1st February 2015
Pro-gay Tory MP Francis Maude to retire 12
11:41 AM — Conservative MP Francis Maude, one of the first senior Tories to engage with the gay community, will not run for re-election in May.
21st January 2015
Sam Smith, who thinks gays shouldn’t make sexuality an issue, nominated for GLAAD award 31
12:34 PM — Sam Smith has been nominated for an award by LGBT advocacy group GLAAD - despite claiming gay people shouldn't "make [sexuality] an issue".
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.
5th January 2015
Gay UKIP MEP: Lib Dems and Labour want to make sex illegal 36
3:10 PM — UKIP MEP David Coburn has claimed that "equality Nazis" in the Labour and Liberal Democrat parties are trying to ban sex.
3rd January 2015
One in eight Paris weddings now for same-sex couples 2
12:45 PM — Statistics have revealed that Paris is becoming a hub for same-sex weddings in France.
2nd January 2015
Same-sex weddings begin in Luxembourg 6
7:24 PM — The first same-sex couples have married in Luxembourg - and the country's openly gay Prime Minister will not be far behind.
29th December 2014
The top 10 PinkNews UK stories of 2014 2
3:13 PM — As the year of 2014 close, PinkNews looks back on the top 10 most significant stories to come out of the UK.
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.
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.
21st December 2014
Actress Emily Blunt: I want to be a gay icon 28
5:14 PM — Actress Emily Blunt has said that she hopes to become a gay icon.
Lance Bass marries partner Michael Turchin 2
11:59 AM — Former N Sync singer Lance Bass has tied the knot with partner of four years Michael Turchin.
20th December 2014
Labour pledges to introduce humanist weddings 19
12:22 PM — The Labour party has pledged to introduce humanist weddings in England and Wales.
19th December 2014
German high court: Government must recognise some same-sex parents 6
6:12 PM — The high court in Germany has ruled in favour of equality for gay couples who had children abroad via a surrogate.
Nickelodeon anime Legends of Korra hints at lesbian romance 52
3:57 PM — Nickelodeon's anime series The Legend of Korra has seemingly confirmed rumours of a lesbian relationship between the main character and her best friend.
Conchita Wurst is coming back to Eurovision, but not how you think 2
2:30 PM — Drag diva Conchita Wurst is to make a triumphant return to the Eurovision Song Contest - but maybe not how people expected.
Nick Clegg: This 9-year-old girl is a model for us all on gay rights 5
12:20 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has praised a 9-year-old girl who gave a heartfelt letter to her teacher, after he revealed he was gay during a lesson on homophobic bullying.
This twice-divorced Florida politician is trying to stall same-sex weddings 29
11:43 AM — Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi - who has divorced two husbands - has made a desperate attempt to halt impending same-sex weddings.
18th December 2014
Study: Gay men earn less than straight men, but lesbians are paid more 98
11:45 AM — Sexual orientation seems to affect earning prospects and job satisfaction, a study shows.
16th December 2014
CONGRATULATIONS! Scots in civil partnerships can now marry 6
12:01 AM — Same-sex marriage is now legal in Scotland, after a law passed earlier this year came into effect.
15th December 2014
A 9-year-old girl gave this heartfelt letter to her teacher after he came out as gay 56
3:34 PM — A 9-year-old girl has written a touching letter to her teacher, after he revealed he was gay during a lesson on homophobic bullying.