29th June 2015
Tory MP questions Government ‘prejudice’ behind gay blood ban 6
3:39 PM — Tory MP Michael Fabricant has questioned whether there is "prejudice" behind the Government's reluctance to conduct research into HIV infections among gay men in monogamous relationships.
23rd June 2015
Syphilis cases rise by nearly HALF among gay men in England 2
11:49 AM — Cases of syphilis among men who have sex with men have risen by nearly half in the past year, according to figures released by Public Health England.
11th June 2015
Norman Lamb: I will stand up for LGBT rights as Lib Dem leader 22
5:32 PM — Norman Lamb, one of the candidates for Leader of the Liberal Democrats, writes for PinkNews on his commitments to LGBT rights.
2nd June 2015
Louisiana Girl Scouts ban transgender members because of ‘health and safety’ 7
6:23 PM — The Louisiana Girl Scouts has broken ranks with the national body to ban transgender girls from taking part - citing "health and safety" concerns.
25th May 2015
NI First Minister Peter Robinson admitted to hospital after suspected heart attack 69
11:08 AM — Northern Irish DUP leader Peter Robinson has been admitted to hospital - after suffering a suspected heart attack.
21st May 2015
Northern Ireland Assembly won’t punish ex-minister who compared homosexuality to child abuse 10
6:00 PM — The Northern Ireland Assembly has dismissed a complaint against the country's former Health Minister - after he claimed gay parents are more likely to abuse children.
18th May 2015
Northern Ireland’s new Health Minister vows to be ‘guided by science’ on gay blood ban
7:01 PM — Northern Ireland's new Health Minister has vowed to be "guided by science" on the gay blood ban - which his predecessors refused to lift with no evidence to support them.
11th May 2015
Pharmaceutical giant forms new partnership to find the cure for HIV 1
1:15 PM — One of the world's biggest pharmaceutical companies has teamed up with a university to form a company dedicated to researching a cure for HIV/AIDS.
9th May 2015
US insurance company reverses decision to end cover for HIV-preventing drugs 3
1:41 PM — A health insurance company has reversed its decision to drop drugs used to prevent HIV transmission from its care plans.
24th April 2015
NI Health Minister: Children with same-sex parents are ‘far more likely’ to be abused 23
11:30 AM — Northern Ireland's Health Minister Jim Wells has claimed that children who are raised by same-sex parents are "more likely" to be abused.
17th April 2015
Watch: What it’s like to be intersex 1
3:02 PM — Four intersex people discuss their identities - and what doctors told them they should be.
26th March 2015
The Coalition’s 2015 LGBT scorecard 25
6:48 PM — With the general election just a matter of weeks away, PinkNews looks back at the Coalition’s record of delivery for the LGBT community and assesses where improvements could have been made.
23rd March 2015
Elizabeth Taylor would be ‘horrified’ at HIV levels in gay men today, granddaughter says 4
7:20 PM — Elizabeth Taylor's granddaughter has said that the late actress and AIDS campaigner would be "horrified" if she saw the modern levels of HIV.
11th March 2015
Irish Minister Leo Varadkar delivers heartfelt plea for equal marriage 27
2:05 PM — Ireland's Minister for Health Leo Varadkar - who came out as gay earlier this year - has delivered a stirring speech in favour of same-sex marriage.
10th March 2015
LGBT older people with dementia risk being forced back into the closet 4
2:21 PM — The government’s Dementia Strategy for England must include a “specific reference to LGBT issues”, the National Care Forum has warned.
7th March 2015
Glitter bomb attacks pose a health and safety risk, anti-gay lawmakers warned 14
2:59 PM — Lawmakers in Texas have been warned of the risks posed by gay rights 'glitter bomb' attacks, as several anti-gay laws hit the state legislature.
27th February 2015
General Medical Council drops case against transgender doctor 7
8:14 PM — A doctor who provided specialist healthcare for trans people has been cleared of wrongdoing by the General Medical Council.
25th January 2015
Ireland: Gay blood ban ‘likely’ to be relaxed to 12 months 4
12:01 PM — Ireland is likely to relax its permanent ban on gay men giving blood.
21st January 2015
Northern Ireland Health Minister Jim Wells backs gay blood ban 91
1:04 PM — Northern Ireland's new Health Minister Jim Wells has said he supports the lifetime ban on gay men donating blood.
18th January 2015
Irish Health Minister: I am a gay man 11
11:49 AM — Ireland's Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar, has come out as gay.