3rd March 2015
Bill Gates named world’s richest person with $79 billion fortune 10
1:39 PM — Microsoft founder Bill Gates has been named the richest man in the world for the sixteenth time by Forbes magazine.
MPs: LGBT asylum seekers face ‘bullying’ and ‘abuse’ in British detention centres 21
11:03 AM — A cross-party group of MPs and peers has criticised the treatment of LGBT asylum seekers detained in immigration detention centres across the UK.
2nd March 2015
Study shows no HIV transmissions between serodiscordant couples 9
7:08 PM — The interim results of a study into sero-discordant relationships has shown zero HIV transmissions between men in such couples.
1st March 2015
First lesbian kiss on South Korean TV sparks complaints 19
1:51 PM — A lesbian kiss on TV in South Korea has led to a number of complaints to the country's regulator.
28th February 2015
This crowd gathered to watch a gay man be executed 200
12:17 PM — WARNING: The content and imagery within this article is extremely disturbing.
27th February 2015
South Africa: ‘Gay cure’ camp leaders guilty of murder 21
3:05 PM — Two men who ran a camp linked to "gay conversions" have been found guilty of murder, child abuse and assault.
Russian police raid club owned by ‘lesbian selfie’ woman 15
11:39 AM — Russian police raided the lesbian nightclub Infinity, run by the woman who kissed her girlfriend in a viral photo.
26th February 2015
Australia: Anti-equal marriage PM would attend lesbian sister’s wedding 26
1:46 PM — Australian Prime Minister Toby Abbott would attend his lesbian sister's wedding, despite being against same-sex marriage.
Can’t say ‘lesbian’ with Nutella! 16
11:12 AM — A French Nutella marketing campaign has banned the word "lesbian".
Kazakhstan passes ‘gay propaganda’ draft bill 4
10:22 AM — The Senate of Kazakhstan has passed a draft bill outlawing promotion of "non-traditional sexual orientation".
Republic of Ireland: Lesbian couple beaten in homophobic attack 6
9:35 AM — Two women say they have been "inundated with messages of support" after being beaten unconscious in a homophobic attack.
25th February 2015
Kenya: Men charged for spreading ‘unnatural’ gay porn 4
4:22 PM — Two men have been arrested and charged with 'practising unnatural offenses' - for allegedly disseminating gay porn.
Catholic Bishop: ‘Gay people can marry… just not each other’ 37
3:31 PM — A Catholic Bishop from Ireland has said that there is nothing stopping gay people from getting married, as long as they don't marry each other.
Queensland government plans to reintroduce civil partnerships 5
1:53 PM — The Attorney General of the Australian state of Queensland has said she has been briefed on how to reintroduce civil partnerships.
Police investigating the death of young Somali trans woman in Canada
1:38 PM — Sumaya Ysl, a popular member of Toronto's LGBT community, was found dead on 22 February. Police are not treating her death as suspicious.
New Zealand: Banks and police stations vandalised by ‘pinkwashing’ activists 70
1:38 PM — Banks and police stations in New Zealand have been vandalised by queer activists - just days after a Pride-themed cash machine was targeted.
Edward Snowden: Gay marriage movement shows why governments shouldn’t have ‘perfect surveillance’ 47
1:07 PM — Whistleblower Edward Snowden has cited lobbyists for same-sex marriage as an example of why governments shouldn't have too much control over surveillance.
Journalist behind Cairo ‘gay bath house’ raid faces defamation charges 17
9:52 AM — A journalist who led a "sting" on 26 men she accused of "perversions" for attending what she said was a gay bath house in Cairo now faces court herself charged with defamation.
24th February 2015
Swiss legislative committee backs same-sex marriage 19
1:56 PM — A Swiss legislative committee has overwhelmingly recommended that the country extends marriage rights to same-sex couples.
Man who allegedly served in Auschwitz charged with 3,681 counts of accessory to murder 10
1:04 PM — A 94-year-old man who allegedly served in Auschwitz, now faces 3,681 counts of accessory to murder.