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A 60-year-old woman receives palliative care treatment at a hospital in Chartres

A 60-year-old woman receives palliative care treatment at a hospital in Chartres

Award for "art of dying well" podcast

16/10/2017 17:12

A podcast series addressing end of life issues from a Catholic perspective has won a coveted award for digital audio.

 

Blast death toll continues to rise

A body is removed from the rubble, as the death toll continues to rise.

Somalia blast death toll increases

16/10/2017 11:29

The death toll after the explosion in Somalia on Saturday 14th October has now risen to over 270 people.

 

Pope Francis with Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor

Pope Francis with Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor Photo credit: Mazur/Catholicnews.org.uk

Pope sends condolences on the death of Card Murphy-O'Connor

02/09/2017 11:36

Pope Francis has sent a telegramme of condolence to the Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols on the passing of Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, Archbishop Emeritus of Westminster.

 

This file photo shows Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor in 2012

This file photo shows Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor in 2012

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor dies at age of 85

01/09/2017 18:00

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, former Archbishop of Westminster, died on Friday at the age of 85 after battling cancer in hospital since April

 

Indian activists and students protesting against the death of some 79 people, many of them children, at a government hospital in Gorakhpur.

Indian activists and students protesting against the death of some 79 people, many of them children, at a government hospital in Gorakhpur.

Indian Church mourns Gorakhpur hospital deaths ‎

14/08/2017 17:14

Some 79 people, among them many children, have died, reportedly due to lack of liquid oxygen in a large hospital in northern India’s Uttar Pradesh state.