11th March 2015
Westminster Council rejects plans to redevelop Soho bar The Yard 4
11:53 AM — Plans to redevelop Soho gay bar The Yard have been shot down by Westminster City Council.
10th March 2015
WATCH this Catholic couple’s heartfelt plea for equal marriage in Ireland 23
11:45 AM — Brighid and Paddy, a Roman Catholic couple who have been married for 50 years, have released a video showing their support for equal marriage in Ireland.
Lena Dunham: ‘Marrying when lots of gays can’t wouldn’t feel like a celebration’ 11
10:23 AM — Lena Dunham has reiterated her commitment not to marry until all couples in the US, gay or straight, are able to.
9th March 2015
Texas Republicans elect Chair who threatened to cancel newspaper subscription over gay kiss 23
7:53 PM — The Texas Republican Party has elected a new chair - who previously threatened to cancel his subscription to his local newspaper, if they ever print a gay kiss.
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan: Teachers bullying gay students is inexcusable 21
7:03 PM — Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has responded to a report that found that over a third of victims of homophobic bullying in schools were bullied by a teacher or adult.
Empire star Jussie Smollett comes out: ‘There’s never been a closet that I’ve been in’ 5
6:41 PM — Empire star Jussie Smollet has opened up about his sexuality on Ellen DeGeneres' talk show.
House of Cards creator opens up about Frank Underwood’s sexuality 7
6:01 PM — House of Cards showrunner Beau Willimon has spoken about the sexuality of Kevin Spacey's character Frank Underwood.
Yes Equality campaign launched in Dublin 2
5:32 PM — A pro-equal marriage campaign has been officially launched in the Republic of Ireland - just over two months before the country's referendum.
Australian cricketer branded a ‘fag’ at Sri Lanka cricket match 47
5:06 PM — A Sri Lankan cricket fan waved a sign branding Australian cricketer Glen Maxwell a 'fag' during yesterday's Cricket World Cup match.
Mail columnist: Gay man doesn’t have the ‘right’ to have children, kids should have a mother and father 45
3:31 PM — A columnist in the Daily Mail has ripped in to a gay man who had child via surrogacy - claiming children should be raised by "a mother and a father".
Star Wars adds first lesbian character 8
3:01 PM — The Star Wars universe is set to add the first canon lesbian character in the franchise's history.
Michael Sam: I get criticism for dating a white guy 15
1:45 PM — Gay NFL star Michael Sam has said that he has received criticism - because his fiancé is white.
Irish bishop equates homosexuality to Down’s syndrome 148
1:10 PM — An Irish bishop has compared homosexuality to Down's syndrome , while claiming it is not "what God intended".
Sam Smith: I suffered homophobic bullying as a child 3
11:38 AM — Sam Smith has revealed that he was a victim of homophobic bullying as a teenager.
8th March 2015
Dan Savage defends challenging anti-gay Republican to ‘suck my d**k’ 27
7:33 PM — Dan Savage has defended himself, after challenging a Republican to back up claims that sexuality is a choice by performing a gay sex act.
London’s rainbow bus and 6 other stories you might have missed this week
7:17 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
EastEnders bosses angry after ‘Kathy Beale’ announced as G-A-Y Porn Idol judge 13
4:29 PM — EastEnders bosses were reportedly left fuming, after reports that actress Gillian Taylforth had signed up to judge G-A-Y's Porn Idol competition.
Irish referee banned from wearing rainbow wristband 13
3:42 PM — A Gaelic football referee has been banned from wearing a rainbow wristband - because it is considered a "political symbol" ahead of Ireland's equal marriage referendum
Teen Cumberbatch lookalike: People keep comforting me about ‘Imitation Game’ Oscars loss 4
2:57 PM — A 17-year-old has amassed an internet following - due to his similarity to Imitation Game star Benedict Cumberbatch.
Glenn Beck: Ben Carson’s Presidential campaign is ‘over’ after gay prison sex comments 11
12:32 PM — Right-wing pundit Glenn Beck has declared that Ben Carson's hopes of running for President are "over", after he claimed prisons prove being gay is a choice.