IRAQ: Churches targeted

23/12/2014
Manila, rector of Catholic University: the meeting with the Pope, an inspiration for young people
During his trip to the Philippines, the Pope will meet with young people at the Catholic University of St. Thomas. For the rector it will be a "special moment" of inspiration for new generations, in search of models to follow. The program includes moments of prayer, the recitation of the rosary, hymns and testimonials.
23/12/2014
For Singapore archbishop, through "humility and lowliness," the Child Jesus traces the path of love
In his Christmas message to the community, Mgr Goh points out that happiness is not related to positions or honours, but to the capacity to love. He calls on the faithful to let "Jesus to be born in our hearts". This is not "historical event but an existential event".
23/12/2014
Young Tibetan sets woman herself on fire in protest against Chinese repression
The tragic episode took place in Sichuan province. Since 2009, 135 Tibetans have taken their lives demanding an end to Chinese dictatorship and the return of the Dalai Lama to Tibet.
23/12/2014
Young Tibetan sets woman herself on fire in protest against Chinese repression
The tragic episode took place in Sichuan province. Since 2009, 135 Tibetans have taken their lives demanding an end to Chinese dictatorship and the return of the Dalai Lama to Tibet.
23/12/2014
Karachi, 13 Taliban killed in a shootout. Islamabad ready to execute 500 terrorists
The militiamen killed in the crossfire belong to Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan, the group that has claimed responsibility for the massacre at the military school in Peshawar. The terrorists were wearing "police uniforms." The Pakistani government has announced hundreds of hanging in the coming weeks. Criticism from the UN and human rights activists.