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Turkey urged to drop case against LGBT activists charged over Pride march

Human rights organisations defend group of 19 due to stand trial for ‘demanding their rights to dignity and equality’Human rights organisations have ...

Turkey urged to drop case against LGBT activists charged over Pride march

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Florida residents urged to kill iguanas ‘whenever possible’ Non-native species has begun to flourish in state’s warm climate and is causing damageNon-native iguanas are multiplying so rapidly in south Florida ...
11:00, 2019-07-04

School LGBT teaching row: Gay, Muslim and Parkfield They say books aimed at teaching kids about characteristics protected in the Equality Act – stories some parents have protested – would have helped t...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Catholic nuns urged to speak out about sex abuse VATICAN CITY — The umbrella group of Catholic nuns is urging religious sisters around the world to speak out about sexual abuse by priests and other ...
19:36, 2019-05-24

Birmingham school LGBT protests 'probably harassment' A High Court trial being held next month will decide if protests can be held outside the school....
18:04, 2019-06-10

British lawmakers urged to take a lesson from Liverpool LONDON (AP) — In a display of political opportunism, British Prime Minister Theresa May has urged lawmakers to take a lesson from Liverpool’s e...
16:12, 2019-05-08

Backyard gardeners in Peterborough urged not to plant just yet Gardening experts warn it might be the first week of June before it's safe to plant flowers or shrubs....
15:12, 2019-05-14

LGBT awards: Stephen Fry given lifetime honour Stephen Fry and Little Mix among the celebrities honoured for supporting the LGBT community....
10:20, 2019-05-18

Tourists urged not to strain Greek donkeys Despite a ban on "overweight" tourists, cruise passengers are being asked not to use donkeys to climb the steep slopes on the Greek island of Santori...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Be polite when you stop and search, Met officers are urged A senior police adviser teaching officers to conduct "polite" stop and searches has said the controversial tactic cannot stop London's blade epidemic...
13:28, 2019-06-24

Facebook and Google urged to ban political ads before UK election Letter calls for suspension until after vote due to lack of time to reform online advertising rulesGeneral election news – live updatesThe UK does no...
16:00, 2019-11-04

Bahrain urged to halt imminent execution of two men UN official issues last-minute appeal amid reports pair may be executed in next 24 hoursA last-minute appeal to stop the imminent execution of two me...
22:48, 2019-07-26

Attacks on LGBT+ people increase in Germany The Interior Ministry has said there has been a surge in anti-LGBT+-related crime in recent years. Political figures insist more action needs to be t...
19:32, 2019-09-26

Prince Andrew urged to tell all he knows about Jeffrey Epstein Lawyer for abuse victim asks prince to support investigation into late financier’s crimesPrince Andrew should give sworn testimony on “everything he ...
20:28, 2019-08-19

Russian LGBT+ activist killed in St. Petersburg Yelena Grigoryeva, a prominent local campaigner for LGBT+ rights, was found fatally stabbed in St. Petersburg. Fellow campaigners said she regularly ...
18:04, 2019-07-23

Birmingham LGBT row: 'Homophobic protests must stop' West Midlands mayor Andy Street says he is in "disbelief" at material distributed by protesters....
14:16, 2019-06-07

'Ask about sexual orientation to improve LGBT inequalities' Hospitals and care homes should be fined if they do not ask about sexual orientation, MPs say....
02:12, 2019-10-22

Scotland urged to invest in nuclear to hit climate goals Massive increase in low-carbon energy needed to hit goal of net zero by 2045, inquiry saysScotland should consider new nuclear power stations, invest...
17:20, 2019-06-17

Judges urged to back MPs' recall if they rule against prorogation Final arguments at supreme court raise question of who has power to bring parliament backParliament should be allowed to reassemble next week, the su...
21:16, 2019-09-19

Japanese urged not to see rare fish as omen of earthquakes Theory linking seismic activity and appearance of rare oarfish fails to hold waterPeople in Japan hoping to predict the next big earthquake should ig...
03:20, 2019-08-15

N.L. government urged to reassess aquaculture expansion after salmon die-off Northern Harvest Sea Farms, owned by the Norwegian company Mowi, plans to expand a salmon hatchery in Stephenville, in western Newfoundland....
18:20, 2019-10-17

Birmingham LGBT school row: MP Roger Godsiff given warning Labour MP Roger Godsiff is reprimanded after voicing support for parents opposed to LGBT teaching....
15:32, 2019-06-14

50 years after Stonewall, LGBT rights are a work in progress NEW YORK (AP) — They didn’t set out to change history; they weren’t the first LGBT Americans to mobilize against bias. Yet the June 1969 ...
12:04, 2019-06-17

St Petersburg murder victim was 'well-known LGBT rights activist' Yelena Grigoryeva received threats before she was stabbed to death, say campaignersRussian campaigners have said that a woman found murdered with mul...
04:52, 2019-07-23

LGBT groups slam opening of first Chick-fil-A restaurant in UK A controversial chicken sandwich chain which detractors say has a "long history of donating to anti-LGBT organisations" has opened its first branch i...
20:56, 2019-10-15

Endgame's gay moment: Why Marvel's next move may be an LGBT adventure Marvel's been praised for its diversity in the past - but some say there's still work to be done....
02:32, 2019-05-05

TikTok's local moderation guidelines ban pro-LGBT content Chinese-owned social media app bans such content even in countries where homosexuality has never been illegalTikTok’s efforts to provide locally-sens...
16:00, 2019-09-26

Birmingham LGBT lessons row: 'Children worried about protests' Pupils have been concerned about protests against LGBT lessons in Birmingham, school staff and governors say....
00:16, 2019-06-14

Teaching guidance on LGBT relationships too unclear, say heads Head teachers demand better support for schools facing protests over lessons on same-sex marriage....
19:48, 2019-05-04

Germans urged to wear Jewish yarmulke in solidarity Anti-Semitism Commissioner Felix Klein has called on Germans to don the yarmulke skullcap worn by Jewish men ahead of an anti-Israel protest. The Cen...
06:04, 2019-05-28

Social media urged to suspend political advertising Lawmakers hear of "dire consequences" if online political advertising is not properly regulated....
14:04, 2019-11-08

'Cluck off': UK's only Chick-fil-A outlet to shut in LGBT rights row Reading branch of US chain to close after protests over stance on same-sex relationshipsA US fast food chain is to close its first branch in the UK a...
14:40, 2019-10-21

Taylor Swift hits out at Trump over LGBT rights Pop star Taylor Swift hit out at Donald Trump as she urged people to support a law to protect LGBT people in America....
10:52, 2019-06-01

FTC urged by child advocates to investigate Amazon’s Alexa Consumer advocates say the kids’ version of Amazon’s Alexa won’t forget what children tell it, even after parents try to delete the...
08:24, 2019-05-09

LGBT teaching row: Government 'too slow' to tackle protests Sara Khan, hired by the government to tackle extremism, says teachers should have had more support....
09:20, 2019-07-15

Roy Moore says he ‘scares the hell’ out of DC establishment, liberals and LGBT Well, there’s at least one person who thinks Roy Moore can win the 2020 US Senate seat in Alabama — and that’s Roy Moore. “Ev...
02:12, 2019-05-30

