7th April 2015
Tony Blair warns against UKIP’s ‘ugly nationalism’ 37
4:02 PM — Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has issued a warning about the "ugly" nationalism of the UK Independence Party.
Writers of play about HIV extend open invite to Nigel Farage 2
2:13 PM — UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been invited to see a new play that busts myths about HIV - after being accused of perpetuating stigma about the condition.
5th April 2015
Margot James: The Tories and Labour are ‘level’ on equality issues 30
5:48 PM — Out Conservative candidate Margot James has claimed that the Conservative and Labour parties are on a "level setting" on equality matters.
Yet another UKIP candidate accused of posting homophobic Facebook messages 26
5:04 PM — Another of UKIP's Prospective Parliamentary Candidates has been accused of posting homophobic messages to his Facebook.
Here is what voters think about Nigel Farage’s HIV comments 148
3:15 PM — Polling has looked at what voters think of Nigel Farage's comments about foreign people with HIV.
Nigel Farage: It’s not ‘un-Christian’ to deny HIV treatment 25
11:31 AM — Nigel Farage has claimed it is not 'un-Christian' to refuse to treat foreign people with HIV on the NHS.
3rd April 2015
UKIP’s Douglas Carswell refuses to back Farage’s HIV comments 25
3:44 PM — Politician whose father diagnosed first HIV cases in Uganda refuses to be drawn on leader's comments.
Politicians condemn Nigel Farage’s HIV comments 45
1:00 PM — UKIP leader attracts criticism for saying the NHS should not treat foreigners with HIV.
2nd April 2015
Nigel Farage attacks NHS treatment for foreign people with HIV 150
8:59 PM — Nigel Farage has lashed out at NHS treatment for foreign HIV patients - branding them "health tourists".
1st April 2015
UKIP ‘investigating’ candidate over alleged homophobic Facebook posts 17
7:11 PM — UKIP is probing allegations that one of its prospective MPs made a series of homophobic and anti-Muslim Facebook posts.
Another UKIP candidate quits after David Coburn compares Muslim politician to terrorist 6
5:28 PM — Another UKIP candidate has quit, condemning the party's failure to sack MEP David Coburn for comparing a Muslim politician to a terrorist.
30th March 2015
Is the Queen handing out leaflets for UKIP? 39
2:27 PM — The Queen has travelled all over the world as Head of State - but one place we'd be surprised to find her is backing Nigel Farage.
28th March 2015
Kellie Maloney warns UKIP: Don’t become a ‘party of cavemen’ on gay rights 29
6:53 PM — Trans ex-UKIP candidate Kellie Maloney has said her party needs to "live in the real world" on LGBT issues - or it will become a "party of cavemen".
27th March 2015
David Cameron: I personally raised gay rights with Vladimir Putin 11
3:36 PM — David Cameron has said that he has personally raised Russia's poor record on gay rights with Vladimir Putin.
Former chair of UKIP’s LGBT group labels the party a ‘cult’ 15
1:04 PM — The former chair of the LGBT group for UKIP has called the party a "cult" that is "too willing to entertain biggots"
Gay UKIP candidate quits in protest after David Coburn’s ‘terrorist’ joke 8
12:44 PM — A prospective MP has quit UKIP in protest, after MEP David Coburn compared a Muslim politician to a terrorist.
26th March 2015
Alice Nkom: Preventing gay Cameroonians from accessing HIV care violates their human rights 2
7:03 PM — Cameroonian lawyer Alice Nkom says her country will never get on top of its HIV epidemic if it continues to prevent gay citizens from accessing healthcare through repressive laws.
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.
How many UKIP supporters agree with same-sex marriage? 2
11:35 AM — The British Social Attitudes report has shown a surprising percentage of UKIP supporters back same-sex marriage.
24th March 2015
UKIP replace Janice Atkinson with Labour defector 4
6:46 PM — UKIP has named Labour defector Harriet Yeo as its new general election candidate, replacing expelled MEP Janice Atkinson.