Former Prime Minister Mr Blair has described the case of a Sudanese woman, sentenced to death for refusing to renounce her Christian faith, as a "brutal and sickening distortion of faith," it was reported in The Times (£)
The case has prompted questions over whether the UK should continue giving aid to countries which do not respect human rights.
More top news
A man, believed to be in his 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene after apparently suffering a heart attack.
A healthy retired nurse has ended her life at a Swiss suicide clinic because she did not want to become old.
Fine for most on Monday but turning increasingly windy