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Pope Francis and Rabbi Abraham cement Jew-Catholic ties

Pope Francis and Rabbi Abraham cement Jew-Catholic ties

NEW YORK —  With the 50th anniversary of Nostra Aetate, the Second Vatican Council’s document on relations with non-Christian religions, just around the corner, Catholics and Jews are poised to…

The Yeti returns : bear facts unearthed

The Yeti returns : bear facts unearthed

LONDON: One of the greatest mysteries of the Himalayas may have finally been solved. Genetic testing has led scientists to believe that the abominable snowman – the Yeti, actually existed…

Religion as centrepiece of politics is bad news

Religion as centrepiece of politics is bad news

Dhaka: It’s bad news for everyone if the reactionary elements’ versions of religion start becoming the centrepiece of politics and not citizen’s rights. This was the message at an international…

Stop obsessing, doubt is essential to finding God, Trust Him!

Stop obsessing, doubt is essential to finding God, Trust Him!

Pope Francis said that the Roman Catholic church had grown “obsessed” with preaching about abortion, gay marriage and contraception in his most extensive and revealing interview since he was elected…

Elton John, Rainbow Person, is a Brit Icon

Elton John, Rainbow Person, is a Brit Icon

Everyone knows he’s an icon, and now the Brits have finally admitted it. And by the way, the Queer communities across the world are delighted that the very first Brit…

16 year old queer kid brutalised and killed in Jamaica

16 year old queer kid  brutalised and killed in Jamaica

Montego Bay: A 16 year old boy  who dreamed of becoming a performer like Lady Gaga, is Jamaica’s most recent victim of mob hate and homophobia. Dwayne Jones was bullied in…

6th World Dwarf Games: growing, but where’s India?

6th World Dwarf Games: growing, but where’s India?

The sixth World Dwarf Games is taking place in the US state of Michigan. Simon Minty – who has restricted growth – has travelled 4,000 miles to attend. With nearly…

Motorcycle bomb kills 11 kids in Karachi, Pak

Motorcycle bomb kills 11 kids in Karachi, Pak

Karachi: A fatal football match: A bomb planted on a motorbike  parked outside the stadium killed eleven children  and 26 wounded others in an explosion in Karachi, Pakistan say police…

Sharp Judge foils ‘false will plot’ of ex-Maharaja’s Servants

Sharp Judge foils ‘false will plot’  of ex-Maharaja’s Servants

It would have been the perfect heist. Servants and palace officials of a former Maharaja produced  a will and claimed that the old man had ‘donated’ an estate worth four…

New Stone Age houses 6,000 yrs old found

New Stone Age houses 6,000 yrs old found

A new insight into British pre-history has been unearthed. Archeologists say remains of houses found were over 6,000 years old. Ancient “halls of the dead” more than 1,000 years older…

Don’t Condemn, marginalize LGBT People: Pope Francis

Don’t Condemn, marginalize LGBT People: Pope Francis

Pope Francis has said gay people should not be judged or marginalised. Speaking to reporters on a flight back from Brazil, he said: “If a person is gay and seeks…

She was a boy, he was a girl, now they’re happy together!

She was a boy, he was a girl, now they’re happy together!

They’re from Tulsa in the USA, and boy, don’t they look cute and hot! But the guy was born a girl and the girl was born a boy. Two years…

Pope Francis main attraction at World Youth Day

Pope Francis main attraction at World Youth Day

Lakhs of young Roman Catholics from all over the world have gathered at Copacabana Beach in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro for the opening of the World Youth…

Islamists want Vatican Envoy expelled over ‘Allah’

Islamists want Vatican Envoy expelled over ‘Allah’

KUALA LUMPUR: Several Islamic groups on Friday demanded the recall of the Vatican’s first envoy to Malaysia, describing him as an “enemy of the state” after he supported the use…

Marriage equality for England and Wales

Marriage equality for England and Wales

LONDON: The Queen will soon put her assent to Britain’s Gay marriage Bill, making marriage for LGBT people a reality in England and Wales. The first gay marriages in England…