Jan 18, 2016

Czech leader says Muslim integration 'practically impossible' in Europe

Czech President Milos Zeman, known for his fiery anti-migrant rhetoric, said on Sunday it is “practically impossible” to integrate Muslims into European society. “The experience of Western European countries which have ghettos and excluded localities shows that the integration of the Muslim community is ...

Christmas carols bring solace to Libya's fearful Christians

Dec 22, 2015

Christmas carols bring solace to Libya's fearful Christians

In the capital of war-torn Libya, a dwindling community of Catholic and Coptic foreign workers leave their fears and anxieties at the church door as they gather for Christmas carols and laughter. Lisa, a 47-year-old Filipina nurse, said she had just celebrated the festival ...

Ditch the KFC and spend Christmas with JC

Dec 10, 2015

Ditch the KFC and spend Christmas with JC

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While a KFC bucket of wings and some strawberry cake may be a Japanese way to spend Christmas, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy a more spiritual experience. Attending a Christmas mass or service can be especially comforting for those who are homesick, ...