A Christian environmental charity has welcomed Government plans that could see straws, drinks stirrers and cotton buds made of plastic banned from shops in England.
Research by the Education Policy Institute has found that just one in ten disadvantaged pupils in England score grade 7-9 (A-A* in old system) in GCSE maths.
An allegation he had an affair with an adult film actress does not appear to have dampened Donald Trump's support among some Christians in the US.
A House of Lords select committee wants the Government to commit faith schools to promoting citizenship policies.
Twelve drug-related deaths in Barrow-in-Furness since last December have been described as "tragic" by a local church leader.
Former first lady Barbara Pierce Bush was "physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually ready to leave this life for the next," when she died aged 92 on Tuesday.
Christian peace campaigners at Pax Christi have accused the UK Government of "deafening silence" over a recent spate of killings by Israeli soldiers in Gaza.
A BBC reporter who broke a story about Sir Cliff Richard's home being searched by police following a child sex assault allegation has told a High Court judge that he "just reported the facts".
Cyprus's Orthodox Christian Church has defrocked a priest for sexually abusing his stepdaughter when she was a child.
The father of Alfie Evans has kissed the hand of the Pope and begged him to "save our son".
A new study has found that GPs are feeling they have become the "new clergy" with a growing number of patients looking to them to "heal their souls".
As the father of terminally-ill baby Alfie Evans appeals to the Pope, Catholic Bishops say they believe the decision-makers have acted 'with integrity'.
There's concern that short-term mission trips to orphanages around the world could be doing more harm than good.
Details surrounding the status of an Iranian Christian convert who was arrested 45 days ago and not heard from since have emerged.
A church in San Francisco will sing tracks by Beyoncé next week during a service dedicated to celebrating the international pop star.
Prayers were said as a US passenger plane blew an engine at 32,000ft causing a woman to be partially sucked out of a window.
The President of the United States has spoken out publicly in defence of an American pastor facing up to 35 years in a Turkish prison.
A report has revealed that there's been a 10% rise in assaults against health workers in the NHS in the last year.
Christian MPs have weighed in on proposals being debated on Tuesday afternoon to limit the Government's ability to take military action without consulting Parliament first.
The bishops of Croydon and Lichfield have each urged the Government to intervene in the case of a mother and daughter who have faced deportation from the UK to Botswana.