Page 2, 13th November 1998

13th November 1998
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The Vatican

VATICAN CITY—The Vatican secretary for relations with other states played down a dispute with the Israeli government over the beatification of Pius XII. Reacting to Israeli......

Europe

ROME—The celebrated statue of Moses by Michaelangelo will be cleaned and restored in preparation for the Millennium. The statue, famous for its horns—the result of a mistaken......

The Americas

LOS ANGELES—A new study purports to prove that faith lengthens life and makes it more serene. The report. published in the American Journal of Public Health. said that belief in......

Asia

ISLAMABAD—Christian leaders warned that Catholics and Protestants faced "genocide" if Pakistan's parliament adopts sharia Islamic law. In three months the senate will decide......

Africa

BISSAU—The Vatican announced a peace deal between warring parties in the west-African state of Guine, Bissau. The accord, signed on November 2 by the president Joao Bernardo......