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Italy appeals to court to overturn crucifix ban

June 30th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Strasbourg, June 30 (IANS/AKI) The Italian government Wednesday launched an appeal in the European Court of Human Rights to overturn a ban on crucifixes in the classrooms of public schools. The case ... Read more...

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China mourns quake victims (Lead)

April 21st, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 21 (IANS) Top Chinese leaders, including President Hu Jintao, Wednesday paid tributes here to more than 2,000 victims of the devastating quake in northwest Qinghai province, while thousands of people ... Read more...

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Removal of crucifix from chapel sparks of religious, racial row in UK jail

December 16th, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.16 (ANI): The removal of a crucifix from a newly built chapel inside the category B Lewes Prison in East Sussex has sparked off a religious and a racial row ... Read more...

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