NI church minister: ISIS and homosexuality are God punishing the world 24
12:01 PM — A Belfast minister has claimed that Islamic State and homosexuality are God "shaking the nations" of the world.
26th May 2015
‘Gay cake’ row bakery will now only make birthday and baby cakes 17
5:23 PM — The bakery which was last week found guilty of discrimination based on sexual orientation has announced that it will only make cakes to celebrate birthdays and babies.
25th May 2015
Protests to be held in Northern Ireland calling for same-sex marriage 5
3:17 PM — Protests will be held in Belfast - calling on Northern Ireland to follow the Republic in introducing same-sex marriage.
23rd May 2015
Northern Ireland is now the odd one out on same-sex marriage 135
7:58 PM — Following the victory of same-sex marriage in the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland has grown increasingly isolated on the issue.
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.
20th May 2015
‘Kill faggots’ photo appears on Ashers Bakery Google Maps page 16
2:27 PM — The Google Maps page for Ashers Bakery, which was yesterday found guilty of discrimination after refusing to make a pro-same-sex marriage cake, has been updated to include a "Keep Calm and Kill Faggots" photo.
19th May 2015
Plaintiff in ‘gay cake’ case to donate £500 compensation to charity 6
12:03 PM — The plaintiff in a case today which saw a Christian bakery in Northern Ireland be found guilty of discrimination, has said he would donate his £500 compensation to charity.
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.
8th May 2015
Man arrested for having ‘twink’ images on his computer 20
4:54 PM — A man wrongly accused by the police of creating and storing images of child abuse says police need lessons in gay terminology to prevent 'ruining more lives'.
30th April 2015
Parliamentary candidate: I can prove that gays are 40-times more likely to abuse children 84
4:54 PM — A parliamentary candidate in Northern Ireland has claimed to have "proof" that gay people are 40 times more likely to abuse children than the general population.
LGBT group says Northern Ireland gay marriage referendum is not the answer 8
8:55 AM — The largest LGBT support group in Northern Ireland has rejected calls for a referendum on same-sex marriage.
28th April 2015
Watch: Ed Miliband gets schooled on LGBT rights in Northern Ireland 17
5:58 PM — Ed Miliband has been challenged to take a stronger stance calling for gay rights in Northern Ireland.
27th April 2015
This Parliamentary candidate wants to re-criminalise homosexuality and ban pride 134
3:37 PM — An independent Parliamentary candidate has pledged to ban pride marches and jail LGBT people.
Amnesty International calls on Northern Ireland to allow same-sex marriage 1
9:45 AM — The human rights organisation Amnesty has urged Northern Irish Politicians to push for same-sex marriage.
24th April 2015
DUP leader: Minister was having a ‘bad day’ when he blamed gay parents for child abuse 18
2:19 PM — Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson has dismissed calls to sack Health Minister Jim Wells, after he claimed children of same-sex couples were more likely to be abused.
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.
23rd April 2015
David Cameron: I will ‘never validate’ the DUP on its opposition to gay rights 5
12:14 AM — Prime Minister David Cameron has said he "will never validate" the DUP on its stance against same-sex marriage and other LGBT issues.
17th April 2015
DUP politician: I’m ‘grateful’ that Nick Clegg warned that we want to reject gay rights 20
5:42 PM — A Northern Irish DUP politician has 'thanked' Nick Clegg - after the Lib Dems claimed a coalition of the Conservative Party, UKIP and the DUP would abolish same-sex marriage.
2nd April 2015
Gay artist fined for writing ‘love’ on pavement in chalk, but he has the last laugh 9
8:01 PM — A gay artist in Belfast has been hit with a £60 fine after protesting for same-sex marriage by chalking the word 'love' on pavements - but he had the last laugh.
27th March 2015
Bakery in ‘gay cake’ row asked why it makes Halloween cakes, but not gay marriage ones 30
5:50 PM — A bakery which declined to make a cake with a pro-equal marriage slogan has denied that it discriminated against a customer, but was asked why it makes cakes for Halloween.