France’s far-right to ban faith-based school lunch options in towns it governs

By Reuters Staff
April 4, 2014

(Marine Le Pen, France’s far-right National Front political party leader, delivers a speech at the party headquarters in Nanterre, March 30, 2014.  REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol)

Appeals court upholds New York City ban on worship services in schools

By Reuters Staff
April 4, 2014

(The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York, 10 July 2012/Bjoertvedt )

New York City’s ban on religious worship services inside school buildings after hours was ruled constitutional on Thursday by a federal appeals court.

Man and myth collide as Indian Hindu nationalist Modi eyes final ascent to power

April 4, 2014

(Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi addresses his supporters during a rally ahead of the general election in Itanagar in the northeastern Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh March 31, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer)

Pussy Riot protesters cleared of religious hatred charge in Russia

By Reuters Staff
April 4, 2014

(Russian punk band Pussy Riot members Maria Alyokhina (L) and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova (2nd L) along with a masked member speak to journalists during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, in Adler February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov)

Belgian Trappist monks overwhelmed by their “world’s best beer” tag

April 4, 2014

(Two glasses of Trappist Westvleteren beer are seen at the brewery in Westvleteren February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir)

Queen Elizabeth gives Pope Francis eggs, whisky, beer at Vatican meeting

April 4, 2014

(Britain’s Queen Elizabeth (C) and Prince Philip (L) present gifts to Pope Francis during a meeting at the Vatican April 3, 2014. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini)

Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory apologizes for lavish living, may sell mansion

By Reuters Staff
April 2, 2014

(Archbishop Wilton Gregory  in Washington, January 6, 2004. REUTERS/Larry Downing)

Apocalyptic prophecies drive both sides to Syrian battle for end of time

April 2, 2014

(Free Syrian Army fighters walk with their weapons in Azaz village, north of Aleppo March 30, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan)

Far-right Jobbik party baits Jews in Hungarian election campaign

By Reuters Staff
March 31, 2014

(Members of the media crowd outside a former synagogue, where far-right Jobbik party gathers for a town hall meeting, in Esztergom February 14, 2014.  REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo)

‘Noah’ rains down on ‘Divergent’ and ‘Muppets’ to win U.S. movie box office

By Reuters Staff
March 31, 2014

(Actors Russell Crowe (L) and Hugh Jackman arrive for the UK premiere of “Noah” in Leicester Square in London, March 31, 2014. REUTERS/Paul Hackett)