News

Tam's appetite and level of activity fell suddenly towards the end of last month.  The animal is under constant observation by veterinarians.  Iman, the last female specimen in Malaysia, is also ill.

 

 

| 25/05/2019
| MALAYSIA

The Pope meets the participants at the international conference "Yes to Life" and remembers how the teaching of the Church is "clear and unchanged. Human life is sacred and inviolable. Here religion has nothing to do with it is a human question".  No human being "can ever be incompatible with life, for any reason".

 

| 25/05/2019
| VATICAN

A branch of medical science, it applies the principles of biology and natural sciences to clinical practice.  The government: "It will bring economic growth, new jobs and better health care".  Seoul will spend around US $ 3.34 billion by 2025 to promote its development.

 

| 25/05/2019
| SOUTH KOREA
by Purushottam Nayak

The Franciscan nun pronounced her solemn vows last month.  Priests, nuns and thousands of people gathered in Raikia for a thanksgiving mass.  Some repented Hindu extremists also attended the ceremony.  In August 2008, the radicals killed about 100 Christians from Kandhamal.

| 25/05/2019
| INDIA

The prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples met with wounded and survivors.  He presided over the laying of the foundation stone of the reconstruction works in the sanctuary of St. Anthony and in the church of St. Sebastian.  His presence was a source of consolation for Catholics.

| 25/05/2019
| SRI LANKA - VATICAN
Editor's choices
 
by Kamel Abderrahmani
Baghdad wants to hang eleven French and one Tunisian nationals. Their fate has sparked a debate. Paris has confirmed that it has taken steps to prevent the sentence from being implemented. French lawyers have signed an appeal against their execution. ...
| 17/06/2019
| ISLAM - FRANCE
 
The Myitstone dam would be the first to block the Irrawaddy River, the cradle of Myanmar civilization.  Beijing presses for the reopening of construction works.  The Kachin community is fighting to cancel the project. Card  Charles Maung ...
| 08/06/2019
| MYANMAR
 
by Paul Wang
Beijing wants the law to be approved "urgently" to allow the transfer of fugitives from Hong Kong to China. However, Chinese courts are not independent, and provide no guarantees for the human rights of the accused or for his right to a fair trial. Card ...
| 07/06/2019
| HONG KONG – CHINA
 
For the end of Ramadan, the government is opening the area to the public. This is a "political" message for a "new era". For the Auxiliary of Baghdad, security has "improved" but must be guaranteed to everyone.
| 06/06/2019
| IRAQ
Migliaia di afghani alla manifestazione per la pace
The march of two million people IV-IV
The march of two million people III-IV
Search in AsiaNews archive