EU urged to open more doors to Albania, North Macedonia The European Commission has implored EU nations to start membership talks with Albania and North Macedonia. But while the two countries may have take...
19:20, 2019-05-29

‘Chick-fil-A’ bill reignites LGBT opposition in Texas AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signaled he’ll sign a contentious measure that Republicans call a defense of Chick-fil-A and re...
22:56, 2019-05-21

LGBT TV characters at all-time high with women outnumbering men Glaad’s annual report has found that LGBT women now outnumber LGBT men for the first time on broadcast and cable televisionLGBT characters on the sma...
18:04, 2019-11-07

Prosecutor responds to detective supporting LGBT executions KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee district attorney is reviewing all pending cases investigated by a detective who has said the government should e...
19:12, 2019-06-13

Canada urged to take international action on Rohingya genocide Thirty-four senators and more than 100 human-rights organizations and advocates sent a joint letter to Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland thi...
00:44, 2019-06-28

Tunisian LGBT rights advocate 'sticking with' bid for presidency Gay rights activist Mounir Baatour wants to become president in Tunisia — and is putting the fight for LGBT rights at the center of his election camp...
20:40, 2019-07-07

This Dhanteras, Women Are Being Urged To Pick Iron Over Gold. Here's Why Project Streedhan is an initiative that is urging women to invest in something other than gold on Dhanteras - they want women to invest in iron....
10:08, 2019-10-21

Trudeau urged to make assisted dying less restrictive Dying with Dignity Canada is urging Trudeau to have his next justice minister give priority to amending the law and go further than the ruling demand...
21:36, 2019-11-18

Understanding of LGBT realities ‘non-existent’ in most countries, says UN expert Policymakers in most parts of the world are taking decisions in the dark when it comes to sexual orientation and gender identity, an independent UN h...
23:40, 2019-06-12

German health insurers urged to end homeopathy refunds The head of the main doctors' association and the SPD's health specialist have called for an end to refunds for homeopathy treatments in Germany. The...
11:52, 2019-07-11

Some in Tulsa urged to leave home because of flooding risks TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma officials are urging residents to prepare to evacuate some Tulsa neighborhoods that are near stressed, old levees along ...
19:24, 2019-05-25

Russia arrests suspect in killing of LGBT+ activist Russian police claim "personal" reasons rather than hate was behind the murder of LGBT+ activist Yelena Grigoryeva in Saint Petersburg last weekend. ...
21:12, 2019-07-25

Mormon church to allow children of LGBT couples to be baptized The Mormon church will allow the children of lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender parents to be baptized, but will not sanction same-sex marriage, i...
10:42, 2019-04-09

DC Catholic school will acknowledge LGBT alumnae couples WASHINGTON (AP) — A 220-year-old Catholic girls’ school in Washington, D.C., will now allow news about same-sex unions in its alumnae magazine....
13:20, 2019-05-14

Watch: Lil Nas X hopes his coming out reassures LGBT fans Lil Nas X discussed his decision to come out as gay and performed "Panini" on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."...
18:48, 2019-09-23

Donald Trump Jr. says president urged him to tone it down — on Twitter Donald Trump Jr. said Tuesday that he’d been cautioned that his Twitter posts were “getting a little hot” — by the tweeter-in-chief himself, Presiden...
20:48, 2019-11-05

Brussels commuters urged to hitchhike to work to cut congestion Local government backs new app connecting drivers who have spare seats with workersThe act of thumbing a lift has been in and out of favour over the ...
15:32, 2019-09-27

LGBT teaching row: DfE 'pressured school' to halt lessons The Department for Education wanted protests out of the media, a school's chief executive says....
12:32, 2019-07-26

Birmingham LGBT school row: Protests 'won't stop lessons' Protesters vow to carry on opposing the teaching of LGBT issues to primary school children....
18:24, 2019-05-24

Government urged to set up $1bn fund to help farmers protect the environment Long-awaited review says government should consider farming interests before listing threatened speciesThe environment minister should consider farmi...
09:56, 2019-06-27

Gay librarian's suicide in Myanmar outrages LGBT+ community A gay librarian who was bullied by his colleagues in Yangon posted a final message on Facebook before taking his own life. In his final words, Kyaw Z...
18:44, 2019-06-27

Catholic nuns urged to speak out about, confront sex abuse VATICAN CITY (AP) — The umbrella group of Catholic nuns is urging religious sisters around the world to speak out about sexual abuse by priests and o...
13:36, 2019-05-24

Republican who blamed shootings on gay marriage urged to resign Ohio state representative’s screed against cannabis and liberal ‘snowflakes’ goes too far even for her own partyA Republican state representative in ...
21:40, 2019-08-06

UK urged to take lead on biodiversity as UN issues urgent warning Ministers announce report on economic case for biodiversity, but activists insist actions, not studies, are neededThe British government has commissi...
15:44, 2019-05-06

Theresa May urged to quit TODAY as MPs return to Westminster THERESA MAY has been urged to resign today as MPs return from their Easter hols for a day of crunch meetings in Westminster....
12:50, 2019-05-01

LGBT lessons: Schools told they can choose what to teach But heads should consult parents and lessons should be "age appropriate", the education secretary says....
21:04, 2019-04-11

All Germans urged to wear kippah in protest against antisemitism Call for solidarity follows warning that Jews wearing cap face abuse and attacksGermans of all faiths and none are being urged to wear kippah skullca...
12:12, 2019-05-31

Surviving 'conversion therapy' for LGBT+ people in Germany An estimated 1,000 queer-identified people in Germany undergo "conversion therapy" every year. But the practice may soon be banned. During LGBTQ Prid...
10:04, 2019-07-29

BBC urged to reconsider Naga Munchetty complaint decision Writer Afua Hirsch helps organise an open letter about the BBC's ruling against the Breakfast host....
11:36, 2019-09-27

Trump administration wants to reverse Obama-era LGBT protections Team Trump proposed revoking Obama-era anti-discrimination protections for transgender people in health care on Friday — a move LGBT groups fear will...
23:12, 2019-05-24

AP-NORC poll: Still some extra hurdles for LGBT candidates NEW YORK (AP) — A sizable number of U.S. voters say they’d have some hesitancy about supporting an LGBT candidate for president. An Associated ...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Officer gets typhoid fever; LA urged to clean homeless camps LOS ANGELES (AP) — The union for Los Angeles police officers is demanding the city clean up homeless encampments after a detective was diagnosed with...
22:28, 2019-05-30

Nick Foles’ wife urged him to return to Jaguars after miscarriage JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Nick Foles walked off the practice field, paused briefly to take off his jersey and started sprinted to the locker room. He want...
00:00, 2019-06-01

'Own up to reality': 2020 Democrats urged to confront US racial divide As the NAACP gathered in Detroit, leaders warned presidential hopefuls not to shy away as Trump fans the flamesIn August 2016, Donald Trump stood bef...
08:48, 2019-07-28

Kashmir pilgrims urged to leave area at once after explosives found Tensions rise in Indian-administered region following intelligence warning of attacks Tourists and Hindu pilgrims visiting a Himalayan cave shrine in...
17:32, 2019-08-02

