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Southeast Asia
Sr Patricia Fox was in tears yesterday as she expressed dismay at the Philippines Government’s decision that she must leave the country. Source: CBCP News. ...
Politics
Exclusion zones around abortion clinics are one step closer to becoming law after the New South Wales Upper House passed a bill last night. Source: Sydney Morning Herald. ...
University
The head of Australia’s only liberal arts college has thrown support behind the Ramsay Centre for Western Civilisation’s bid to establish new university degrees in the discipline. Source: The Australian ...
Opinion
Tomorrow will mark a year since the historic “Uluru Statement from the Heart” on constitutional recognition of Australia's First Peoples, writes Sr Valerie Deakin SGS. Source: The Good Oil. ...
Environment
A worldwide Catholic movement that was born out of a need "to do something" about climate change four years ago has grown to include almost 700 organisations. Source: Mercy World ...
Film Review
A title like The Bookshop seems like a box office risk, with the closing of so many bookshops and society's reliance on the internet, social media and online books. Source: ...
Social Justice
Loving wealth destroys the soul and cheating people of their just wages and benefits is a mortal sin, Pope Francis said yesterday. Source: Crux. ...
Terrorism
Police in East Timor have issued warnings about potential attacks by Islamic extremists on churches and Dili’s prelate, Bishop Virgilio do Carma da Silva. Source: ucanews.com. ...
Pilgrimage
The glass coffin containing the body of St John XXIII was returned yesterday to his home diocese of Bergamo, Italy, to mark the 60th anniversary of his papal election and ...