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Peer faces formal complaint after calling on Muslims to "address the violence in the Qur’an"

Peer faces formal complaint after calling on Muslims to "address the violence in the Qur’an"

Wed, 26 Nov 2014

Lord Pearson of Rannoch is facing a formal complaint from Labour MP Khalid Mahmood, after calling on Muslims to "address the violence in the Qur'an."

Head of Russian Orthodox Church says secularization in Europe has reached “apocalyptic dimensions,” calls for “Christian values”

Head of Russian Orthodox Church says secularization in Europe has reached “apocalyptic dimensions,” calls for “Christian values”

Tue, 25 Nov 2014

Patriarch Kirill said Europe has abandoned its "Christian identity" and that the "process of secularization" has reached "apocalyptic dimensions".

The Law Society withdraws controversial Sharia guidance and apologises

The Law Society withdraws controversial Sharia guidance and apologises

Mon, 24 Nov 2014

The sharia succession practice note has been withdrawn by the Law Society, following widespread criticism for gender discrimination.

Theresa May announces new measures to curb extremism

Theresa May announces new measures to curb extremism

Mon, 24 Nov 2014

The Home Secretary has announced a raft of new measures to prevent extremism, radicalisation and terrorism.