France's Macron urged to take action in Cameroon Anglophone crisis A group of scholars and human rights advocates has used the launch of the Paris Peace Forum to pressure President Macron to use France's "considerabl...
18:48, 2019-11-12

Contaminated blood inquiry: Welsh Government urged to take lead A lawyer representing victims of the contaminated blood scandal urges ministers to help them....
10:16, 2019-07-23

'LGBT' sandwich causes controversy: 'Using an entire community for publicity and profit' In celebration of Pride festivities in the U.K., Marks and Spencer recently began offering its “LGBT” sandwich — a guacamole-inclusive twist on a BLT...
16:20, 2019-05-06

Dutch urged to cut speed limits to reduce nitrogen emissions Johan Remkes, who led the advisory commission, says the Dutch government has to make some tough choices to reduce emissions....
21:40, 2019-09-25

Walmart Retaliates Against Worker Who Urged Employee Walkout Over Gun Sales Following a pair of deadly mass shootings over the weekend, including one at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, a Walmart e-commerce category specialist, T...
03:08, 2019-08-07

Jordan urged to stop imprisoning women for defying the wishes of men Amnesty calls for end to detentions under male ‘guardianship’ systemAmnesty International has called on Jordan to end what it has described as an abu...
10:52, 2019-10-24

LGBT pioneers Sylvia Rivera, Marsha P. Johnson to be honored NEW YORK (AP) — Two pioneering advocates for gay and transgender rights will be celebrated with a public monument in New York City. City officials ar...
03:36, 2019-05-30

Leonardo DiCaprio urged to cut support for India river project A coalition of Indian environmental groups has urged Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio to withdraw his support for a contentious river rejuvenati...
18:56, 2019-09-26

GoFundMe removes anti-LGBT lessons campaign page Move comes after Humanists UK pointed out that page contravened crowdfunding website’s termsThe crowdfunding website GoFundMe has taken down a page l...
13:12, 2019-09-10

BBC urged to reform complaints policy amid Naga Munchetty row Handling of viewer feedback revives concerns over treatment of BAME staffThe BBC is facing growing calls to reform its complaints system and ensure t...
21:56, 2019-10-01

"Leave now": Australians urged to evacuate as "catastrophic" fires loom Authorities declared a state of emergency across a broad swath of Australia's east coast on Monday, urging residents in high risk areas to evacuate a...
06:44, 2019-11-11

Turner Prize ends sponsorship deal over LGBT rights row The Turner Prize has ended a sponsorship deal just a day after it was announced following an LGBT rights row....
11:56, 2019-05-03

'Leave now': Australians urged to evacuate as 'catastrophic' fires loom Authorities declared a state of emergency across a broad swath of Australia's east coast on Monday, urging residents in high risk areas to evacuate a...
07:32, 2019-11-11

Britons urged to help record influx of painted lady butterflies High numbers have reached UK in past six weeks and many of their offspring will emerge during Big Butterfly CountWildlife lovers are being urged to h...
08:24, 2019-07-19

Anti-LGBT rhetoric stokes tensions in eastern Europe Politicians and church leaders are stirring homophobia to rally bases and provoke fear among votersIn a recent survey, Poles were asked to identify w...
06:20, 2019-10-25

Leonardo DiCaprio urged to end support for Indian river project Charities warn actor that Cauvery tree-planting scheme could harm endangered waterway and its environs Leonardo DiCaprio has been urged to withdraw s...
08:08, 2019-09-26

Trump urged to move agencies out of DC, reward struggling communities President Trump is being encouraged to take a major step to “drain the swamp” by relocating federal agencies outside the Beltway to struggling commun...
15:36, 2019-05-06

Countries urged to make ‘digital world’ safer for children Rising Internet connectivity has the potential to transform children’s lives for the better, but also makes them vulnerable to sexual abuse, online h...
00:28, 2019-10-02

Pro-LGBT Coca-Cola ads spark boycott calls in Hungary Campaign relating to Sziget Festival criticised by senior member of ruling party FideszAdvertisements by Coca-Cola relating to a popular music festiv...
17:44, 2019-08-05

Pastor condemns Catholic school’s recognition of LGBT unions WASHINGTON (AP) — A Catholic girls school in Washington, D.C., says it’s getting overwhelmingly positive responses to its decision to include s...
14:56, 2019-05-29

Daily HIV prevention pill urged for healthy people at risk WASHINGTON (AP) — New recommendations urge doctors to prescribe a daily prevention pill to people at high risk of HIV infection. Studies show Truvada...
17:24, 2019-06-11

'Cowboys can be gay too': visiting the bars where LGBT Americans can live their truth Fifty years after Stonewall, and with Trump trying to roll back LGBTQ rights, Dominic Rushe visits three gay bars in different states – and finds the...
07:20, 2019-06-25

Greater Manchester scheme aims to end older LGBT inequality A project backed by Sir Ian McKellen aims to promote inclusivity for older LGBT people in Greater Manchester....
16:04, 2019-06-06

New Brunswickers urged to plan ahead during Storm Preparedness Week NB Power has partnered with the province in naming this week Storm Preparedness Week, encouraging residents to have a plan and put together an emerge...
00:20, 2019-11-05

G20 leaders urged to denounce Japan's 'cruel assault' on whales Environmentalists from around the world urged global leaders at the G20 summit on Friday not to "turn a blind eye" to what they called a "cruel assau...
02:16, 2019-06-28

Elton John accuses Putin of 'hypocrisy' over LGBT rights Sir Elton John has accused Vladimir Putin of "hypocrisy" after the Russian leader said his country has "no problem" with LGBT people. ...
04:44, 2019-06-29

Liu Yifei: Mulan boycott urged after star backs HK police Actress Liu Yifei reposted a comment supporting Hong Kong's police on social media platform Weibo....
21:08, 2019-08-16

K-pop singer Sunmi voices LGBT support in Amsterdam show Singer Sunmi voiced her support for LGBT rights in an Amsterstam concert -- a rarity from a K-pop performer....
22:40, 2019-06-05

Putin says Elton John is 'mistaken' over Russian LGBT rights Vladimir Putin has responded to criticism from Sir Elton John on the Russian leader's attitude to LGBT rights by saying the singer is mistaken....
17:32, 2019-06-29

France reports rise in anti-LGBT attacks, other infractions PARIS (AP) — France is seeing a rise in reported attacks and other abuse targeting members of the LGBT community. The French Interior Ministry said i...
13:00, 2019-05-14

LGBT prisoners at Buchenwald remembered at Nazi camp site BERLIN — A ceremony has been held at the former site of Germany’s Buchenwald concentration camp to remember people imprisoned there because they were...
23:20, 2019-06-24

Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dies at 48 NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A colleague and friend of Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina says he has died at age 48. Tom Maliti, the chairman of the Kwani T...
10:48, 2019-05-22

Brexit: Johnson urged to win over ERG by confirming no deal still possible – live news Prime minister has said he is ‘very confident’ deal will be approved in historic Commons vote on Saturday Brexit extension unavoidable if MPs reject ...
17:12, 2019-10-18

