US Catholic Church withheld names of 500 priests

The Catholic Church in the American state of Illinois has withheld the names of at least five hundred priests and other clergy who have been accused of sexual abuse of minors. This is stated in a report that the State Attorney General has…

UN pact on refugees adopted

A week after the controversial UN Migration Pact was signed in Morocco, the Refugee Pact of the People's Organization was voted on Monday at the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Belgium voted for that pact. The pact, 'global…

European Film Awards: ‘Cold War’ is the best

Polish film 'Cold War' has been voted the best European film of the year at the European Film Awards in Seville in Spain. The film by director Pawel Pawlikovski (The Oscar for best non-English film 2015) is about two lovers who decide to…

This is the end, Obama’s only friend…

We can learn a lot from the United States, but the organization and financing of health care is not part of that. That has everything to do with culture: for example, Obamacare requires citizens to take out health insurance. US people find…

Use of fossil fuels pushed CO₂ 3 percent higher

CO2 emissions will have risen by 3 percent this year worldwide. The scientists of the Global Carbon Project had this bleak announcement in their annual report. It was presented in Katowice, Poland, where representatives from around 190…

Google to grow sterile mosquito army

The aim of 'Project Debug' was not only to offer the mosquito-infested Fresno relief, but above all to see whether the cannon can be brought into position in Africa, Latin America and Asia, where tens of millions of people get sick every…