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Sep 17, 2018
Bishop Franco Mulakkal writes to Pope requesting 'time to fight' Kerala rape case, seeks to temporarily step downBishop Franco Mulakkal, accused in the Kerala nun rape case, on Sunday wrote to the Pope asking to be allowed to step down from his responsibilities at the Diocese of Jalandhar until the case reaches a conclusion.
Sep 11, 2018
Kerala nun writes to Vatican seeking immediate intervention into rape case against Bishop Franco MulakkalIn the eleven-page letter, the nun alleged that Franco Mulakkal, who allegedly raped her multiple times between 2014 and 2016, is using money power to scuttle the complaint against him.
Sep 03, 2018
Pope Francis urges clean up of oceans littered by 'fields of floating plastic'The pope also said that access "to safe drinkable water is a basic and universal human right".
Jul 13, 2018
Kerala nun abuse case: Members of Roman Catholic Church write to Vatican, urges it to 'do what is right'The church authorities were requested to "advise" Pope Francis to "relieve" Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal "of his pastoral responsibilities so that the church is seen to actually practice the zero tolerance it professes to observe in abuse cases
Jul 10, 2018
Donald Trump followers double up on Twitter 'since taking office', Narendra Modi ranked third, reveals studyDonald Trump's Twitter handle counts nearly 10 million more followers than third-place holder, PM Narendra Modi, according to the latest "Twiplomacy" study by communications firm Burson Cohn and Wolfe
Jun 17, 2018
Abortion is 'white glove' equivalent of Nazi-era eugenics programme, says Pope FrancisPope Francis denounced abortion as the "white glove" equivalent of the Nazi-era eugenics programme and urged families to accept the children that God gives them
Jun 11, 2018
Pope Francis accepts resignation of bishop at centre of sex abuse scandal in ChilePope Francis has accepted the resignation of the bishop at the center of Chile's clerical sex abuse scandal and two others as he launches the purge of a church that has lost its credibility under an avalanche of accusations of abuse and cover-up.
May 22, 2018
Delhi Archbishop calls to protect 'secular fabric of nation' ahead of 2019 polls; BJP, RSS hit back at chargesThe Archbishop of Delhi, Anil Couto, has come out with a circular, asking Christians to offer prayers and observe a day of fast on every Friday for a "secular nation" ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Jan 20, 2018
Pope Francis slams corrupt political leaders of South America, calls corruption a 'social virus'Pope Francis strongly condemned corruption in Latin America as a "social virus" infecting all aspects of life, in stern remarks to Peru's president and high-ranking political leaders
Jan 19, 2018
Pope Francis performs impromptu marriage ceremony for two flight attendants on airplane in ChileIt was all in a day's work for the ever-unpredictable Pope Francis. First, he celebrated the first-ever airborne papal wedding, marrying two flight attendants at 36,000 feet during a flight on Thursday to this northern Chilean beachside town. Then after landing, Francis came to the rescue of a policewoman who was thrown from her rearing horse as his popemobile passed by.