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UK law as it currently stands, and if equal marriage is introduced, creates inequalities, injustices and mess for transgender couples but their voices are not being heard

The Italian city's council has passed a new local law allowing same-sex couples to decide their after-death destiny

Gay men celebrating wedding anniversary in Birmingham, England, claim restaurant worker hurled homophobic abuse and threatened to cut off their legs

A Japanese restaurant in London with French styling and décor, British retro pop on the piano and – most importantly – heavenly food

The Bishop of Durham Justin Welby, who opposes gay rights, is set to become the next Archbishop of Canterbury

'Gays are the new Jews' in Greece, claim campaigners amid escalating violence against the LGBT community in Athens

Campaigners accuse South Australian Police Commissioner Gary Burns of being 'out of touch' with the world as thousands sign petition against his command

Lesbians openly hold a wedding ceremony in Wuhu, Anhui province, China

New Zealanders plan gathering to show Prime Minister that ‘gay’ is not an insult

Gay rights group describes opposing legislators as ‘in the Stone Ages and oblivious to world trends’ 

'America is tired of discrimination, of exclusion, and of unthinking oppression'

Janice Daniels had denounced New York 'now that queers can get married there'

Josh Mandel defeated in Ohio by Democrat Sharrod Smith

Tweets photo from set Canadian series Bomb Girls

Says her Look Who's Talking co-star is the 'greatest love' of her life

A recent poll revealed out of thousands of gay Americans, 41% said they had donated money to political campaigns

Joey Anderson claims his steamy three-hour tryst with Joe Simpson wasn't the first time the pop star's father had slept with a man

London man of God frustrated by bureaucrats insisting on new fire exits before he can marry gay and lesbian couples, even though he can wed straights in the same church

AIDS Healthcare Foundation President Michael Weinstein said this was a massive victory for safer sex

Neil Patrick Harris, Cher, Ellen DeGeneres and Chaz Bono toast the US President's election victory

Gay singer-songwriter, who has impressed audiences with her self-penned tracks, will not return for show's UK tour

Dunfermline Sheriff court believes no 'reasonable person' would believe insult

The southern Italian region is home to wonderful cities and villages, stunning sea and a unique cuisine

The French cabinet has adopted a bill for marriage equality today which will be put to a parliamentary vote early next year

With four marriage equality battles won and the first lesbian to be elected in the US Senate, gay rights advocates are celebrating in America

Tributes pour in for grieving parents in Netherlands after their 20-year-old son kills himself over bullying

The first openly gay man to win the ninth series of the reality show proposed and kissed his boyfriend on live TV

Police have released CCTV images of two men they are searching for in connection with the beating of a 19-year-old student in Plymouth, England

The 18-year-old pop star is reportedly planning legal action against a sex toy company who made a doll using his likeness