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December 17, 2018

Pakistani Christian Woman Tortured, Starved 4 Years in Solitary Confinement on False Blasphemy Charge

A Pakistani Christian woman who was jailed on a false blasphemy charge recounted in a recent interview how she spent four years in solitary confinement and […]
December 17, 2018

Pope Grants Minor Basilica Status to 2 Philippine Churches

The Vatican has approved a request from two Philippine dioceses to elevate two churches to minor basilica status, a privilege granted by the pope, Catholic News […]
December 17, 2018

Human Traffickers in Bangladesh Prey on Desperate Rohingya

Bangladeshi authorities are cracking down on human traffickers preying on Rohingya refugees desperate to find a better life elsewhere in Southeast Asia, UCA News reports. In […]
December 15, 2018

Netanyahu’s Son Says All Muslims Should ‘Leave The Land Of Israel’

Yair Netanyahu said there would not be peace in the land of Israel until either all the Jews or all the Muslims leave — and he […]
December 15, 2018

Pope to Visit Macedonia, Bulgaria in May

Pope Francis is set to visit Macedonia and Bulgaria in May, Vatican News reported. An announcement made Thursday by the Holy See Press Office said that […]
December 15, 2018

Canada Will Reconsider Descriptions of Sikh Groups in Terror Report

Canada’s public-safety ministry will reconsider the way Sikh organizations are described in a recent report outlining terror threats in Canada, the department’s minister Ralph Goodale said […]