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Violence against women insults God, pope says in New Year’s message
World

Violence against women insults God, pope says in New Year’s message

VATICAN CITY, Jan 1 (Reuters) – Pope Francis used his New Year’s message on Saturday to issue a clarion call…
Pope’s 3 key words for a marriage: ‘Please, thanks, sorry’
World

Pope’s 3 key words for a marriage: ‘Please, thanks, sorry’

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis sought Sunday to encourage married couples, acknowledging that the pandemic has aggravated some family problems…
For Afghan Hazaras, where to pray can be life and death choice
Middle East

For Afghan Hazaras, where to pray can be life and death choice

KABUL, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Each time Hussain Rahimi leaves his Kabul home for the mosque to pray, he recites…
‘It’s not Satanism’: Zimbabwe church leaders preach vaccines
World

‘It’s not Satanism’: Zimbabwe church leaders preach vaccines

SEKE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Yvonne Binda stands in front of a church congregation, all in pristine white robes, and tells…
World Conference of Religious Leaders comes to a close, featuring highest youth participation yet
Society

World Conference of Religious Leaders comes to a close, featuring highest youth participation yet

The World Conference of Religious Leaders comes to an end today, with “Dialogue between Generations”, the cooperation between generations of…
‘Vaccines must be shared fairly world-wide’: International Conference on Religions for Peace Leaders
Society

‘Vaccines must be shared fairly world-wide’: International Conference on Religions for Peace Leaders

The International Conference on Religions for Peace launched yesterday in the German city of Lindau, chaired by the the General…
Turkey’s Diyanet religious body threatens secularism
Middle East

Turkey’s Diyanet religious body threatens secularism

Ali Erbas heads Diyanet, Turkey’s Directorate of Religious Affairs. He is known for his deeply conservative interpretation of Islam, which many Turks…
Former culture minister supports removing religion from Egyptian national IDs
Egypt

Former culture minister supports removing religion from Egyptian national IDs

Former Culture Minister Gaber Asfour expressed his support for removing the religion field on Egypt’s national ID cards. Asfour stated…
Pope meets Hungary’s Orban at start of 4-day Europe trip
World

Pope meets Hungary’s Orban at start of 4-day Europe trip

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Pope Francis arrived in Hungary on Sunday on his first foreign trip since undergoing intestinal surgery…
Leaked footage shows grim conditions in Iran’s Evin prison
Middle East

Leaked footage shows grim conditions in Iran’s Evin prison

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The guard in a control room at Iran’s notorious Evin prison springs to attention…
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