9th September 2014
Poll: Two thirds of Faroe Island residents support gay marriage
4:50 PM — A new poll has found that around two-thirds of residents of the Faroe Islands support same-sex marriage.
Human rights group: Gambian bill to jail gays is ‘devastating’ 7
3:19 PM — The director of a human rights organisation has slammed a Gambian bill which will make "aggravated homosexuality" punishable by life imprisonment, saying it will have a "devastating impact" on LGBT Gambians.
Gay immigration group: Home Office system still ‘extremely unfair’ for LGBT asylum seekers 7
2:04 PM — “There has been progress” in improving the way LGBT asylum cases are handled, but the system is still “extremely unfair”, the head of a leading campaign organisation says.
Finland: Tom of Finland stamps are best selling ever 10
9:55 AM — A range of Tom of Finland stamps has launched in Finland to commemorate the “proud homoeroticism” of the influential gay artist, and has been the best selling in the country's history.
Gambia: Bill passed to allow life imprisonment for gays 44
8:47 AM — A Gambian politician has said the country is soon to adopt a law which allows life imprisonment for those found guilty of crimes linked to being gay.
8th September 2014
Radio host: Smithsonian is ‘museum of unnatural history’ for displaying Will & Grace props 8
7:18 PM — A radio host has claimed that the Smithsonian has become a museum of "unnatural history" for stocking props from Will & Grace.
British diplomat marries same-sex partner in Beijing
4:11 PM — A British diplomat has married his same-sex partner in Beijing.
Neil Patrick Harris marries partner in Italy 13
3:09 PM — Neil Patrick Harris has married his long-term partner David Burtka.
Israel: Woman granted divorce 14 years after husband cheated on her with a man
1:30 PM — An Israeli woman has finally been granted a divorce from her husband - 14 years after he cheated on her with a man.
Founder of anti-gay Chick-fil-A restaurant chain dies 30
11:42 AM — The founder of the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain - which donates money to anti-gay groups - has died.
Thomas Hitzlsperger: Coming out as a gay footballer is ‘impossible’ 4
10:30 AM — Ex-premiership footballer Thomas Hitzlsperger says it would have been "impossible" to come out as gay during his career.
India: Bestselling author calls colonial anti-gay law ‘our collective sin’ 9
10:07 AM — Bestselling Indian author Chetan Bhagat has spoken about India's anti-gay law to say that it contradicts the country's culture, calling it a "relic of an unscientific, Victorian past."
7th September 2014
Chicago named world’s top travel destination for closeted men 4
7:26 PM — Chicago is the top travel destination for men who are in the closet, a survey has found.
Watch: Homophobe lost for words when interviewer brings up anti-gay tweets 94
5:12 PM — A Toronto school trustee who claimed that Pride is a "freak show" and that "homosexism" is ruining Canada has refused to answer any questions about his statements in a bizarre interview.
Croatia: First same-sex couple enter civil partnership 4
2:12 PM — A same-sex couple have become the first to enter into a civil partnership in Croatia.
Egypt: Men arrested over ‘same-sex wedding’ video 13
1:31 PM — A number of men have been arrested in Egypt, after appearing in a video showing an unofficial same-sex wedding ceremony.
Tennis legend Martina Navratilova proposes to girlfriend at US Open 1
11:47 AM — Tennis champion Martina Navratilova has proposed to her long-term partner during a game at the US Open.
6th September 2014
JK Rowling hits back at homophobic Harry Potter jibe 22
2:50 PM — JK Rowling has hit back at a Harry Potter fan who is still upset that Albus Dumbledore is gay.
Grindr disables location data over security loophole 1
1:10 PM — Hookup app Grindr has disabled the use of location data in some countries, over worries that users could be tracked down.
Las Vegas star impersonator: I am devastated by Joan Rivers’ passing 2
12:04 PM — Drag artist Frank Marino, who has performed as Joan Rivers for over 30 years, says he is devastated by her passing.