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Senator booed off stage at historic summit on Middle East Christians

by Chine Mbubaegbu - 12th September 2014

RESPONSE to Ted Cruz comment that ‘Christians have no greater ally than Israel’ won’t detract from aims of inaugural event, say organisers. CHINE MBUBAEGBU reports.

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'Love jihad' - a sinister plot to convert or just political spin?

by Slok Gyawali - 10th September 2014

SLOK GYAWALI visits Uttar Pradesh to find out how 'love jihad' is dividing the voters ahead of Saturday's state by-election.

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Mission to provide sanitary products will keep African girls in school

by Ruth Gledhill - 5th September 2014

DISADVANTAGED girls in Africa can miss four days of schooling each month because they lack proper sanitary protection. RUTH GLEDHILL meets a clergyman who is about to change their prospects.

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    WHAT ARE THE RELIGIOUS trends that inform the thoughts, feelings and actions of Britain's Muslim communities? Philip Lewis reviews an indispensable and accessible work that lays bare the ideologies informing the main Islamic movements in Britain today.