Blogs

3 Feb 2014

After revelations about illegal surveillance and drone strike activities from US bases in the UK, the Lords will vote on increased oversight and accountability.

2 Feb 2014

The UN refugee agency has released updated guidelines on the protection needs of those fleeing southern and central Somalia.

1 Feb 2014

Archbishop S. Tilewa Johnson, Anglican primate of the Church of the Province of West Africa, has died of a suspected heart attack at the age of just 59.

1 Feb 2014

The controversial Lobbying Bill, pushed through by the government in the face of vigorous civic and public opposition, has become law.

1 Feb 2014

EU countries licensed arms exports in 2012 valued at €39.9 billion, including a record €9.7 billion in sales to the Middle East – an increase of 22 per cent.

1 Feb 2014

The URC has become the first denomination to express support for Christians about to go on trial in London for protesting against the arms trade.

31 Jan 2014

Lawyers acting for Mohammed Asghar, a British man suffering from severe mental illness, have appealed against his death sentence for blasphemy at Pakistan’s High Court.