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Christian leaders representing over 1 billion people from 170 nations have sent an Open Letter to heads of the G20, calling for urgent action on corruption and tax evasion.
The Japanese authorities' continued practice of secret executions despite growing concerns on the country's use of the death penalty is a scar on the justice system, says Amnesty International.
More than million people can be lifted out of low pay by 2020 by pragmatic low-cost measures building on the economic recovery, says the final report of the independent Living Wage Commission.
New research from Shelter shows more than 80 per cent of properties for sale in England are unaffordable for the average working family looking to buy their first home.
Employers are to be banned from preventing staff on zero-hours contracts seeking extra work elsewhere. Business Secretary Vince Cable says "unscrupulous" firms have abused their flexibility.
As parties draw up their manifestos ahead of the General Election, Christian Aid, its supporters and faith groups are demanding that action to tackle climate change be at the heart of parties’ plans for government.
Last week a sick woman tweeted, "have been told spending time in sun would benefit osteoporosis one of my many ailments. I'm scared I'll be reported for fraud if I do."
As three Al-Jazeera journalists were sentenced to seven years in prison, Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) has called for an immediate end to all arms sales to the Egyptian regime.
Representatives of some of Ethiopia’s biggest aid donors are to send a team to the southwest of the country to investigate persistent reports of human rights abuses amongst the tribes living there.
A Church of England bishop has severely disciplined a priest for marrying his same-sex partner, while a gay vicar in another diocese has also got married.