Analysis: The rage and indignation on both sides of the conflict — many of us not directly involved — is largely missing a rational understanding of the situation.
Senior church leaders of different denominations, even some conservative leaders, have spoken up against the prime minister's welfare cuts.
Analysis: Predictions that the Bharatiya Janata Party will win India's elections in May are "flashing warning lights for India's Muslim minority."
Analysis: The "quenelle" controversy continues to engulf a soccer star and popular entertainer on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Analysis: From Buddhism to Confucianism and Christianity, most religious movements throughout history have 'played politics' to survive.
Analysis: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has not shown his usual vociferousness on the world stage lately, though the Jewish right-wing in America hasn't necessarily followed suit.
Analysis: The US is more religious than many other high-income countries, and this strong religious voice has influenced government since the beginning.
In Bihar state, several bombs went off at a rally for the Hindu nationalist party on Sunday. Though a suspect has been arrested, it may take more investigation to get to the bottom of the crime.
A recent Daily Mail story put Labour Party leader Ed Miliband and his father in the crosshairs with the headline, "The man who hated Britain."