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Mary Bale put a cat in a bin because she thought it was funny. But could you do the same? (Photo: PA wire)

In fact, I suspect that I might be capable of something much worse

A camp set up by the Pakistan Army for the thousands displaced by the flood (Photo: AP)

To begin with, where did President Ali Zardari get his personal fortune of £1.5 billion? I only ask

Gill and Gill sold everything from tools and tin tacks to scythes and wax candles (photo courtesy of the Oxford Times)

Gill and Gill traded under 20 monarchs and 76 prime ministers: now we are living in a new and impersonal world

A 1972 photo of the wreckage at Claudy (PA wire)

Imagine discovering that you have regularly received the sacraments from a mass murderer

Jon Venables, in a police photo from 1993 (Photo: PA)

But even if they believed him, they would still be out for retribution, not rehabilitation

This teddy bear T-shirt was sold during the Pope's trip to America in 2008 alongside the fluffy white "Benny Bear" (Photo: CNS)

Where, oh where is the gaudiness (and enthusiasm) we expect from Catholic tat?

Our descendants will look back in amazement at the gullibility of our age

How anti-Christian is the Green movement?

Cardinal Pell has got it right: the Green ethic IS designed to replace Judaeo-Christianity

David Cameron shakes hands with Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari at Chequers (Peter Macdiarmid/PA Wire)

The dysfunctional, corrupt and intolerant nature of the Pakistani state bodes ill for the flood victims

The Right Revd Geoffrey Rowell, the third Anglican Bishop of Gibraltar in Europe (Steve Parsons/PA Wire)

But don’t hold your breath: it will take years