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Catholic Speaker Calls For An End To Abortion In Italy

A SENIOR ITALIAN politician called for the bannin g of abortion at the weekend. Irene Pivetti, the Catholic Speaker of the lower house, told a Catholic youth conference that the......

Sides On Political Issues.

The remarks provoked immediate reaction from the major Italian parties: the Northern Lea g ue itself distanced itself from the call. "God preserve us from a Catholic party. God......

Priest Claims Mexican Elections Were Rigged

BY JUAN FLORES A CATHOLIC PRIEST has claimed that Mexico's national elections last week were marred by irre g ularities in the western coastal state of Nayarit, particularly in......

News In Brief

Bishop tributes THE BISHOP OF Kerry, Dr Diarmaid O'Suilleabhain, died unexpectedly last Saturday in his home in Killarney, shortly before a 3pm celebratory Mass he was to hold......

By Georgina Brewer

A YOUNG GIRL CRIES as she walks over the rubble of old Sarajevo, (above). Croat Catholic leaders this week urged the Vatican to continue with the proposed papal trip to......

Bosnia Ready For Papal Trip

BY AGOSTINOI DE BONO POPE JOHN P Ill. II and Vatican diplom ts continue to prepare or an 8 September visit o the Serbbesie g ed Bosni capital of Sarajevo des ite mixed si g nals......