Pope Francis put a woman in a top Vatican role. It shows how little power Catholic women hold ǀ View
Recently, the Catholic Church took two small steps for womankind: This month, Pope Francis named the first woman to a managerial position in the Vatican’s most important office, the Secretariat of State.
A 36-year-old man in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has become the latest—and youngest—victim of the new coronavirus outbreak, local health authorities announced Friday. The patient was not reported
The four members of the influential SOS Chretiens d'Orient (Christians of the Middle East) charity went missing near the French embassy in the Iraqi capital, the organisation's director Benjamin Blanchard
Ben Stokes could still face a ban by the International Cricket Council despite issuing an apology after he was involved in a foul-mouthed altercation with a fan on the first day of the fourth Test against
A federal court has sentenced former executives of Insys, including founder and ex-CEO John Kapoor, to years in prison for their role in irresponsibly marketing the painkiller Subsys and perpetuating opioid
Live updates: First two coronavirus cases in Europe detected in France, second case of coronavirus confirmed in U.S.
Authorities around China, including in the capital, Beijing, have canceled the temple fairs and festivals that accompany the Spring Festival to avoid having large public gatherings where the airborne could
(WASHINGTON) — The Pentagon said Friday that 34 U.S. troops were diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries suffered in this month’s Iranian missile strike on an Iraqi air base, and that half of the troops
European police busted a human trafficking ring worth more than $77 million, accused of moving as many as 10,000 migrants from France into Britain. The European police agency Europol announced Thursday
After our Observer posted photos of the starving, skeletal lions being kept at a park in Khartoum on January 18, social media was swamped with calls for the authorities to act. People reacted with shock
Officials believe they've found the 'Pillowcase Rapist.' The suspect was building a 'dungeon' beneath his home, officials
(CNN) — Authorities believe a Florida man arrested last weekend is the so-called Pillowcase Rapist and is responsible for a string of notorious South Florida assaults that took place in the 1980s, the
Africans wouldn't risk their lives crossing the Mediterranean to Europe if they had better economic opportunities at home, it's been claimed. Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu, CEO of philanthropic organisation the Elumelu
A protester on Wednesday evening interrupted the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump as Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D.N.Y., was presenting his arguments.The protester was tackled and escorted
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Over 1,000 people marched through Moscow on Sunday in an event a Kremlin critic tried to turn into a protest against a constitutional shake-up by President Vladimir Putin, but many chose
Women who have survived breast cancer are taking up the ancient sport of dragon boating to help aid their recovery. Women from Cumbria and Lancashire have formed a club and now regularly paddle on Windermere.