15th May 2015
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.
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.