Detective calls for execution of LGBT people in church sermon A Tennessee sheriff’s detective gave a church sermon calling for the government to arrest and “speedily” execute LGBT people. The K...
23:24, 2019-06-13

Vatican rejects gender change to alarm of LGBT Catholics VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican has issued a document rejecting the idea that people can choose or change their genders. The document issued Monday &...
15:52, 2019-06-10

Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dead at 48 NAIROBI, Kenya — One of Africa’s best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend s...
03:16, 2019-05-23

Queer icon Holland aims to bring more LGBT representation to K-pop Holland, aka Go Tae-seob, made history by declaring himself the first openly gay K-pop idol....
10:28, 2019-08-29

Nicholas Sparks sorry for 'appearing intolerant' of LGBT pupils at his school After leaks showed him banning an LGBT club at the Christian school he co-founded, the novelist apologises for any hurt causedRomance novelist Nichol...
15:08, 2019-06-18

LGBT teaching row: Ministers accused of 'radio silence' over protests Dame Louise Casey says the government has put protests in Birmingham in the "all-too-difficult box"....
07:48, 2019-09-20

European Commission urged to develop regulations for Hyperloop projects Hyperloop Transportation Technologies presented European officials with a framework to jumpstart creation of deployment rules for the mobility system...
17:08, 2019-05-23

Beyonce fans urged not to 'spew hate' over viral video Beyonce's publicist has called for her fans not to "spew hate in her name" after a viral video forced a woman to quit Instagram....
19:04, 2019-06-07

LGBT teaching row: Schools minister rejects 'silence' claim Schools minister Nick Gibb denies Dame Louise Casey's accusation of inaction over protests....
13:04, 2019-09-20

Chancellor urged to double funding to tackle climate crisis Charities write to Sajid Javid requesting increase of spending from £17bn to £42bn over next three yearsBritain’s biggest environmental groups have w...
13:08, 2019-09-02

Polish court backs citizenship for LGBT couple’s child WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A court in Poland has upheld the groundbreaking registration of a child raised by a same-sex couple. The decision by the Provin...
16:36, 2019-06-05

Alun Cairns urged to stand down as Tory election candidate Boris Johnson pressed to drop Cairns after he quit as Welsh secretary over rape trial claimsLatest election news – live updatesBoris Johnson is facin...
16:32, 2019-11-06

City urged to attach 'climate risk' reports to pensions MPs want mandatory climate reporting within three years to avoid risk to investmentsBritain’s biggest companies, investors and pension funds must com...
07:44, 2019-08-12

Poland: Furor over 'rainbow madonna' LGBT activist arrest An activist appropriated an icon of the Virgin Mary's halo with the LGBT rainbow colors — and is now facing charges. Her protest against the Catholic...
23:04, 2019-05-10

Supreme Court to consider whether LGBT workers are protected by civil rights law The Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in two of the term’s most closely watched cases over whether federal civil rights law protects LGBT people...
16:56, 2019-10-08

Facebook urged to pause Libra crypto-currency project A US lawmaker asks Facebook to wait before launching its digital currency, hours after it was announced....
14:04, 2019-06-19

De Blasio says he’d restore benefits to discharged LGBT military vets Mayor Bill de Blasio jumped on the bandwagon Sunday in announcing that if elected president, he would restore benefits to dishonorably discharged LGB...
01:04, 2019-07-01

Taiwan's marriage law brings frustration and hope for LGBT China Public acceptance is improving, but in some cases Chinese authorities are moving in the other directionIt was a landmark moment for LGBT rights. When...
06:52, 2019-07-05

NRL players urged to follow Latrell Mitchell's lead on racism Roosters player calls out abuse on social mediaTeammates ‘proud’ of Mitchell’s response to slurSydney Roosters skipper Boyd Cordner has called on oth...
10:20, 2019-08-13

K-Pop Star Sunmi Describes Herself as "LGBT" in Viral Concert Moment Sunmi is opening up to her fans about her life and the "different sides" of herself. While performing at the Q-Factory on Tuesday, June 4, in Amster...
01:32, 2019-06-05

Serbia, Kosovo urged to ease tensions by NATO countries Germany, France, Italy, Britain and the United States are seeking compromise over tensions between Serbia and Kosovo. Both are seeking EU accession....
18:56, 2019-08-13

Birmingham LGBT teaching protester criticises 'imam's' claims The "imam from Batley" took part in a Birmingham protest despite not being invited, a court is told....
19:04, 2019-10-16

DR Congo political leaders urged to support ‘winds of change’ Recent positive trends could help transform the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) into a stable country, the head of the UN operation there told...
20:20, 2019-10-09

North Korea urged by swim worlds organizers to send a team GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — With North Korea so far declining to send a team, organizers of the aquatics world championships in South Korea in July a...
11:36, 2019-05-23

Move over, Disney! Meet the woman leading the LGBT cartoon revolution A gay-eity in the geek world, Rebecca Sugar is shaking up animation with a gender-neutral hero, an army of non-binary women – and the first lesbian w...
16:24, 2019-10-01

Cracker Barrel bars church event over LGBT execution remarks KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Cracker Barrel says it won’t host an event by a Tennessee church whose pastor was a detective who preached that the gov...
18:24, 2019-06-19

LGBT teaching row: Government issues advice on handling school protests The leaked document advises councils on handling disruption over the teaching of LGBT relationships....
08:00, 2019-10-09

Oprah Winfrey urged Gayle King to get massive $11 million payday from CBS Gayle King has doubled her salary by negotiating a new $11 million-a-year deal with CBS News, Page Six has learned....
15:52, 2019-05-05

'No one can live without love': athlete Dutee Chand, India's LGBT trailblazer Country’s first athlete to reveal she is in a same-sex relationship on freedom, happiness and the backlash to coming out Dutee Chand, India’s fastest...
07:04, 2019-06-10

Unchanged England urged to 'play with no fear' by Jones in World Cup final Eddie Jones boosted by Kyle Sinckler’s recovery Ford to continue at fly-half against South AfricaEddie Jones has called on his England side to approa...
10:36, 2019-10-31

Taylor Swift Put Her Republican Senator on the Spot to Back LGBT Rights The normally non-political Taylor Swift called out the Trump administration in an open letter for Pride Month....
18:56, 2019-06-01

UN-backed intercultural dialogue forum urged to keep working to ‘bridge gap between the like-minded’ As a United Nations-baked intercultural forum drew to a close in Baku, Azerbaijan, the participants agreed that the journey to a better world, fuelle...
00:48, 2019-05-04

Polish 'I am LGBT' campaign attracts tens of thousands of Twitter supporters Tens of thousands of Twitter users have expressed support for gay rights in Poland as part of the #jestemLGBT campaign, aimed at fighting discriminat...
19:52, 2019-07-31

Australia urged to move away from oil dependency or risk fuel supply crisis Submission to government review calls for urgent uptake of electric vehicles, a boost to public transport and tightening of efficiency standardsAustr...
20:32, 2019-07-17

