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Pope, at US military cemetery, makes emotional anti-war address

ROME: Pope Francis made one of his most emotional anti-war addresses on Thursday, saying during a visit to a US military cemetery that the world seemed to be headed into war perhaps bigger than any before. Francis said a Mass for several thousand people at the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in the town of Nettuno, south of the Italian capital, on the day Roman Catholics commemorate their dead. The burial ground is the final resting place for 7,860 American soldiers who died in the liberation of southern Italy and Rome…

‘Ghostly’ figure captured at cemetery in Liverpool

LIVERPOOL: A ghostly figure has been caught on camera walking through a cemetery in Liverpool containing 58,000 bodies. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO The footage shows the silvery white ghostly figure repeatedly float into view and out in the clip filmed at St James Mount and Gardens, walk on the path of the gardens and seen gliding backwards and forwards. The clip was been posted on Facebook page ‘The Way I See Liverpool’ and shows the figure appear and disappear throughout the one minute 20 second video. There are…

Quebec’s Muslims to have their own cemetery

MONTREAL: Quebec’s mayor announced Friday that the city’s Muslim community will have their own cemetery, despite objections from right-wing groups and rising anti-Muslim sentiment. The city had promised a separate Muslim graveyard after a shooting attack by a white supremacist at a mosque in January that left six people dead. The Muslim cemetery will be set up on land adjoining one of the city’s main cemeteries. “The city of Quebec has accepted, subject to the approval by City Council, an offer submitted by the Islamic…