The First Minister is expected to raise the issue of gay rights with the President of Ghana during his visit to Holyrood today.
Higher rates of homelessness & mental ill-health among BME LGBT people.
Like most gay and equality campaigners, I initially condemned the Christian-run Ashers Bakery in Belfast over its refusal to produce a cake with a pro-gay marriage slogan for a gay customer, Gareth Lee.
A jailed Albanian asylum seeker is set to be allowed to remain in the UK because he is gay - even though his home country's government has introduced laws protecting homosexuals from persecution.
There was a mix of hostility and support from local Muslims when the LGBT-Muslim Solidarity campaign was launched with a street stall and pavement discussion in Tower Hamlets, East London, 21 October.
Petition with over 65,000 signatures demands LGBTI equality in Nigeria.
One hundred and eighty years ago, on 27 November 1835, a crowd gathered outside Newgate Prison in London to witness a macabre, notorious and historic event - the hanging of the last two men in England to be executed for the ‘abominable crime of buggery’ (anal sex).
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in Scotland continue to face discrimination despite recent advances in the law and social attitudes, according to a report.
Canon Jeremy Pemberton today begins his historic employment discrimination case against the Church of England over its withdrawal of his right to officiate as a priest and its refusal to give him a licence to take up a chaplaincy post with Sherwood NHS.
In a debate with the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) on Tuesday, Justice commissioner Vera Jourová Jourová confirmed her commitment to create a roadmap or action plan on LGBTI rights.