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Earthquake In South Africa

eNCA: JOHANNESBURG – An earthquake — originally thought to be just a tremor — was felt across most parts of South Africa early on Tuesday afternoon. It was reportedly also felt in Mozambique and Botswana. According to the US Geological … Continue reading

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Eight South Africans Confirmed Dead in Kabul Attack

SABC news: Eight South Africans died in a suicide bomb attack which killed 12 in Kabul in Afghanistan this morning, the foreign ministry said. “Our mission in Islamabad in Pakistan, which is also accredited in Afghanistan, has informed us that eight … Continue reading

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Africa Elects First Anglican Woman Bishop: In South Africa!

And who said the Ordinariate would never come to Africa? Perhaps it’s time for an urgent rethink? The Rev. Ellinah Wamukoya elected Bishop of Swaziland.   Africa has elected its first female Anglican bishop. On 18 July 2012 an Elective Assembly meeting … Continue reading

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Pope Benedict XVI Names 22 New Cardinals

22 Cardinal Designates have been announced. Here is the list of names: 1. Msgr. Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples; 2. Msgr. Manuel Monteiro de Castro, Major Penitentiary; 3. Msgr. Santos Abril Y Castellò, Archpriest of … Continue reading

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Archbishop Hepworth’s Letter to the Traditional Anglican Communion College of Bishops

UPDATE:   TAC House of Bishops Calls for Archbishop John Hepworth’s Immediate Removal here. Has just been released: * * * 5th December 2011 To the Archbishops and Bishops of the Traditional Anglican Communion My Dear Brothers, There has been considerable … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene Hits: Pictures

National Geographic has them: More here.

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Earthquake in Washington Area, Felt on East Coast

  AP is reporting: A 5.9 magnitude earthquake centered northwest of Richmond, Va., shook much of Washington, D.C., and was felt as far north as Rhode Island, New York City and Martha’s Vineyard, Mass., where President Barack Obama is vacationing. The … Continue reading

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Catholic Priest Arrested for Directing Looters

…. Meanwhile, in Toxteth, a Catholic priest has been arrested for giving directions to looting youths telling them that, “there is a massive range of hi-tech goods and trainers a mile down the road at the local abortion clinic, now … Continue reading

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50 Powerful London Riot Images

Awful, more like it! Fifty of the most powerful images of the riots in London and the UK. Rest here.

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Riots Break Out in North London

In via Reuters this AM: (Reuters) – Rioters throwing petrol bombs battled police in north London overnight, setting patrol cars, buildings and a double-decker bus on fire in some of the worst disorder seen in the British capital in recent years. … Continue reading

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