21st April 2015
Proposed law in Uganda could be used to shut down all pro-gay charities 3
2:30 PM — A new law has been drafted in Uganda that could be used to ban all pro-gay charities and LGBT rights groups.
America’s Got Talent star reveals he is HIV-positive 3
1:51 PM — America's Got Talent singer Branden James has revealed that he is HIV-positive.
Watch: Singer Hozier encourages Ireland to vote Yes 1
12:10 PM — Grammy nominated singer Hozier has made an impassioned video urging people to vote for marriage equality.
20th April 2015
India’s ‘Mr Gay World’ entrant goes into hiding? 15
5:16 PM — India's entrant to the Mr Gay World competition has reportedly gone into hiding with his family.
Grindr CEO: We’re very proud of users in countries where being gay is illegal 27
4:44 PM — Grindr CEO Joel Simkhai has said he is "very proud" that the app has users in countries where homosexuality is illegal.
Mexico: Court rules same-sex marriage bans ‘discriminatory’ 6
1:04 PM — Mexico's highest court has called bans on same-sex marriage 'totally unjustified'.
Irish writer: Gays should not have sex before marriage. And should not get married 90
10:09 AM — Breda O'Brien says gay people who want to live a Christian way of life should abstain from sex.
Giorgio Armani: Gay men shouldn’t ‘dress homosexual’ 40
9:53 AM — Famed fashion designer Giorgio Armani has criticised gay men for dressing "homosexual"
Sam Smith: I’m more affected by being called ‘fat’ than being called a ‘faggot’ 1
7:36 AM — Pop star Sam Smith has opened up about his relationship with food, saying he would be more affected by derogatory comments about his weight, than about his sexuality.
19th April 2015
This gay couple got abuse online just for holding hands on a train 32
5:50 PM — A photo of a gay couple holding hands on a train in Thailand has gone viral, but unfortunately in part because of negative, judgemental reactions to it.
Lesbian couple marries in Japan amid calls for legal recognition for same-sex marriage 6
1:59 PM — A lesbian couple has married in Japan, despite that the country does not currently recognise same-sex marriages.
18th April 2015
This amazing video for equal marriage in Ireland might bring a tear to your eye… 15
11:42 AM — A new video advocating for LGBT Irish people to "bring your family with you" to vote for same-sex marriage next month is pretty emotional.
‘Are you trying to die?’ – does this Grindr prank on straight guys go too far? 11
11:18 AM — A prank which sees women get details from straight men and then give it to a 'gay' friend to use against them has gone viral, but is it offensive?
17th April 2015
Watch: You won’t believe what the Russian Army is marching to 6
6:18 PM — Russia is a country that has built itself on a macho reputation - and usually its armed forces are no different...
Malawi’s new anti-LGBT law comes into effect 4
5:16 PM — The 'Marriage, Divorce and Family Relations Law' came into effect today, and will impact LGBT Malawians.
US diplomats facing career restrictions for being in same-sex relationships 4
3:49 PM — LGBT diplomats are struggling to be placed in countries that don't recognise same-sex relationships.
Ontario parents protest inclusive sex education 12
1:16 PM — Out gay Premier of Ontario says protests are motivated by homophobia.
Bollywood is full of ‘closet gays’, actress claims 4
11:53 AM — An iconic Bollywood actress has claimed that a huge number of India's leading men are in the closet.
16th April 2015
Mechanic refusing to serve gay people because ‘homosexuality is wrong’ 38
2:06 PM — A Michigan business owner is refusing to serve gay customers - as he believes homosexuality is a sin.
Hillary Clinton: Supreme Court must rule same-sex marriage is a constitutional right 11
6:50 AM — Following years of evolution on the matter of same-sex marriage, Hillary Clinton now calls on the US Supreme Court to rule that equality in marriage is a constitutional right.