French Muslims look to science to determine start of Ramadan

May 10, 2013

(A crescent moon is seen with the planet Jupiter in the sky over Amman December 1, 2008. REUTERS/Ali Jarekji)

World Jewish leaders urge crackdown on far-right in Europe

May 7, 2013

(An Orthodox Jewish man sits outside the building where the 14th Plenary Assembly of the World Jewish Congress is taking place, in Budapest May 5, 2013.  REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh)

Europe needs more appropriate powers to fight extremism: Germany’s Westerwelle

May 6, 2013

(Eniko Kovacs Hegedus, parliamentary member of Hungary’s far-right Jobbik party, delivers a speech to hundreds of far-right supporters during a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest May 4, 2013. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh)

Hungary’s PM slams anti-Semitism but disappoints world Jewish meet

May 6, 2013

(Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban delivers a speech during the 14th Plenary Assembly of the World Jewish Congress in Budapest May 5, 2013.  REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh )

Hungarian far-right decries ‘Israeli plot’ before World Jewish Congress Budapest meet

May 4, 2013

(Supporters of Hungary’s far-right Jobbik party attend a rally against the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in Budapest May 4, 2013. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh )

Ex-Catholic has no right to keep his Church job, German court rules

April 26, 2013

(A sign reading ‘Arbeitsgerichte’ (Labour courts) is pictured in the late evening in Hamburg September 1, 2012. REUTERS/Morris Mac Matzen )

Catholic rebel group criticises Pope Francis’s focus on service to poor

April 19, 2013

(Bishop Bernard Fellay gestures during a priests and deacons ordination ceremony in Econe June 29, 2012.  REUTERS/Denis Balibouse)

French cardinal warns that gay marriage law risks provoking violence

April 16, 2013

(French Archbishop of Paris Cardinal Andre Vingt-trois carries a cross in the gardens of the Montmartre’s Sacre Coeur Basilica during the annual Good Friday “Stations of the Cross” procession in Paris March 29, 2013.  REUTERS/Charles Platiau)

French Chief Rabbi Gilles Bernheim quits in plagiarism case

April 11, 2013

(Chief Rabbi of France Gilles Bernheim leaves after a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris December 16, 2011. REUTERS/Charles Platiau )