Turkey gets first out gay general election candidate
6:14 PM — For the first time in Turkey, an out gay candidate is running in the country's general election.
Catholic cardinal: Irish people are ‘worse than Pagans’ for passing same-sex marriage 45
3:43 PM — Catholic cardinal Raymond Burke has claimed that people in Ireland are worse than Pagans, because they overwhelmingly passed same-sex marriage.
‘Vile homophobe’ Tory councillor goes on anti-gay rant in Moscow 24
9:25 AM — A recording has emerged of a newly-elected Tory councillor going on a vile homophobic rant at an event in Moscow, and bragging about persuading MPs to vote against same-sex marriage.
27th May 2015
Think Ireland has LGBT equality now? Think again 32
6:52 PM — Activists are celebrating equality in Ireland with the passage of same-sex marriage - but the country still discriminates against transgender people.
Angela Merkel rules out same-sex marriage in Germany 98
4:32 PM — A spokesman for Germany's chancellor Angela Merkel has again ruled out introducing same-sex marriage.
Family featured by Ireland’s ‘no’ campaign warn about posing for stock photos 1
4:10 PM — A family who appeared on Ireland's anti-gay marriage campaign after posing for stock photos have warned about posing for them.
When will Ireland’s first same-sex weddings take place?
3:49 PM — Ireland's first same-sex weddings are set to take place this year, as the government plans to rush through legislation before the summer.
Hook-up app users show less face pics in homophobic countries 7
3:18 PM — Scruff has recently conducted a global survey, in an attempt to discover which countries show more face pictures when using their app and why.
Westboro Baptist Church threatens to picket Dumbledore’s wedding 5
12:17 PM — Westboro Baptist Church threaten to picket Dumbledore's wedding
Vatican: Irish vote for same-sex marriage is a ‘defeat for humanity’ 43
11:24 AM — A senior Vatican official has spoken out against Ireland's recent vote for equal marriage, claiming it was not just "a defeat for Christian principles, but of a defeat for humanity.”
26th May 2015
Oops… Anti-gay church blames Ivory Coast for Ireland’s gay marriage result 20
7:01 PM — The Westboro Baptist Church has inadvertently declared its hatred for the Ivory Coast, after printing the Irish flag backwards on protest posters.
Turkish preacher warns masturbation will make men’s hands ‘pregnant in the afterlife’ 55
6:44 PM — According to an Islamic televangelist, men who masturbate will find their hands "pregnant in the afterlife".
JK Rowling has celebrated that Dumbledore could marry Gandalf in Ireland 3
5:38 PM — The author behind Harry Potter has once again spoken out in support of gay rights, after Ireland voted in favour of same-sex marriage.
Morrissey congratulates Ireland for gay marriage decision 2
2:37 PM — Singer Morrissey has congratulated the people of Ireland for "teaching the politicians" on same-sex marriage.
Italian PM on Ireland referendum result: We cannot delay civil unions any longer 15
1:34 PM — The Prime Minister of Italy Matteo Renzi, has said his country can't delay civil unions "any longer", following the legalisation of same-sex marriage in Ireland.
25th May 2015
Ireland is already advertising itself as a gay wedding destination 4
7:02 PM — Ireland's tourist board is not wasting any time in promoting the country as a gay wedding destination.
Watch: Irish Senator proposes on live TV after Yes vote 3
6:19 PM — Irish Senator Katherine Zappone proposed on live TV, after her country overwhelmingly passed same-sex marriage into law.
UN head Ban Ki-moon hails ‘historic’ victory for equality in Ireland 1
11:28 AM — UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has praised Ireland, for becoming the first country to pass same-sex marriage by popular vote
Eurovision winner Mans Zelmerlow thanks his gay fans 35
10:18 AM — The winner of the Eurovision Song Contest has thanked his gay fans for accepting his apology - after he made purportedly homophobic comments.
23rd May 2015
Eurovision winner Mans Zelmerlow: We are all heroes no matter who we love 46
11:44 PM — Swedish singer Mans Zelmerlow has paid tribute to equality after winning the Eurovision Song Contest.