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Homosexuality was removed from China's official list of mental disorders in 2001

Australia’s Sydney Convicts gay rugby club has dominated the Bingham Cup world cup of gay rugby, winning the Bingham Cup after defeating the Brisbane Hustlers 31-0

The Zimbabwean president made the comment while visiting China but left without a single yuan in aid or soft loans

Marina Silva revises pro-gay government plan just one day after publication

Marina Silva revises pro-gay government plan just one day after publication

In a 2012 speech to a far right group, Page called US Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens a 'homosexual sodomite'

Hospital officials have no new information on Rivers condition; unconfirmed reports say the comic is on life support

Sam and the St. Louis Rams head coach are scheduled to talk today (31 August)

Britain's LGB campaigning charity could be about to finally welcome the T in their work

Stuart Hatton Jr, from the UK, was announced as Mr Gay World last night

Paul Ross, UK journalist and presenter, has admitted to a tabloid newspaper he cheated on his wife with a gay former teacher for one year

A lesbian kissing scene has been cut from the first episode of popular British TV series Doctor Who’s Asian broadcasts last weekend

Teen says he had come out last year, and he did not ambush his parents and then record their reactions

'Mike's got the ability to play some place'

If not selected by a team, the St. Louis Rams can put the rookie on its practice squad

'There's no way I could live with myself if I thought I was diminishing another human being's ability to reach their full capacity'

A UK lesbian was on holiday when her mother stole her passport and tried to 'cure her gayness', forcing her to flee and seek help

A group of gay couples gather around their computer screens to watch anti-gay marriage adverts for the first time, and are shocked and amused by what they see

A transgender refugee who tried and failed to gain asylum in several countries, has described New Zealand as a ‘paradise’ where her gender identity is accepted

A court in Rome has approved the step-child adoption of a girl by the female partner of her biological mother

A court in Rome has approved the step-child adoption of a girl by the female partner of her biological mother

Vincent Piket, head of the EU Office to Hong Kong and Macao, says opponents of LGBTI rights should not invoke any cultural, traditional or religious values to justify any form of discrimination, including discrimination against LGBTI persons

State Assembly passes bill prohibiting defendants from using panic defense to escape charges of murdering someone gay or transgender

A Scottish air steward has been jailed for one year for sexually assaulting a man when they were sharing a bed following a night out

Dad just calmly keeps eating his chicken while their mom has all kinds of questions and observations

Four-time Emmy winner had been largely focusing on Broadway stage since end of classic sitcom

I am shocked...shocked I tell you...to discover that the best that Stonewall has to offer at tomorrow’s grand trans jamboree breakfast is pastries! I mean, how’s a girl to engage with the big issues of the day on a diet of croissant and cafetiered coffee. Where’s the bacon? Where’s the eggs?

Where, I ask you, is the smoked fish?

Canadian singer-songwriter says he is not bothered about having a LGBTI following, saying 'gay men have terrible taste in music'