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24th May 2015   International News
There’s hope Ireland’s momentous marriage equality vote will give Australia’s push some added momentum. The nation, which requires a referendum to change its constitution, has voted for marriage equality 62.1... Read more

24th May 2015   International News
Ireland has become the first country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage by popular vote. In the end, the referendum vote was 62.1 per cent Yes to 37.9 per... Read more

23rd May 2015   International News
The early indication is that voters have backed same-sex marriage in a history-making Irish referendum. Ireland's Equality Minister Aodhan O'Riordain told Reuters “I think it's won.” He adds: “I've seen... Read more

23rd May 2015   International News
The polls have closed in Ireland’s historic referendum on marriage equality. Polling stations have reported an “unusually high” turnout for the vote on whether the nation will legalise civil same-sex... Read more

21st May 2015   International News
A mother in India has placed newspaper ad looking for a husband for her gay son. “Seeking, 25-40, well-placed, animal-loving, vegetarian groom for my son (36, 5’11), who works with... Read more

20th May 2015   International News
The boards of the two groups which run the Outgames and the Gay Games have announced they are planning a joint global event for 2022. A contract dispute over the... Read more

19th May 2015   International News
Nigerian police have arrested 21 young men and accused them of being in a “gay cult”. Nigerian newspaper The Nation reports they were held in a police station last week.... Read more

18th May 2015   International News
More than 1,700 transgender people have been killed worldwide over the past seven years – and those are just the violent deaths which have been reported. The latest update from... Read more

18th May 2015   International News
Actress Cate Blanchett says a story stating she said she’d had sexual relationships with women was “judiciously edited for effect”. Last week Variety reported Blanchett said in an interview that... Read more

16th May 2015   International News
Luxembourg's Prime Minister has become just the second leader in the world to marry a same-sex partner. Xavier Bettel has wed architect Gauthier Destenay in a town hall ceremony. Bettel... Read more