ANALYSIS Easter Rising: religious sacrifice or campaign of terror?

by - 29th April 2016

TODAY marks the end of the campaign that brought physical force back to Irish republican politics. PETER LYNAS asked three current leaders for their views

ANALYSIS Religion is like sex education: it must permeate the whole curriculum

by - 27th April 2016

RELIGION’s social and cultural importance must be explored in Britain for security’s sake, Professor John Wolffe told MPs this week.

ANALYSIS The battle for Pakistan

by - 28th March 2016

AS we drove home from Easter Sunday celebrations we could hear the chanting: thousands of people in the heart of Pakistan’s capital city demanding that the government institute a policy of ethnic cleansing.

ANALYSIS The Marrakesh Declaration avoids hard questions

by - 26th February 2016

EXCITEMENT greeted a recent peace initiative for Muslim-majority countries – but would Prophet Mohammad himself have signed up?