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Such a procedure, outlined in the Journal of Medical Ethics, would allow medics to remove a patient’s heart before they died

The actor discussed the Catholic Church in an interview with the Guardian

Prominent Christian activist says Pakistan is no longer safe for the faithful

The number of suicides have gone from 416 cases in 2011 to 1,004 last year

Cardinal Thomas Collins of Toronto has called on compatriots to write to politicians and ask them to ‘protect the vulnerable’

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Those seeking to end their lives lack ‘the proper disposition for the anointing of the sick’

Pope Francis ‘laughed spontaneously’ when Fr Mulgrew presented the pontiff with pictures of the bus

Campaigners say it is ‘getting easier and easier for people to justify dying’ in the US state

MPs raise concerns after researchers find ‘social isolation’ was a factor in majority of requests