Tag: Religion

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Netanyahu, rightist allies appear to fall short of majority

Netanyahu, rightist allies appear to fall short of majority

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fell short of securing a parliamentary majority with his natural religious and nationalist allies in na [...]

5 rights groups urge UN chief to condemn China over Muslims

Five human rights organizations are urging U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to condemn the Chinese government's detention of more than a m [...]
Mormon leader reaffirms church's opposition to gay marriage

Mormon leader reaffirms church's opposition to gay marriage

The leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reaffirmed Tuesday the religion's opposition to gay marriage, saying God's law dict [...]

Lawyer: Chicago archdiocese has paid out $80M to law firm

A prominent attorney for victims of sexual abuse by clergy says the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago has paid $80 million to clients represe [...]
Las Vegas man faces weapons charge in synagogue, other plots

Las Vegas man faces weapons charge in synagogue, other plots

A former security guard accused of compiling bomb components and guns to kill people at a Las Vegas synagogue and drawing up plans to attack a ba [...]

Greek schools to stop recording pupils' faith, nationality

Greece's Education Ministry says it's agreed to remove all references to schoolchildren's religious faith and nationality from school records and [...]

Trial opens against controversial Turkish televangelist

A controversial Turkish Islamic televangelist and cult leader has gone on trial on more than a dozen charges, including forming a criminal gang, [...]

Most senior Catholic pedophile appeals Australia convictions

The most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children has lodged an appeal in Australia's highest court against his conviction [...]

Norway police: Suspected mosque gunman's sister shot 4 times

Norwegian police say the teenage stepsister of a man suspected of an attempted terrorist attack on a mosque was shot three times in the head and [...]
Iran's supreme leader: No talk with the US at any level

Iran's supreme leader: No talk with the US at any level

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says "there will be no talks with the U.S. at any level" — remarks apparently meant to end all specu [...]
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