Campaigners have described the event as a test of the conservative Balkan state's rights record as it seeks to join the European Union.
Australia's High Court has rejected two legal challenges to the centre-right coalition government's proposed postal vote on whether to legalise same-sex marriage.
Australia's High Court has begun hearing a legal challenge against the government's plan to hold a postal vote on whether to legalise same-sex marriage
Members of Nepal's LGBT community made their mark at a popular festival in the conservative Hindu-majority country
It has turned into a complex political and legal issue that has divided public opinion, but the Australian government says it is confident it has
On Saturday a parade of decorated boats passed through Amsterdam’s historic canals as part of the city’s Gay Pride festival.
The Canal Parade is
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More than a dozen European countries have legalised it since the turn of the century
The EU's smallest nation is the 24th country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage
Several hundred thousand people, according to German police, attended Cologne’s annual Christopher Street Day gay and lesbian pride parade on Sunday
There was tight security in the Spanish capital for the colourful celebration
Hundreds of thousands of people flooded the streets of Madrid for WorldPride parade - a celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.
germany is the 14th in Europe and 23rd in the world to legalise same-sex weddings
Questions marks over Czech Republic, Ireland, Finland, the UK and France.
German MPs vote for same-sex marriage.
high heeled dash round the Spanish capital
The parliament voted by 393 votes in favour of same-sex unions to 226 against.
SPD leader Martin Schulz says his party will push for a vote in parliament this week, before the start of the summer recess.
It comes after other parties warned that an agreement on gay marriage would be a condition of any coalition deal with Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU).
Large crowds turned out for Pride marches on Sunday in cities across the world.
Police stopped activists for gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans and intersexed rights from gathering in large numbers
Pride rallies have taken place in previous years in Istanbul and some of those behind it are vowing to go ahead and stage the event this year as
Thousands of people attended a gay pride parade in Ukraine’s capital amid tight security on Sunday.
Participants carrying rainbow flags and signs
Ukrainian politicians and foreign diplomats have joined thousands marching for gay pride in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv.
More lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgendered people (LGBT) were killed last year in the United States than in the previous 20.
In Orlando, Florida, vigils are being held to remember the victims of the 2016 shooting rampage in the gay Pulse nightclub.
Services are being held