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'Femme au Chien' by Pablo Picasso (PA)

Picasso admitted that the purpose of art was to elevate and console us

'Politicians have bought in to the over-population agenda for too long'

As the mother of a Down’s daughter my heart sinks at every new ‘breakthrough’

Nick Clegg has said the reforms are a "matter of genuine disagreement" for the Coalition (PA)

Nick Clegg has said that proposals to relax rules on how many children nursery staff can look after had been “roundly criticised” by parents, providers and experts.

Emily Davison throwing herself under the King's horse at the Epsom Derby in 1913

Despite what Germaine Greer says, true liberation comes from self-sacrifice

Fiona Bruce MP sponsored the Ten Minute Rule Bill (PA)

A new booklet written by a recently deceased priest shows us how

Russia's pious president (AP)

Russian leaders have always used the church for their own purposes

A screenshot of the apology that Jake Genesis has posted on his website

Like all Catholics, Jake Genesis is on a journey of reconciliation and redemption

Smoking in public places is now banned in the UK Photo: PA

Cigarette smoking doesn’t damage the soul but pornography does irreparable harm to it. If this is the case with adults, how much more so, on the impressionable souls and minds of children?

A man weeps outside the Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich (PA)

Would it not be more just to execute perpetrators rather than incarcerate them?

Pro-life protestors at a vigil in Dublin

Anne R Lastman’s Redeeming Grief avoids politicising abortion debate