20th May 2015
Poll finds record support for same-sex marriage among Americans
2:16 PM — A poll has found that a record 60% of Americans support same-sex marriage.
Stunning pro-equality mural installed on 15th century Irish castle
11:16 AM — An artist has created a special biodegradable mural of a lesbian couple on the side of one of Ireland's historic castles.
19th May 2015
God gave you cancer because you’re a homosexual, journalist told 68
8:00 PM — An opponent of same-sex marriage has claimed that a journalist got cancer because of her sexuality.
Loose Women star Coleen Nolan compares gay rights cake to ISIS cake 206
3:20 PM — Loose Women presenter Coleen Nolan has caused a storm of controversy after comparing supporting same-sex marriage to supporting terrorist group ISIS.
Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson calls for same-sex marriage in Ireland
8:07 AM — Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has called for same-sex marriage to be made legal in Ireland ahead of this week's referendum on the issue.
18th May 2015
Supreme Court justice officiates gay wedding ‘by power of the Constitution’ amid court case 8
6:33 PM — Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has married a same-sex couple - as the US awaits a ruling from her court in a case that could bring equality to all 50 states.
Hillary Clinton writes sweet letter to lesbian couple who are about to get married
1:09 PM — Hillary Clinton has written to a lesbian couple who briefly appeared in her campaign announcement video - to wish them the best ahead of their wedding.
17th May 2015
Ireland’s ‘no’ to marriage equality campaign accused of receiving US funds 10
1:14 PM — Pro and anti-gay marriage campaigners from Ireland have got into a spat over funding - as the 'no' campaign is accused of receiving funding from US Christian groups.
16th May 2015
Church of Scotland expected to allow gay ministers 1
2:19 PM — The Church of Scotland will today debate and vote on whether or not to allow gay ministers in the Kirk.
15th May 2015
Ban on ‘Yes Equality’ badges in Irish Parliament sparks row 4
8:05 PM — A number of Irish politicians have defied requests to remove badges showing support for same-sex marriage in the Irish Parliament.
Supermarket ‘investigating’ after magazine’s gay kiss covered with price labels 12
5:02 PM — A supermarket says it is "investigating" how a magazine featuring a gay kiss was covered up using a price label.
Irish journalist Ursula Halligan urges Yes vote – and comes out 2
12:55 PM — The political editor of one of Ireland biggest TV networks has revealed she is gay.
Congratulations! Luxembourg’s PM weds his same-sex partner 2
12:38 PM — Luxembourg's gay Prime Minister has tied the knot today ... but not to his gay Deputy Prime Minister.
Irish footballer: It’s not homophobic to vote to stop gay couples marrying 98
12:06 PM — An Irish Gaelic football star has spoken up about his opposition to gay couples marrying, but insists he is not homophobic.
Texas Democrats stall anti-same sex marriage bill 3
9:47 AM — The bill allowing Texas to ignore the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage has failed to progress.
14th May 2015
Coalition for Marriage claims PinkNews is dictating minister’s morals 18
1:54 PM — The Coalition for Marriage has claimed that PinkNews is dictating the morals of the new Minister for Equalities.
Bono comes out for same-sex marriage 5
1:03 PM — The U2 star said he supports the Republic of Ireland opening up marriage to same-sex couples.
12th May 2015
Lord Cashman ‘deeply concerned’ that Tory equalities minister voted against gay marriage 9
5:16 PM — Labour's LGBT rights envoy Lord Cashman has said he is "deeply concerned" at the appointment of a Tory MP who voted against same-sex marriage as Minister for Equalities.
Scots urged to have their say on the future of civil partnerships 3
4:39 PM — Scottish people are being urged to have their say on the future of civil partnerships by a leading LGBT rights group.
David Cameron appoints anti-gay marriage MP to be minister for equalities 115
10:06 AM — A Tory MP who previously said the state had "no right" to redefine marriage, and who voted against same-sex marriage, has been appointed minister for equalities.