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Bishops from the Democratic Republic of the Congo have criticised governmental and United Nations failures to tackle “genocide, jihadist fundamentalism and Balkanisation” in the country. “For more than 20 years, the eastern populations have fallen victim to war and insecurity,” said the bishops from eastern South Kivu province in a pastoral message, continuing, “in 2010,…

Sinn Féin has joined forces with Alliance and the Green Party to block an attempt at tightening Northern Ireland’s abortion law. The parties jointly submitted a ‘petition of concern’ against a DUP amendment to the Justice Bill which was debated in the Assembly on Tuesday. The amendment would have made anyone who ended the life…

Graduates and academics from St Mary’s University, London – Britain and Ireland’s largest Catholic university – assemble before the installation of Cardinal Vincent Nichols as the inaugural Chancellor. Irishman Francis Campbell is the recently-appointed Vice-Chancellor charged with leading the university’s expansion.