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Pope Francis Easter Vigil Homily:Where is My Galilee? Encountering Jesus

Pope Francis Easter Vigil Homily:Where is My Galilee? Encountering Jesus Watch

Europe

By Pope Francis

Galilee is the place where they were first called, where everything began! To return there, to return to the place where they were originally ...

LOCH NESS MONSTER - FOUND? Amazing new photos appear

LOCH NESS MONSTER - FOUND? Amazing new photos appear Watch

Europe

Cutting-edge technology may have just added credence to a long-standing legend in Scotland's Loch Ness. A satellite orbiting Earth and using ...

Andromeda Strain? Ebola outbreak in West Africa is new strain of disease

Andromeda Strain? Ebola outbreak in West Africa is new strain of disease Watch

Africa

A deadly outbreak of the Ebola virus, a virulent incurable disease where the body's internal organs "melt" in ongoing in West Africa. To date, ...

China's price for progress: One fifth of its soil found contaminated

China's price for progress: One fifth of its soil found contaminated Watch

Asia Pacific

China leap into an economic powerhouse has come at a very heavy price. A recent study has found that a fifth of China's soil is contaminated. ...

SELF TORTURE: Disregarding church, Filipino faithful flagellate themselves in bloody ritual

SELF TORTURE: Disregarding church, Filipino faithful flagellate themselves in bloody ritual Watch

Asia Pacific

Their practices are not condoned by the Catholic Church - who says it takes away from the real meaning behind Lent. Regardless, Filipino men don ...

Massive earthquake shake Mexico: Was it foretold by oarfish?

Massive earthquake shake Mexico: Was it foretold by oarfish? Watch

Americas

One of the strongest earthquakes over the past several years has rumbled through Mexico. According to the Mexican Seismological Institute, the ...

IMPLACABLE EVIL: Militant Muslim group Boko Haram terrorizes Nigeria

IMPLACABLE EVIL: Militant Muslim group Boko Haram terrorizes Nigeria Watch

Africa

Boko Haram, whose name means that "Western education is sin" in the native Hausa language of Nigeria, has leaped once again into international ...

Algerian presidential election ends in violence, much disappointment

Algerian presidential election ends in violence, much disappointment Watch

Africa

By Kaci Racelma (Algiers, Algeria)

The Algerian presidential election ended in accusations, invectives and violence. The disappointment here is palpable: Elderly and infirm ...

AL-QAEDA ALIVE: 'We must eliminate the cross ... The bearer of the cross is America!'

AL-QAEDA ALIVE: 'We must eliminate the cross ... The bearer of the cross is America!' Watch

Middle East

"This is quite an extraordinary video," terrorist experts Paul Cruickshank says. There's another word for it: absolutely horrifying. In the ...

Speaking out: Reporters Without Borders tell U.S. Secretary Kerry about Algeria's issue

Speaking out: Reporters Without Borders tell U.S. Secretary Kerry about Algeria's issue Watch

Africa

By Kaci Racelma (Algiers, Algeria)

United States Secretary of State John Kerry made a two-day visit to Algiers on the second and third day of April. Kerry touched down in the ...

Vowing not to repeat mistakes of Arab Spring, Mauritanians forge new democracy

Vowing not to repeat mistakes of Arab Spring, Mauritanians forge new democracy Watch

Africa

For the first time, the African nation of Mauritania is in the position to lay down the foundations of a democratic government. That nation's ...

Africa's Sahel region still under iron fist of terrorist groups

Africa's Sahel region still under iron fist of terrorist groups Watch

Africa

By Kaci Racelma (Algiers, Algeria)

Composed of the nations of Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania and Niger, the Sahel region of Africa remains under the stranglehold of several ...

Suffering, dying in silence: Syrian Christians face arduous holy week

Suffering, dying in silence: Syrian Christians face arduous holy week Watch

Middle East

The assassination of Dutch Jesuit Fr. Frans van der Lugt, shot to death by an unknown assailant at his base in Homs, Syria on April 7 has cast a ...

