Blogs

1 Oct 2014

The Anglican Bishop of Manchester says that the Church can "be on the right side of equality issues", after years struggling with them.

30 Sep 2014

A new report claims children in trouble with the law are being put on electronic tags, given curfews, then sent back to prison because of failures in the system meant to support them.

30 Sep 2014

Afghanistan’s new government under President Ashraf Ghani must put the focus on tackling the country’s persistent human rights issues, says Amnesty International.

29 Sep 2014

David Cameron still has time to ensure the safety of mentally-ill Briton Mohammad Asghar, who was shot in a Pakistani jail last week, says the legal charity Reprieve.

28 Sep 2014

IS has recruited more than 6,000 new fighters since the US began targeting the violently militant group with air strikes in August 2014.

28 Sep 2014

Bombing plays into the hands of IS, whereas education, development and refugee support can begin to address underlying causes, says Giles Fraser.