18th March 2015
Japanese lawmakers to examine LGBT discrimination ahead of Tokyo Olympics 8
4:52 PM — Polticians have formed a multiparty group to look at LGBT rights before the 2020 Olympic Games.
Ring Your Granny campaign aims to mobilise elderly vote for Ireland’s marriage referendum 9
1:16 PM — Young people in Ireland are being urged to ring their grandparents - to encourage them to vote for same-sex marriage.
Comment: Swedish Eurovision star shouldn’t get nul points for his comments about gays 48
11:53 AM — Ronny Larsson, the editor of Swedish LGBT magazine QX, writes for PinkNews to defend Eurovision entrant Måns Zelmerlöw, who claimed gay sex was 'not natural'.
Dolce and Gabbana magazine director quits over gay parenting row 9
10:39 AM — Swide magazine editorial director Guiliano Federico quits over the fashion designers' controversial comments.
17th March 2015
Indonesian clerics issue fatwa against gays 69
5:53 PM — Clerics in Indonesia have called for the death penalty to be imposed on people who have gay sex.
Stefano Gabanna calls Sir Elton John ‘fascist’ and ‘ignorant’ 36
4:20 PM — Stefano Gabbana has hit back at Sir Elton John's over his boycott of Dolce and Gabbana.
Ghana: Lawyer calls for arrest of students in gay porn movies 16
10:47 AM — A lawyer in Ghana has called for the immediate arrest of students who take part in pornographic movies.
16th March 2015
Gabbana asked his friend to be a surrogate mother, before attacking ‘non-traditional’ families 20
7:56 PM — Fashion designer Gabbana once asked a female friend to carry a baby for him - before his current row criticizing 'non-traditional' families.
Piers Morgan on Dolce and Gabbana boycott: It’s just another word for bullying 90
7:23 PM — Piers Morgan has savaged the boycott of Dolce and Gabbana after the pair's dismissal of 'non-traditional' families - claiming that a boycott is "just another word for bullying".
Facebook cracks down on hate speech in new community guidelines 6
2:16 PM — Facebook has announced a new set of community guidelines, that reaffirms the ban on homophobic and transphobic hate speech on the social network.
Irish senator calls for ‘open debate’ on whether same-sex marriage would ban Mother’s Day 32
1:14 PM — An Irish senator has called for an "open debate" about same-sex marriage - after claiming Mother's Day could be banned if it becomes law.
Victoria Beckham, Courtney Love back Dolce & Gabbana boycott over ‘non-traditional’ families jibe 23
12:01 PM — Stars including Victoria Beckham, Courtney Love, and Michelle Visage have backed Elton John in boycotting Dolce & Gabbana - after disparaging comments about 'non-traditional' families.
Dolce and Gabbana: We never intended to judge ‘non-traditional’ families 64
9:49 AM — Fashion duo Dolce and Gabbana have clarified comments in which they caused widespread offence by speaking out against same-sex families.
15th March 2015
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7:44 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
Irish senator claims Mother’s Day will be banned if same-sex marriage becomes law 63
6:08 PM — An Irish senator has claimed that Mother's Day will be banned if the country passes same-sex marriage.
Sweden picks singer who claimed gay sex is ‘not natural’ for Eurovision 147
3:08 PM — Sweden has selected singer Måns Zelmerlöw to represent the country at Eurovision - despite previous controversial comments about gay sex.
Sir Elton John to boycott Dolce & Gabbana after ‘traditional family’ comments 47
11:40 AM — Sir Elton John has announced he will snub fashion house Dolce & Gabbana - after the founders spoke out against same-sex families
14th March 2015
This Conchita Wurst performance might not be what you expected 8
4:46 PM — This Conchita Wurst performance contains an extra twist.
Irish lesbian senator challenges opponent to debate on equal marriage 17
3:47 PM — Ireland's only out lesbian senator has challenged an opponent to a public debate, ahead of the country's referendum on same-sex marriage.
World’s first successful penis transplant completed after ‘botched circumcision’ 35
3:02 PM — Doctors in South Africa have carried out the world's first successful penis transplant.