Blogs

30 Dec 2013

The Bishop of Southwark has criticised ministers who refuse to recognise food poverty and meet with those who set up foodbanks.

30 Dec 2013

Penan families from the Malaysian state of Sarawak are blockading in protest against the Shin Yang logging and oil palm plantation company.

30 Dec 2013

A new website has been launched to press for better standards in privately rented accommodation in Scotland.

30 Dec 2013

The UN has called on Iraqi to ensure maximum security for 3,200 Iranian exiles in a camp near Baghdad airport.

29 Dec 2013

Vulnerable children who run away from home or care in England are more likely to ‘fall through the gaps’ because of new police definitions, says the Children’s Society.

29 Dec 2013

How to make room for strangers at Christmastide? For some US churches practical support for migrants is the answer.

28 Dec 2013

Pussy Riot activists recently released from prison have “extended an olive branch” to the Russian Orthodox Church.

28 Dec 2013

Commuters, environmentalists and transport groups are concerned about the impact of price increases by rail companies next year

28 Dec 2013

The office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights says Uganda's new anti-gay law is colonial and discriminatory.