Blogs

22 Apr 2015

Amnesty International has strongly criticised the Obama administration’s silence in the wake of last year’s Senate torture report.

22 Apr 2015

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has urged the UK Government to take meaningful humanitarian action to help solve the migrant crisis.

21 Apr 2015

A court in Germany will take evidence from a Yemeni victim of the US secret drone programme following revelations that military bases in Germany play a key role in the strikes.

20 Apr 2015

The head of the UN refugee agency says the latest shipwreck in which hundreds of refugees are feared drowned, demands a "robust" rescue-at-sea mechanism.

20 Apr 2015

The number of black and Asian workers in low-paid jobs increased by 12.7 per cent between 2011 and 2014, says a new report published by the TUC

19 Apr 2015

The Islamabad High Court has said it will hear the first significant legal challenge to the execution of a Pakistani who was convicted as a juvenile.