Blogs

31 May 2013

The UK economy would have grown three times faster last year if the government had prevented decline in the construction industry, according to new analysis from the TUC.

30 May 2013

A new law on non-governmental organisations in Egypt, would effectively be a death blow to independent civil society in Egypt, says Amnesty International.

29 May 2013

Asserting that “We are in danger of losing what the ecumenical spirit is all about,” historical theologian and longtime British ecumenical activist, the Rev Dr Keith Clements, has argued that people and churches need to rediscover the essential “ecumenical dynamic” at the heart of the movement.

29 May 2013

Participants in an international conference on Christian presence in the Middle East have issued a statement supporting two abducted Metropolitans from Aleppo.

29 May 2013

A World Council of Churches conference has issued a joint statement calling the churches and agencies to solidarity with Middle East Christians.

29 May 2013

The Anglican Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will address the annual British Methodist Conference on Wednesday 10 July 2013.

29 May 2013

A court appeal by two members of a prominent Saudi Arabian human rights organisation is a bid for justice amid a broader crackdown on activism, says Amnesty.