Page 2, 10th August 1990

10th August 1990
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Mindless Terror Hits People Of South Sudan

by Timothy Elphiek SUDANESE government forces are bombing towns and villages in the south of the country in a campaign of mindless terror and destruction, Bishop Paride of Torit......

African Sects Prompt Church Fears

by Viviane Hewitt in Rome A NEW survey's findings show that scores of bizarre religious sects are exploiting Catholicism's evangelisation of Africa. The African continent......

New Inquiry Into Polish Murders

A NEW inquiry into the murder of Fr Jerzy Popieluszko, the pro-Solidarity priest killed by Polish security officers six years ago, is to investigate claims that the clergyman's......

Jesuit Rooms Specially Blessed

JESUITS in Rome have bestowed special blessings on the newly restored rooms of their founder, St Ignatius of Loyola, in preparation for celebrations marking the 450th......

Indian Police Fail To Act On Nuns' Rape

TENSIONS between the Catholic bishops of India and some state governments have been brought to the surface by the authorities' apparent failure to investigate the rape of two......

Vatican Boost To Tourism

by our Rome correspondent FOR the first time, the Pontifical Council concerned with tourism is organising an international religious tourism fair to coordinate "pilgrim traffic"......

News In Brief

A twelfth century palace near the cathedral of renaissance Florence has been saved from t new life as a hamburger restaurant. The palace, in the Via Martelli, was to be leased......