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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

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

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

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

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

'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 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

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

Family relationship settings can now be changed so, if one of your relatives is gender neutral, you can realistically describe them in that way

TV watchdog believes complaints made over the British science fiction series does not 'warrant investigation'

Greek lawmaker has reacted to a gay politician's engagement by saying it will lead to the end of Europe

All but one Australian Government lawmakers have pulled out of attending the anti-gay, anti-abortion World Congress of Families conference scheduled for tomorrow in Melbourne after the event struggled to find a venue over its controversial views

Prepare to have your faith in humanity renewed as generous, loving people rally around a 20-year-old who thought he lost everything

American born opera singer Valerian Ruminski has been sacked by Ottawa’s Opera Lyra company after he took a photo of a gay man on public transport and then mocked him on Facebook

They file official request for high court review a day after plaintiffs in Virginia case do the same

Frank Bernard quit job as a manager with third largest pizza chain in US when it refused to cover his husband of six years

Judge said while the attack was 'vile and vicious', the attack was not motivated by homophobia

Group hopes to pressure Supreme Court to reject gay marriage when cases are appealed in October

This family will not listen as they kick their 20-year-old son out, hit him, and disown him

24-year-old sailor Mauricio Ruiz has come out as gay on national television in front of a television conference and says he has the full support of his superiors

A new poll by the Gallup research group has found that people in the Netherlands think their country is the friendliest to gays and lesbians but Pakistanis and Senegalese people thought their countries were the most hostile

700 Club host and pastor Pat Robertson has told a viewer her gay teen step son needs a strong man in his life to stop his boy-crushes