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Uganda: Pope’s Visit Gives Faith to Young Church
Last edited 23rd November 2015

The Pope’s celebration of Uganda’s martyrs will revitalise the faith of the young Church in Uganda according to a senior Christian leader. Speaking to Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need, Monsignor John Baptist Kauta, Secretary General of the Uganda Episcopal Conference, described how the country’s violent past had prepared the way for a young and hopeful Church to emerge.


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Mali Hotel Attack: Please Pray for Peace
Last edited 23rd November 2015

Heavily armed gunmen on Friday fired indiscriminately at guests at a hotel hosting diplomats and others in Mali's capital, the maître d' told CNN.


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Paris Attacks: Two die in Hunt for 'Mastermind' Abaaoud
Last edited 18th November 2015

A woman has blown herself up and a suspect was shot dead during a police raid on a flat in a Paris suburb, while seven arrests were made.

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Russia plane crash: 'Terror act' downed A321 over Egypt's Sinai
Last edited 18th November 2015

Russia's security chief says an act of terror brought down the Russian A321 airliner in Egypt last month, killing all 224 people on board."Traces of foreign explosives" were found on debris from the Airbus plane, FSB chief Alexander Bortnikov told Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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"Mr Speaker, our freedom is now under threat"
Last edited 18th November 2015

"Make no mistake – we are rapidly progressing from mere political-correctness to now mobilising the machinery of big government to silence those with different views. Ironically, the people who preach most about tolerance are turning out to be the most intolerant of all."

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'They Want you to Fear Them': Waleed Aly Calls for Unity Against ISIS in Viral Video
Last edited 17th November 2015

In a video that have been viewed more than 11 million times on Facebook and gone viral around the world, Aly spoke passionately against ISIS and call for people to stick together in the face of fear. "ISIL's weak. I know it doesn't look like that now, but it's the truth," he said.

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Paris Attacks: More than 120 Killed in Concert Hall Siege, Bombings and Shootings; Suspected Terrorists Dead
Last edited 15th November 2015

More than 120 people have been killed in a series of coordinated terrorist attacks across Paris, including a massacre at a rock concert. The Bataclan concert hall in eastern Paris was playing host to sold out crowds who had turned out to see US rock band Eagles of Death Metal on Friday night (local time).


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Beirut Attacks: Suicide Bombers Kill Dozens in Shia Suburb
Last edited 12th November 2015

At least 37 people have been killed and 181 wounded in two suicide bomb attacks in a residential area of the Lebanese capital, Beirut, officials say. The bombers blew themselves up in a busy street in the southern suburb of Burj al-Barajneh, a stronghold of the Shia Islamist Hezbollah movement.

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Catholic Bishops Called to Answer in Anti-Discrimination Test Case
Last edited 12th November 2015

News just in is that the Tasmanian anti-discrimination Commissioner will investigate ALL AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC BISHOPS for their role in distributing the Don't Mess With Marriage booklet in Catholic schools.


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Vatican Arrests High Ranking Monsignor and Lay Woman Over Leaked Documents
Last edited 4th November 2015

The Vatican Gendarmerie has arrested and interrogated a senior Vatican official and a lay woman regarding "the removal and dissemination of news and confidential documents."


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