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  • A dangerous stand-off between Church and State February 23, 2017
    A dangerous stand-off between Church and State Long before he assumed the highest office in the United States, President Donald Trump’s contradictory statements on everything from the war in Iraq to abortion were subjected to quizzically raised brows and prime-time debates. None of which has done the billionaire businessman any harm as he harangues and denou […]
  • Mosul may be site of Christian mass grave, warns watchdog February 23, 2017
    Mosul may be site of Christian mass grave, warns watchdogIraqi police examine the contents of a mass grave A Christian watchdog in Iraq has warned that troops advancing on the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) frontline in Mosul may be about to uncover the site of a mass grave for Christians slaughtered by the terror group during its time in control of the city […]
  • College champs give thanks in Knock February 23, 2017
    College champs give thanks in Knock by Mags Gargan February 23, 2017 St Mary’s University College, Belfast football team hold up their captain Conor Meyler after winning the Sigerson Cup. Photo: Gerd Curley The winning team from St Mary’s University College, Belfast “gave thanks” at Knock Shrine after defying the odds in an incredible ‘David and Goliath’ foo […]