Blogs

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.

14 Aug 2013

'Weird name, wonderful play'. That's one verdict on Creepie Stool, which runs from 16-21August (then 26 Aug) at Just Festival in Edinburgh. Anna Schwoub reports.

14 Aug 2013

A former British intelligence officer has embarked on a week-long hunger strike in support of Guantanamo detainees – in particular British resident Shaker Aamer.

14 Aug 2013

It is estimated that one in five women suffer domestic abuse in Scotland, as do a number of men. The issue is being discussed in Edinburgh tonight.