Blogs

27 Aug 2015

One of Britain's most senior educationists has asked the Principal of the University of Stirling to maintain its globally-recognised religious studies programme.

27 Aug 2015

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees has urged the European Union to speed up the formulation of an adequate collective response to the migrant crisis.

27 Aug 2015

The US authorities must ensure that the re-opened investigation into the alleged killing of some 18 Afghan civilians by a US Special Forces Unit is rigorous and thorough, says Amnesty

27 Aug 2015

Nominees for the Liberty Human Rights Awards announced this week include ground-breaking activists, fearless young campaigners, lawyers and artists.

26 Aug 2015

A new report says Saudi Arabia is carrying out executions at an average rate of one every two days, with at least 102 people executed in the first six months of this year.

26 Aug 2015

Dynamics of “Indigenous ecological spiritualties and Christian faith” have been explored in detail at a World Council of Churches seminar in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

26 Aug 2015

Quakers in Britain will run discussions, kite-making workshops, storytelling, songs, debates and meetings for worship at the Greenbelt festival of music, art and faith.

25 Aug 2015

The UN refugee agency is assisting refugees and migrants amid chaotic scenes over the weekend as thousands of people tried to cross into Macedonia from the Greek border.