girlfriend.
JD Sports suspends staff after gay couple branded ‘battymen’ 102
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".
Sir Ian McKellen makes surprise endorsement of Labour’s LGBT manifesto 14
12:36 PM — Actor and gay rights legend Sir Ian McKellen has made a surprise endorsement of the Labour party's commitment to LGBT rights.
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.
LGBT asylum group welcomes Labour’s pledge to reform system 2
5:23 PM — A charity that supports gay and lesbian asylum seekers has welcomed the Labour party's pledge to reform the system for people seeking asylum - despite the party's "atrocious" record.
Proposed law in Uganda could be used to shut down all pro-gay charities 3
2:30 PM — A new law has been drafted in Uganda that could be used to ban all pro-gay charities and LGBT rights groups.
Woman donates her life savings to anti-gay rally instead of buying a house 57
1:03 PM — A woman has donated money she planned to use for a down-payment on a family home to an anti-gay group.
Peter Tatchell urges gays to vote for the Green Party: ‘Green is the new pink’ 53
12:26 PM — Rights activist Peter Tatchell has urged LGBT people to vote Green at the election next month.
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.
SNP manifesto pledges support for creation of LGBT rights envoy 4
12:48 PM — The Scottish National Party have pledged support for the creation of an LGBTI rights envoy in their manifesto.
17th April 2015
It has been 50 years since the first gay rights protest outside the White House 11
7:08 PM — It has been half a century since a historic picket outside the White House demanding gay rights.
16th April 2015
Ed Miliband wants to be a ‘happy warrior’ for LGBT rights 4
6:47 PM — Labour leader Ed Miliband has vowed to be a "warrior" for equality and social justice for gay people if elected.
15th April 2015
Lib Dems pledge to make homophobic chants at football matches a crime 7
11:56 AM — The Liberal Democrats have pledged to bring forward new legislation to tackle homophobia in schools and at football matches.
14th April 2015
Orange is the New Black writer: I spent my whole life being afraid of lesbians before coming out 5
7:59 PM — Orange is the New Black writer Lauren Morelli has opened up on lesbian culture and the difficulties she faced in making gay friends in a recent interview.
12th April 2015
Hillary Clinton launches Presidential campaign with video featuring gay couple 33
8:16 PM — Hillary Clinton has formally announced her plans to run for President of the United States again in 2016.
8th April 2015
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.