24th April 2015
Nick Clegg savages ‘unpleasant’ DUP over comments linking gay parents and child abuse 7
8:09 PM — Nick Clegg has hit out at Northern Ireland's DUP - after the party's Health Minister blamed gay parents for child abuse.
NI Health Minister: Children with same-sex parents are ‘far more likely’ to be abused 23
11:30 AM — Northern Ireland's Health Minister Jim Wells has claimed that children who are raised by same-sex parents are "more likely" to be abused.
20th April 2015
Northern Ireland parties’ LGBT manifesto pledges 7
3:38 PM — We look at the Northern Irish parties' stance on LGBT issues.
17th April 2015
DUP politician: I’m ‘grateful’ that Nick Clegg warned that we want to reject gay rights 20
5:42 PM — A Northern Irish DUP politician has 'thanked' Nick Clegg - after the Lib Dems claimed a coalition of the Conservative Party, UKIP and the DUP would abolish same-sex marriage.
15th April 2015
Will Northern Ireland face the next Indiana-style boycott? 4
5:03 PM — The Northern Irish Assembly has been warned that a proposed "conscience clause" could lead to the same level of boycott which led the US state of Indiana to hire a PR company to perform damage limitation this week.
10th April 2015
Ulster University academic claims being gay is ‘bizarre fetish’ 55
5:31 PM — The university has distanced itself from Dr Mark Gilfillan's extreme comments.
3rd April 2015
Northern Ireland: Mother reports Girls Brigade to police for ‘gay sin’ lesson 30
11:45 AM — A mother has complained to the police after her daughter was asked to rank homosexuality in a list of sins.
2nd April 2015
Gay artist fined for writing ‘love’ on pavement in chalk, but he has the last laugh 9
8:01 PM — A gay artist in Belfast has been hit with a £60 fine after protesting for same-sex marriage by chalking the word 'love' on pavements - but he had the last laugh.
27th March 2015
Bakery in ‘gay cake’ row asked why it makes Halloween cakes, but not gay marriage ones 30
5:50 PM — A bakery which declined to make a cake with a pro-equal marriage slogan has denied that it discriminated against a customer, but was asked why it makes cakes for Halloween.
26th March 2015
Row over ‘gay’ Bert and Ernie cake goes to court 39
12:56 PM — A case surrounding a bakery which refused to bake a pro-same-sex marriage cake has gone to court in Northern Ireland.
25th March 2015
Bakery owner in ‘gay cake’ row vows to fight on 21
1:18 PM — The Christian owner of a bakery due to go to court over the refusal to bake a pro-same-sex marriage cake has said he will not back down.
23rd March 2015
NI First Minister: Equality Commission shouldn’t spend money suing over anti-gay discrimination 26
6:14 PM — The First Minister of Northern Ireland has criticised the Equality Commission, for spending funds taking a bakery to court over anti-gay discrimination.
18th March 2015
Muslims will have to bake Prophet Mohammed cakes after ‘gay cake’ row, Christian Institute claims 171
5:09 PM — A lawyer has implied that if a bakery is prosecuted for refusing to bake a 'support gay marriage' cake, Muslims could be forced to bake images of the Prophet Mohammed.
4th March 2015
Church of Ireland split over DUP bill to permit anti-gay discrimination 28
6:13 PM — The Church of Ireland is split over a proposed bill in Northern Ireland that would allow people to discriminate against gays on the grounds of religion.
24th February 2015
Catholic Church voices support for DUP bill to permit anti-gay discrimination 37
6:21 PM — The Catholic Church has voiced its support for a ‘conscience clause’ bill in Northern Ireland that would permit anti-gay discrimination.
19th February 2015
Grieving man forced to move home after homophobic attacks 22
6:01 PM — A man who lost his partner to cancer has been forced to move after he faced homophobic attacks.
6th February 2015
Equality Commission: Northern Ireland’s ‘conscience’ bill would harm gays 12
5:12 PM — The Equality Commission has spoken out against a planned 'conscience clause’ bill in Northern Ireland, that would permit anti-gay discrimination.
5th February 2015
Northern Irish Department of Health has no evidence to support gay blood ban 10
6:08 PM — The Northern Irish Department of Health has said it does not have any evidence to back up maintaining a lifetime ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood.
1st February 2015
Northern Ireland: Hundreds rally against DUP bill that would permit anti-gay discrimination 14
4:57 PM — Over a thousand people have attended a protest against a planned 'conscience clause' bill, that would permit anti-gay discrimination.
Bakery that refused ‘support gay marriage’ cake will go to court this month 26
3:03 PM — The lawsuit against a bakery in Northern Ireland that refused to bake a pro-gay marriage cake will be heard this month.