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Review: Athelstan by Tom Holland

Series like Vikings portray Christians as joyless and pillagers as fun-loving

It seems odd that the Holy Father should so openly take one side in the controversy over European integration

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Right-on politics has become the prestige faith for the rich

Pope Francis arrives in the country today and will visit a once-notorious prison on Wednesday

From January 2015: Charlie Hebdo made fun of all religions, including ours – and sometimes that is needed

Britain, the United States and South America have all suffered from extreme weather

The Republican candidate seems to be immune to public shaming

Baby had umbilical cord attached but is well

Nissar Hussain, who had to have surgery after the attack, has suffered persecution for ‘apostasy’ for many years