Blogs

30 Apr 2015

Nigel Farage has just launched UKIP's 'Christian manifesto' promising to put up a "muscular defence of our Christian heritage". Whether Christians in Britain want to be muscularly defended by Nigel Farage is another matter.

30 Apr 2015

With one week to go before the election, cyclists are travelling around arms companies and visiting Parliament today to say “Cut Trident, not public services”.

30 Apr 2015

Analysis by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) shows how severe the impacts of Conservative cuts for low-paid families with children will be , says the TUC.

30 Apr 2015

The UK’s Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT) has ordered intelligence agency GCHQ to destroy illegally collected communications of a Libyan rendition victim.

29 Apr 2015

Around one thousand Quakers will be heading to Friends House in London this week (1 – 4 May) for Yearly Meeting.

29 Apr 2015

The Central Finance Board of the Methodist Church, which manages investments of £1.1 billion for the Church, has announced a new investment policy on climate change.

28 Apr 2015

The minister responsible for protecting indigenous rights in Paraguay has been jailed for six years after he was found guilty of selling off indigenous land.

28 Apr 2015

Amnesty International has accused some Northern Ireland politicians of being out of touch with public opinion on same-sex marriage.

27 Apr 2015

Cuts to the prices paid to hospitals for different medical procedures are starving health trusts of income according to new analysis published by the TUC and UNISON.