Blogs

15 Aug 2013

Lothian's Green MSP has welcomed news that a fan organisation has been granted preferred bidder status by Hearts administrators.

15 Aug 2013

On 11th September 1973, General Pinochet seized power in a vicious coup that led to the death of democratically elected President Salvadore Allende and resulted in the death and torture of many thousands of people. This is the 'other 9/11', points out Anna Schwoub, previewing the powerful and moving play Tejas Verdes.

15 Aug 2013

Torrential monsoon rains and flash floods have claimed at least 80 lives and displaced more than 80,000 people in Pakistan in recent days.

15 Aug 2013

Methodist investment decisions are now being guided by a new policy on human rights and corporate responsibility, the Church has announced.

15 Aug 2013

The Greek authorities must act immediately to curb the growing spate of xenophobic and racist attacks Amnesty International says.

15 Aug 2013

New labour market statistics published this week show that it is boom time again for the super-rich, and dole queues for many others.

14 Aug 2013

The UN Secretary-General has condemned in the strongest terms the violence that occurred today in Cairo and urged Egyptians to focus on promoting reconciliation.