Militant Muslims abduct more than 100 schoolgirls at gunpoint

Militant Muslims abduct more than 100 schoolgirls at gunpoint Watch

Africa

Over a hundred female students have been abducted by gunmen at a government secondary school in Chibok, Nigeria. The mass kidnapping is believed ...

Baby born with headless twin, four hands, recovering after surgery

Baby born with headless twin, four hands, recovering after surgery Watch

Asia Pacific

A 13-day-old baby boy now has a greater chance at a normal life after doctors have removed superfluous limbs from him. Now in stable condition, ...

UFO caught on film in England, but it's not a spacecraft...

UFO caught on film in England, but it's not a spacecraft... Watch

Europe

A bizarre black ring is baffling experts in England, after it was filmed by a sixteen year old girl in Warwickshire. The ring apparently hung in ...

Russia continues to devour Ukraine

Russia continues to devour Ukraine Watch

Europe

Vladimir Putin has continued his land grab in Ukraine, making it ever more apparent that the Russian president wants to reunite the old Soviet ...

Asia Bibi remains in prison, reluctant officials hide behind bureaucracy

Asia Bibi remains in prison, reluctant officials hide behind bureaucracy Watch

Middle East

Asia Bibi, the Pakistani woman facing death for blasphemy in Pakistan still sits in a women's prison her case held up by deliberate delays and a ...

DON'T READ THIS if you're squeamish

DON'T READ THIS if you're squeamish Watch

Asia Pacific

Don't read this following article if you are in any squeamish or delicate in nature. We mean it. Two Brothers in Pakistan have been arrested for ...

Indian slums switch to solar powered lamps

Indian slums switch to solar powered lamps Watch

Asia Pacific

In the slums of New Delhi, India, where starvation, disease and filth run rampant, a most extraordinary thing is happening. The poor here are ...

Immune to poison, GIANT rats terrify Great Britain

Immune to poison, GIANT rats terrify Great Britain Watch

Europe

"Rats -- the size of cats" is a lyric in David Bowie's classic rock hymn "Diamond Dogs." It's a terrifying, dystopian vision that unfortunately ...

Pope appoints Lady Margaret Scotford Archer to head Pontifical Academy

Pope appoints Lady Margaret Scotford Archer to head Pontifical Academy Watch

Europe

Lady Margaret Scotford Archer has been appointed by Pope Francis to be President of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences." The group ...

Dissenting Priest Defies Church of England's Teaching on Marriage, 'Marries' his Homosexual Paramour

Dissenting Priest Defies Church of England's Teaching on Marriage, 'Marries' his Homosexual Paramour Watch

Europe

A practicing homosexual priest has defied the Church of England's ban on homosexual and lesbian clergy marrying by wedding his longtime male ...

Boko Haram suspected in numerous Nigerian massacres

Boko Haram suspected in numerous Nigerian massacres Watch

Africa

The Islamist insurgency group Boko Haram is suspected in a string of massacres throughout the African nation of Nigeria. The latest was an ...

Tantalizing clues persist in Flight 370 mystery as searchers dive deep

Tantalizing clues persist in Flight 370 mystery as searchers dive deep Watch

Asia Pacific

International search efforts for Malaysia Air Flight 370 continue in the Indian Ocean, over a thousand miles off the coast of Perth Australia. ...

Worst famine since 80s looms over Christian South Sudan

Worst famine since 80s looms over Christian South Sudan Watch

Africa

South Sudan is poised to experience the worst famine in Africa since the 1980s unless aid is sent to the region by the end of May. About 3.7 million ...

Who Am I? Homily of Pope Francis on the Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion

Who Am I? Homily of Pope Francis on the Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion Watch

Europe

By Pope Francis

This week begins with the festive procession with olive branches: all the people welcome Jesus. The children, the young people sing, praising ...

Lives of 50,000 undernourished children on the line in war-torn South Sudan

Lives of 50,000 undernourished children on the line in war-torn South Sudan Watch

Africa

The youngest -- and henceforth the most vulnerable citizen's of the world's newest nation is under threat of hunger and mass starvation.  ...