Polish towns denounce LGBT people ahead of European elections SWIDNIK, Poland – Teresa Drzewiecka grew up during World War II when German and Soviet troops battled for control of her town of Swidnik in eas...
18:08, 2019-05-21

LGBT asylum-seekers exempt from 'Remain in Mexico' policy and can stay in US Asylum-seekers who arrive at the southern border and claim to be LGBT are exempt from the U.S.-Mexico “Remain in Mexico” policy and will not be retur...
06:44, 2019-07-16

Pelosi urged to act on Trump impeachment: 'We expect moral leadership' – live Progressive groups demand Democrats move ahead with hearingsHuge protests in Britain over Trump’s state visitSign up for the US briefing and get a ne...
15:12, 2019-06-04

International community urged to deliver on promise for better future for Bosnia and Herzegovina Current trends and public pronouncements by some political leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina indicate an effort to roll back reforms implemented sinc...
21:12, 2019-11-05

James Dolan urged to sell stakes in Knicks and Rangers by investor Pressure is building on New York Knicks owner James Dolan to pump up the value of the failing basketball team by selling off stakes to wealthy invest...
03:56, 2019-11-07

Boris Johnson urged to provide money to pay for £3bn Bakerloo line upgrade A Bakerloo line extension was today demanded by a cross-party group of politicians and business chiefs....
12:36, 2019-10-14

Joe Biden’s awkward ‘gay waiter’ remark irks crowd at LGBT event Joe Biden made an awkward reference to a “gay waiter” while speaking at an event hosted by an LGBT rights advocate in Seattle, a report s...
00:40, 2019-07-01

Labour MPs face fresh claims of antisemitic and anti-LGBT remarks Both Daniel Carden and Conor McGinn have rebutted BuzzFeed’s reports A Labour MP has denied altering the lyrics of the Beatles song Hey Jude to “Hey ...
15:36, 2019-11-09

Are You Proud? review – bold, vivid celebration of LGBT rights movement From partial legal liberation to Barclays’ corporate rainbow colours, Ashley Joiner’s documentary tracks half a century of campaigning against prejud...
12:16, 2019-07-25

UK's first Chick-fil-A restaurant to close amid LGBT rights backlash The first UK branch of a controversial chicken sandwich chain is set to close after a backlash over its owner's stance on LGBT rights....
11:28, 2019-10-19

Top Republican urged foreign governments to help discredit Mueller findings – live Lindsay Graham wrote to the prime ministers of Australia, Italy and the UK to request their ‘continued cooperation’ with BarrAustralian ambassador to...
16:32, 2019-10-03

Boris Johnson urged to ditch Alun Cairns as an election candidate Welsh secretary’s resignation over rape trial allegations not enough, says CorbynLatest election news – live updatesBoris Johnson is facing calls to ...
17:16, 2019-11-06

Facebook urged to shut groups seeking fake Amazon reviews Which? claimed to have uncovered several active groups that recruited people to write fake testimonies....
02:00, 2019-08-06

LGBT tour operator faces death threats over Ethiopia trip Religious groups in Ethiopia are urging authorities to ban a trip organised by US-based travel company that caters to gay men and lesbiansAn LGBT tou...
13:48, 2019-06-06

Facebook's Zuckerberg under fire as shareholders are urged to remove him as board chair Two nonprofits are mobilizing to push shareholders to remove Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg from his post as chair of the tech giant's board....
19:48, 2019-05-07

Elizabeth Warren's deadpan quip in LGBT debate wins plaudits Increasingly popular candidate for US presidential race deals smartly with tricky questionIt’s the type of tricky question designed to trip up a pres...
13:56, 2019-10-11

From slasher villain to LGBT icon, ‘Child Play’s’ Chucky changes with the times The franchise has faced an uphill battle for respectability, but Chucky is a toy built to last....
12:40, 2019-06-26

Conservative Polish magazine issues ‘LGBT-free zone’ stickers WARSAW — A conservative magazine in Poland distributed “LGBT-free zone” stickers with its weekly edition Wednesday, amid a mounting backlash against ...
19:08, 2019-07-24

Cycle hire firms urged to help clear dumped bikes from canals Trust says it is recovering 100 bikes a year – docked, dockless, even electric – in London aloneHundreds of dockless bikes are being dumped into cana...
15:12, 2019-07-21

Queer California – exhibit explores the hidden history of LGBT rights The Compton’s Cafeteria riot, the Cooper Do-nuts uprising … a new exhibition gathers photos, video and contemporary art to showcase 200 years of Cali...
12:36, 2019-05-08

More than two thirds of LGBT people have been sexually harassed at work, new study reveals Most lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people have been sexually harassed at work, a new study suggests....
01:36, 2019-05-17

50 years after Stonewall: Yuval Noah Harari on the new threats to LGBT rights With rising homophobia and rapid developments in surveillance, a new era of persecution is all too possible. It is time to unite and actIn 1969, when...
13:00, 2019-06-22

Woman held in Poland for adding LGBT symbol to revered icon WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A protest is planned in Poland later Tuesday after police held for a few hours an Amnesty International activist on allegations...
10:08, 2019-05-07

Nigel Farage urged to stand aside in Tory target seats after climbdown Brexit party will not contest Tory seats but source says it will pursue Labour-held onesNigel Farage is facing calls from Brexit supporters to stand ...
22:56, 2019-11-11

'A critical point in history': how Trump's attack on LGBT rights is escalating The Trump justice department is pushing to make it legal to fire people for being gay or transgenderThe Trump administration has attacked LGBT rights...
07:44, 2019-09-03

UK's first LGBT rainbow road crossing unveiled in south London The UK's first permanent rainbow road crossing has been unveiled in south London following in the footsteps of Vancouver, Sydney and Paris....
11:44, 2019-08-20

Lib Dems urged to back Corbyn as interim PM to stop no-deal Brexit Party finds itself isolated after opposition figures – and some Tories – say they would back Labour planThe Liberal Democrats are under growing press...
21:20, 2019-08-15

Hundreds of children die in Philippine dengue epidemic as local action urged Health ministry calls for greater efforts to deal with mosquito-borne disease at village level as death toll reaches four figuresThe Philippine healt...
08:36, 2019-09-12

2 clients at New Mexico spa offering 'vampire facial' diagnosed with HIV, others urged to get tested Two clients at a New Mexico spa that offered “vampire facials” were diagnosed with HIV after receiving treatments, prompting health officials to urge...
17:24, 2019-04-30

Chick-fil-A pulls funding for Christian groups criticised for LGBT stance Salvation Army and FCA opposed marriage equalityFast-food firm to focus on education, homelessness and hungerThe US fast-food chain Chick-fil-A said ...
13:52, 2019-11-19

Trump urged Ukraine leader to investigate Biden’s son in phone call Trump defended himself Friday against the intelligence official’s complaint, angrily declaring it came from a “partisan whistleblower,” though he als...
02:08, 2019-09-21

Pro-LGBT Coca-Cola adverts spark boycott calls in Hungary Campaign linked to Sziget festival criticised by senior member of ruling Fidesz partyAdvertisements by Coca-Cola relating to a popular music festival...
18:56, 2019-08-05

