Blogs

7 Jul 2013

The Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics is organising a mullti- disciplinary,multi-faith project to explore whether religious people and religious institutions benefit animals.

6 Jul 2013

The new Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, Dr Daleep Mukraji, has called on Methodists to "speak out, take sides," and "stand up for justice."

6 Jul 2013

Lawyers for four Guantanamo detainees have warned that the prison may become “a veritable force-feeding factory” during Ramadan.

5 Jul 2013

A national ‘Poverty Pilgrimage’, to highlight the plight of those living in poverty, will be launched at the Church of England’s General Synod on 7 July.

5 Jul 2013

Amnesty Inrernational has called on the new Pakistani government to impose an immediate moratorium on the use of the death penalty as a first step towards abolition.

4 Jul 2013

The General Synod will for the first time vote on a motion suggesting the Church should divest from fossil fuels companies.

4 Jul 2013

Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Education, praised church schools at a seminar at Lambeth Palace on 3 July and urged the Church of England to open new schools.

4 Jul 2013

The International Monetary Fund has agreed in principle to lend $5.3 billion to Pakistan over three years.