12th May 2015
Chuka Umunna confirms bid for Labour leadership 16
2:24 PM — Labour politician Chuka Umunna has confirmed his plans to run to become his party's leader.
Watch: Prankster claims supermarket gets milk from ‘homosexual cows’
12:33 PM — A prankster pretending to work at organic supermarket Whole Foods has been telling customers that its milk comes from "homosexual cows".
11th May 2015
Vienna introduces ‘gay’ traffic lights for Eurovision 5
7:08 PM — Vienna has introduced special traffic lights featuring gay couples to mark the Eurovision Song Contest.
Out Labour MP Chris Bryant promoted to shadow cabinet 3
1:30 PM — Labour MP Chris Bryant has been promoted to Shadow Culture Secretary.
10th May 2015
There’s more good news for Nicola Sturgeon 50
6:30 PM — Following a landslide election victory for the SNP in Scotland, there's more good news for First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
Voice actors cut ties with studio behind vile ‘Kill the Faggots’ game 19
6:15 PM — A number of voice actors have dropped out of an upcoming video game from a developer who made a homophobic murder simulator.
Tories to push ahead with plans to repeal Human Rights Act 111
3:18 PM — The Conservatives are set to push ahead with plans to repeal the Human Rights Act and replace it with a British Bill of Rights.
Former ‘Bigot of the Year’ Chris Grayling demoted in cabinet reshuffle 5
11:34 AM — Conservative minister Chris Grayling has been demoted by David Cameron.
8th May 2015
Does the UK now have the most LGB elected MPs in the world? 45
5:19 PM — According to new research, the number of LGB MPs elected to the House of Commons today means the UK has the most in the world.
Lib Dem minister Simon Hughes unseated by Labour 3
4:13 AM — Bisexual Lib Dem minister Simon Hughes has lost his seat to Labour.
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.
7th May 2015
Boarding schools told to adopt gender neutral uniform policies 6
3:38 PM — Boarding schools have been told to adopt gender neutral uniform policies, in order not to discriminate against LGBT pupils.
Polls open in UK General Election
7:00 AM — The polls have opened across the UK, as the country votes to elect a new government.
6th May 2015
Review: Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin get over their gay husbands in ‘Grace and Frankie’ 3
6:43 PM — PinkNews reporter Nick Duffy reviews Netflix series Grace and Frankie, which stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin.
Editorial: Reward the heroes and punish the villains of LGBT rights in Parliament 34
12:32 PM — When you go to the ballot box on Thursday, don't abandon the candidates that have been true allies of equality.
Graham Norton: Eurovision will be ‘quite straight’ this year 3
11:28 AM — Graham Norton has predicted that the Eurovision Song Contest will be "straight" this year.
5th May 2015
Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer: Labour canvassers ‘outing me to religious voters’ 59
8:34 PM — Tory Vice Chair Mike Freer has alleged that Labour canvassers have been telling Orthodox Jewish voters that he is gay - in a bid to stop them from voting for him.
‘It’s Erection Day!’ declares Conservative leaflet 17
1:10 PM — A Conservative candidate nearly released a leaflet that declares Thursday 'Erection Day'.
4th May 2015
Gay rights activists allowed to march in Russian May Day parade 19
1:57 PM — Despite a federal anti-gay law, LGBT rights activists and allies were allowed at the weekend to march in a May Day parade in Russia.
1st May 2015
Plans to redevelop Soho’s historic Yard Bar have been scrapped 4
8:08 PM — Campaigners who aim to protect Soho's night-life are celebrating, after a planning application to build flats above the site of a historic gay pub were rejected.