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A shot from the Amnesty campaign film

Amnesty International has launched a campaign calling for the decriminalisation of abortion in Ireland

Pope Francis greets faithful as he arrives for his weekly general audience  (AP)

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MSPs gather at Holyrood (Photo: PA)

Abortion law to be devolved to Scotland

David Mundell, the Scottish Secretary, says he cannot see a ‘convincing reason’ against devolution

Survivors and their supporters sit next to photographs of the Bhopal gas disaster during a protest in New Delhi on the anniversary of the tragedy  (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

‘The bodies lay on top of one another’

Mark Greaves talks to the Irish Sister who tended to the victims of the Bhopal disaster 30 years ago – at great cost to her own well-being

Uganda President Yoweri Museveni signs an anti-homosexuality bill into law (CNS)

Ugandan bishops have said that they support compassion

Aren’t there enough prisoners of conscience without the human rights group bowing to feminist pressure?

Clergy pray at a ceremony welcoming the relics of St Thérèse of Lisieux at Ben Gurion airport near Tel Aviv (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

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