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New Zealand Amnesty Branch Votes For Abortion

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Christian Human Rights Activists Are Threatening To Lead...

from Amnesty International after the organisation took a step closer to adopting a pro-abortion policy. The New Zealand Section of Amnesty became the latest branch to vote in......

Is God Supporting Brazil?

BRAZIL are already red-hot favourites to win this summer's World Cup in Germany, yet their chances may be boosted by a surprise inclusion in their squad: God, writes Will Gore.......

Pope Benedict Urges India To Uphold Religious Liberty

POPE BENEDICT XVI Says that the future of the great democracy of India depends on respect for the religious freedom of its citizens. "No citizen of India, especially the weak......

Spain Is 'still A Catholic Country'

DESPITE SOME secularist government policies, Spain is still a predominantly Catholic nation, Pope Benedict XVI has said. The Pontiff met Francisco Vazquez, Spain's new......

Nuns Set Up Kabul Mission

THE MISSIONARIES of Charity, founded by Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, have established a community of four sisters in Kabul, Afghanistan. Fr Giuseppe Moretti, ecclesiastical......

Argentina Abortion Move

CATHOLIC CHURCH officials have criticised of a proposal to legalise abortion in Argentina under certain circumstances as part of a wide-ranging legal reform. The proposal was......

Kenyan Prison Chaplain Strangled

THE CATHOLIC chaplain of the prison in Eldoret, Kenya, has been found strangled on the outskirts of town. The Diocese of Eldoret, some 185 miles northwest of Nairobi, have......

African Priest Hails Aids Fight Progress

BY JOHN PONTIFEX THE CATHOLIC Church has helped Zambia to turn the Corner in the fight against HIV and done so without compromising on its traditional teachings. Fr Alick Banda......

Low Birth Rate Saddens Pope

CANADA' declining birthrate is the sign of a lack of hope in the future and a pessimism fed by growing secularism, Pope Benedict XVI has said. Meeting bishops from Canada's......

French Nun Says She Was Cured By John Paul Ii

By SIMON CALDWELL A FRENCH nun has told how she was miraculously cured from Parkinson's disease after praying to Pope John Paul II. The nun, whose identity is being kept secret......

Bishops Criticise Mexican Stand-off

BY WILL GORE AMERICAN BISHOPS have attacked President George W Bush's proposal to send National Guard troops to patrol the United States-Mexico border. President Bush sent......