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George Clooney (AP)

Clooney said the award to Marguerite Barankitse should inspire everyone to stand up for those in need

Fr Bernard Kenvi helps a Muslim child fleeing violence climb down from a truck in Bossemptele, Central African Republic. He is also pictured below (CNS photo/Siegfried Modola, Reuters)

The Aurora Prize, presented by George Clooney, aims to honour those who stood up for Armenians during the 1915 genocide

George Clooney is set to star in a special charity episode of Downton Abbey (CNS)

The Orthodox guide to surviving Advent

There’s no need to adopt their fasting rules, but we can learn quite a bit from the Russians’ preparations for Christmas

A scene from Joshua Oppenheimer's The Act of Killing, filmed near Lake Toba in Indonesia

The best films of 2013

Executioners in Indonesia, astronauts adrift in space and a writer blocked in Rome have helped make 2013 a memorable year for film lovers