WORLD NEWS - 2019
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Pope Francis gives thousands of rosaries to Christians in Syria

Vatican City: August 15, 2019.  (CNA) Pope Francis announced Thursday that he is giving 6,000 blessed rosaries to Catholic communities in Syria as a sign of his closeness on the Marian Feast of the Assumption.



“Prayer made with faith is powerful! We continue to pray the rosar

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Pope Francis: Free women from the slavery of prostitution

Vatican City: August 1, 2019. (Vatican News) Pope Francis contributes the preface to a new book on human trafficking, entitled "Women crucified. The shame of human trafficking as told from the street".



The original title of the book in Italian is “Donne crocifisse. La ve

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Pope stress on prayers in Church

Vatican City: June 28, 2019. (CNA). The Sacred Heart of Jesus wishes to welcome all into ‘a revolution of tenderness’ through life-changing prayer, Pope Francis said Friday, while insisting that “the heart of the Church’s mission is prayer.”



“The Hear

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The Holy Spirit brings harmony within us and among us; Says Pope at Mass

Vatican City: June 9, 2019. (Vatican News) Celebrating Mass on the solemnity of Pentecost in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis urged the faithful to implore the gift of the Spirit that makes us artisans of concord, sowers of goodness, apostles of hope.



Reflecting on the liturgy of

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Pope calls for humble and free journalism that serves truth and goodness

Vatican City: May 19, 2019. (Vatican News) Pope Francis is encouraging a humble and free journalism that does not indulge in selling the “rotten food of misinformation” but rather offers the healthy bread of truth and goodness.



“I therefore urge you to work according t

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Explosions kill more than 200 in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Defense Minister Ruwan Wijewardena, who described the blasts as a terrorist attack by religious extremists, told reporters Sunday evening that seven suspects had been arrested, though no one immediately claimed responsibility for the blasts. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said he feared the

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Pope Francis arrives in the kingdom of Morocco

Rabat: March 30, 2019. (Vatican News) Pope Francis arrives in the Kingdom of Morocco on his first-ever visit to the Maghreb region of Northern Africa, and receives a warm welcome to the mainly-Muslim country.



In Africa, rain is always a good sign. Pope Francis landed at the Rabat-Sal&ea

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BPCA announces Peace Vigil in London after Christchurch mosque attack

London: March 15, 2019. (PCP) A quiet, innocuous day in the leafy streets of the usually serene city of Christchurch New Zealand, had its tranquility irrevocably shattered by the actions of a crazed gunman, motivated by anti-muslim sentiment.



Friday 15 of March is a day that will be etc

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Indian leader writes An Open Letter to Prime Minister of Pakistan

Jenab Imran Khan



Hon’ble Prime Minister



Islamic Republic of Pakistan



Islamabad (Pakistan)



Hon’ble Imran Khan Sahib,



This is my privilege to address you a very urgent letter in 2019 with a hope and trust that Your Excellency will take m

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Pope to World Government Summit: There is no development without solidarity

Vatican City: February 10, 2019. (Vatican News) World leaders are currently meeting at the World Government Summit, taking place in Dubai from 10-12 February. In his video message, Pope Francis greets those participating in the Summit, and recalls his own visit to the United Arab Emirates earlier

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Pope Francis departs on Apostolic Journey to UAE

Vatican City: February 3, 2019. (Vatican News) Immediately following the Sunday Angelus prayer, Pope Francis headed out to Fiumicino Airport to begin his 27th Apostolic Journey abroad.



But before boarding, the Holy Father made a brief stop at a homeless shelter set up at the airport and

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Asia Bibi is declared free, Her acquittal was upheld despite petition via hardliners

Islamabad: January 29, 2019. (PCP) In a long drawn out hearing of a devious and infamous petition submitted to Lahore Supreme Court by Qari Muhammed Salaam on behalf of firebrand preacher Khadim Hussain Rizvi which sought to quash the acquittal received by Asia Bibi, a positive result has led to

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ISIS Claims Responsibility For Bombing Of Philippines Cathedral; At Least 20 Dead

Manila: January 27, 2019. (NPR) Two bombs exploded just minutes apart at a Roman Catholic cathedral in the southern Philippines where Islamist militants are active, killing at least 20 people and wounding more than 100 others during a Sunday Mass, according to police.



The Islamic State

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Pope Francis to hold historic Catholic Mass on Feb. 5 in Abu Dhabi

 ABU DHABI: (AG) The Vatican’s Pope Francis is scheduled to visit the United Arab Emirates (UAE) early next month, according to local media reports.



Around 120,000 people are expected to participate in the event.



Free tickets will reportedly be distributed in the UA

"Trial of Pakistani Christian Nation" By Nazir S Bhatti

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