20th March 2015
Pope accepts resignation of disgraced anti-gay Cardinal Keith O’Brien 83
6:46 PM — The Pope has formally accepted the resignation of Cardinal Keith O'Brien, after allegations he had engaged in 'inappropriate sexual conduct' with junior priests.
19th March 2015
Out Scottish Tory leader: I took drugs ‘once or twice’ in my youth 9
12:54 PM — Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson has admitted that she used drugs when she was younger.
Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson slams homophobic Twitter troll
10:34 AM — Scottish Conservatives leader Ruth Davidson has slammed a Twitter troll for sending her homophobic abuse.
17th March 2015
Farage won’t discipline gay UKIP MEP who compared SNP minister to Abu Hamza 13
6:28 PM — Nigel Farage has ruled out disciplining UKIP MEP David Coburn for comparing an SNP minister to convicted terrorist Abu Hamza.
15th March 2015
Radio DJ attacked wife after she found a tied up man in their home
1:35 PM — A local radio DJ has been found guilty of assaulting his wife - after she came home early to discover an 18-year-old man tied up in their living room.
Gay UKIP MEP says ‘it’s all bollocks’ after comparing SNP minister to Abu Hamza 18
12:31 PM — UKIP's most senior gay politician is facing increasing pressure to stand down - after he compared an SNP minister to convicted terrorist Abu Hamza.
14th March 2015
Gay UKIP MEP David Coburn compares Muslim politician to Abu Hamza 60
4:04 PM — UKIP's most senior gay politician is facing calls to resign - after comparing the SNP's Humza Yousaf to convicted terrorist Abu Hamza.
4th March 2015
Conservatives reject proposals to appoint an LGBT rights envoy 12
3:15 PM — Tory minister David Lidington has rejected proposals to follow the United States in appointing a specialised LGBT rights envoy.
3rd March 2015
Scottish Parliament rejects campaign urging ‘adultery’ definition to include gay couples 6
3:59 PM — A petition which urged politicians to redefine adultery to take into account same-sex marriage has been rejected by Members of the Scottish parliament (MSPs).
25th February 2015
Gay couple say wedding venue told them: ‘We can’t allow people like you here’ 61
12:24 PM — A couple in Scotland have been told by a wedding venue: "We can't allow people like you here."
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.
Gay UKIP MEP won’t stand against Alex Salmond 2
6:12 PM — UKIP’s only openly gay MEP will not stand for Parliament against former SNP leader Alex Salmond, despite previous suggestions.
20th February 2015
Men admit homophobic attack on Glasgow gay couple 9
11:06 AM — A gay couple were left badly injured after a vicious homophobic attack in Glasgow.
19th February 2015
Scottish Tory leader debuts broadcast featuring same-sex partner 1
3:00 PM — Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson has released a broadcast for the party featuring her same-sex partner.
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
Gay UKIP MEP calls police after threat to shoot him in the face 29
5:47 PM — UKIP's most senior gay politician has gone to the police, after receiving alleged death threats.
4th February 2015
Scotland: Law Society will let solicitors register as gender neutral 1
5:09 PM — The Law Society of Scotland is to allow solicitors to register without forcing them to specify a gender.
27th January 2015
Scotland: Over 500 same-sex couples have married so far 3
3:21 PM — Over 500 same-sex couples have married in the Scotland, since marriages began last month.
24th January 2015
Scotland didn’t fly flags at half mast for dead Saudi king 14
6:09 PM — The Scottish government did not fly flags at half mast as a tribute to the late Saudi Arabian King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz - despite the practice in England.
23rd January 2015
Archbishop who smeared dead gay Labour MP suffers heart attack 37
6:12 PM — The Catholic Archbishop of Glasgow, Philip Tartaglia - who was criticised for making offensive remarks about the late gay Labour MP David Cairns - has suffered a heart attack.