Mike Pence urged Trump not to release Ukraine call transcript Vice President Mike Pence urged President Trump not to release the rough transcript of his call with the president of Ukraine, raising concerns about...
16:32, 2019-09-27

Sturgeon urged to ditch plan to cut aviation tax to meet emissions goal Scotland should aim to reach zero carbon faster than UK as whole, says green bodyNicola Sturgeon has been urged to abandon her plans to cut aviation ...
01:28, 2019-05-02

Angelica Ross to host LGBT forum for 2020 presidential candidates "Pose" star Angelica Ross will host the 2020 Presidential Candidate Forum on LGBTQ Issues, Ross confirmed on Monday. The event takes place Friday and...
22:20, 2019-09-16

'We can't reach the women who need us': the LGBT YouTubers suing the tech giant for discrimination The platform made stars of Bria Kam and Chrissy Chambers. But now the duo, along with other gay content creators, say they are losing their voice and...
18:24, 2019-08-14

Sultan of Brunei hands back Oxford degree over LGBT laws Oxford University wrote to the leader of Brunei expressing "concerns" about strict new Islamic laws....
18:08, 2019-05-23

The Lavender Scare: the shocking true story of an anti-LGBT witch hunt In an eye-opening new documentary, director Josh Howard reveals the horrifying state-sanctioned homophobia that once plagued the USWhen Josh Howard b...
10:16, 2019-06-18

Amazon opposes anti-LGBT Tennessee legislation amid activist pressure Amazon has signed a letter opposing a raft of anti-LGBT legislation in Tennessee as the tech giant plans to expand its presence in the business-frien...
17:32, 2019-04-24

A wise, broken George Clooney urged Ben Affleck to pass on playing Batman Earlier this year Ben Affleck finally achieved his dream of not playing Batman. In total, Affleck’s career as the caped crusader spanned three movies...
19:48, 2019-05-14

Watch: David Letterman and Jonathan Van Ness talk gender, LGBT rights David Letterman and "Queer Eye" star Jonathan Van Ness have a serious conversation about gender and LGBT rights in a new video released by Netflix....
18:28, 2019-06-28

Chirlane McCray aims to boost LGBT youth: ‘In 1977, I identified as a lesbian’ Chirlane McCray said she’s backing a program to help LBGT youth because she was a lesbian before marrying Mayor de Blasio. “When I came t...
17:24, 2019-10-08

Gladys Berejiklian urged to rule out logging in Murray Valley national park Labor says deputy premier John Barilaro’s plan is outrageous while the Greens label it ‘criminal’New South Wales Labor has demanded Gladys Berejiklia...
10:32, 2019-07-11

Australia's political parties urged to act as UN panel issues grim extinction warning Environmentalists say Australia should be at the forefront of a global deal to save natureAustralia’s major political parties are facing calls to exp...
15:44, 2019-05-06

Australia urged to invest in recycling manufacturing after Indonesia sends rubbish back Kickstart the domestic market so Asian countries rejecting Australian waste is no longer a problem, industry suggestsIndonesia and other countries re...
20:28, 2019-07-10

Sydneysiders urged to stay indoors as Australian bushfire smoke blankets city Strong winds stoked more than 100 fires across Australia's east coast on Tuesday, blanketing Sydney in hazardous smoke and prompting health warnings ...
07:20, 2019-11-19

Wrestling fans urged to get tested for HIV, hepatitis after attending 'panes of glass match' The event featured a "fans bring the weapons match, a thumbtack match and a panes of glass match."...
18:52, 2019-06-28

Instagram users urged to stop taking selfies in toxic Russian pond The pond gets its unusual colour from all the ash and calcium salts that pour into it from a nearby Siberian coal plant....
20:44, 2019-07-10

US Secretary of State says he has urged Russia to end its support for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. MOSCOW (AP) — US Secretary of State says he has urged Russia to end its support for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro....
18:16, 2019-05-14

Unesco urged to remove Belgian festival from heritage list over 'savage' in blackface Anti-racism activists across Europe call four-day carnival in Ath an ‘act of symbolic violence towards black communities’Anti-racism campaigners have...
10:00, 2019-08-20

Moderate Liberals urged to break ranks and vote for climate emergency motion Adam Bandt says every MP ‘capable of supporting this motion’ since it does not condemn the governmentThe Greens have intensified efforts ahead of the...
21:36, 2019-10-11

Man City striker Gabriel Jesus urged to seek a new challenge this summer by Rivaldo Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus has been urged to leave the Etihad Stadium this summer by Brazilian great Rivaldo....
09:12, 2019-05-16

Calgary residents urged to help city efforts in saving elm trees from devastating insects The European elm scale pest is an insect that hibernates for the winter and emerges in spring to feast on branches and sap in spring....
18:20, 2019-05-25

Revealed: Republican lawmaker and ally urged crowd to prepare for civil unrest Audio obtained by the Guardian shows Matt Shea said ‘communists are lying in wait’ and associate told audience to collect ‘an AR-15’ and ‘rounds of a...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Spanish far-right party’s anti-LGBT tweet makes star of tiny gay ghost Vox’s tweet shows Lord of the Rings’ Aragorn as party tackling LGBT symbolAragorn, son of Arathorn, pal of hobbits, scourge of orcs and wielder of a ...
16:52, 2019-05-02

Macron urged to take action after British man abandons rowing machine up Mont Blanc French President Emmanuel Macron has been urged to take action after a British tourist abandoned a rowing machine on the top of Mont Blanc....
16:16, 2019-09-03

Facebook urged to create backdoor for encryption to fight child abuse, terrorism The United States, the United Kingdom and Australia have called on Facebook to not go ahead with end-to-end encryption across its messaging services ...
19:28, 2019-10-04

Banned From The Chinese Internet, LGBT Fanfiction Writers Find New Home On U.S. Website In China, writing fanfiction can be dangerous. In the United States, although some authors used to be pretty litigious towards derivative works, fanf...
21:40, 2019-06-24

We talked to the drag queen that confronted former Rep. Aaron Schock for his anti-LGBT votes. This is what she wants you to know. Jonnie Reinhart, Kris Conner/Getty Images Former Republican Rep. Aaron Schock has faced intense criticism in the last year over his appearances in L...
22:28, 2019-09-11

Governments at UN forum on development urged to close spending gaps, honour aid commitments The main UN platform following up on Member States’ actions to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) continued its work Monday taking up t...
00:44, 2019-07-18

MP Jess Phillips clashes with anti-LGBT education protester at Birmingham school Labour MP Jess Phillips has clashed with the leader of an anti-LGBT education protest at a Birmingham school....
20:32, 2019-05-20

Tennessee mothers discuss raising LGBT kids in a state set to 'legalize hate' Republican lawmakers have introduced six anti-LGBT bills, which the Tennessee Equality Project has dubbed the Slate of HateAfter a round at the salad...
09:12, 2019-05-27

ROM Hacking Website Removes Volunteer Staffer Who Took Down LGBT-Friendly Pokémon Hack Last Sunday, the popular ROM hacking resource website Romhacking.net rejected one fan’s Pokémon Crystal hack. While rejected hacks aren’t unusual, wh...
23:04, 2019-05-02

