6th March 2015
Loudly championing LGBT rights could spark a backlash, International Development minister warns 98
7:40 PM — Exclusive. The Junior Minister for International Development has warned against the UK "loudly championing" LGBT rights internationally - as it could spark a backlash.
Baseball star Billy Bean responds to Mets player’s comments on his ‘gay lifestyle’ 12
2:46 PM — Former LA Dodgers player Billy Bean has responded to Daniel Murphy's comments about his sexuality, saying it would be "hypocritical" of him not to understand that some people won't accept his sexuality.
Inventor creates a sex toy that works as an artificial inseminator 12
1:36 PM — 'Semenette' is a new sex toy that can help couples conceive through artificial insemination.
Comment: What does an asylum seeker have to do to prove their sexuality? 25
1:03 PM — Claire Bennett of NatCen Social Research looks at the ongoing issues that LGBT people face in the asylum system.
Irish company refuses to print gay couple’s civil partnership ceremony invites 24
10:53 AM — A printing company in Drogheda, Ireland, refused to print the invitations for a gay couple's civil partnership ceremony because the owners “don’t agree with homosexuality”.
5th March 2015
Bakery that refused to bake a cake for gay couple shuts down 12
1:33 PM — The 111 Cakery in Indianapolis has closed its doors. It caused controversy last year when the owners refused to bake a cake for a gay couple.
Police investigating letter that told gay couple they were ‘not welcome’ in village 30
12:25 PM — A gay couple had a letter posted through their door threatening them to leave or else they'd be "run out" of the village where they live.
4th March 2015
Labour’s Lord Cashman slams Tories for ruling out an LGBT rights envoy 2
4:19 PM — Exclusive: Labour's LGBT rights envoy Lord Cashman has attacked the Tories for ruling out the creation of a similar role.
Lib Dems most likely to tweet about LGBT issues, UKIP about Top Gear 6
1:57 PM — According to an analytics study, Liberal Democrat supporters are the most likely to post online about LGBT issues.
Home Office claims asylum seeker can’t be a lesbian because she has children 26
12:31 PM — A High Court judge has delayed a decision in the case of a lesbian asylum seeker who is at risk of being deported to Nigeria.
2nd March 2015
Sam Smith planning to set up gay rights charity 10
11:45 AM — Sam Smith is planning to set up his own gay rights charity, using money raised from a series of concerts.
1st March 2015
Pioneering gay priest Malcolm Boyd dies aged 91 1
5:57 PM — Malcolm Boyd, a priest and early gay rights pioneer, has died aged 91.
28th February 2015
Guinness to sponsor NY St Patrick’s Day parade despite gay boycott 6
2:40 PM — Guinness has signed back up to sponsor the St Patrick's Day parade in New York - after initially dropping out over a ban on gay groups.
27th February 2015
Lord Browne: Labour shouldn’t ‘mess around’ with tuition fees cap 2
1:23 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. Lord Browne, who headed the review that recommended the current tuition fees system, has criticised Labour's plans to 'mess around' with it.
26th February 2015
UKIP’s LGBT Chair quits: ‘I couldn’t defend the party any more’ 87
11:13 AM — The Chair of UKIP's official LGBT group has quit his role and resigned his party membership.
23rd February 2015
Archbishop of Canterbury: Who am I to judge gays for their sins, if they have sins? 73
6:34 PM — The Archbishop of Canterbury has claimed it is not up to him to judge gay people for their "sins".
US: Diplomat Randy Berry appointed as first LGBT rights envoy 11
5:08 PM — A senior diplomat has been appointed as the United States' first envoy for LGBT rights.
CNN pundit: I’m gay, and I want my daughter to be gay too 27
4:45 PM — CNN pundit Sally Kohn has sparked a debate - after she claimed that she would like her daughter to be a lesbian.
Cher attacks Arkansas governor for allowing law permitting anti-gay discrimination 25
12:19 PM — Cher has hit out at the Governor of Arkansas, for allowing an anti-gay bill to pass into law.
21st February 2015
Comment: LGBT+ Lib Dems welcome new ‘revenge porn’ laws 1
4:36 PM — Dave Page, the Chair of LGBT+ Liberal Democrats, hails the introduction of laws criminalising 'revenge porn'.