With 80% of the vote, the General Synod of the United Church of Christ just divested from corporations that profit off the occupation. In the words of the UCC Palestine-Israel Network, "the days of praying for peace and paying for occupation are over."
The Dalai Lama's planned visits to the UK in 2015 provide an opportunity for our politicians to show that they have more respect for a man who represents peace, dialogue and compassion than a government which denies freedom to its own people and routine
Armed police, the military, SAS and spies are staging a mock 'marauding terrorist attack' on the streets of London today to test how emergency services deal with a deadly atrocity in the wake of the ISIS killings in Tunisia.
Let's just get Greece sorted
All this dithering over Greece is getting boring. European ministers flexing their muscles and posturing over whether they can help the Greek people or not. Why don't we the people just sort it instead?
The SHE Shuttle is yet another trendsetting initiative being launched by SCSC, a first of its kind in the entire country.The council, in its pursuit of promoting safety and security to the Cyberabad IT Corridor.
Next Monday, July 6, will mark His Holiness the Dalai Lama s 80th birthday. A auspicious occasion to express your admiration for his commitments to promoting human values, religious harmony & promotion of Tibetan culture. Tashi Delek.
Turkish police used water cannons and tear gas against gay pride marchers trying to rally in Istanbul's central square on Sunday, forcing the thousands of demonstrators to gather several blocks away. Two people were injured, according to the Dogan news
Turkish police fired water cannon and rubber pellets to disperse a gay pride parade in central Istanbul on Sunday, after organizers said they had been refused permission to march this year because of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.