Margot Slattery, managing director of Sodexo Ireland

Margot Slattery remembers a time when she was expert at carrying on a whole conversation at work about the weekend just past without mentioning the se(...)

 Apple CEO Tim Cook: has come out. Photograph: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

It may have been something of an open secret in Silicon Valley, but the decision of Apple’s chief executive, Tim Cook, to come out recently has bee(...)

Christopher Robson, who has died aged 72, said when the Civil Partnership Act was passed in 2010 that he and his partner Bill Foley had spent h(...)

Protesters rally against the Defense of Marriage Act in front of the US Supreme Court in Washington this week. Photograph:  Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

The cover of the current issue of Time magazine sums up the extraordinary situation that is(...)