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Hurray for World Vision! Round One to the World's Impoverished Children - Or Not?

Terry Ally | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK
Terry Ally

After fighting hard, being the trailblazer for Christian organisations rights to hire and fire on faith basis and opposing USAID's attempt - just two years ago - to "strongly encourage" faith-based contractors to stop discriminating against LGBT people in order to receive federal funding, one wonders what went wrong in the World Vision board room.

Citizens First, Muslims Later: The Need to Redefine the Rohingya Muslim

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK
Preetam Kaushik

A population of 800,000, this is a community which has been in international spotlight since 2012, when a riot broke out in Rakhine state of western Myanmar. Commentaries on the violence point to ethnic tensions between Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims

15 Pictures Of Puckering Pope Francis

Elliot Wagland | Posted 10.04.2013 | UK

He has only been in the job a few months, but already Francis is living up to his claim of being a Pope of the people. Described as one of the most...

Turin Shroud Appears Live On TV

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK

The Turin Shroud, believed by many to be the burial cloth of Jesus Christ, has made a rare appearance live on TV with pictures of the sacred cloth mak...

Jessica Elgot

I Have Given Up My Private Life Forever, Pope Says | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK

Waving homemade signs, flags and passing countless small children up to the passing Popemobile, tens of thousands arrived to see Benedict XVI made his...

WATCH LIVE: Pope Benedict's Last Audience, With 200,000 People

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK

More than 200,000 people are expected to flood St Peter's Square on Wednesday for what will be the last audience with Pope Benedict XVI, before his re...

Pope Benedict XVI's Resignation Linked To Probe Into ‘Vatican Gay Officials'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK

Pope Benedict XVI’s decision to resign was reportedly influenced by the discovery of a gay “network” in the Vatican that led to some clergymen b...

Anonymous Hack Vatican

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK Tech

The Pope has become the latest victim of the hacking group Anonymous, which attacked the Vatican website on Wednesday evening. A Vatican spokesp...

Stay Positive in 2012, Despite the Grim Outlook!

Esther Williams | Posted 04.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Esther Williams

Following constant news reports predicting a grim outlook for this year, I dragged my guilt-ridden self out of bed at 8am just after Christmas to retu...