Bible engagement falls below 40% among Americans, continuing a decade-long decline

A comprehensive survey conducted by the American Bible Society, “State of the Bible USA 2024,” has revealed a continuing decline in Bible engagement among Americans. Experts worry this trend could have far-reaching implications for the country’s spiritual and social fabric. According to the study, only 38% of American adults now engage with the Bible […]

Israeli soccer star leaves UK team after pro-Palestinian fan treatment – report

Israeli soccer player Liel Abada left his Glasgow-based team, Celtic FC, according to a statement by his former manager Avi Luzon. The 22-year-old winger has moved for a reported £8m fee and signed a deal until 2026, BBC News reported. Abada wrote that leaving Celtic “wasn’t in my plans, yet life’s unpredictable turns remind […]

At least 212 people detained across Russia at Navalny rallies- report

At least 212 people were detained at events in Russia on Friday and Saturday in memory of Alexei Navalny, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s most formidable domestic opponent, who died on Friday, according to rights group OVD-Info. Navalny, a 47-year-old former lawyer, fell unconscious and died on Friday after a walk at the “Polar Wolf” […]

Ethnic killings in one Sudan city left up to 15,000 dead – UN report

Between 10,000 and 15,000 people were killed in one city in Sudan’s West Darfur region last year in ethnic violence by the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF) and allied Arab militia, according to a United Nations report seen by Reuters on Friday. In the report to the UN Security Council, independent UN sanctions monitors […]

Detailed maps lead IDF intelligence to believe spies were used – report

Hamas was able to carry out their extensive October 7 massacre with help from spies within Israel’s borders, according to a report by The Guardian. The report alleges that Hamas was able to spend years drawing detailed maps thanks to the help of sources inside Israel, citing an IDF conclusion drawn from data found […]

BBC Arabic report on Oct 7 massacre criticized for downplaying Hamas

The Telegraph has reported on journalist Feras Kilani of BBC Arabic, who has come under scrutiny for producing two versions of an interview with senior Hamas leader Moussa Abu Marzouk. These versions, published in English and Arabic, present significantly different accounts of the October 7th massacre, in which 1,400 Israelis lost their lives at […]

UNRWA school celebrates Hamas’s ‘jihad warriors’ in Gaza – report

A school in Nablus run by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) posted a video to its official Facebook page in which a young student called for the victory of Hamas’s “Jihad warriors” in Gaza and evoked Mohammad’s defeat of the Jews at Khaybar, per […]