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Four people, including priest, kidnapped in southern Nigeria Watch

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A Catholic priest and three other persons were kidnapped in Nigeria's Delta state Tuesday night, according to local media. Warri, Nigeria, ... continue reading


Indian bishop accused of rape has not turned over key evidence Watch

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The Indian bishop charged with serially raping a nun has not yet produced a laptop that government investigators say could provide key ... continue reading



Cardinal Zen: The Vatican is badly mishandling China situation Watch

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The recent agreement between the Vatican and China is a step towards the "annihilation" of the Catholic Church in China, Cardinal Joseph ... continue reading


Priest and key witness in nun rape case found dead Watch

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A priest who had been a key witness in the charge of rape against Bishop Franco Mulakkal of Jullundur died Monday, prompting a police ... continue reading


Kim Jong Un invites Pope Francis to meet in Pyongyang Watch

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North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has invited Pope Francis to meet in Pyongyang, a South Korean spokesman said Tuesday. Seoul, South Korea, ... continue reading


Devastating Tsunami leaves hundreds dead in Indonesia Watch

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Catholic humanitarian groups have joined the efforts to support the victims of the earthquake and tsunami that struck the Indonesian island ... continue reading



New study finds link between price of gold and abortion Watch

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A study from the University of Essex has found a link between the global price of gold and the survival rate for Indian baby girls. Monthly ... continue reading


Soaring Rents, High Demand Pushing out Many Buenos Aires Tenants Watch

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For the last four months, Mauricio Bentín and his wife have spent their weekends visiting vacant properties. The couple picks an area ... continue reading


Catholics in DR Congo continue to press for credible elections Watch

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As the Democratic Republic of the Congo prepares to hold a general election in December, after a two-year delay, Catholics in the capital ... continue reading


Irish health minister proposes abortion free-of-charge Watch

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Irish Health Minister Simon Harris has announced that he intends to make it possible for women in the Republic of Ireland to have abortions ... continue reading


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