Tag Archives: Humanitarians

21Jan/17

Dalai Lama says 21st century should be century of dialogue

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama says the 21st century should be century of dialogue to achieve world peace.

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05Sep/16

Mother Teresa declared a saint by Pope Francis

More than 100,000 pilgrims attend the beatification of Mother Teresa in St. Paul’s Square, as the tiny Albanian nun who gained fame for her work with the poor in India’s slums is declared a saint by Pope Francis. Ashraf Fahim reports.
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15Mar/16

Mother Teresa to be made Roman Catholic saint Sept. 4 – pope

Mother Teresa of Calcutta, a nun who dedicated her life to helping the poor, will be made a saint of the Roman Catholic Church at a ceremony on Sept. 4, Pope Francis announces.

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09May/15

Violence in the name of religion is sad, says the Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader-in-exile, the Dalai Lama, denounces religious violence.

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