Columnist Owen Jones clashes with Hollywood actor Rob Lowe, instantly regrets it 10
5:00 PM — Out columnist Owen Jones has had a bizarre Twitter spat with actor Rob Lowe - after the pair clashed over the Greek economy.
MEPs condemn violence against Pride marchers by Istanbul police 1
4:17 PM — MEPs have condemned violence used against Pride marchers in Istanbul at the weekend, with tear gas and water canons used against demonstrators.
29th June 2015
Russian MP wants to block Facebook over rainbow flag pictures 49
10:05 AM — The politician responsible for the 'gay propaganda' law has said Facebook should be blocked in Russia.
Portugal formally adopts national anti-discrimination day with unanimous vote 2
9:13 AM — As the US Supreme Court approved same-sex marriage, the Portuguese Parliament also took a step forward for LGBT rights.
28th June 2015
Watch the moment Turkish police fire a water cannon at an LGBT activist 13
9:13 PM — Turkish police turned on LGBT activists at Istanbul Pride.
Pictures: A hundred thousand say Si to equality at Milan Pride 1
4:49 PM — There were stunning scenes in Milan as a hundred thousand people gathered for Pride.
Police use tear gas and rubber bullets at Istanbul Pride 133
3:19 PM — It is being reported that riot police have violently dispersed Istanbul Pride, and arrested participants.
27th June 2015
Photos: First Dublin Pride since vote on same-sex marriage 1
5:39 PM — Crowds have gathered in the Republic of Ireland's capital.
Photos: Crowds go wild at Berlin Pride 6
4:31 PM — One of the largest Pride celebrations in Europe took place in Berlin today.
26th June 2015
Queen pays sombre visit to Bergen-Belsen concentration camp 5
9:31 PM — The Queen has paid a visit to the former Nazi concentration camp of Bergen-Belsen.
25th June 2015
Norwegian government proposes extending trans protections to children 2
6:06 PM — The government in Norway has proposed extending the right of its citizens to change their legal gender to children.
Venice bans children’s book about gay penguins 14
3:42 PM — Books which teach about same-sex and single-parent families will be banned in schools in Venice.
Parents of Auschwitz schoolboy thief say he is ‘mortified’ at offence caused 42
10:04 AM — The parents of the private schoolboys who stole various items from the site of the Auchwitz death camp have said they are "mortified" by the incident.
24th June 2015
Sweden now has a national all-LGBT handball team 10
6:20 PM — Sweden is getting an all-LGBT handball team for the first time in its history
Kyrgyzstan’s anti-gay law passes key second reading 9
5:15 PM — An anti-gay bill in Kyrgyzstan which has been condemned by human rights campaigners, has passed its key second reading.
Gay and trans Russians ‘trying to join ISIS’ despite group executing gay people 22
1:17 PM — A gay man and a trans woman are reportedly trying to flee Russia... to head to Syria and join Islamic State.
Vatican: We should be polite to people with ‘homosexual tendencies’ while opposing their rights 232
12:40 PM — The Vatican has instructed members of the Catholic Church to be polite to people with "homosexual tendencies", while continuing to work to oppose equality.
British private schoolboys fined for stealing from Auschwitz 22
9:23 AM — Two British teenagers have been fined for stealing artefacts from Auschwitz in Poland.
22nd June 2015
Russian LGBT activist fined for unauthorised pride parade 7
8:52 PM — A Russian LGBT activist has been handed a £235 fine for holding an unsanctioned pride march in Moscow.
Thousands celebrate EuroPride in Riga despite fears of violence
4:27 PM — Thousands of people celebrated EuroPride in the Latvian capital Riga at the weekend, despite fears that the event would be marred by anti-gay attacks.