Blogs

21 Jan 2014

A statement from churches around the world, urging an end to the armed conflict in Syria, has been presented to the UN-Arab League joint representative for Syria.

21 Jan 2014

The chance of being in work has fallen in the North East, the North West, the West Midlands and South West England since mid-2010

20 Jan 2014

Christian Aid has paid tribute to Christopher Chataway, who has died aged 82, as a ‘good friend’ who championed refugees, campaigning tirelessly for their rights.

20 Jan 2014

The International Atomic Energy Agency has confirmed that Iran has begun curbing uranium enrichment a part of a deal which will see international sanction eased.

20 Jan 2014

Amnesty has called on the authorities in Texas to halt the planned execution of a Mexican national which would violate an international law.

19 Jan 2014

The fact that 70 per cent of NHS contracts in England and Wales are being awarded to private contractors is bad news for the health service, says critics.

19 Jan 2014

A Yemeni delegation to the UN admits it has had to establish a counselling centre for children because of the traumatisation caused by US drone attacks.