Religion

IS claims responsibility for Afghan mosque attack

Oct 21, 2017

Islamic State group claims responsibility for suicide bombing at Shiite mosque in Afghan capital that killed at least 39

The Latest: IS claims responsibility for Kabul bomb attack

Oct 21, 2017

Islamic State group claims responsibility for suicide bombing attack on Shiite mosque in Kabul

Suicide bombings in Afghanistan hit mosques, killing 63

Oct 20, 2017

Suicide bombers strike Shiite mosque in Kabul, Sunni mosque in western Ghor province, killing at least 63 people

The Latest: US condemns twin suicide attacks in Afghanistan

Oct 20, 2017

The Latest: The United States is strongly condemning attacks by twin suicide bombers on two mosques in Afghanistan that killed at least 63 people

Devastation in Raqqa raises questions about cost of victory

Oct 20, 2017

Kurdish-led forces declare victory over the Islamic State group in Raqqa, setting up a climactic last stand for the group in nearby Deir el-Zour

Mormons allow more technology, smartphones for missionaries

Oct 20, 2017

The Mormon church's gradual embrace of the digital age for missionaries is taking another step forward with expansion those allowed to use technology and the swapping out tablets for smartphones

Afghan official at the Interior Ministry says suicide bombing at Shiite mosque in Kabul has killed at least 30 people

Oct 20, 2017

Afghan official at the Interior Ministry says suicide bombing at Shiite mosque in Kabul has killed at least 30 people

Cleric bans poses by Cyprus churches over lewd wedding photo

Oct 20, 2017

A senior cleric from Cyprus' Orthodox Christian church has banned couples who marry in civil ceremonies to take wedding photos outside churches and chapels in a part of the island that is popular with holidaymakers

Pope sends rare condolence after Malta journalist is slain

Oct 20, 2017

Pope Francis has sent a letter of condolences to Malta following the car bomb slaying of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia

Egypt releases Irish-Egyptian after 4 years detention

Oct 20, 2017

Egyptian authorities have released an Irish-Egyptian who was detained for four years on charges related to a Muslim Brotherhood protest in Cairo in 2013

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