Blogs

20 Aug 2013

The partner of a Guardian journalist who was detained on 18 August at a London airport was clearly the victim of unwarranted revenge tactics, says Amnesty International.

20 Aug 2013

The Green member of parliament for Brighton Pavilion, Caroline Lucas, has been arrested with others in Balcombe on an anti-fracking protest.

20 Aug 2013

India’s Dongria Kondh tribe has overwhelmingly rejected plans by British mining giant Vedanta Resources for an open-pit bauxite mine in their sacred Niyamgiri Hills.

19 Aug 2013

The issue of what constitutes 'the good', in persons, in relationships and in society is an interesting one. It is far less straightforward than many assume, says Simon Barrow. He highlights the importance of theology, and the Christian doctrine of God in particular, for appreciating how we arrive at 'goodness', and how we develop an ethic based on communal virtue in the church and beyond.

19 Aug 2013

There must be a full, impartial and effective investigation into the shocking loss of life that has taken place in Egypt over the last week, say critics.

19 Aug 2013

Archbishop Justin Welby has expressed “special appreciation” for the Mexican Anglican Church's work with “those most marginalised by poverty and insecurity.”