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The UN Secretary-General has called for direct dialogue between all concerned amid the growing tensions in the Crimea region of Ukraine.
The full motion (the "question put and agreed", in parliamentary language) in the WOW petition debate on a cumulative impact assessment welfare reform in the House of Commons on 27 February 2014 is set out in full below.
Disabled and sick campaigners have welcomed the outcome of a parliamentary debate on the harmful impact on welfare changes.
The European Parliament has overwhelmingly condemned the covert drone strikes that have killed thousands of civilians in countries such as Pakistan and Yemen.
A packed meeting at Westminster has focused on Narendra Modi, prime ministerial candidate of the far-right Bharatiya Janata Party in India’s forthcoming elections.
What is poverty? Ask this question and surely the vast majority of people would reply ‘not having enough money’ or words to that effect.
Israeli forces have displayed a callous disregard for human life by killing dozens of Palestinian civilians, says a leading human rights NGO in a new report.
Politicians on all sides must act to stop disabled, sick and vulnerable people being scapegoated and sidelined in debates about welfare and benefits, says Christian think-tank Ekklesia.
The House of Commons will today (27 February 2014) debate the impact of current UK welfare reform on sick and disabled people and carers.