22nd August 2014
Harry Redknapp: Malky Mackay made a mistake with homophobic texts but ‘hasn’t murdered anyone’ 15
12:59 PM — Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp has defended a football manager who is being investigated by the FA for allegedly sending a string of racist, sexist and homophobic texts.
20th August 2014
Luxembourg PM: I am engaged and will marry same-sex partner ‘soon’ 6
6:10 PM — Luxembourg's out Prime Minister has revealed that he will marry his partner 'soon', after his country passed a same-sex marriage law.
Gary Busey in Celebrity Big Brother homophobia row 21
5:16 PM — Celebrity Big Brother contestant Gary Busey has sparked a homophobia row, after asking a housemate if he likes getting "butt-f**ked".
Spanish senator: Economic crisis caused by ‘favours’ for gays 20
1:44 PM — A Spanish senator has defended her comments, after claiming that the country's economic crisis was caused by subsidies for gays.
US: Memorial to be held for gay activist killed in San Francisco attack
1:13 PM — A memorial is to be held for a gay activist who died after an attack earlier this month in San Francisco.
Iranian lesbian couple marry in Stockholm 4
11:28 AM — An Iranian lesbian couple who escaped their home country have been married in Stockholm by a gay Imam.
Video: Pro-gay group launches creepiest ad you will ever see 17
10:59 AM — A pro-gay group has launched an incredibly creepy new advert.
19th August 2014
Sam Smith: Stop Grindr, it’s ruining romance 134
6:31 PM — Recently out singer Sam Smith has attacked hookup apps Grindr and Tinder for "ruining romance".
US: Group to put up God Loves Gays billboards in ‘God Hates Fags’ church’s hometown 8
5:14 PM — A group has raised over $40,000 in order to buy 'God Loves Gays' billboards in the hometown of the Westboro Baptist Church.
US: Smithsonian museum adding LGBT history collection 3
3:55 PM — The Smithsonian Museum has announced a new collection to mark the history of LGBT people, which will include props from TV show Will & Grace.
Lesbians ‘more likely’ to have orgasms than straight women 16
1:50 PM — Lesbians are more likely to have orgasms than straight women, according to new research.
Cuba: Mariela Castro casts first ever vote against government over LGBT protections 1
11:42 AM — Mariela Castro - the daughter of Cuban president Raul Castro - has cast the first ever recorded vote against a government bill, over a lack of LGBT protections.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage reveals ‘private dinner’ with Sir Elton John 24
11:08 AM — Sir Elton John has played down rumours that he will back UKIP, after Nigel Farage revealed that he had a private dinner with the star.
18th August 2014
James Norton to play gay painter Duncan Grant in new BBC drama 5
6:38 PM — Actor James Norton is to play painter Duncan Grant in a new drama exploring the Bloomsbury Group of writers and artists.
Ice Bucket Challenge: The 7 best videos
5:25 PM — The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has taken social media by storm - we look at some of the best videos so far.
US: Most Republicans would be upset if they had a gay child, poll finds 15
3:53 PM — A majority of Republicans would be upset if they had a son or daughter who came out to them as gay.
Video: Swedish cop shows off amazing dance moves at Pride parade 9
1:09 PM — A video has emerged of a Swedish policeman showing off some incredible dance moves at a Pride parade.
Daniel Radcliffe: If people think you’re gay, your career is doing well 9
11:36 AM — Daniel Radcliffe has joked that interest in his sexuality shows that his career is doing well.
US pastor: People ‘grossly misinterpret’ the Bible on gays – Jesus just said to love everyone 24
11:20 AM — An openly gay pastor who was installed in the US state of Ohio at the weekend has said he thinks critics of homosexuality have misinterpreted the bible.
17th August 2014
Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons: I am not engaged to boyfriend
2:57 PM — Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons has denied rumours that he is engaged to long-term boyfriend Todd Spiewak.