12th May 2015
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.
11th May 2015
Fears ‘silent No vote’ threat to Irish marriage equality 4
3:10 PM — Supporters of marriage equality in the Republic of Ireland have warned that complacency could lead to failure in the referendum.
Watch: Irish minister ordered to remove ‘Yes Equality’ pin during live TV interview 14
11:49 AM — Ireland's Minister for Equality was ordered to remove a pin supporting same-sex marriage during a TV interview to maintain 'balance'.
David Hockney: Gay people today are really boring 36
7:59 AM — David Hockney has said he thinks gay people are boring, because they "want to be ordinary".
10th May 2015
Luxembourg’s PM set to marry same-sex partner on Friday 20
7:27 PM — Luxembourg's gay Prime Minister is reportedly set to tie the knot next week... but not to his gay Deputy Prime Minister.
Watch: Parody demolishes Irish anti-gay marriage ad 13
4:34 PM — A parody has already been made of an advert in Ireland encouraging people to vote against same-sex marriage.
Irish Catholic priest plans to defy church and vote for same-sex marriage 10
3:54 PM — A Catholic priest in Ireland has said he plans to ignore the wishes of his Church and vote for same-sex marriage in the upcoming referendum.
Castro’s daughter holds unofficial same-sex weddings in Cuba 4
12:53 PM — The daughter of Cuban president Raúl Castro has held a number of ceremonial same-sex weddings as part of a gay rights protest.
9th May 2015
Republican Presidential candidate insists ‘other groups’ want to get married next 31
5:12 PM — A Republican Presidential candidate who compared homosexuality to paedophilia has claimed that "other groups" will soon demand the right to marry.
Misfits star: You’re ‘basically homophobic’ if you oppose same-sex marriage 38
11:25 AM — Misfits star Robert Sheehan has encouraged people in Ireland to vote in favour of same-sex marriage - saying that anyone who votes against is "basically homophobic".
8th May 2015
Watch: Acrobat proposes to his boyfriend live on Italy’s Got Talent 9
3:40 PM — In a first for Italy, a gay couple unexpectedly got engaged live on television.
Lib Dem Lynne Featherstone, who introduced same-sex marriage, loses her seat 2
4:09 AM — The Liberal Democrat minister responsible for introducing same-sex marriage has been unseated as an MP.
6th May 2015
This couple are ‘appalled’ that their photo is on an anti-gay marriage poster in Ireland
4:48 PM — A couple who posed for a stock photograph have apparently said they are 'appalled' that they have been featured on a posted for the 'no' to same-sex marriage campaign in Ireland.
Cyprus government approves civil partnerships 3
3:06 PM — The government in Cyprus has approved a bill allowing for same-sex civil partnerships.
Cuba to hold mass wedding to push for legal recognition of same-sex marriage 3
8:30 AM — LGBT rights activists in Cuba are planning a mass wedding this weekend, with a view to pushing for legal recognition of same-sex marriage.
5th May 2015
Alabama Senate hearing bill to allow religious objections to any marriage 7
4:54 PM — A Senate committee in Alabama is hearing a proposal to allow people to refuse to perform any marriage for any reason.
Fears not enough Irish young people registered to vote in marriage referendum 7
3:22 PM — While polls are looking promising for a Yes vote, there are still 120,000 young people not registered to vote in the Irish referendum.
4th May 2015
Jason Manford gave this cheeky response to Ireland’s ‘no’ to gay marriage campaign 2
8:22 PM — Comedian Jason Manford has sent a brilliant message to the campaign against marriage equality in Ireland.
2nd May 2015
Dublin women kissing in front of an anti-gay protester go viral 19
3:35 PM — Two women were photographed defiantly kissing in front of an anti-same sex marriage protester.