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17 February 2011New Moscow mayor says no to gay Pride marches 6 Moscow's mayor Sergei Sobyanin says that the city does not need gay Pride marches.
15 February 2011Budapest Pride banned by police over ‘traffic concerns’ 5 This year's Budapest Pride festival has been banned by police, ostensibly because it will cause too much traffic disruption.
10 February 2011Polish MP sorry for ‘sexist’ lesbian joke 10 A Polish MP has said sorry for a joke he made about about lesbians - although he maintains his views on homosexuality have not changed.
9 February 2011German footballer Manuel Neuer encourages gay players to be open 11 German football Manuel Neuer says that gay players should come out and not fear the reaction of fans.
1 February 2011Man says Parkinson’s drug turned him into gay sex addict 24 A French man is suing pharmaceuticals giant Glaxo because he claims that a drug used to treat his Parkinson's disease turned him into a gay sex addict.
28 January 2011French court says no to gay marriage 30 France's constitutional court upheld the ban on gay marriage today after a challenge from a lesbian couple.
19 January 2011European Parliament calls on Lithuania to shelve anti-gay law 9 The "public promotion of homosexual relations" would be punishable by a fine of up to €2900 if new legislation is adopted.
19 January 2011Gay marriage to be debated in French Constitutional Council 21 A lesbian couple from rural France will challenge the Civil Code ban on gay marriages.
19 January 2011Four defendants stand trial for attack on gay man in Paris 5 Bruno Wiel was left comatose for a fortnight after the attack in the French capital.
17 January 2011Gay couple are first to be recognised as civil partners in Ireland 26 A gay couple are celebrating after becoming the first recognised civil partners in Ireland.
13 January 2011Ireland recognises foreign gay marriage and partnerships 25 Gay couples living in Ireland who have married or had a civil partnership abroad will be recognised as civil partners from today.
11 January 2011Poll puts gay senator David Norris ahead for Irish presidency 18 Irish independent senator David Norris is ahead in the race for the Irish presidency, an opinion poll predicts.
6 January 2011Turkish LGBT group shut down by court 35 Another Turkish LGBT organisation has been ordered to close.
4 January 2011Irish civil partnerships come into law 27 Ireland's civil partnership law came into force at the weekend, although gay couples must wait until early April to hold their ceremonies.
24 December 2010First Irish civil partnerships to take place in April 13 Irish justice minister Dermot Ahern has signed a commencement order to bring civil partnerships into law.
20 December 2010Italian companies drop racy lesbian car advert 15 The risque Renault Twingo advert has been shelved by Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset for its depiction of two women at a party
20 December 2010German politician Volker Kauder: Gays have no right to children 31 Anti-adoption comments made today by the chairman of the Christian Democratic Union to the German newspaper Berliner Zeitung.
20 December 2010Prague puts gay hotspots on the map + A new initiative will see the publication distributed for free at clubs and hotels across the Czech Republic's capital city.
17 December 2010French straight couples opt for civil unions over marriage 22 Heterosexual couples in France are opting for civil unions over marriage.
15 December 2010Researchers ‘cure’ man of HIV with stem cell transplant 9 German researchers believe they have cured a man of HIV by using a stem cell transplant.