Sultan of Brunei returns degree from Oxford after proposed LGBT death penalty Brunei’s Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has returned an honorary degree awarded by Britain’s Oxford University after a global backlash led by ce...
14:56, 2019-05-24

Theresa May urged not to put Brexit plans to Commons vote - with fears of biggest defeat yet Theresa May's bid to force MPs to back her Brexit plans by portraying it as a "binary" choice between leaving the EU or not was rebuffed today — sett...
12:52, 2019-05-20

College students burned a Latina professor's book after she urged them to think about their white privilege Twitter/@elainaaan Students at Georgia Southern University burned a novel written by a Latina professor who told them in a lecture to consider their ...
20:16, 2019-10-11

The US decision on LGBT workers could turn employers into the gender police | Arwa Mahdawi The pending supreme court verdict on whether gay and trans people are protected from job discrimination has wide-reaching consequences for everyoneTh...
09:04, 2019-10-09

Teens, pregnant women urged not to smoke pot by surgeon general: 'This ain't your mother's marijuana' Countering the opioid epidemic is a top issue for the White House, but marijuana had not gotten such high-level attention....
19:44, 2019-08-29

CNN, MSNBC personalities 'read between the lines': Mueller urged impeachment, said Trump is a 'criminal' "Wednesday’s coverage resembled a series of English literature classes, with journalists reading passages from Mueller’s briefing and taking turns sp...
01:04, 2019-05-31

Mueller urged to talk freely and resist Trump officials' bid to limit testimony Democrats say DoJ ‘boundaries’ warning can be ignoredMueller to testify on Wednesday in two separate sessionsDemocrats are urging Robert Mueller, the...
19:56, 2019-07-23

LGBT artists sent messages from the closet to survive before Stonewall. Now, homophobes are coopting the technique. For years, museums explained away sexuality in LGBT art. Now, bigots will disavow, deny or laugh off anything to seem less overtly offensive....
19:04, 2019-06-20

Hundreds of thousands urged to flee as heavy rain hits southern Japan Torrential rain pounded Japan's southwestern major island of Kyushu on Monday, hitting 14 inches in 24 hours in one area and triggering landslides an...
11:20, 2019-07-01

Lewis Hamilton urged Mercedes to retire him from German Grand Prix with 11 laps to go Lewis Hamilton urged Mercedes to pull him from Sunday's German Grand Prix with just 11 laps remaining....
09:40, 2019-07-30

Rammstein band members kiss onstage in Moscow in support of LGBT rights In support of Russia's LGBTQ community, two male members of the German heavy metal group kissed in front of a massive crowd in Moscow. Under a so-cal...
09:45, 2019-08-01

Boris Johnson urged to justify 'awarding public funds to close friend' PM allegedly gave money and access to trade missions to US entrepreneur Jennifer Arcuri while mayorBoris Johnson is under pressure to explain why he ...
13:56, 2019-09-22

Scottish government urged to regulate grouse moors after golden eagles vanish Call to outlaw intensive grouse shooting after disappearance of two juvenile eaglesConservationists have urged the Scottish government to regulate gr...
15:48, 2019-07-01

Suranne Jones: Straight actors unfairly criticised for taking LGBT roles Straight actors are singled out for criticism when playing LGBT roles despite being "just the face of the project," actress Suranne Jones has said....
06:28, 2019-05-14

Manchester council urged to reject statue of 'anti-black racist' Gandhi Students say remarks by Indian freedom fighter mean proposed sculpture would be an ‘insult’Manchester city council should reject a statue of the Indi...
20:36, 2019-10-17

Putin says 'genius musician' Elton John mistaken on Russia LGBT rights Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday that Elton John was "mistaken" about LGBT rights in Russia, while praising the British singer as a ...
13:40, 2019-06-29

Laverne Cox Reveals the ''Bigger Reason'' She's Representing the LGBT+ Community at 2019 Emmys Laverne Cox stands to make history at tonight's 2019 Emmys. After receiving three nominations for her performance in Netflix's Orange Is the New Bl...
00:56, 2019-09-23

Taylor Swift takes aim at Donald Trump as she gathers support for pro-LGBT laws Taylor Swift has taken aim at Donald Trump as she gathered support for a pro-LGBT law in the US....
09:36, 2019-06-01

Lil Nas X’s coming out shows why hiding LGBT life from children won’t work | Caspar Salmon A new wave of gay stars is teaching children about homosexuality – whether some parents like it or notThis weekend I took my kids to a community fete...
14:40, 2019-07-02

Taylor Swift delights fans with surprise performance at LGBT landmark in New York City Taylor Swift has treated fans to a surprise performance at an historic LGBT landmark in New York City....
12:44, 2019-06-15

Owners urged to snub fashion as high cost of flat-faced dogs revealed Purebreds such as pugs and French bulldogs are gaining popularity but struggle with rising temperaturesFlat-faced dog breeds cost twice as much in ve...
00:20, 2019-07-06

Calvin Klein apologizes to LGBT community for ad of Bella Hadid kissing female robot Calvin Klein is apologizing after the fashion label came under fire for a video campaign showing Bella Hadid kissing female robot Lil Miquela.  ...
17:24, 2019-05-21

Train timetable changes: Rail passengers urged to check journeys as major shakeup comes into effect Train passengers are being urged to check their journey times due to a major timetable shakeup coming into effect today....
10:20, 2019-05-19

Premier league football clubs urged to pay minimum wage to cleaners, caterers and stewards Premier league football clubs are being urged to pay staff a real living wage, because their earnings do not cover the cost of living, charity Citize...
12:12, 2019-08-09

Marlon Wayans Defends Teenage Daughter And Calls Out "Ignorance" of Anti-LGBT Comments Marlon Wayans is feeling and sharing the love. The 46-year-old praised his daughter Amai Wayans in a moving Instagram post celebrating Pride Month. ...
11:56, 2019-06-04

Gay rugby player faces deportation to Kenya despite country's anti-LGBT laws A gay rugby player faces being sent back to Kenya after losing his deportation battle, despite the country's strict anti-LGBT laws....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Nova Scotians urged to test well water after Heath Canada sets new guideline for manganese The new guideline set by Health Canada states that the acceptable level of manganese is 0.120 milligrams per litre....
21:32, 2019-05-13

Man Utd news: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer talks up Harry Kane after being urged to sign Tottenham striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has responded Roy Keane's plea for Manchester United sign Harry Kane by hailing the Tottenham striker as one of the finest goals...
08:00, 2019-10-24

Global chemical firms urged to source responsibly after lethal China blast: study A prominent Chinese environmental group has called on chemicals multinationals to stop "cutting corners" by outsourcing business to Chinese suppliers...
07:04, 2019-05-21

Backlash as Tory leadership hopeful Esther McVey says parents should be able to take children out of LGBT lessons Tory leadership candidate Esther McVey is facing a backlash within the party after she said parents should have final say on whether they withdraw ch...
18:52, 2019-05-30

Big tech firms need to stop reducing LGBT+ people to their sex lives | Hannah Jane Parkinson From demonetising videos to porn-filled searches, internet platforms are on the wrong side of the issue Here’s a question: how comfortable would you ...
14:24, 2019-08-20

