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A cruising spot for gay men becomes the most dangerous lake in France when a love affair takes a sinister turn in French thriller Stranger By The Lake

Canadian Sochi Games gold medal winner Charline Labonte has come out in an article for OutSports in which she talks about what it was like to be a gay athlete in Russia

The star of stage and the screen was born today, 10 June, in Grand Rapids, Minnesota

Tony Abbott gets burned by an 11-year-old who cannot understand his reasons for refusing to give gay people equal rights

The Australian arm of global Portuguese style chicken restaurant chain Nandos has a funny new ad in which a mother is oblivious to the fact her interior designer son is gay when everybody else knows

Zac Efron makes BuzzFeed's list of non-tall fellows whose sexiness is not in doubt

The legendary gay pop artist’s steamiest works are under the hammer and there is just one day left to bid on them

To mark June as gay pride month, Google now shows a rainbow banner when users do a search for gay and LGBT-related terms

The City of Toronto has painted two rainbow LGBTI pride crossings on the road in its gay district to celebrate the city hosting WorldPride and unlike a similar crossing in Sydney they will be left on the road surface as a permanent reminder of the event

Says person serving him 'looked at me like I was the loneliest, most pathetic person on the planet'

Graduating students wanted to make a statement saying that they do not go to a homophobic school

YouTube has backed LGBTI equality for a second year in a row in June with a video and social media campaign and this year is concentrating on LGBTI participation in the world of sports

A gay couple enters into a Mexican eatery in Mississippi and you will not believe what happens next

The members of La Mirada, California’s New Heart Community Church have voted to keep their pastor who accepted his gay son and to not pass judgement on LGBTI people

Gay Star Trek actor performs the Disney song, urging the 'God Hates Fags' church to 'let it go'

British born Sydney Rabbitohs players Sam and Tom Burgess have become the latest sporting stars to back the Out on the Fields study into homophobia in the team sports arena

US trans activist and author Janet Mock has written an open letter of support to a trans teenager being held in prison without charges

Seven young LGBTI filmmakers in Cambodia, Thailand, China, Vietnam, Indonesia, Nepal and Singapore have been selected to produce a short story about their thoughts and experiences about being LGBTI where they live 

'If you call me ugly, you have only yourself to blame. I am beautiful in every way'

Hunky officer gives sly smile when told he's become something of a web celeb

Three French men in heels won the hearts of the British public with their dance performed to Scissor Sisters, Lady Gaga and Donna Summer

Danbury High student Nasir Fleming was cheered by his fellow students when he took out the title as Prom Queen at his school dance on Friday night – becoming the first ever male at the school to take the title

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet want to let these 'brave men and women step out of the tabloids'

‘I don’t mean straight in a heterophobic way! I just mean, you know, dumb and stupid’

‘Girls don’t even take their tops off on Tinder,’ one says, ‘that’s like frowned upon’

The longtime gay icon is still going strong as she closes in on 70

US-based British satirist makes LGBTI comedy gold again with item showing up Nintendo’s ban on lesbian and gay avatars

If you don’t want your dating profile hijacked, your virtual shopping trolley intercepted or your passwords copied then strong Internet security is what you need

Kristen Wiig, Andy Samberg, Fred Armisen, Bill Hader plus Paul Rudd and Maya Rudolph all pucker up