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Muhammad Noormahomed

Preacher fired for being a lesbian loses appeal against church

1 October 2014 10:46

The Supreme Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by a lesbian minister who was fired from the Methodist Church of South Africa after announcing her same-sex marriage from the pulpit.

‘Desmond Tutu’s silence on Dalai Lama visa row surprising’

1 October 2014 10:31

Iranian Nobel peace laureate Shirin Ebadi, who will boycott a summit in South Africa over its refusal to grant the Dalai Lama a visa, said she was surprised Desmond Tutu had not spoken out about his country’s move.