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Apr 19, 2017
Islamic State claims attack near Egyptian monastery, according to US reportsThe Islamic State jihadist group has taken credit for a deadly ambush at an Egyptian police checkpoint near the iconic Saint Catherine's Monastery in Sinai late Tuesday, US terrorist-tracking organisation SITE reports.
Apr 20, 2017
Fox News sacks popular news anchor Bill O'Reilly over harassment allegationsFox News on Wednesday severed its relationship with Bill O'Reilly, sacking its biggest star and America's most-watched cable news anchor over a flood of sexual harassment allegations and crashing advertising sales.
Apr 16, 2017
Pope Francis laments horror of 'vile' attack on Syrians in Easter addressOn Christianity's most joyful day, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the "latest vile" attack on civilians in Syria.
Apr 16, 2017
Pope Francis presides over solemn Easter Vigil amid security fearsOn Sunday, Francis will celebrate the joyful Easter Mass in a flower-filled St. Peter's Square.
Apr 13, 2017
With 6.8 mn followers, Narendra Modi world's most followed leader on Instagram, Donald Trump is close secondIndia Prime Minister Narendra Modi has emerged as the most followed leader on Instagram, up from the third spot in 2016
Apr 11, 2017
Rome: Pope Francis opens free launderette for homelessRome: Pope Francis has opened a free launderette in Rome in the latest of a series of initiatives for poor people that has included help with housing, showers, haircuts, meals and medical care.
Apr 03, 2017
Colombia mudslides: Not prepared for a disaster 254 dead in Mocoa, including 43 childrenMost of the hardest-hit neighborhoods in the town of 40,000 are poor and populated with people uprooted during Colombia's five-decade-long civil war.
Feb 01, 2017
Vatican expresses 'concern' on Donald Trump's wall, travel ban on MuslimsThe Vatican on Wednesday voiced "concern" over US president Donald Trump's executive orders to build a wall on the US-Mexican border and impose a travel ban on nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries
Jan 03, 2017
Maintain 'zero tolerance' for child abuse: Pope Francis exhorts Catholic bishopsThe Vatican on Tuesday released the text of a 28 December letter Francis sent to bishops about injustices to children.
Dec 27, 2016
Father Thomas Uzhunnalil abduction: Sushma Swaraj responds to plea of Indian priestOn Tuesday, Sushma Swaraj, Minister of External Affairs responded to an appeal made by an Indian Catholic priest abducted from Yemen this year who through a video asked Pope Francis and the Union government to secure his release from his captors.