AMERICA/PERU - New roads in the Amazon endanger the indigenous in voluntary isolation

Lima - "Without the consent of the indigenous peoples of the area and without even consulting them, the province of Purús is approving the construction of roads in the area", says to Fides Ismael Vega, director of the Amazon Center for Anthropology and Applied Practice , an association created in ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/INDIA - Ten years ago the greatest anti-Christian violence in the history of India

Kandhamal - The anti-Christian massacre campaign in Orissa in 2008 is ten years old: it is the biggest wave of violence against believers in the history of the nation. Today the population of Kandhamal district, in the Indian state of Orissa, the scene of massacres, calls for justice."We hope you ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/IRAQ - Four years after the jihadist invasion, Christians from Karamles celebrate the return home with a procession

Karamles - Hundreds of Iraqi Christians took part, on the evening of Monday August 6th, in a procession that took place along the streets of Karamles, a town of the Nineveh Plain traditionally inhabited by Christians. With the community gesture, the Christians from Karamles wanted to commemorate the events that ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/INDONESIA - A priest: "After the earthquake, the displaced are desperate: humanitarian aid is urgently needed"

Mataram - "There is a need for humanitarian aid for the thousands of people affected by the recent earthquake on the tourist island of Lombok": says to Agenzia Fides Catholic Catholic priest Fr. Laurencius Maryono, parish priest of St. Mary Immaculate in Mataram, capital of western Nusa Tenggara province, highlighting ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

AMERICA/BRAZIL - Threats to those assisting Venezuelan immigrants, while the border reopens

Boa Vista - From death threats to members of the Jesuit Refugees and Migrants Service , and to media attacks against members of the Catholic community, the Church responds with "a refusal to any incitement to violence and intolerance". As Fides learns, in recent days many messages of xenophobia and ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

AFRICA/ETHIOPIA - Churches burned and priests killed in the Somali region

Addis Ababa - Patriarch Matthias I and the Holy Synod of the Tewahedo Orthodox Church of Ethiopia have decided to offer 16 days of fasting and prayer that precede and follow the liturgical solemnity of the Dormition of St Mary Mother of God – , to invoke the gift of ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/SOUTH KOREA - Korean Youth Day is approaching

Seoul - The Archdiocese of Seoul will host the fourth Korean Youth Day, which is celebrated from 11 to 15 August on the theme "It is me; do not be afraid" ). "The experience will see almost 2,000 young Catholics in Seoul, from the 16 Korean dioceses. Through the opportunity ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/PAKISTAN - Cardinal Coutts: "A call to pray and serve my people and the universal Church"

Karachi - "I am not chosen because I am the most capable". This is God's plan for me: serving him close to the Holy Father. It is a responsibility and a call to pray and serve more. My elevation to Cardinal is an honor for the Church and for Pakistan, ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

AFRICA/EGYPT - "St. Mary’s fast": Copts pray for the Patriarch and monasteries after the murder of Bishop Epiphanios

Cairo - Coptic Orthodox Christians all over the world are experiencing the 15 days of "Holy Virgin Mary’s fast" praying with particular intentions for their Patriarch Tawadros II and for the monasteries in the Country, in the difficult moment the whole church is experiencing after the assassination of Anba Epiphanios, ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

AFRICA/IVORY COAST - Release of political prisoners: an important step towards peace

Abidjan - On 6 August 2018, on the eve of Independence Day, the President of the Republic of the Ivory Coast, Alassane Ouattara decided to grant pardon to about 800 political prisoners including Simone Gbagbo, wife of the former President of the Republic, detained for war crimes."This is a political ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/PHILIPPINES - Government anti-drug campaign: the Church's commitment to the rehabilitation of drug addicts

Manila - Father Luciano Airel Felloni, an Argentinian missionary who has lived in the Philippines for twenty years, has started a serious effort to rehabilitate drug addicts and lead them to live a meaningful and dignified life in his parish in the diocese of Novaliches, near Manila. This is the ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/PAKISTAN - A Catholic lay elected in the Provincial Assembly of Sindh

Karachi - Catholic layman Anthony Naveed is the only Christian member elected in the Provincial Assembly of Sindh . Chosen by the Pakistan People Party , he will be present in the Provincial Assembly of Sindh in the period from 2018 to 2023. Other political parties have chosen candidates of ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/SYRIA - The monastery of St. Tekla in Maalula reopens

Maalula - The Orthodox monastery of St. Tekla, in the Syrian town of Maalula, will soon be open again to the visits of pilgrims and tourists. In fact, reconstruction work on the monastery is nearing completion. Maaloula was freed from militants in 2014, after which the restoration of the town ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

ASIA/PAKISTAN - Christians welcome address of Prime Minister but lament absence of representatives of religious minorities in the Federal Cabinet

Hyderabad - - "Pakistan’s religious minority citizens still face challenges and serious issues and welcome the fact that Prime Minister Imran Khan has raised the question of equal rights for all citizens. Let us hope and pray that under his government we and all the nation’s minorities may enjoy the ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

Ghoul, l'horror indiano di Netflix che non ti aspetti

Dopo Sacred Games, l"India torna di nuovo nel catalogo di Netflix con Ghoul, una serie tv horror che in realt una miniserie di tre episodi, ricavati da quello che inizialmente era stato pensato come un film. Ghoul, se pur catalogata sul servizio di streaming come una sua serie tv ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

Il Trono di Spade, ancora ritardi per la trasmissione dell'ottava e ultima stagione

C" grande attesa per la stagione finale de Il Trono di Spade, il fantasy drama della HBO ispirato alla saga letteraria di George R.R. Martin. Fin da ora la serie tv pi attesa del prossimo anno ma, dalle ultime indiscrezioni che sono trapelate in rete, il capitolo finale della ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

Kim Kardashian, patatine da 6.000 dollari

Kim Kardashian ha speso 6.000 dollari in patatine fritte. Non si tratta per del tipico piatto fa fast-food, bens di una costosa borsetta recentemente sfoggiata durante un happening pubblico, come spiega Page Six.Kardashian ha infatti preso parte nei giorni scorsi alla festa per il venticinquesimo anniversario del rivenditore vintage What ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

Rihanna, acqua e sapone in una vacanza alle Barbados

Ha scalato le classifiche di tutto il mondo con le sue canzoni dal ritmo travolgente e dalle melodie coinvolgenti, un"influencer, icona di stile, modella, attrice e attivista umanitaria. Rihanna la nuova regina incontrastata dello showbiz contemporaneo, sempre pronta a mettersi in gioco e pronta a scalare nuove vette. ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

Ben Affleck, a rischio la sua partecipazione al film di Batman

Tempi duri per Ben Affleck. L"attore la settimana scorsa finito di nuovo in rehab a causa della sua dipendenza da alcol, un problema che ha minato il suo rapporto con l"ex moglie e con l"attuale compagna. A quanto pare il ricovero potrebbe influire anche su tutti i progetti che ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18

Anna Falchi senza veli sui social. E la foto manda in visibilio il web

Anna Falchi sa sicuramente come attirare l'attenzione su di s e con l'ultima foto pubblicata sul suo profilo ufficiale di Instagram lo ha fatto alla grande.La bellissima showgirl, con sulle spalle - anche se non sembra - 45 anni, ha letteralmente fatto impazzire i suoi fan con una sua foto ... Read More ...
Posted on: 08/30/18


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