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Aisling Hubert said that somebody had to fight the case (PA)

Aisling Hubert incurred a £47,000 fine in court fees after launching private prosecutions against two doctors

Displaced people receive aid on the outskirts of Shirqat, south of Mosul, Iraq (CNS)

Christian minorities from Iraq and Syria left feeling ‘betrayed’ as humanitarian assistance fails to reach them

The 1992 Earth Summit in Rio (PA)

Memorial service held in Ohio yesterday for Sister of Charity and environmental campaigner

Cardinal Marc Ouellet: 'I think that controversies around Amoris Laetitia are understandable' (CNS)

The cardinal said Amoris Laetitia proposed ‘a new pastoral approach’ which was ‘more dialogical and merciful’

A Texas class at an after-school session run by the Child Evangelism Fellowship, a Christian group (AP)

A Satanist group is attempting to start after-school programmes in at least nine school districts

Patriarch Louis Raphaël I Sako: 'Submitting to frustration and despair is forbidden' (AP)

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Pope Francis hears Confessions inside St Mary of the Angels Basilica (AP)

Pontiff says that in the Year of Mercy it’s ‘ever clearer that the path of forgiveness can truly renew the Church and the world’

Nigerians at an Evangelical church in Potiskum after a suicide attack by Boko Haram (PA)

New Boko Haram leader announced, with new threats aimed at Christians

A mural of Blessed Oscar Romero decorates a wall in a street in Panchimalco, El Salvador. Romero was killed while celebrating Mass on March 24, 1980. (AP Photo/Salvador Melendez)

The martyr, who was assassinated while celebrating Mass, is suggested as patron saint at WYD to be held in Panama

Brian Bergkamp: heroic (CNS)

The young man went missing a month ago after rescuing a fellow kayaker from turbulent waters