church state relations

  • July 5, 2011

    Churches in Liechtenstein, one of the world's smallest countries need to face up to government plans to withdraw state subsidies under new legislation.

  • March 18, 2010

    The Constitutional Court of the Slovak Republic’s recent ruling on 'religious registration' is very bad news for presently unregistered smaller churches and organisations, says Lubomir Martin Ondrasek. A more just solution is needed.

  • March 14, 2010

    Human rights, faith and minority groups are expressing concern that some Hindu activists are pressuring the Nepalese government to reimpose Hinduism as the state religion.

  • December 16, 2008

    A year after the repeal of blasphemy from English law, religious defamation laws are tightening their grip on the world, with the apparent support of the United Nations.

  • February 9, 2008

    Tom Wright is bishop of Durham. Rabinder Singh is a member of Matrix Law Chambers. Roger Smith is director of JUSTICE. Lord Hoffman is the Lord of Appeal in Ordinary.

  • January 29, 2007

    In a further response to an article by the new leader of the Australia Labor Party, Kevin Rudd, on 'Faith and Politics', a senior Cabinet minister has accused him of using his Christian faith for political point scoring.