Page 2, 7th May 1982

7th May 1982
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South African Police Face Mbatha Action

By John Carey A SOUTH African Church worker who has just been released from prison is taking legal action against the police. He claims he was tortured during his five-month......

Why Fatima Is Life Itself To Pope John Paul

Desmond 0 Grady explains what the Pope can expect to find in Portugal FATIMA will be the centrepiece of Pope John Paul's three-day visit to Portugal beginning on Wednesday. He......

Chicago Speculates On Cody Successor

FOLLOWING the death of Cardinal John Cody, Chicago's two daily newspapers immediately began speculating on the identity of his successor. -At-the topeief-both newspapers' lists......

Famine Threatens Uganda

A SERIOUS water shortage has hit Moroto, a principal town in Uganda's Karamoja region, causing deaths and serious health problems. This latest affliction will add to the......

Pope Urges Deal In Beagle Dispute

POPE JOHN PAUL II has called for renewed efforts by Chile and Argentina to resolve their longstanding border dispute in the Beagle Channel region. Meeting at the Vatican on......

Rome Aided War-torn Jews

A NEW biography of Raoul Wallenberg, a wealthy Swede who helped save about 100,0W Hungarian Jews from the Nazi Holocaust of World War Two, shows that the Vatican gave strong......

News In Brief

Japan friar dies BROTHER Zeno Zebrowski, a Polish Conventional Franciscan who was a missionary for 52 years in Japan, died on April 24 in Tokyo. He was 90. Brother Zebrowski,......

Letter To President Tells Of Acid Attack On Young Catholic

Charter 77 group backs Czech Christians by Jonathan Petre CHA RTER 77, the Czech human rights movement, has issued a strong condemnation of violations of religious liberty in......