13th May 2015
Gay US ambassador to Spain proudly gives blood 5
11:16 AM — Out gay ambassador James Costos shared a photo of himself donating blood in Madrid.
19th February 2015
Spain: Leaked memo warns staff to keep an eye on gay people 6
3:41 PM — A leaked memo urged metro staff to be vigilant went checking gay people's tickets.
27th January 2015
Google apologises for translating ‘gay’ as faggot, fairy, and pansy boy 8
12:38 PM — Google has issued an apology - after a translation tool suggested a number of offensive translations for the word "gay".
Pope meets with transgender man 12
10:47 AM — The Pope has reportedly granted a private audience to a transgender man.
24th January 2015
Can you guess which Royal appeared in a gay magazine? 17
1:57 PM — A famous royal has become the first to ever pose for a gay magazine.
15th December 2014
Spain: Gay couple hospitalised after ‘Neo-Nazi’ attack 2
11:55 AM — A gay couple in Madrid were attacked by a group for "Neo-Nazis" on Friday, and one of them hospitalised.
9th December 2014
Spain: Kiss-in after gay couple kicked out of Burger King 15
3:45 PM — Protesters held a gay kiss-in at a Burger King in Madrid after a gay couple were kicked out for kissing.
5th December 2014
Is investigating this gay kiss in a TV ad ‘homophobic’? 20
4:17 PM — Spanish regulators have been deemed "homophobic" for investigating an advert which shows two men kissing after a complaint.
25th October 2014
Where is the world’s most gay-friendly place? 49
3:37 PM — Denmark's capital city of Copenhagen has been named the world's most gay-friendly place.
22nd October 2014
Spain: Teenage lesbian left unconscious after being pelted with stones outside school 3
4:38 PM — A gay teenage girl was left unconscious on Monday after she was pelted with stones upon leaving school in Spain's Murcia region.
3rd October 2014
Spain: Catalonia passes gay anti-discrimination law 6
10:42 AM — In a first for Spain, the autonomous community of Catalonia has passed a law which will punish attacks against the LGBT community with fines of up to €14,000 (£11,000).
22nd August 2014
Miss Spain winner comes out as gay 2
1:30 PM — The winner of Miss Spain 2013 has revealed that she is gay.
20th August 2014
Spanish senator: Economic crisis caused by ‘favours’ for gays 20
1:44 PM — A Spanish senator has defended her comments, after claiming that the country's economic crisis was caused by subsidies for gays.
12th August 2014
Canary Islands: School teacher fired after revealing same-sex marriage 1
5:13 PM — A Lanzarote school teacher has been fired, after revealing in a newspaper that he is married to a man.
6th July 2014
Spain: One million take part in ‘Europe’s largest’ Pride in Madrid 12
3:24 PM — Over a million people took part in Madrid Pride yesterday, in what organisers claim is Europe's largest LGBT Pride parade.
17th June 2014
Department store sparks outrage by selling ‘how to prevent gay children’ books 59
6:06 PM — A department store in Spain has caused outrage by selling parent guides to preventing homosexuality in children.
12th May 2014
Spain: Anti-LGBT incidents make up 40% of overall hate crimes 5
1:51 PM — Hate towards the LGBT community is the most common form of hate crime in Spain. Last year, 452 hate crimes were linked to sexuality or identity out of a total of 1,172 confirmed offenses in the European country.
14th April 2014
Spain: Gay and lesbian retirement home to open in Madrid 2
9:26 PM — A retirement home for gay and lesbian pensioners is to be opened in Madrid.
20th March 2014
MP appears naked for gay sex scenes in new film 22
9:55 PM — A Spanish MP strips down for gay sex scenes in a film to be released this week, it has been revealed.
20th January 2014
Newly appointed Spanish cardinal: Homosexuality is a ‘deficiency’ that can be cured 37
3:53 PM — A new Spanish cardinal appointed by Pope Francis has begun his tenure by describing homosexuality as a deficiency and suggesting the need for gay people to undergo corrective treatment.