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May 01, 2018
Top aide to Pope Francis Cardinal George Pell pleades 'not guilty' to multiple sex abuse charges ahead of trialVatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell became the highest-ranked Catholic ever to be sent to trial over historic sex offences on Tuesday, with the elderly priest vowing to fight the charges.
Apr 30, 2018
Pope Francis meets victims of Chilean paedophile priest in bid to quell sex abuse scandalThree victims of a Chilean paedophile priest have held private meetings with Pope Francis, as the Vatican tries to quell a sex abuse scandal that has rocked the Roman Catholic Church in Chile.
Apr 16, 2018
Kerala on road to become 'Cradle of Saints'; state looking to create 'holy tourism circuit' with 21 in line for canonisationThe tiny state of Kerala is on the road to becoming the 'Cradle of Saints' with 21 people in the Catholic Church awaiting canonisation in the coming years.
Jan 20, 2018
Pope Francis to visit flood-hit northern Peru region today, will return to Rome on SundayThe trip to Trujillo comes one day before Pope Francis is scheduled to depart back to Rome after a week-long trip to Chile and Peru
Jan 16, 2018
Pope Francis expresses 'pain and shame' over church sex abuse scandal in Chile, begs forgivenessPope Francis begged for forgiveness on Tuesday for the "irreparable damage" done to children who were raped and molested by priests, opening his visit to Chile by diving head-first into a scandal that has greatly hurt the Catholic Church's credibility and cast a cloud over his visit.
Dec 19, 2017
Manohar Parrikar says anti-India sentiment resurfacing in Goa, asks people to be cautious of negative mentalityGoa chief minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday those who compared the BJP government in Goa to Nazi rule should read European history, adding a pre-Portuguese era anti-India sentiment was resurfacing in the state.
Dec 17, 2017
Cyclone Ockhi: Kerala to expand search operations for over 100 fishermen up to Goan shoresWith over 100 fishermen still missing in the Cyclone Ockhi that hit the state 18 days ago, the Kerala government on Sunday decided to expand the search operations up to Goan shores.
Dec 14, 2017
Rahul Gandhi visits cyclone-hit areas in Kerala, calls for better system of warning for fishermenCongress President-elect Rahul Gandhi on Thursday visited some places hit by the Cyclone Ockhi in southern Kerala that has claimed 66 lives, most of them fishermen, and pitched for a better warning system to prevent recurrence of such tragedies.
Dec 13, 2017
Cyclone Ockhi: Death toll climbs to 58 in Kerala; Centre continues search operations in high seas to locate missing fishermenPinarayi Vijayan said the Centre has agreed to continue search operations for the missing fishermen in Cyclone Ockhi that hit the state's coast on 29 and 30 November
Dec 03, 2017
Pope Francis uses 'Rohingya' word in Bangladesh, faces backlash in Myanmar on social mediaPope Francis's embrace of the Rohingya during a trip to Bangladesh has sparked some angry comment on social media in Myanmar, where just days earlier he chose not to publicly air their plight.