Page 2, 22nd July 1988

22nd July 1988
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Hard Labour For Nelson Mandela

IT WAS exactly 25 years ago this week, on a cold, quiet and bleak July afternoon, that police swooped on a farm about ten miles north of Johannesburg and arrested the most......

Dukakis And Bush Show Voters Their Beef

IT IS FAR too early to predict what issues are going to dominate the US elections in November. A foreign policy crisis of Tehran hostage proportions could yet erupt to make or......

Hidden Suffering Of The Sudanese

by Joanna Moorhead ORDINARY life has completely ceased to exist in Southern Sudan, according to one of the country's Catholic bishops who was in Britain this week. "There is now......

Stranger Than Fiction For Italian Scientists

by Vivienne Hewitt in Rome THE findings of a survey to discover if scientists have a moral conscience present the Church with an unprecedented opportunity to formulate "a new......

The Soviet Ambassador To Italy Met With Pope John Paul

H last week after requesting a private audience (the first time for a Soviet ambassador) in order to give him details of the recent Soviet Communist Party congress.......

Mother Teresa Will Open A Convent In The Large,...

black settlement of Khayelitsha, near Cape Town, when she makes a visit next month. She was forced to cancel a trip to Australia earlier this week, however, when she travelled......

Pope John Paul H Made A Special Pilgrimage Last Sunday

to a snow-covered glacier in the Italian sips, Mount Adamello, a First World War battle site. He celebrated Mass and denounced the "slavery" of war and hate in a service marking......

The Association Of Major Religious Superiors In The...

issued a statement condemning the attempted assassination of Dr Nemensio Prudente, president of Polytechnic University of the Philippines, and the killing of three of his......

Reagan Hits Back At Managua

AS THE situation in Nacaragua grows more tense following the expulsion of the US Ambassador to Managua and reprisal action against the Nicaraguan Ambassador to Washington, there......

Fats In Papal Tour Fiasco

TO raise money to pay for last year's papal trip, a concert featuring Fats Domino was planned in Hamtrack, Michigan. At the last minute, Fats took ill and had to cancel, but the......

Fr Curran Goes Back To Class

FR CHARLES Curran, a moral theologian declared by the Vatican in 1986 to be unsuitable to teach Catholic theology, has accepted a teaching position at the University of Southern......