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12 July, 2018 10:10 AM Kerala Bishop Accused Of Raping Nun Denies Moving To Vatican

A Kerala bishop accused of sexually abusing a Catholic nun, once again denied the charges on Thursday and the reports of his moving to the Vatican. Even as a special probe team mounted a detailed investigation against Franco Mulakkal, the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Jalandhar in Punjab, he dismissed any plans of going away anywhere. The Bishop 56

23 June, 2018 3:16 PM Will restore our lost name: Manathodath

New apostolic administrator takes charge The new apostolic administrator of the Ernakulam-Angamaly archdiocese Bishop Jacob Manathodath has exuded confidence that with everyone’s cooperation, the church will be able to overcome the bad name that has befallen it. Speaking to the laity at St Mary’s Cathedral Basilica after officially taking charge on Saturday 75

2 June, 2018 2:55 PM Pope to meet 5 abused priests

Pope Francis will on Saturday meet five Chilean priests who were sexually abused by another priest, Fernando Karadima, in an effort to heal their wounds and those of the church, the Vatican said. In a letter to Chileans issued last week, the pope had voiced his “shame” that the Catholic church had failed “to listen and react in time” to allegations of sexual 19

8 April, 2018 11:52 AM Pope Francis condemns the use of chemical weapons in Syria

Pope Francis on Sunday condemned the use of chemical weapons in Syria. Vatican City: Pope Francis on Sunday condemned the use of chemical weapons in Syria after a suspected attack in an opposition holdout in Eastern Ghouta killed dozens of people. "Terrible news comes to us from Syria with dozens of victims, many of them women and children... so many people 78

7 April, 2018 5:30 PM Vatican Arrests Ex-Diplomat In Child Sex Abuse Probe

Vatican city: The Vatican said on Saturday a monsignor who was a former advisor at its US embassy in Washington has been arrested on suspicion of watching child sex abuse. A Vatican statement said that an arrest warrant had been issued for Carlo Alberto Capella, which was carried out by the Vatican Gendarmerie. "The accused is being detained in a cell in the barracks 54

21 March, 2018 3:16 PM Pope sacks Vatican communications chief following 'Lettergate' scandal

The Italian head of the Vatican communications department who was caught up in the so-called 'Lettergate' scandal, has resigned. Vatican City: Monsignor Dario Vigano, the Italian head of the Vatican communications department who was caught up in the so-called "Lettergate" scandal, has resigned, the Vatican said on Wednesday. A brief Vatican statement 46

2 March, 2018 6:37 PM Nuns, Overworked Often With No Money, Rebel In Vatican

Vatican City, Holy See: Three nuns lashed out on Friday against the menial work they have to do for clergymen, often for no money, in a rare public criticism of the Catholic Church's male hierarchy. "Some sisters employed by clergymen get up at dawn to prepare breakfast and only go to bed once dinner has been served, the house cleaned and the laundry 52

4 November, 2017 4:56 PM Slain Kerala nun declared ‘Blessed’ by Vatican

Kerala-born nun Rani Maria, who was stabbed to death in 1995 in Madhya Pradesh, was on Saturday declared ‘Blessed’, a sacred title in the Roman Catholic church order. The Vatican’s head of the Department for Cause of Saints, Cardinal Angelo Amato, declared Sister Rani, ‘Blessed’, a stage below sainthood. Cardinal Amato read out the Apostolic (Pope’s) 23

17 October, 2017 1:31 PM The Daily 202: Hawks worry about the lack of American resolve to confront North Korea

PALO ALTO, Calif. — President Trump’s bellicose rhetoric toward North Korea is making it harder to marshal domestic support for potential United States intervention. This is a widespread concern among fellows at the Hoover Institution, a right-leaning think tank on the campus of Stanford University. Trump has tweeted that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson 44

6 October, 2017 9:47 AM ICAN: staunch campaigners for an end to nuclear weapons

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, who won the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize, secured a significant victory in July when the U.N. adopted a new treaty outlawing nuclear weapons. With the nuclear threat at its most acute in decades, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, which on October 6 won the Nobel Peace Prize, is urgently 35