A Chinese evangelicalist

Church of the Almighty God: what is China's 'demon-killing' cult?

Briefing Thu 21 Aug, AT 15:23

Described as a 'plague on humankind', members of the sect are going on trial for a brutal murder

Thai Muslims release hundred of balloons after a morning prayer marking the start of the Islamic feast of Eid al-fitr

Eid al-Fitr festival marks end of Ramadan for Muslims

Briefing Mon 28 Jul, AT 11:11

A month of fasting comes to an end with prayers, food, gifts – and not a little confusion over dates

Ramadan: when does it end, and other questions

Briefing Thu 24 Jul, AT 14:46

The Muslim holy month of Ramadan is now underway. What does it involve for the faithful?

A young girl reads a children's book

Children exposed to religion 'more likely to believe in fairy tales'

One-Minute Read Tue 22 Jul, AT 12:21

Religion has a 'powerful' impact on a child's ability to separate reality from fiction, say researchers

Muslim men pray during Ramadan in London

Anti-Muslim hate crimes increase in England and Wales

Briefing Mon 7 Jul, AT 15:12

Attacks against Muslims have 'skyrocketed' since murder of Lee Rigby, new study shows

Do Israel's hardline settlers qualify as 'terrorists'?

Thu 15 May, AT 09:41 Venetia Rainey

The vandalism and violence perpetrated by Jewish extremists has gone too far, say moderate Israelis

Halal chickens hang for sale on a butchers stall

Halal: what is halal meat and is it inhumane?

Briefing Thu 8 May, AT 11:59

Millions in the UK may be eating unlabelled halal meat. Here are the facts about religious slaughter practices

Rowan Williams

Lord Williams: Britain a 'post-Christian' country

One-Minute Read Sun 27 Apr, AT 08:57

Former Archbishop of Canterbury enters on-going debate

Pope John Paul II

Should John Paul II be made a saint? The case for and against

Briefing Thu 24 Apr, AT 12:47

John Paul II is set to be canonised on Sunday. Is it too soon to make the divisive pope a saint?

The St George flag

St George's Day: why England won't celebrate its patron saint

Briefing Tue 22 Apr, AT 14:25

How St George, a third-century Roman soldier from modern-day Turkey, came to be patron saint of England

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