Delhi HC dismisses Catholic priest's plea against extradition to US

The Delhi High Court Tuesday dismissed a plea against an extradition order by Catholic priest Joseph Palanivel Jeyapaul, who was accused of molesting a child in the US in 2004.

Congress takes on Parrikar, backs Catholic priest

The Congress Thursday attacked Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar for accusing a Gujarat-based Catholic priest of spreading religious intolerance.

Syrian video shows Catholic priest beheaded by militants

A video has been released on the internet that shows a Catholic priest and two other people being beheaded by Islamist militants in Syria.

HC upholds arrest of priest charged with abusing girl in US

The Madras High Court has upheld the arrest of a Catholic priest from Tamil Nadu, charged with abusing a minor girl in the US, facilitating his extradition to face justice in that country.

Tainted catholic priest surrenders before Kerala police

Father Jaison Kollannur and three other KCYM activists on Saturday surrendered before police in connection with a human trafficking case.

Gay marriage plan undemocratic: UK`s top priest

The head of the Roman Catholic Church in Britain has described the government`s plans for gay marriage as undemocratic and a "shambles".

Barton may quit football to become Catholic priest

QPR captain also wants to be an anger management counsellor.

Priest arrested on charge of sexual assault on boy

Child abuse controversies have rocked the Catholic Church in the United States in the last decade.

China detains Vatican-backed Catholic priest

Last week, the Beijing-backed church said it wanted to ordain at least 40 bishops "without delay".

British ex-priest found guilty of child abuse

A British ex-priest was jailed
for 21 years for a campaign of sexual abuse against young boys
over more than two decades.

Goa Catholic priest opposes offshore casinos near village

A local Roman Catholic priest Tuesday opposed the Goa government`s controversial move to relocate offshore casinos, presently anchored in the Mandovi river off here, further inland.