11th February 2015
Barack Obama: I didn’t lie about opposing same-sex marriage 8
7:56 PM — Barack Obama has denied claims that he mislead people into believing he opposed same-sex marriage.
9th February 2015
Conservative Prime Minister spent the weekend kissing drag queens 12
1:24 PM — A conservative Prime Minister has shared a kiss with a drag queen at a Pride parade.
8th February 2015
Pride writers win BAFTA for Outstanding Debut 9
8:28 PM — The writer and producer of Pride have picked up a BAFTA.
Priest outed as former gay porn star, and 6 other stories you might have missed
6:49 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
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.
Tunisia: Swedish man jailed for homosexual acts 72
1:50 PM — A Swedish man has been sentenced to two years behind bars in Tunisia, for committing "homosexual acts".
7th February 2015
Nicola Sturgeon: The SNP will support creation of an LGBT rights envoy 6
12:07 AM — The Scottish National Party will support the creation of an LGBT rights envoy.
6th February 2015
Stephen Fry could be prosecuted in 49 countries for something he did last month 64
3:45 PM — Actor Stephen Fry could be prosecuted in 49 countries around the world, over something he did last month.
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.
US: Barack Obama to appoint LGBT rights envoy 14
1:07 PM — Barack Obama is to create a new envoy role within the State Department, to promote LGBT rights around the world.
4th February 2015
Ireland: Government launches push to tackle homophobia in primary schools 7
2:58 PM — The Irish government has launched its first resource to help primary school teachers tackle homophobic bullying.
1st February 2015
RuPaul hits back after Mary Cheney compares drag to blackface 38
1:27 PM — Reality star RuPaul has issued a defence of drag - after Mary Cheney compared it to blackface.
Pro-gay Tory MP Francis Maude to retire 12
11:41 AM — Conservative MP Francis Maude, one of the first senior Tories to engage with the gay community, will not run for re-election in May.
28th January 2015
Brighton head condemns government for excluding gay rights from ‘British values’ push 17
2:46 PM — The head of a leading independent school in Brighton has criticized the government - for failing to include gay rights in its push to promote 'British values' in schools.
26th January 2015
US: New Maryland governor axes LGBT anti-discrimination regulations 16
1:41 PM — Maryland's new Republican governor has axed anti-discrimination provisions, just days into his term in office.
Mark Ruffalo wins SAG award for AIDS drama The Normal Heart 3
12:51 PM — Actor Mark Ruffalo has been awarded a Screen Actors Guild award, for his role in AIDS drama The Normal Heart.
18th January 2015
Italy: Mayor of Milan facing criminal charges for registering same-sex marriages 6
3:47 PM — The Mayor of Milan claims he is facing criminal charges, after he agreed to register a number of same-sex marriages carried out abroad.
London mayoral hopeful Ivan Massow expecting a baby with lesbian couple 9
12:47 PM — Gay rights campaigner Ivan Massow - who is running for Mayor of London - has announced he is expecting a baby.
16th January 2015
Joanna Lumley becomes patron of Peter Tatchell Foundation 3
12:17 PM — Actress and campaigner Joanna Lumley has been announced as a new patron of the Peter Tatchell Foundation.
10th January 2015
Australian politician finally apologises for anti-gay sticker… a decade later 44
12:10 PM — A former Australian councillor has finally apologised for a sticker which claimed "the only rights gays have is the right to die".