6th March 2015
Labour MP raises treatment of trans women called ‘sir’ by Parliament security 44
12:35 PM — Labour MP Kerry McCarthy has spoken out in Parliament, after transgender women were referred to as 'sir' by staff during a Parliamentary LGBT Month reception.
2nd March 2015
Fox host: Comedy shows should mock ‘transgender bathrooms’, not ISIS 16
5:43 PM — A Fox News host has suggested that Saturday Night Live should mock trans people going to the toilet - instead of targeting ISIS.
1st March 2015
EastEnders to introduce first transgender character 19
11:38 AM — EastEnders is set to introduce the first major transgender character in the soap's history.
28th February 2015
CBB star Kellie Maloney: I wanted to transition quietly 37
4:16 PM — Kellie Maloney has claimed she wanted to transition "very quietly" - despite signing up to appear on Celebrity Big Brother.
27th February 2015
General Medical Council drops case against transgender doctor 7
8:14 PM — A doctor who provided specialist healthcare for trans people has been cleared of wrongdoing by the General Medical Council.
First look at Eddie Redmayne as a trans woman 43
4:20 PM — The first picture has been released of Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne as trans woman Lili Ebe.
Facebook introduces ‘infinite’ gender options 5
12:05 PM — Facebook has rolled out an update allowing users to choose from an infinite number of gender options.
26th February 2015
Texas bill would make it a crime NOT to discriminate against trans people 214
3:03 PM — Texas State Representative Debbie Riddle has proposed a bill that would make it illegal to allow a trans person to use the correct toilet.
25th February 2015
Anti-gay Alabama justice thinks bisexuals need four-person marriages 36
5:52 PM — Alabama's Chief Justice Roy Moore has claimed that if two bisexuals or trans people wanted a marriage, it would have to involve four people.
23rd February 2015
Stag attack victim Dr Kate Stone appointed to press regulator’s code committee 6
3:54 PM — An academic who took action after a number of newspapers identified her as transgender has been appointed to the press regulator's editors' code committee.
Watch: This is what trans people are forced to go through in 34 European countries 20
3:20 PM — A video has been released showing some of the hurdles trans people to go through to gain access to legal gender recognition.
US: New Defence Secretary backs calls to end ban on trans people in the military
11:39 AM — The new US Defence Secretary has voiced support for calls to end the ban on transgender people serving in the military.
Not guilty plea entered for US marine charged for murder of trans woman 1
8:25 AM — A not guilty plea has been entered in the Philippines on behalf of the US marine charged with the murder of a transgender woman.
22nd February 2015
The gayest day ever, and 6 other stories you might have missed 1
8:04 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
21st February 2015
Lawmaker speaks out for his transgender granddaughter’s rights 1
6:34 PM — A prominent lawmaker has revealed that he has a transgender granddaughter, while speaking out in favour of trans rights.
Pope compares transgender people to nuclear weapons 97
11:39 AM — The Pope has compared the threat of transgender people to nuclear weapons.
20th February 2015
NHS England: Trans people shouldn’t wait longer than 18 weeks for treatment 31
12:39 PM — NHS England has affirmed the rights of trans people to be treated within 18 weeks of referral - despite growing backlogs in the system leaving some waiting years.
19th February 2015
Trans model recreates THAT naked Adam Levine photo 42
3:16 PM — A transgender model has recreated a famed (almost) naked photo of Maroon 5's Adam Levine.
17th February 2015
Italian university to give trans students option of ‘aliases’ to protect privacy 1
3:57 PM — An Italian university has announced that it plans to give transgender students the option of using an online 'alias' to borrow books from the library or register for exams.
Comment: Why Stonewall’s decision to lobby on trans issues was the right one 32
2:57 PM — Having been one of the first trans activists to meet with Stonewall during the charity's consultation period into lobbying on trans issues, Reubs Walsh writes for PinkNews on why the change was the right one to make.