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Vatican issues first text co-written by two popes

Last Updated: Friday, July 05, 2013, 21:54

Vatican issued unprecedented religious text co-written by Pope Francis and his predecessor Benedict XVI in which 2 popes said faith should serve "common good" but restated opposition to gay marriage.

Same-sex marriages resume in California as ban lifted

Last Updated: Saturday, June 29, 2013, 08:55

The same-sex marriage stay was lifted by a 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in California, following the Supreme Court order, according to BBC.

Queen could face gay marriage dilemma

Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 18:04

The impending gay marriage legislation could force Queen Elizabeth II to break a sovereign promise, a former senior UK bishop has warned.

Nigerian parliament passes anti-gay marriage bill

Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 22:19

Nigeria`s parliament has passed a bill criminalising gay marriage, making it punishable with a 14-year prison term with speculation whether President Goodluck Jonathan would sign the bill into law.

Pakistani lesbians `become UK`s 1st married Muslim gay couple`

Last Updated: Monday, May 27, 2013, 11:57

According to reports, following their marriage at the registry office in Leeds earlier this month, Rehana Kausar, 34, and Sobia Kamar , 29, immediately applied for political asylum, the Independent reported.

Britain’s House of Commons passes same-sex marriage bill

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 11:53

The bill, which is supported by PM David Cameron, got 366 votes supporting it and 161 votes were against it.

Imams oppose UK gay marriage plans

Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 18:45

More than 500 imams across Britain have protested against Prime Minister David Cameron`s plans for gay marriage to be legalised in the country.

Russia reviews adoption law over French gay marriage

Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 10:13

Russia`s children`s rights ombudsman Pavel Astakhov has said Moscow may change its adoption agreement with France in response to the country’s new gay marriage law.

Same-sex marriage legalised in France

Last Updated: Saturday, May 18, 2013, 10:33

The gay marriage bill has been legalized in France with the French president Francois Hollande signing the bill into a law.

Delaware is 11th US state to legalise gay marriage

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 11:52

Delaware has become the 11th US state to legalize same-sex marriage after Governor Jack Markell signed the legislation into law immediately following a 12-9 vote.

French Parliament adopts landmark gay marriage law

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 09:31

The French parliament on Tuesday defied months of angry protests by approving a bill that is to make France the 14th country worldwide to legalise same-sex marriages.

Chelsea changed my view on gay marriage: Bill Clinton

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 13:15

Bill Clinton has said that his daughter Chelsea was responsible for changing his mind about gay marriages.