16th June 2015
Australian MPs accused of ‘plotting’ to avoid vote on equal marriage 9
1:38 PM — A number of Australian MPs opposed to marriage equality have been accused of a "plot" to stop the issue coming to a vote.
15th June 2015
Mexico strikes down ban on same-sex marriage 5
11:44 AM — A court has ruled Mexico's bans on same-sex marriage are unconstitutional, effectively legalising it.
13th June 2015
Over 20,000 march in Belfast to call for same-sex marriage 51
3:55 PM — Thousands of people have marched in Northern Ireland today, to call for the introduction of same-sex marriage.
12th June 2015
Scottish Episcopal Church passes initial vote in favour of same-sex marriage 2
5:55 PM — The Scottish Episcopal Church is on the way to permitting same-sex marriage - after a preliminary vote on the measure passed the General Synod.
154 businesses take out joint ad in Australian newspapers calling for equal marriage 10
5:35 PM — More than 150 businesses have taken out a joint full-page ad in Australian newspapers, calling on the government to introduce same-sex marriage.
German Parliament’s upper house passes call for same-sex marriage 10
5:00 PM — The upper house of the German Parliament has passed a resolution calling for the country to introduce same-sex marriage, in a snub to Chancellor Angela Merkel.
11th June 2015
One in eight new Scottish marriages are same-sex couples 1
10:46 AM — Since same-sex marriage was introduced in Scotland, one in eight marriages have been between same-sex couples.
Greece drafts bill for same-sex civil unions 2
9:53 AM — The Greek justice minister has posted a draft bill to open up civil partnerships to same-sex couples.
10th June 2015
Arkansas ordered to recognise 500 ‘void’ same-sex marriages 2
7:59 PM — Arkansas has been ordered to recognise the weddings of 500 same-sex couples, who married before a marriage ban was put back in place.
Italy has just approved its first ever motion for gay civil unions 6
6:38 PM — The Lower House in Italy has just for the first time approved a motion which commits the government to promote the adoption of a law for gay civil unions.
Pictures: Seven Chinese couples get married in West Hollywood
2:19 PM — Seven same-sex couples won the opportunity to have a dream wedding in America, since they can't legally wed in China.
Christian couple threaten to divorce in protest against same-sex marriage 118
9:12 AM — Australian Nick Jensen says that if same-sex marriage is introduced, he and his wife will divorce.
9th June 2015
The head of a Christian charity is boycotting Wells Fargo over this beautiful advert 5
7:10 PM — The President of Christian charity Samaritan’s Purse plans to boycott Wells Fargo, over an advert featuring same-sex parents.
First Australian National MP backs same-sex marriage 1
4:10 PM — A right-wing MP in Australia has said he plans to vote for same-sex marriage if it comes to a free vote.
First ever gay couple marries in Guam
10:14 AM — A same-sex couple has become the first to marry in the US territory of Guam.
8th June 2015
Colin Farrell pokes fun at Catholic Church after landslide Irish marriage vote 13
7:48 PM — Irish actor Colin Farrell has poked fun at the doom-and-gloom response of the Catholic Church to the landslide victory for same-sex marriage in Ireland.
Ten same-sex Chinese couples to marry in California after online competition
6:35 PM — Same-sex weddings remain banned in China - but ten Chinese gay couples are set to marry tomorrow in West Hollywood.
Former Corrie star Charlie Condou to marry his partner today 5
12:12 PM — Former Coronation Street star Charlie Condou is set to tie the knot with his partner in a low-key ceremony today.
7th June 2015
Irish drag artist Panti Bliss calls for same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland 1
4:58 PM — Irish drag artist Panti Bliss has added her voice to those calling for Northern Ireland to introduce same-sex marriage.
Scottish Episcopal Church to hold vote on same-sex weddings 1
4:23 PM — The Scottish Episcopal church is to vote next week on proposals to allow clergy to marry same-sex couples.