Blogs

20 Mar 2015

The UN has called on Pakistan to permanently halt the planned execution of Shafqat Hussain and to investigate all cases of children on the country's death row.

20 Mar 2015

The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation has called for emergency support for farmers in Vanuatu, where the majority of crops have been destroyed by Cyclone Pam.

20 Mar 2015

The body investigating British abuses in Iraq says it will not request as evidence the US Senate report on CIA torture, in the case of two Pakistani men tortured and rendered by the UK and the US.

19 Mar 2015

The cost of housing is preventing nearly a quarter of 24-39 year olds from starting a family, new research shows.

19 Mar 2015

Three British churches have come together to issue a joint statement and a prayer for Pakistan following terrorist bombings in Lahore on 15 March.

18 Mar 2015

Christian Aid says it sees little in the Budget Speech, or the EU's new plan on tax transparency, to make a difference to the tax dodging draining billions from developing countries.

18 Mar 2015

The mass execution of 12 people in Pakistan highlights the consequences of the government’s decision to resume executions, says Amnesty International.