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  • Thousands of bones discovered in search for long-missing Vatican teen
    on July 23, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Vatican City, Jul 22, 2019 / 07:00 pm (CNA).- The search for the remains of missing 15-year-old Emanuela Orlandi took another twist as Vatican officials discovered “thousands” of human bones in a previously unknown ossuary on Saturday. It is unclear if any of the bones belong to Orlandi, or how old they are. On July 11, the Vatican opened two tombs belonging to Princess Sophie von […]

  • UK High Court to hear case on medical treatment of Tafida Raqeeb
    on July 23, 2019 at 12:01 am

    London, England, Jul 22, 2019 / 06:01 pm (CNA).- The High Court has agreed to hear in September a bid from the parents of Tafida Raqeeb to take her to Italy for treatment. The five-year-old girl has been comatose since February, and UK doctors want to remove her life-sustaining treatment. The UK doctors have barred Raqeeb's parents from taking her abroad for treatment. Two doctors from the […]

  • Chinese leaders say US is ‘fabricating lies’ about millions of detained Uighurs
    on July 22, 2019 at 11:00 pm

    Xinjiang, China, Jul 22, 2019 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- Chinese government officials denied mistreating the country’s ethnic Uighur population and said there is “no evidence” that the country is hostile to the minority group’s religion or culture, adding that the U.S. Secretary of State is spreading lies. According to a letter posted online July 19 by the Xinjiang government, […]

  • Senate pro-lifers caution Trump against abortion funding in spending negotiations
    on July 22, 2019 at 10:25 pm

    Washington D.C., Jul 22, 2019 / 04:25 pm (CNA).- The leader of the Senate Pro-Life Caucus is asking President Trump to refuse any attempts to undermine or strip pro-life measures from future spending bills. “As you work with Congress on a deal to set discretionary spending caps for the next two fiscal years, we wish to express our support for your efforts to secure a commitment from […]

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