Irish same-sex marriage referendum to take place in May 10
10:09 AM — The Irish government has cleared the way for a referendum on same-sex marriage to take place in May 2015.
8th December 2014
Irish broadcast watchdog wants pro-gay messages ‘balanced’ with anti-gay ones 24
4:37 PM — The National Union of Journalists has attacked the Irish broadcast regulator, for insisting that pro-gay voices are 'balanced' with anti-gay ones ahead of the country's equal marriage referendum.
3rd December 2014
Irish Catholic church: Voting for same-sex marriage will undermine society 34
6:37 PM — The Catholic church has distributed a 16-page document to parishes across Ireland 'briefing' against same-sex marriage ahead of next year's referendum.
26th November 2014
Ireland: Thousands register to vote ahead of marriage referendum 3
1:03 PM — Thousands of people have been registered to vote in Ireland, ahead of the country's planned referendum on same-sex marriage.
19th November 2014
Dara Ó Briain backs marriage equality ahead of Irish referendum 4
11:51 AM — Dara O'Briain has backed the equal marriage voter registration campaign, ahead of Ireland's upcoming referendum.
16th November 2014
Colin Farrell makes heartfelt plea for equal marriage in Ireland 4
11:57 AM — Colin Farrell has made an emotional plea for people to register to vote in Ireland, ahead of the country's referendum on same-sex marriage.
10th November 2014
Ireland: Colin Farrell backs ‘Yes’ campaign for equal marriage referendum 9
1:01 PM — Irish actor Colin Farrell has voiced his support for the 'Yes' campaign ahead of the country's upcoming referendum on equal marriage.
3rd November 2014
Ireland: Yes campaign launches ahead of equal marriage referendum 10
2:31 PM — LGBT groups in Ireland have teamed up to launch a voter registration campaign, ahead of next year's referendum on equal marriage.
12th October 2014
Ireland: Poll suggests landslide victory in upcoming equal marriage referendum 15
7:13 PM — An upcoming referendum on same-sex marriage could result in a landslide victory for marriage equality, a poll has found.
19th September 2014
Alex Salmond to quit as First Minister following referendum result 35
4:25 PM — The First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond, has announced that he will quit, following last night's independence referendum.
English Democrats accidentally celebrate ‘Yes’ victory in Scotland 6
12:50 PM — Last night's votes did not go quite as expected for the English Democrats party - who celebrated a non-existent victory for independence in Scotland.
Comment: LGBTI equality and the referendum result 20
10:25 AM — Tim Hopkins of the Scottish Equality Network writes for PinkNews and reflects on today's independence referendum result, and how it may impact the lives of LGBTI Scottish people.
18th September 2014
This is how Grindr users will vote on Scottish independence 6
3:08 PM — A Tumblr user has polled 655 Grindr users to ascertain how they will vote in today's Scottish independence referendum.
PinkNews.scot launched to mark Scottish independence vote 14
1:45 PM — As Scottish voters take to the polling booths to decide on independence today, PinkNews has launched a new domain bringing together all Scottish content on the site.
12th September 2014
PinkNews Poll: How will you vote in the Scottish independence referendum?
8:55 AM — PinkNews is asking its readers how they will, or would vote, in the upcoming Scottish referendum on independence.
1st September 2014
Alan Cumming: The campaign for Scottish independence is just like the battle for LGBT equality 38
2:38 PM — Hollywood actor Alan Cumming has spoken in favour of Scottish independence, saying the 'Yes' campaign's fight is similar to the battle for LGBT equality.
25th August 2014
Video: What if same-sex marriage causes the apocalypse in Ireland? 30
12:08 PM — A video released by a rights group has joked about the coming 'apocalypse' if same-sex marriage is passed in Ireland.
18th August 2014
Irish poll: 86% approve of gay and lesbian couples 6
2:07 PM — A poll in Ireland has found that 86% of people approve of same-sex relationships.
5th July 2014
US: Houston church groups submit signatures to trigger referendum on equality law 11
1:07 PM — Houston church groups have submitted signatures to block a planned LGBT equality law, potentially sending to to a public vote.
26th June 2014
US: Mayor makes last-ditch attempt to keep lesbian ex-Chief of Police out of job 12
3:50 PM — The career of a lesbian police chief purportedly fired for her sexuality once again hangs in the balance, just hours after a referendum seemed to confirm that she would be reinstated.