Londoners urged to stop trashing Boris bikes as figures show 200 a year are wrecked London's "Boris bikes" should be treated with greater care after 10,782 broken pedals needed replacing last year....
10:12, 2019-09-20

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn urged to secure second referendum before general election Jeremy Corbyn is coming under fresh pressure to secure a second Brexit referendum before calling for a general election....
14:36, 2019-10-01

Puerto Ricans urged to seek shelter as Tropical Storm Karen bears down on island Residents of Puerto Rico were braced for potential flooding on Tuesday as Tropical Storm Karen barreled towards it and the smaller Virgin Islands nea...
19:44, 2019-09-24

BREAKING: Ebola officials urged to declare global health emergency after disease kills two A SECOND person has died of Ebola in Uganda as the deadly virus spreads beyond the Congo for the first time....
09:20, 2019-06-13

The 1975 singer Matt Healy kisses fan in Dubai, defying anti-LGBT laws The lead singer of British pop group The 1975 kissed a male fan during a concert in Dubai, in defiance of the region's anti-LGBT laws....
16:04, 2019-08-16

Nicholas Sparks, author of 'The Notebook,' apologizes for alleged ban on LGBT club at his Christian school Romance writer Nicholas Sparks issued an apology on Monday for remarks he made in 2013 opposing the formation of an LGBT club at his Christian school...
14:48, 2019-06-18

Taylor Swift slams Trump on LGBT stance, presses Senate to advance Equality Act Taylor Swift marked the beginning of Pride month with a late-night social media post calling for passage of the Equality Act     ...
20:56, 2019-06-01

Amazon rainforest fires: global leaders urged to divert Brazil from 'suicide' path Experts say international pressure may be only way to sway Bolsonaro governmentInternational pressure may be the only way to stop the Brazilian gover...
12:16, 2019-08-23

Watch: Dan Levy calls 'Schitt's Creek' LGBT love story 'rare' and 'wonderful' "Schitt's Creek" co-creator Dan Levy, who plays David Rose, discussed the show's LGBT inclusivity on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."...
19:32, 2019-06-06

My favorite iPhone case just got a major update for the iPhone 11 lineup — here's why it's the only case I'll use Amir Ismael/Business Insider I recently upgraded to the iPhone 11 Pro Max, and after trying nearly a dozen cases, the Scooch Wingman remains my favor...
22:20, 2019-11-11

General Kwast urged for Space Force, Trump 'money' hot, robots favor Bernie Sanders Advocates of President Trump’s Space Force are mounting a campaign to install visionary Air Force Lt. Gen. Steven Kwast as its chief....
17:40, 2019-08-09

Athens urged to fast track asylum seekers amid island shelters crisis – UNHCR A spike in the number of refugees reaching Greek island reception centres is likely to worsen the situation in already “dangerously overcrowded” faci...
18:44, 2019-10-01

Birmingham City Council granted injunction to stop protests against LGBT lessons at primary school Birmingham City Council has been granted a High Court injunction to stop protests against LGBT classes at a primary school....
20:32, 2019-05-31

California OKs new sex education guidance for public school teachers that includes gender identity, LGBT issues. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California OKs new sex education guidance for public school teachers that includes gender identity, LGBT issues....
02:32, 2019-05-09

Facebook urged to create backdoor to encrypted messaging as governments warn of public safety risks Britain, the US and Australia are pressuring Facebook to create a backdoor to its encrypted messaging apps amid warnings over a threat to public safe...
05:48, 2019-10-04

Thomas Cook news: Last ditch talks continue as government urged to save tour operator The Government is being urged to step in to save Thomas Cook from going out of business amid a possible collapse that could leave thousands of holida...
17:08, 2019-09-21

Boris Johnson's speech in full: Every word PM said outside Downing Street as he urged MPs not to delay Brexit The Prime Minister has said he does not want to call a general election and urged MPs not to delay Brexit....
23:24, 2019-09-02

Swimmers urged to take precautions with blue-green algae warning in effect along Saint John River New Brunswickers will be looking for ways to cool off this weekend, but if you're swimming in lakes and rivers, you're being advised to keep a close ...
00:36, 2019-07-20

Anthony Joshua urged to copy Lennox Lewis' style during classic Mike Tyson fight Anthony Joshua has been handed some advice from David Haye on how he should go about beating Andy Ruiz Jr when the boxers meet in Saudi Arabia next m...
23:12, 2019-11-13

French football president urged to resign after telling referees not to stop games for homophobic chanting Referees have been told by the head of French football to ignore a FIFA directive and no longer stop matches when there is homophobic chanting....
22:12, 2019-09-10

English police urged Uefa to reschedule Friday night Prague game amid fan fears • Timing of Euro tie in Prague could spark drunken behaviour• Uefa overlooked Mark Roberts’ plea, making the game high riskThe national police lead o...
00:12, 2019-10-07

Lil Nas X Comes Out as Gay on Last Day of Pride The 20-year-old “Old Town Road” rapper pointed to the lyrics of “c7osure,” a song off his new EP, as confirmation of his sexuality....
15:52, 2019-07-01

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson urged by more than 100 cross-party MPs to recall parliament over no-deal threat Boris Johnson has been urged by more than 100 MPs from across the Commons to immediately recall parliament from the summer recess, amid claims of a "...
09:40, 2019-08-18

Hurricane Dorian latest: Massive flooding unleashed across Bahamas as people urged to find flotation devices Hurricane Dorian has caused massive flooding across the Bahamas, pounding the islands with so much wind and water that people were urged to find flot...
21:40, 2019-09-02

Pride beyond parades around the US As the LGBTQIA community has evolved, so has the spectrum of Pride offerings -- well beyond parades. Find out about lower-key Pride events for 2019 a...
16:28, 2019-04-17

Lil Nas X Comes Out on Last Day of Pride Month The 20-year-old “Old Town Road” rapper pointed to the lyrics of “c7osure,” a song off his new EP, as confirmation of his sexuality....
18:04, 2019-07-01

Pride Is More Complicated Than Ever With the increasing corporatization of Pride, here's how to navigate it mindfully, and on your own terms....
19:24, 2019-06-24

Who Are Pride Collections Actually For? The merch-ification of LGBTQ pride can be a positive force—but allyship has to move beyond branding the wearer in the most lurid shade possible....
16:04, 2019-06-24

How to Celebrate Pride Outside Yes, there’s the 50th anniversary of Stonewall this summer. But the rainbow flag will also wave proudly in the great outdoors, at a variety of backco...
11:20, 2019-06-04

Pride Jewelry for You and Bae We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
13:12, 2019-06-07

Homeowners urged to unplug Whirlpool tumble dryers after firm faces order to recall half a million machines Hundreds of thousands of owners of unmodified Whirlpool tumble dryers have been urged to unplug them immediately as the firm faces an "unprecedented"...
08:20, 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson speech LIVE: Brexit chief negotiator lands in Brussels to deliver new proposals after PM urged EU for compromise The Government's chief Brexit negotiator David Frost has arrived in Brussels to deliver Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit proposals to the EU....
16:04, 2019-10-02