1st May 2015
Green Party wants every teacher to be trained to teach LGBTIQ issues 5
6:09 PM — The Green Party wants every teacher in the country to be trained to teach about LGBTIQ issues, the party has revealed in a manifesto today.
Watch: NI First Minister Peter Robinson makes homophobic comments on TV 59
1:07 PM — Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson has defended a DUP councillor who has called for homosexuality to be made illegal.
30th April 2015
Sandi Toksvig quits News Quiz to set up new political party 7
12:45 PM — Out comedian Sandi Toksvig has announced that she plans to create a new political party for women's equality.
29th April 2015
Sherlock star Andrew Scott shows his support for same-sex marriage in Ireland
5:46 PM — Sherlock actor Andrew Scott has shown his support for same-sex marriage, ahead of Ireland's referendum.
Someone fact-checked this article from an anti-gay politician… he didn’t do well 10
1:01 PM — The Human Rights Campaign has marked an op-ed from anti-gay Governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal - and he definitely didn't pass with flying colours.
Man who accused X-Men director of sexual assault fined over fraud 6
11:43 AM — The man who attempted to sue X-Men director Bryan Singer over allegations of sexual assault has reportedly pleaded guilty in a separate fraud case.
28th April 2015
Watch: Ed Miliband gets schooled on LGBT rights in Northern Ireland 17
5:58 PM — Ed Miliband has been challenged to take a stronger stance calling for gay rights in Northern Ireland.
Lib Dem Minister and senior Tory slam Stonewall over ‘skewed’ election manifesto graphic 9
12:21 PM — PinkNews Exclusive LGBT rights charity Stonewall has been slammed for a graphic that suggests only Labour have made substantial pledges to LGBT issues at the upcoming election.
27th April 2015
Gay hotel owner apologises for hosting anti-gay Republican Ted Cruz 14
2:12 PM — A gay hotel owner has apologised for hosting an event for Republican Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz - who has a terrible record on gay rights.
24th April 2015
‘I’m not gay no more’ viral star ‘assaulted with frozen yoghurt’ in bizarre incident 28
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’ 71
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’ 106
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 67
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.