Children at a Caritas community school in Sadiq Nagar on June 24. Photo: UCAN/supplied
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Caritas Karachi helps students during Covid-19 lockdown

KARACHI (UCAN): Caritas Pakistan’s Karachi chapter distributed what it calls psychosocial packages among 25 students…

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Rohingya refugees evacuated from a boat near the coast of Seunuddon beach in Aceh, Indonesia, on June 25. Photo: CNS/Antara Foto, Rahmad via Reuters
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Rohingya refugees threatened by pandemic Caritas warns

VATICAN (CNS): “One of the key measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic…

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Rohingya refugees play football at a refugee camp in Cox's Bazaar, Bangladesh. Photo: CNS/Reuters
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United Nations adopts human rights resolution on Myanmar

MANDALAY (UCAN): The United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council adopted the Human Rights Situation in…

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Myeongdong Cathedral during the 2019 World Day of Prayer for the Sanctification of Priests. Photo: Committee for Communications, Archdiocese of Seoul
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Treat everyone with the heart of Christ cardinal tells priests of Seoul

SEOUL (SE): The Archdiocese of Seoul celebrated the World Day of Prayer for the Sanctification…

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Father Bunay, coordinator of the Papua Peace Network. Photo: UCAN/Photo supplied
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Papuan priests join in denouncing racism

JAKARTA (UCAN): More than 50 indigenous priests in five dioceses across Indonesia’s Papua region have…

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