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Mark Duggan’s best friends, Kurtis Henville and Marcus Knox-Hooke

The Hard Stop fails to give a truly rounded picture of the man shot dead by London police

Pro-life advocates at the March for Life in Washington in 2016 (CNS)

Former Planned Parenthood employee Abby Johnson explains why ‘science, reason and logic’ were behind her dramatic change of heart on abortion

'St Benedict responded positively to human needs which were not too dissimilar to the needs of those now fleeing poverty and war in search of a better life in Europe'

The continent could learn some lessons from its patron – not least generosity and hospitality

Evelyn Waugh was 'one of the strongest opponents of the vernacular' in England (AP)

The great novelist, who died 50 years ago, almost became the first president of the Latin Mass Society

A pilgrim holding a rosary raises her hands as she walks on her knees at Fatima (CNS)
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Find out what’s really happening in the Catholic Church

Pigeons fly past the dome of India's Supreme Court building in New Delhi (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

India’s Supreme Court has made technical bigamists of Catholics who have remarried after an annulment. But it has not acted unreasonably

Tony Blair addresses  troops in Basra in 2004 (PA)

It is only thanks to just war theory that we can articulate why the invasion was immoral

The president and the cardinal have sharply contrasting personalities.

Showdown in the Philippines

Cardinal Tagle is a ‘Catholic rock star’; President Duterte scorns the Pope and believes in an eye for an eye. Both are loved by the people — so who will prevail?

A pilgrim holding a rosary raises her hands as she walks on her knees at Fatima (CNS)
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Millennials believe in miracles, no matter how hard society tries to explain them away