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
Posted in Region

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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Children with facemasks look out the window of their home in Sanaa, Yemen, on June 7. Photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in International Middle East

Aid agencies warn of health care collapse in Yemen

AMMAN (CNS): The Catholic Agency For Overseas Development (CAFOD) the Catholic aid agency for England…

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Posted in Asia

Church in Kerala allows cremation of Covid-19 victims

THRISSUR (UCAN): Breaking a centuries-old tradition, the Eastern-rite Syro-Malabar Church allowed cremation of Catholics who…

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A crowded market in Karachi, Pakistan, on June 8. Photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in Features | Commentary Region

South Asia’s ticking Covid-19 time bomb

Rock Ronald Rozario The Covid-19 coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic might have hit South Asia a little…

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A screenshot of Cardinal Turkson from a June 9 livestream meeting with journalists. Photo: CNS/Vatican Media
Posted in International Vatican

Post-pandemic world: Prepare a future of restored humanity

VATICAN (CNS): In a livestreamed meeting with journalists covering the Vatican on June 9, Peter…

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