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Myanmar, Bangladesh sign deal for repatriation of Rohingyas

Myanmar and Bangladesh have signed an agreement to potentially repatriate hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees who have fled the country, a Burmese official has said. “We are ready ...Read More...

Pope Francis faces diplomatic dilemma in Myanmar visit

Vatican City: Pope Francis visits Myanmar next week, a delicate trip for the world’s most senior Christian to a majority Buddhist country accused by Washington of the “ethnic cleansing” ...Read More...

Outpost of Catholicism in Myanmar prepares for the Pope

Kawkareik: Father William’s 16- strong flock on Myanmar’s eastern border is one of the Catholic Church’s tiniest outposts, but next week they will join a tide of 200,000 faithful ...Read More...

‘Butcher of Bosnia’ Ratko Mladic convicted of genocide

The United Nations’ Yugoslav war crimes tribunal on Wednesday convicted Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic of genocide and crimes against humanity, and sentenced him to life in prison ...Read More...

Yemen’s christian cemetry desecrated

Aden: In recent days “the Christian cemetery in Aden was desecrated,” including the tombs of the Sisters of Mother Teresa killed during the attack against the retirement home they ...Read More...

Pope Francis meets with Saudi Arabian representative

Vatican: Abdullah bin Fahad Allaidan, advisor to the Minister of Islamic Affairs of Saudi Arabia met Pope Francis at the Vatican on Nov 22. The Saudi Arabian representative expressed ...Read More...

UK birth rate hits 10-year low

The rate at which babies are being born in the UK has fallen to its lowest level for a decade. There were 774,835 live births in the UK in 2016, the ...Read More...

Indian professor to speak on Rohingya issue in Philippine University

Matters India Reporter Manila, The Philippines: An Indian professor is to speak on the Rohingya issue in the University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD) on Dec 5. UPD is ...Read More...

World Bank to provide $98m loan to support India’s solar power expansion

The World Bank has agreed to provide a loan of $98m and a grant of $2m to the Government of India for setting up large scale solar plants in ...Read More...

Miss World CEO honors Angeles priest

The Filipino priest received the humanitarian award Read More...
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