17th April 2015
Labour candidate apologises for joking about threesome with Ed Miliband and a goat 11
2:56 PM — A Labour candidate has apologised - for joking about a parallel universe in which he had a threesome with a goat and party leader Ed Miliband.
14th April 2015
Conservatives pledge to pardon historic gay sex offences in manifesto 19
12:32 PM — The Conservative Party has pledged to extend pardons to gay men convicted of historic sex offences.
11th April 2015
Natalie Bennett: My first experience of gay people was playing cricket with lesbians 3
4:28 PM — Green Party leader Natalie Bennett has said that her first experience with LGBT issues was playing cricket with lesbians.
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.
27th February 2015
Grant Shapps: I haven’t had to deal with homophobic candidates as Tory chair 10
11:26 AM — The Chairman of the Conservative Party has spoken candidly in an interview with PinkNews about the evolution of the party on social issues, and how Britain can act as a world leader.
11th February 2015
US: Republicans won’t file Supreme Court brief for same-sex marriage case 7
1:36 PM — The GOP has indicated it will file no brief to the Supreme Court, ahead of an upcoming case on same-sex marriage.
8th February 2015
Anti-gay marriage Australian PM Tony Abbott faces leadership challenge 20
7:23 PM — Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott - who is a strong opponent of same-sex marriage - is facing a potential leadership challenge.
Exclusive – Tony Blair: Gay rights progress is one of the things I’m proudest of 24
2:43 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has hailed his government's work on LGBT rights as one of his proudest achievements.
6th February 2015
Peter Tatchell: Labour’s sex education plans don’t go far enough 3
1:39 PM — Rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has said that Labour's plans to crack down on homophobic bullying in schools don't go far enough.
1st February 2015
Conservative chairman rules out ‘pacts and deals’ with UKIP 15
6:13 PM — Grant Shapps, the Chairman of the Conservative Party, has ruled out entering a 'pact' with UKIP after the General Election.
23rd January 2015
Green Party LGBTIQ group condemns candidate after transgender row 93
12:52 PM — The Green Party's LGBTIQ group has spoken out against one of the party's candidates, after he made a number of controversial comments about trans people.
17th January 2015
UKIP founder: Party is a ‘cult’ under Nigel Farage, won’t win a single seat 24
3:46 PM — The founder of the UK Independence Party has spoken out again against his own former party - and predicted it will not win a seat in May's elections.
29th December 2014
Ed Miliband: We’ve got to look at ways to make gay blood donation possible 24
7:17 PM — Ed Miliband has called for a review of the blood ban, which stops sexually active gay and bisexual men from giving blood.
21st December 2014
UKIP begs members to stop making controversial comments on Facebook and Twitter 16
1:03 PM — UKIP is begging its members to quit Facebook and Twitter, to avoid getting the party in trouble over controversial comments.
UKIP expels councillor over undisclosed ‘jaw-dropping’ comments 41
12:44 PM — A UKIP councillor in Thanet has been expelled from the party, after making undisclosed comments in an interview, thought to be derogatory.
14th December 2014
10 reasons to be worried the DUP might hold the balance of power in Westminster 54
4:14 PM — Projections show the UK could be heading towards another hung parliament in 2015 - and Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party might end up with the balance of power.
13th December 2014
HIV activists mock UKIP branch forced out their offices after ‘horse s**t’ protest 41
8:10 PM — A group of HIV activists who dumped horse manure outside UKIP's offices have reacted to the party being kicked out by their landlords.
Transgender Green candidate: There’s a woeful lack of trans politicians 22
6:50 PM — A transgender parliamentary candidate for the Green Party has spoken about the challenges of running for office.
12th December 2014
French Closer magazine ‘outs’ deputy leader of far-right Front National 62
4:12 PM — The French edition of Closer magazine has come under fire after it printed photos 'outing' the deputy leader of France's Front National.
Nigel Farage might not like what UKIP’s founder has to say about him 21
11:28 AM — The founder of the UK Independence Party Alan Sked has claimed the party is now motivated by homophobia and racism.