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France's National Assembly have voted for the 'Marriage for All' bill, granting equal marriage and adoption rights to same-sex couples

Officials today said there was 'no political will' for gay marriage after the bill passed the deadline for decision

'Yes, I'm aware I look like a dude,' Stephanie Figarelle says, adding she is so thankful to have a loving, supportive wife

Man admits to luring two women police officers to a house before killing them, a court hears

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have urged the Indian government to review legislation criminalizing same-sex relations

Michael Brown, who has said gays are to blame for LGBT teen suicide, has said it could be time to throw in the towel

Burkina Faso’s Catholic archbishop stated that gay marriage is an assault on the family and threatens Africa and the world with destruction

Terrence Higgins Trust launches online health and wellbeing advice for transgender community

David Cecil has been deported from Uganda, forcing him to leave his girlfriend and two children

First case of homophobic harassment at work filed at High Court in Singapore against department store Robinsons

Outgoing Defense Secretary Leon Panetta calls it 'a matter of fundamental equity'

New South Wales government is providing a reward for information that leads to discovering how American-born mathematician Scott Johnson died in Sydney 24 years ago

Legislation now heads to House where it is also expected to pass

Uganda's parliament may vote on 'Kill The Gays' bill as early as tomorrow, according to unconfirmed reports

The Conservative MP who was a minister in Margaret Thatcher's government in the 80s has defended voting no on marriage equality

Canada’s government has cut funding to an Evangelical group working in Uganda for promoting anti-gay views

After the Pope's resignation, LGBT activists in Italy and across the world are split on the future of the Roman Catholic Church

After Pope Benedict XVI's shock resignation due to his ill health, one of the top contenders for the post is Ghanaian Cardinal Peter Turkson

A 32-year-old man who had sex with his victims and stole their mobile phones and wallets is being given a unique ASBO

Pope Benedict, who has referred to gay people as a 'defection of human nature', is to resign this month due to ill health

New South Wales health minister Jillian Skinner launches campaign which she says can eliminate HIV in the state by 2020

Thai government seeks public opinion on draft same-sex civil union bill

Indian police arrest 30 gay party goers in Mumbai for dancing ‘indecently’

Chief Warrant Officer Charlie Morgan dies after a battle with cancer

Turkish military is set to adopt a ‘Don’t as Don’t tell’ policy

News report shows the Colorado State Patrol tolerated bigotry and homophobia

GetEQUAL will stage a demonstration outside the White House today to demand LGBT protections in the workplace

Conservative news network Fox News mistakingly used a photo of two brides kissing in an anti-equality, anti-feminist opinion piece