In respons, the EBU barred Mango TV from broadcasting Thursday's second semifinal and the ultimate, which includes acts from 26 countries and is the season being held in Lisbon, Portugal.
Guidelines released in China in 2016 characterized homosexuality as an "abnormal sexual behavior" which is unfit for Chinese television.
Israeli forces kill Palestinian during protests near Gaza border
Holding Palestinian flags and banners, the protesters were chanting "Free Palestine", "Freedom Now" and "End Occupation" slogans. There are also fears that the West Bank and East Jerusalem will see protests and the IDF has sent in reinforcements there too.
The broadcasters additionally censored the performance from Albania, reportedly due to its contestant's visible tattoos.
Fans posted images on social media confirming that the censorship extended as far as blurring the names of the offending countries - Albania and Ireland - from the competition's leaderboard in the final scoring segment of the semi-final telecast.
"I would like to welcome the decision by the EBU to do that because from the very start we have just said love is love", said O'Shaughnessy.
'It doesn't matter whether it's between two guys and two girls or a guy and a girl. "They haven't taken this lightly, and I think it's a move in the right direction, so I'm happy about it".
The Eurovision Song Contest final will air Saturday on Logo in the US with RuPaul's Drag Race judge Ross Mathews as co-host alongside Drag Race contestant Shangela, as well as on a slew of networks around the world including the BBC.
This would mean that the pharmacists would be able to track controlled substances with "real-time interstate visibility". With fiscal year 2018 revenue of $500.3 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide.
As laid out by the Los Angeles Times , the Boring Company's plan traces a 2.7-mile route that lies 30 to 70 feet below ground. Musk also thanked everyone who supported him throughout the project including the public, elected officials and regulators.
Wednesday morning, lawmakers asked Haspel if she would allow the agency to waterboard suspects again if the president ordered it. She appeared to find it shortly after the hearing when Democrat Joe Manchin said he would support her.
On May 9, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe during a three-day state visit to Japan. Forty years later, the two sides should continue to follow the spirit of the treaty, said the premier.
Trump's plan mostly targets drug makers and distributors, seeking to increase competition and create incentives for lower prices. Trump called his plan the "most sweeping action in history to lower the price of prescription drugs for the American people".
Joe Donnelly - one of the GOP's top Senate targets - ended with a wealthy businessman and former Democrat the victor. That mission was to bring a much-needed Republican vote to the Senate, and you all have done me proud.
Prince Harry's ex-Army comrades have spoken of their nerves at being given a ceremonial role at his wedding to Meghan Markle . Additional coverage with a primetime special on Friday, May 18 at 10pm ET and Saturday, May 19 at 10 pm eastern.
Since launching its spring offensive, the Taliban also has overrun at least four Afghan districts and threatened several others. Afghan security personnel inspect at the site of a suicide attack, in the center of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday.
High School Student uses Rifle to Shoot Classmate
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is looking into the history of the rifle and who owned the gun. Ricky Munoz, 23, told CNN he had just dropped his two younger brothers and a friend off at Highland just after 7 a.m.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine could be saved after Fox cancellation
Producer Universal Television had been in talks with Hulu to keep the series afloat, but the streaming service ultimately passed. That's a long shot, but Hulu has done it a few times before - most notably with The Mindy Project - so it's not impossible.
RBS agrees $4.9bn U.S. fine in 'milestone moment'
The US Department of Justice said further details must be negotiated with RBS before a final deal is done. Big shots of the bank seem to be highly positive about the deal, claiming it to be a "milestone".
Bank of England Puts Off Interest Rate Rise
The Bank of England has announced it is keeping its main interest rate at 0.5% amid evidence that the economy is slowing. However, the Bank described that as a "temporary soft patch" with "few implications" for the outlook for the economy.
Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Coming to Switch
Capcom has announced that Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate is hitting the portable/console hybrid stateside in August. The Switch is finally getting some Monster Hunter love with Capcom releasing Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate .
Severe thunderstorms possible Thursday afternoon
Wednesday, there is a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a high near 85, the weather service said. With the increased heat and humidity, afternoon shower and storm chances are possible both days.
Walmart to open 50 new stores in India in 4-5 yrs
The US company can not open physical stores in India, according to rules governing the multi-brand retail sector. Sachin Bansal will sell his 5.5 percent stake in Flipkart for an approximate value of Rs 7650 crore .
USA wants Venezuela punished by 35-nation group
State Department has said not all political parties have agreed to the elections, limiting the ability of individuals to run. This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.