News by Religion and Belief

Religion news 23 July 2021

July 22, 2021

No new Covid cases from this year's Hajj; Humanists UK assemble coalition to fight limitation on judicial review; Social security system is pushing families into debt; Tittle tattle tabloid journalism behind downfall of senior US Catholic cleric
Religion news 21 July 2021

July 21, 2021

Muslims mark Eid al-Adha in pandemic’s shadow; Top US Catholic leader resigns amid allegations of improper behaviour; Facebook to promote Holocaust education in 12 languages; String of resignations over abuse at US mega church
Religion news 20 July 2021

July 19, 2021

Labour set to expel hundreds who deny extent of antisemitism in party; Theos thinktank calls for end to unpaid overtime; Hajj pilgrims wear smart bracelets to combat Covid-19
Religion news 19 July 2021

July 18, 2021

60,000 pilgrims begin the annual Hajj as related UK business reel from Covid cuts; Covid restrictions are lifted by CofE but it warns people to be cautious; Turkey condemns EU headscarves ban as Islamophobic and discriminatory
Millions miss out and UK business take a hit as Hajj pilgrims cut to 60,000

July 18, 2021

Millions of Muslims are unable to attend the Hajj in Saudi Arabia this month because of the Covid-19 pandemic – and British businesses are feeling the impact.
Religion news 16 July 2021

July 16, 2021

EU ruling says companies can ban employees wearing religious symbols; May was record ‘month of hate' against the Jewish Community; COVID-19 takes toll on Catholic clergy in hard-hit countries