22nd April 2015
Labour’s Angela Eagle: Current asylum guidelines for LGBT people are ‘daft and ignorant’ 5
5:46 PM — PinkNews Exclusive. Labour's Shadow Leader of the House of Commons Angela Eagle has slammed Home Office guidelines for LGBT asylum seekers, branding them 'daft' and 'ignorant'.
This man cracked his penis open after injecting it with Vaseline 25
3:16 PM — A man was left unable to have sex, after injecting his penis with Vaseline.
Andreja Pejic just became the first out trans model to be profiled by Vogue 1
11:06 AM — Model Andreja Pejic has become the first out trans person to be profiled by Vogue magazine.
Presbyterian Church opposes same-sex marriage in Ireland 21
10:44 AM — The Presbyterian Church in Ireland has joined other religious groups in speaking out against same-sex marriage.
21st April 2015
IKEA Singapore refuses to cut ties with anti-gay pastor 15
6:05 PM — IKEA Singapore has refused to cut ties with an anti-gay pastor, after coming under fire for providing a discount to his Christian magic show.
Out gay diver Tom Daley poses at the Kremlin in Moscow 14
5:15 PM — Out gay Olympic diver Tom Daley has been praised for posting a photo of himself in front of the Kremlin in Moscow.
Mechanic who refused to serve gays revealed to be operating without a licence 68
3:29 PM — A mechanic who said he would never serve gay customers has been revealed to be operating without a business license.
Brain surgeon claims higher gay suicide rates are because of an ‘identity crisis’ 12
3:02 PM — A brain surgeon from Italy has claimed that a higher proportion of gay people kill themselves compared to the rest of the population because they suffer from an identity crisis.
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? 14
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.