Pope marks Good Friday amid tight security; urges people to rediscover shame

ROME (Reuters) – Pope Francis led Roman Catholics in Good Friday services under tight security, urging people, including ministers of his Church, to rediscover the capacity to feel shame for their role in the world’s ills. Pope Francis leads the Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) procession during Good Friday celebrations at the Colosseum in Rome, Italy March 30, 2018. REUTERS/Remo Casilli Francis, 81, presided at a traditional Via Crucis (Way of the Cross) procession…

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Obituary: Johan van Hulst, the teacher who saved Jewish children

Image copyright Mats van Soolingen Image caption Deciding who to save and who to leave was “the most difficult” thing Johan van Hulst ever had to do, he said Some of the children Johan van Hulst helped rescue were so young that they no longer remember the daring acts that saved their lives. Van Hulst, who died on 22 March aged 107, was a key part of the network that helped at least 600 Dutch…

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Delta flight catches fire on runway after making emergency landing

A Delta flight caught fire shortly after landing at an airport in Atlanta, the airline has confirmed. The plane was on its way to Quito, Ecuador, but suffered a mechanical problem shortly after take-off from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and was forced to return. The Federal Aviation Authority said the brakes locked up upon landing. Footage from a passenger on another flight showed the plane’s landing gear on fire. “Plane on fire on the runway at…

"Delta flight catches fire on runway after making emergency landing"

I like Tim Paine!

Listening to his post match shows he has a serious attitude. Kind if reminds me of the whole spot fixing fiasco with Pakistan in lords with Misbah taking over and then going on to be a somewhat successful captain. Not that any player made captain in this situation would say anything inappropriate but he seems he’s more proactive and seriously determined than most thot he would be. Paine has started in his own capacity a…

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Trump supporter Malloch says he will testify to Mueller grand jury

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An American academic who supports U.S. President Donald Trump and is a strong advocate of Britain’s exit from the European Union will testify next month before the federal grand jury considering evidence in the investigation into possible collusion between Trump’s 2016 election campaign and Russia. U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at Palm Beach International Airport, Florida, U.S., for the Easter weekend at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach March 29, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas Theodore…

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Joy in Nobel winner Malala’s hometown, though some Pakistanis decry her

MINGORA, Pakistan (Reuters) – In the Pakistani hometown of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai, reminders are frequent of the daughter of scenic northwestern Swat Valley who survived a gun attack – and so are memories of harsh rule by the Taliban. Barkat Ali, 66, speaks to Reuters correspondent near a school that Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai used to attend, in her hometown of Mingora in Swat Valley, Pakistan March 30, 2018. REUTERS/Faisal…

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Myanmar’s Rohingya stuck in Bangladesh’s ‘no man’s land’

Image caption More than 5,000 Rohingya Muslims are stuck in “no man’s land” Even in no man’s land, children know how to play and have fun. Between rickety shacks and sewage-contaminated paths, there are children engaged in skipping games or playing with water from hand pumps, while adults sit and chat nearby. But behind their makeshift homes, there’s a razor-sharp fence, and behind that, watchful members of the Myanmar Border Police. Dil Mohammed looks through…

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Meghan Markle’s First Kiss Is Now A Professional Beatboxer

The guy who gave Meghan Markle her first kiss apparently has very talented lips. Interest in the soon-to-be bride of Prince Harry led journalists to track down Joshua Silverstein, whom Markle once mentioned in an interview. Turns out, the “Suits” star wasn’t the only one to pursue a career in showbiz: Silverstein is now a professional beatboxer who performs on “The Late Late Show With James Corden” and the TBS game show “Drop the Mic.” Markle recounted that middle school…

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