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After fighting hard, being the trailblazer for Christian organisations rights to hire and fire on faith basis and opposing USAID's attempt - just two years ago - to "strongly encourage" faith-based contractors to stop discriminating against LGBT people in order to receive federal funding, one wonders what went wrong in the World Vision board room.
A population of 800,000, this is a community which has been in international spotlight since 2012, when a riot broke out in Rakhine state of western Myanmar. Commentaries on the violence point to ethnic tensions between Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims
He has only been in the job a few months, but already Francis is living up to his claim of being a Pope of the people. Described
For many the Shroud is the burial cloth of Jesus The latest battery of experiments led experts to conclude the cloth may
Pope Benedict XVI waves to pilgrims in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican "There is no return to the private sphere. My decision
More than 200,000 people are expected to flood St Peter's Square on Wednesday for what will be the last audience with Pope
Pope Benedict XVI’s decision to resign was reportedly influenced by the discovery of a gay “network” in the Vatican that
The Pope has become the latest victim of the hacking group Anonymous, which attacked the Vatican website on Wednesday evening
Following constant news reports predicting a grim outlook for this year, I dragged my guilt-ridden self out of bed at 8am