Aleppo bombers 'must answer to God', says Pope

Vatican City , Sep 28

Pope Francis on Wednesday deplored the bombings of the northwest Syrian city of Aleppo and urged all sides to protect civilians, warning those responsible for civilian deaths will have to "answer to God".

IS set fire to 3 oil wells in Iraq

Baghdad , Sep 28

The Islamic State (IS) militants on Wednesday set fire to three oil wells near the town of Qayyara, which Iraqi forces freed from the IS late last month in south Mosul, an official said.

Italy welcomes Indian court decision on Latorre

Rome , Sep 28

Italy on Wednesday welcomed a ruling by India's Supreme Court allowing a marine accused of killing two Indian fisherman off Kerala to remain in his homeland until an international arbitration verdict in the case.

9 killed in China road accident

Beijing , Sep 28

At least nine persons were killed on Wednesday when a minibus collided with a cement tanker in China's Liaoning province, police said.

Two Italian ex-nuns celebrate civil union

Pinerolo (Italy) , Sep 28

Two former Catholic nuns registered a same-sex civil union in northwest Italy on Wednesday after they fell in love and renounced their vows, media reports said.