1st April 2015
Canada: Student appears at Human Rights Tribunal over Catholic school homophobia 8
2:48 PM — Christopher Karas says the school blocked his efforts to create a school society to support LGBT students.
Conchita Wurst: I’m not comfortable being called a gay icon 4
11:49 AM — Eurovision diva Conchita Wurst has said she doesn't feel deserving of the title 'gay icon'.
Tokyo district first to recognise same-sex partnerships 1
10:26 AM — Shibuya Ward is the first place in Japan to allow same-sex couples to register their partnerships.
31st March 2015
Dana International and Conchita Wurst make Eurovision history 3
11:52 PM — Ground-breaking Eurovision artists Dana International and Conchita Wurst have performed together for the first time.
Irish students’ union receives ‘sick’ anti-gay postcard 9
2:40 PM — Maynooth University students' union received the postcard that compares same-sex marriage supporters to paedophiles.
30th March 2015
Sacha Baron Cohen not returning to Freddie Mercury biopic 5
2:56 PM — Queen guitarist Brian May has said the band's manager made up a claim that Sacha Baron Cohen would return to a Freddie Mercury biopic.
29th March 2015
Jamaica’s Prime Minister claims to ‘respect’ the human rights of gay people 26
6:32 PM — The Prime Minister of Jamaica has claimed that her country "respects" the rights of gay people.
Irish guy asks his nan to vote for equal marriage, and her response moves him to tears 17
3:57 PM — A gay YouTuber was moved to tears when he has posted a video asking his grandmother to vote for same-sex marriage.
27th March 2015
Lib Dems pledge to extend same-sex marriage to cover UK and non-UK nationals living abroad 2
5:18 PM — The Lib Dems have pledged to extend same-sex marriage law to allow any UK national to marry a non-UK national same-sex partner at embassies.
David Cameron: I personally raised gay rights with Vladimir Putin 11
3:36 PM — David Cameron has said that he has personally raised Russia's poor record on gay rights with Vladimir Putin.
South Africa: Father granted surrogate maternity leave 1
1:20 PM — A court has granted full maternity leave to a father whose baby was delivered by surrogate.
26th March 2015
Singer Josh Groban: If I were gay I would have no problem saying it 8
7:14 PM — Addressing rumours around his sexuality which have lingered for years, singer Josh Groban has said he would have no problem coming out as gay, but he is not.
Alice Nkom: Preventing gay Cameroonians from accessing HIV care violates their human rights 2
7:03 PM — Cameroonian lawyer Alice Nkom says her country will never get on top of its HIV epidemic if it continues to prevent gay citizens from accessing healthcare through repressive laws.
25th March 2015
Six of the most read PinkNews stories about Grindr
6:33 PM — To celebrated the 6th birthday of gay lifestyle app Grindr, PinkNews brings you the six most read Grindr stories from the past six months.
Trial begins in US Marine Philippines trans murder case 3
4:48 PM — A US Marine who has been charged with the murder of a transgender woman in the Philippines has gone on trial.
HIV charity mourns loss of volunteer in Germanwings tragedy 2
3:13 PM — An Australian HIV and AIDS charity has expressed condolences to the family and friends of a volunteer who died in the Germanwings crash yesterday.
Turkish cartoonists fined for implying President is gay 7
1:03 PM — Two Turkish cartoonists have escaped jail for suggesting President Tayyip Erdogan is gay.
Australia: Hate mail posted to pro-same-sex marriage Senator 9
11:49 AM — The advisor to the New South Wales Senator posted anti-gay hate mail to her Facebook page.
JK Rowling responds amazingly to fan who question why Dumbledore is gay 45
10:20 AM — Harry Potter author JK Rowling has given an amazing response to a fan who questioned why she made the character Dumbledore gay.
24th March 2015
The UN just blocked an attempt to drop benefits for its gay staff 34
4:32 PM — The United Nations today blocked a Russian-sponsored resolution which would have done away with benefits soon to be given to its gay staff.