NSS questions NHS trust’s decision to use spiritual healing

Posted: Wed, 28 Aug 2019

The NSS has questioned why an NHS trust has hired a therapist who will specialise in reiki, a form of spiritual healing. Read More »

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Domestic abuse campaigners given formal role at IICSA inquiry

Posted: Thu, 25 Jul 2019

Campaigners against domestic abuse within minority religious communities will be give formal roles in hearings at a child abuse inquiry. Read More »

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Government admits it’s struggled to define extremism

Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2019

The government has "struggled" to define extremism, the home secretary has said. Read More »


Government warns Islamic independent school over sex segregation

Posted: Wed, 10 Jul 2019

An Islamic independent school that unlawfully segregates male and female pupils has been warned by the government. Read More »

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BBC dilutes protections for religious ideas after NSS lobbying

Posted: Mon, 08 Jul 2019

The BBC has watered down some protections for religious ideas but retained a clause placing a premium on depictions of the Islamic prophet Muhammad in new editorial guidelines.

The corporation has removed a requirement that content "likely to cause offence"... Read More »

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Seventh Day Adventist schools warned over safeguarding concerns

Posted: Fri, 05 Jul 2019

Two independent Seventh Day Adventist schools have been warned by the government over safeguarding concerns. Read More »

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