Blogs

14 Feb 2014

New research published by the TUC today (14 February)) shows that tax credits and benefits play a crucial role in lifting low-paid workers out of poverty.

13 Feb 2014

Loud protests at an anti-poaching conference in London today highlighted the devastating impact of a hunting ban on Africa’s last hunting Bushmen in Botswana.

13 Feb 2014

A Pakistani judge has ordered intelligence services to produce a victim of CIA drone strikes, missing since being seized from his Rawalpindi home a week ago.

12 Feb 2014

Operation Noah has welcomed today’s decision at the Church of England’s General Synod to engage seriously with the issue of climate change.

12 Feb 2014

The World Council of Churches' general secretary has warned of “adverse effects” from the recent Swiss vote on immigration.

12 Feb 2014

A currency deal with the remaining UK would be in the "overwhelming economic interest" of all parties, business analysts maintain.

12 Feb 2014

A Brazilian rancher has rebuffed the Ayoreo’s plea to stop destroying their forest, the last refuge of their uncontacted relatives.

11 Feb 2014

The most vulnerable people in Edinburgh, the elderly and children are among those who will be badly affected by city budget reductions.