16th December 2014
Conchita Wurst among top global search terms of 2014 1
12:49 PM — Austria's Eurovision winning drag star Conchita Wurst has apparently attracted a lot of attention this year - appearing as one of the world's most Googled terms.
1st November 2014
You’ll never guess which country Googles gay porn the most 92
3:15 PM — A surprising country has topped Google's rankings for searching for pictures of gay sex.
1st August 2013
UK: Charity warns ‘web filtering will harm LGBT young people and vulnerable adults’ 12
1:32 PM — An LGBT domestic violence charity has called on the government to reconsider proposals for default web blocking.
22nd July 2013
Tumblr blocks searches for ‘gay’ ‘lesbian’ and ‘bisexual’ on mobile apps 17
5:45 PM — Blogging site Tumblr has come under criticism for recent changes to the way it classifies adult material, including search terms, as the word 'gay' is currently classified as not safe for work, and does not return any results using the site's mobile platform.
15th June 2013
Despite strong intolerance of gays, Pakistan leads in world for gay porn searches 53
12:23 AM — Despite being strongly intolerant of gay and lesbian people, Pakistan leads in the world for the most Google searches for gay porn, according to a recent analysis of search terms.
12th June 2013
US: Boston police adopt new rules for treatment of transgender people 4
5:15 PM — Boston police have issued new guidelines on the treatment of transgender people by officers.
13th March 2013
Survey reveals searches for gay porn are top in countries banning homosexuality 14
6:33 PM — A new survey of porn search habits has revealed that, in some of the countries with the most adamantly homophobic laws, the word gay comes up more often than countries without them.
26th June 2012
San Francisco: Missing man returns a week after social networking app meeting 24
1:47 PM — A 22-year-old man in San Francisco has resurfaced having been missing for a week after meeting a stranger on a social networking app before the city's pride celebrations.
18th June 2012
Man searched at airport on suspicion of paedophilia ‘because he had a camera and a boyfriend’ 132
10:29 AM — A gay man was stopped at Gatwick airport last year by a Border Force officer who suspected he was 'involved in paedophilia' because he had a camera and a boyfriend, a report into controls at the airport has revealed.
9th February 2010
Preview: PinkNews.co.uk founder explores his ‘teenage dotcom millionaire’ past 7
1:00 AM — PinkNews.co.uk founder and Channel 4 News Correspondent Benjamin Cohen is to revisit his life as a teenage dotcom millionaire a decade ago in a programme broadcast this afternoon on BBC Radio 4.