The Sikh Federation UK wanted the 2021 Census to have a "tick-box" option for people to record themselves as being of Sikh ethnicity.
The Dalai Lama has doubled down on comments made in 2015 that a female successor would need to be attractive to take on the role.
A child protection campaigner has claimed the Pope’s announcement of internally reporting child abuse in the Catholic Church will not help to prevent the crimes.
Campaigners for LGBT rights have held a protest outside a Christian conference offering support for people experiencing "same sex temptations".
A priest in northern Poland has apologised after he led a public burning of the Harry Potter series and other books.
The chief executive of the National Secular Society has said it is "bigotry" for parents to protest against their children learning about homosexuality.
Gay people have been forced to have heterosexual sex as part of conversion therapy requested by religious leaders, a Church of England campaign group has claimed.
Former US cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been defrocked by Pope Francis, after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing Confession and sexual crimes against minors and adults.
The Labour MP said he was "astonished" that a Birmingham-based Muslim school was not allowing girls to eat lunch until after boys had finished.
Conservative MP Crispin Blunt is calling for the tradition of saying prayers at the beginning of parliamentary business to be abolished.
Channel 4’s former Head of Religion Aaqil Ahmed has said Religious Education lessons are important to stop the “vacuum of stupidity”, after it was revealed that parents are removing their children from the lessons.
A Reverend has claimed he is "mystified" by new Church of England guidelines which state priests should should call in social workers or police officers before they carry out an exorcism on a child.
A Muslim man has begun a High Court fight after complaining that a council breached his human rights by preventing him from building an edge around his father's grave.
A tribunal will take place to decide whether veganism is a philosophical or religious belief during a landmark legal case.
The alleged incident took place outside Parliament whilst Ravneet Singh was waiting to meet an MP
Caller Ken spoke to James Whale and Ash to warn them to look after their health
Human rights group Karma Nirvana says call numbers from South Asians about LGBT issues are rising
Despite evidence suggesting the storm was caused by climate change and adverse weather, some are claiming it was a punishment from God
The ritual has proved deadly in the past with thousands dying due to stampedes
George Galloway says world authorities should intervene if we want Armageddon to stay away
Rabbi Stuart Altshuler says people feel they’re losing a sense of values and structure and framework
George Galloway says he wants Muslims to help make sure no one else straps explosives to their backs
Musician Shaun Ryder said he was supposed to go to the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester with his family, but didn't because it was a nice day
A Sikh man argued that he should have been allowed to carry a kirpan in public, because it is a religious symbol rather than a weapon
After visiting his parents in Pakistan, Muslim student Zia Shah was told he could not travel back to the US to attend his course at the University of Chicago, but was not told why
Cadbury and the National Trust have been criticised for promoting an egg hunt without using the word Easter
Cadbury has been accused of airbrushing faith because they didn't include the word Easter on some promotional material for an egg hunt
The European Court of Justice has said that employers can instruct all employees to 'dress neutrally' meaning political, philosophical and religious signs would be banned
Ajmal Masroor says it's fine to ask women to cover their heads but not men, as women spend more on hair products
The European Court of Justice has said employers are entitled to ban headscarves if it is based on company rules which require the employees to dress neutrally