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Pope says church shamed by ‘repugnant’ Irish abuse

1 month, 1 day ago
DUBLIN: Pope Francis marked the first papal visit to Ireland in 39 years by acknowledging that the failure of Church authorities to adequately address “repugnant” clerical child abuse crimes there remains a source of shame for the Catholic…

UK govt “names and shames” firms for underpaying staff

1 year, 7 months ago
LONDON: The government of the United Kingdom has “named and shamed” more than 350 companies after being fined for not paying their employees either the national minimum wage or the living wage. A total of 360 employers, including large…

In rich Gulf Arab states, some feel shamed by refugee response

3 years, 19 days ago
CYPRUS: When Iraq invaded Kuwait in 1990, fellow Gulf states raced to shelter thousands of displaced Kuwaitis. Fast forward 25 years, and the homeless from Syria's nearby war have found scant refuge in the Arab world's richest states.