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Kathleen Wynne brought her partner on stage to make her victory speech as she made history twice over by being female and openly gay

Reverend Colin Coward honoured for his work campaigning for LGBTI equality in the Church of England

More than 100 members of Congress have signed a letter urging the US to force Brunei to abandon its draconian laws that call for amputation for thieves, and the stoning of gays and adulterers – or not be allowed to participate in a 12-country trade pact talk

In emotional meeting, the 73 year old tearfully tells fellow wrestling legends he had a partner for 40 years

Leading surgeon leaves NHS, increasing gender surgery wait times. Even patients with complications after their operation face delays

NFL's first openly gay player will earn $2.65 million

The LGBTI community, straight supporters and celebrities enjoy the climax of Tel Aviv’s gay pride celebrations

Chooi Cheung attacked her lover and former employee with a knife, suspecting she was leaving the country with money she had lent her

The UK capital is to get its first rainbow pedestrian crossing and its cycle hire scheme is also getting an LGBTI Pride makeover

To mark gay pride in Tel Aviv, the British Embassy is flying the gay pride flag to show their support

The Nevada State Republican party has selected the first transgender Republican candidate to run against a Democrat in United States history

The largest Protestant church in the United States has passed a transphobic motion condemning people who undergo procedures to become the gender they feel is correct for them as it elects an anti-gay author its new president

The Dominican Republic’s national chief of police and defense minister have reiterated this week that the country will not allow gays and lesbians to serve in its police force or armed forces

'You do have many people in Wisconsin basically taking the law into their own hands and there can be legal repercussions for that'

'I think you’re trying to say I used to be opposed and now I’m in favor and I did it for political reasons, and that’s just flat wrong'

Says federal amendment banning same-sex marriage needed and plans to attend opposition march

'Whether or not you feel compelled to follow a particular lifestyle or not, you have the ability to decide not to do that'

A new report reveals the extent of youth homosexuality, straight sex outside marriage and sex work in Iran – and has an interesting ‘solution’

UK’s leading gay campaign organization to discuss how better to include trans issues after 25 years of being LGB only

It is now confirmed that the X Factor winner will no longer release any music under the Syco label

Former Secretary of State has revealed she has gotten into 'shouting matches' with Russian officials over gay rights

A 31-year-old was arrested in Kent on suspicion of an assault near the Lightbox club in Vauxhall – an area popular with gay clubbers

Alessandra Bernaroli, a banker, says she and her wife deserve to continue their happy marriage of nine years

Several thousand LGBTI advocates and allies signed a petition calling for him to be blocked from taking the petition, but the UN failed to listen

Jaiyah Saelua, from American Samoa, has spoken out about the importance of fighting against homophobia, transphobia and other forms of discrimination before the first big match

Diplomatic staff at the British Consulate for Hong Kong are reviewing a decision to not allow same-sex couples to marry there after it was revealed that the Spanish Consulate in Hong Kong is already marrying same-sex couples

The Jewish Anti-Defamation League says comments likening a Christian baker being ordered that he cannot discriminate against gay couples to Nazism and the Holocaust are ‘offensive and inappropriate’

A Moldovan Orthodox bishop has been fined after he called for LGBTIs to be banned from working in schools, restaurants and hospitals, claiming nearly all of them are infected with HIV

Ex-Westboro Baptist Church member Libby Phelps is forbidden from speaking to her family