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While the majority surveyed think they'll get married in their 30s, 3% of gay people would like to get married before the age of 20

Private Chinese companies and western firms leading on LGBTI workplace issues but state-owned enterprises still lagging, says organizer

Labour MP Ben Bradshaw urges the Church of England to be more clear on whether priests will be punished for marrying their same-sex partners

Archbishop of Genoa has responded to the Italian government's campaign to stamp out homophobia in schools after a series of high profile deaths and suicides

England and Wales is starting gay and lesbian weddings, but 67% of teachers don’t feel ready to talk to their students about it

Inquest hears 18-year-old Ben Cowburn was suffering from PTSD after his relationship with the gay celebrity

Ola Girls was cancelled days before tickets were to start selling. Organizers say the authorities are freezing out lesbian events in favor of gay men's parties

The New South Wales Upper House of Parliament has passed a bill that would stop murderers from seeking to have their charges downgraded by claiming their victim made a gay pass at them and it looks set to be passed by the Lower House as well

A Zimbabwe judge has cited his country’s disapproval of homosexuals in his decision to allow a man who stabbed another man he claimed sexually propositioned him to go free

Televangelist also says:  'In Jesus’ time if two men decided they wanted to cohabit together, they would have been stoned to death'

'It was never the intention of the Board to undermine our firm commitment to the authority of the Scripture'

Rick Snyder believes unions are 'legal and valid' but points to an appeals court stay of judge's ruling that struck down marriage ban

Defense tackles claims about fake identities. Doctor’s measurement of PR guru’s penis size captures imagination on Twitter

Kenyan National Assembly leader says gays should be dealt with like terrorists as he boasts of legal persecution so far

Anglican clergy are expressly banned, under church doctrine as well as in law, from marrying same-sex couples in a church

As England and Wales prepares for its first lesbian and gay weddings, educators are advising teachers what books to use to explain it all to children

Grief-stricken friends and family laid 21-year-old Jesus David Hernandez Otero to rest in Puerto Rico after his body was discovered on a local beach

RTE defends The Centre's trans character, who is described as 'King Kong in a thong', as being a positive LGBT role model

Scientists have discovered that some gay men are attracted to straight men, and would like to sleep with them in order to fulfil a 'fantasy'

A Virginia Baptist Christian school principal has written to the guardians of an 8-year-old girl asking them to send her to another school unless she is prepared to dress more feminine – citing the school’s policy on ‘alternative gender identity’

The 2014 World Congress of Families that was to see far-right anti-gay groups from around the world descend on Moscow has been cancelled due to tensions between the Russia and the Ukraine – with US and European sanctions cited as why it can’t go ahead

US Christian broadcaster Michael Brown has called for Christians to boycott World Vision after it announced it would hire gay Christian married staff - but says it would not be his fault if any children are hurt as a result

Pastor James David Manning is certain the suspect was 'motivated by pure and simple hate'

Says one infielder: 'There will be a couple of jerks. But the majority of people are going to be like, "So what?"'

Author warns of the 'hazards' of homosexual behavior and urges parents to protect their children

Back in 2008, Brendan Eich donated $1000 to support California's anti-gay marriage law Proposition 8

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg says 29 March 2014 will go down in history as the first gay couples in England and Wales marry for the first time

At least 17 gay people, with the majority of them being under the age of 25, have attempted to kill themselves over Uganda parliament introducing the anti-gay law

Jerry Mugandze, a Texas-based neurotherapist who uses color therapy to 'expel gay demons', is considering suing the makers of Channel 4's documentary Cure Me, I'm Gay