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Saturday 31 January 2015


28th January 2015   International News
The Mormon church is backing anti-discrimination laws for lgbt people in Utah, but calling for a balance to be struck via more protection for religious freedom. The Washington Post reports... Read more

26th January 2015   International News
The founder of a Russian lgbti youth group has been fined under the nation’s ‘gay propaganda’ law for creating a support website. Lena Klimova created online forum Children-404 for Russian-speaking... Read more

21st January 2015   International News
US President Barack Obama has specifically used the words “bisexual” and “transgender” in a State of the Union address for what's said to be the first time in the nation’s... Read more

20th January 2015   International News
There’s hope Sri Lanka’s new reformist government could make a repeal of the nation’s repressive anti-gay laws possible. Asia Pacific rights group Kaleidoscope Australia says the new Government under President... Read more

19th January 2015   International News
A senior Irish politician has gone public with his homosexuality, becoming the first openly gay government figure in the country's history. Health Minister Leo Varadkar, 36,  has come out ahead... Read more

18th January 2015   International News
Actor Stephen Fry is has married his partner, comedian Elliott Spencer. The couple had earlier applied for a marriage licence in Norfolk. Fry has thanked all the wellwishers on Twitter,... Read more

17th January 2015   International News
The US Supreme Court has announced it will hear arguments this year on whether same-sex couples across the country should be able to marry, and whether marriage equality bans should... Read more

16th January 2015   International News
A brave young lgbti rights campaigner from Barbados, where homosexuality is illegal, is to be honoured by The Queen. Donnya Piggott, 24, is one of the 60 young people from... Read more

16th January 2015   International News
The Imitation Game has been nominated for eight Oscars, including Best Picture, and Best Actor for Benedict Cumberbatch for his portrayal of gay genius Alan Turing. Keira Knightley is nominated... Read more

15th January 2015   International News
Family of a Colorado woman are furious after a church cancelled her funeral service 15 minutes before it was to start, because the church wouldn't show a tribute video where... Read more