Worldwide commission aims to end energy poverty in sub-Saharan Africa and south Asia by driving investment in new technology Electricity could be delivered to more than a billion people currently living
“A minister, a pub landlord and a mayor … it sounds like the start of a really bad joke, doesn’t it?” The Rev Matt Finch laughs as he recalls the origins of a novel attempt to create a paragon of mental
So when declining membership forces Twinbrook’s ministry to end in August, the Rev. Jill McCrory says, she’ll rest easy knowing that her congregation will build on its legacy by selling the church and
Losing her dad, Richard, in October 2010 was “heart-shattering,” Leth said Wednesday in an email. But it also gave her a sense of purpose: to use every word she wrote and piece of art she created to try
Joshua Harris says his marriage is over and apologises to LGBT+ people for promoting bigotry The American author of a bestselling Christian guide to relationships for young people has announced that his
Camden citizens’ proposals focus on housing, transport and green space Britain’s first climate assembly has agreed on 17 proposals for action to tackle the climate crisis, including installing solar panels
The European commission has launched legal action that could protect one of the best-known birds of the English countryside from extinction. The turtle dove – once a familiar sound of summer in south-east
Mulhouse has turned around its image and now boasts more shops opening than closing, thanks to smart planning, investment and community efforts On a lane in what was once considered eastern France’s grimmest
Campaigners hail scheme to protect and restore forests around the world as ‘pivotal step’ towards ensuring goods remain untainted The EU has taken a “pivotal step” towards addressing the deforestation
“I’d been feeling terribly sad about it, and she said, ‘Mary, there are always going to be tragedies in the world, but there will always be more good — you just have to look for it,' " Latham, 32, recalled.
Poet, dancer and a reggae singer were among those displaying their skills in Sicily A teenage poet from Nigeria, a reggae singer from Sierra Leona and a Colombian dancer were among those competing in this
Universo Santi in the southern Spanish city of Jerez is dedicated to helping people with disabilities join the mainstream workforce The first thing that strikes you is the calm, the light, the modern on
This man scours thrift stores and basements for wheelchairs and crutches. Then he gives them to the needy.
Sudabattula, now 23, vividly remembers that some of the children were missing limbs, and used old lawn chairs with bicycle tires attached as wheelchairs. “But most of them were still laughing and smiling