Media Centre

Daily Briefing: Tuesday 28 August 2012

Today's press coverage

Sun p26 More on the milking-parlour blessing.

Gdn p15; Times p26; Wall Street Journal (Europe) p6 More on the aftermath of the jailing of Pussy Riot members. http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/aug/27/pussy-riot-interview-yekaterina-samutsevich?newsfeed=true http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/world/europe/article3519868.ece


Gdn p19; Times p23 Reports and comment on implications for local Christians of latest use of Pakistan's blasphemy laws. http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/aug/27/pakistani-muslim-christian-girl-blasphemy http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/world/asia/article3520008.ece http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/world/asia/article3520009.ece  

Letters
Times p20, about the Nicklinson case, from Martin Woodier; and Tony Phillips http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/opinion/letters/article3519895.ece; and about the Scouting movement, from Canon Arthur Siddall; Claire McNicholl; Gail Maxwell; and the Revd Paul Nicholson (Zacchaeus 2000 Trust) http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/opinion/letters/article3519900.ece .
D Mirror p42, about the Nicklinson case, from Steve Spratling; Annie Dixon; G Engel; Ken Pennington; M J Brown; Steve Fuller; and Neil Stirling.
Ind p18, about 'fundamentalism', from Alistair McBay (Nat Sec Soc) http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/letters/letters-quiet-rural-roads-safe-for-cyclists-8082439.html?origin=internalSearch (scroll down)

Obituary
Ind p46: Abune Paulos, religious leader and peace activist. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/abune-paulos-religious-leader-and-peace-activist-8082407.html?origin=internalSearch