Page 3, 27th February 1998

27th February 1998
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Row Rages Over Under-age Contraception Figures

One in ten teenage girls uses Pill THE ALARMING statistic reported this week that one in ten of all girls aged 14 and 15 has obtained the contraceptive Pill from family planning......

Priests Jailed In Abuse Cases

Two PRIESTS were jailed last week for sex offences against children, write Andrew M Brown and Bess Twiston Davies. Fr John Lloyd, a former spokesman for the Archdiocese of......

Bowman Wins

campaign expenses fight Pro-life champion hails 'landmark victory' BY ANDREW M BRo \VN IN A MAJOR victory for single issue groups such as pro-life organisations, the European......

The Peace-bringer

KOH ANNAN, the United Nations Secretary General, in Baghdad on Monday after signing the agreement with Saddam Hussein which defused the crisis over UN weapons inspections. The......

Comment By Peter Hitchens

u p OF US brought up before the British Cultural Revolution in the 1960s find it hard to accept that a bench of nidges in Strasbourg has anything to teach this country about......

Newspaper Proprietor

Conrad Black revealed this week that he forced a prestigious club in Florida to change its "No Jews" membership rule,writes Bess Twiston Davies. Mr Black, 53, a Catholic convert......

Leaders Of The Nine Major World Religions Are To Have

a say on the work of the World Bank, Dr James D Wolfensohn, President of the World Bank, and the Archbishop of Canterbury announced last week. The decision came after a two-day......

Eu Urged To Act On Evil Trade In Illicit Drugs

BY ANDREW M BROWN Tun INTERNATIONAL community needs radically to rethink its policy on the drugs trade, a seminar heard on Monday. The Catholic Institute for International......

News In Brief

Christian Aid SPEAKERS INCLUDING BBC weather presenter Suzanne Charlton helped Christian Aid launch an emergency appeal on Wednesday for £500,000 to help people around the globe......