18th June 2015
Sinn Féin condemns hoax bomb sent to Dublin gay rights charity 2
6:39 PM — The chair of Sinn Féin's LGBT group has spoken out after a fake toxic substance was sent to a pro-gay charity in Dublin.
The Pope tweets that Earth is ‘like an immense pile of filth’ 14
2:30 PM — The Pope has raised eyebrows - after the religious leader compared the world to "an immense pile of filth".
Bomb squad evacuates LGBT charity over suspicious package 5
1:49 PM — Bomb disposal experts have evacuated the office of an LGBT charity - after they were sent a suspicious package.
Pope Francis hates on gay parents while Pride takes place in Rome 41
8:12 AM — Pope Francis has hit out at gay parents, suggesting they are not able to properly raise children, at the same time that LGBT Pride was taking place in Rome.
17th June 2015
Lithuanian army refuses gays – by asking recruits if they like flowers 31
2:04 PM — After Lithuania re-introduced mandatory services, conscripts are being asked questions to determine their sexuality.
Latvia urged to protect EuroPride participants against violence 2
11:38 AM — Amnesty International has urged the Latvian government to commit to protect the participants of this year's EuroPride.
16th June 2015
Malta government launches trans and intersex education policy 1
2:57 PM — The Maltese government has launched a progressive education policy on trans and intersex inclusion.
Ex-UKIP MEP joins homophobic far-right EU Parliament group 11
2:06 PM — An MEP who was expelled from UKIP over an expenses scandal has joined a far-right grouping alongside a number of homophobic parties.
Irish Senator wants to change gender law to recognise transgender children
12:01 PM — An Irish Senator has tabled an amendment to the state's Gender Recognition bill - that would legally recognise children who are transgender.
15th June 2015
This anti-gay politician wants to censor Game of Thrones for its ‘sexual deviance’ 10
4:27 PM — A notoriously anti-gay Russian politician has suggested popular TV show and book Game of Thrones is "harmful" and should be banned.
Malta’s government is looking into banning harmful ‘gay cure’ therapy 28
9:11 AM — The government in Malta may soon bring forward legislation to ban the controversial practice of 'gay cure' therapy.
14th June 2015
This Bishop claims he can cure the ‘mental illness’ of homosexuality 39
6:15 PM — An evangelist bishop has said he thinks homosexuality is a "mental illness" which he can cure.
12th June 2015
German Parliament’s upper house passes call for same-sex marriage 10
5:00 PM — The upper house of the German Parliament has passed a resolution calling for the country to introduce same-sex marriage, in a snub to Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Lithuania’s President rebukes musician Ten Walls for comparing gays to paedophiles 4
11:49 AM — The President of Lithuania is not happy with Ten Walls, after the Lithuanian musician compared homosexuality to paedophilia.
Irish church to boycott Church of Scotland over gay clergy plans 16
11:27 AM — The Presbyterian Church in Ireland has snubbed an invite from the Church of Scotland - after it approved plans for gay clergy.
11th June 2015
Spanish politician and LGBT activist Pedro Zerolo dies
6:55 PM — Spanish politician and LGBT activist Pedro Zerolo, who helped shape a number of rights reforms in the country, has died of cancer.
Coca-Cola quietly launches pro-gay billboard ad 18
3:02 PM — Coca-Cola has launched a pro-gay advert featuring a same-sex couple raising a child - despite refusing to condemn Russia's anti-gay laws last year.
Greece drafts bill for same-sex civil unions 2
9:53 AM — The Greek justice minister has posted a draft bill to open up civil partnerships to same-sex couples.
10th June 2015
Vladimir Putin: I’ve never made a mistake because God built me to be perfect 38
8:27 PM — Russian President Vladimir Putin has claimed he has never made a mistake - because God built him to be "perfect".
Italy has just approved its first ever motion for gay civil unions 6
6:38 PM — The Lower House in Italy has just for the first time approved a motion which commits the government to promote the adoption of a law for gay civil unions.