The Skye church attended by SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford is seeking talks with the politician after he voted to legalise abortion and same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland.
More than 10,000 signatures have been collected in 48 hours against the liberalisation of Northern Ireland’s abortion laws, it has been claimed.
An Alabama prosecutor has dropped a manslaughter charge against a woman who lost her unborn child when she was shot during a fight.
Actress and comedienne Tiffany Haddish has said she chose to join a boycott of the US state of Georgia after she read the state’s new anti-abortion legislation.
More than 1,000 women from Northern Ireland travelled to England or Wales for abortions last year.
The Russian protest band Pussy Riot is planning a concert in Alabama to benefit Planned Parenthood, after the US state passed the nation’s toughest anti-abortion law.
Power to protect women attending abortion clinics should be given to local councils, the Scottish Government has been told.
A US judge has issued an order to keep Missouri’s only abortion clinic operating despite the objections of state health officials.
The number of abortions in Scotland is at a 10-year high, official statistics indicate.
A federal judge has temporarily blocked a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, at about six weeks of pregnancy.
The governor of Missouri has signed a bill that bans abortion from the eighth week of pregnancy – without exceptions for cases of rape or incest – making it among the most restrictive policy in the US.
Abortion providers have asked a US federal judge to block an Alabama law that would ban most abortions in the state.
An anti-abortion group has lost its legal challenge against the Scottish Government’s decision to allow women to take abortion pills at home.
Hundreds of demonstrators have marched on the Alabama state legislature to protest against a newly-approved abortion ban.
Spain and Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin has called on men to “not hide away from” the abortion discussion, saying it is an issue for “every human being” after some abortion laws became more strict in the US.
Missouri’s Republican-led House has passed legislation designed to survive court challenges, which would ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy.
Missouri’s Republican-led House is expected to pass a sweeping bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, on legislators’ final day in session.
People across social media have been sharing the hashtag #YouKnowMe in protest at a restrictive bill in Alabama that blocks abortion in most cases.
The governor of Kentucky has launched an appeal against a federal judge’s ruling that struck down a state abortion law that would halt a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies.
Lady Gaga has joined the list of celebrities condemning Alabama’s strict new laws virtually outlawing abortions.
Alabama’s new law restricting abortion in nearly every circumstance has moved one of the most polarising issues in American politics to the centre of the 2020 presidential campaign.
Democratic presidential candidates are condemning Alabama’s approval of a ban on nearly all abortions, and warning that Republican-controlled legislatures around the country may follow suit.
Actress Milla Jovovich has revealed she underwent an emergency abortion as she became the latest celebrity to criticise strict laws in the US.
Jameela Jamil has hit out at what she called an “upsetting, inhumane” abortion law in the US, saying she once had a termination and that it was the “best decision” she ever made.
The UK Government must respond to a court ruling that Northern Ireland’s abortion laws are in breach of human rights laws, the Women and Equalities Committee has said.
A proposal that would effectively outlaw most abortions in Tennessee if the US Supreme Court overturns the historic 1973 decision legalising the procedure has been passed by state politicians.
An anti-abortion group has filed a lawsuit against Aberdeen University and its student association, after it was refused permission to start a society around its members’ beliefs.
An anti-abortion group that lost its legal challenge against a Scottish Government move to allow women to take abortion pills at home is to return to court.
Two stars of Channel 4’s Derry Girls have demanded the decriminalisation of abortion in Northern Ireland as they delivered a 60,000-strong petition to Secretary of State Karen Bradley.
Stars of hit TV show Derry Girls are heading to Westminster to demand changes to Northern Ireland’s abortion laws.
Irish hospitals with a Catholic ethos will be expected to carry out abortions when the country’s new laws on terminations come into effect, the Taoiseach has made clear.