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2012-07-09 13:40:29

While the science community celebrates a monumental discovery, one researcher who helped lead the discovery of the God particle has been shunned by his home country.

2008-11-21 13:31:47

Inmates of a prison in the British county of Cambridgeshire lost out on a stand-up comedy course due to the inappropriateness of the class, officials say. British Justice Secretary Jack Straw said he and prison officials decided to cancel the comedy course at Her Majesty's Prison Whitemoor since it didn't represent an acceptable form of education for inmates, The Times of London said Friday. As soon as I heard about the course at HMP Whitemoor, I instructed that it must be immediately...

2006-08-21 12:36:07

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's ruling party introduced a bill on Monday to amend controversial Islamic laws, including one which makes rape victims liable to prosecution for adultery unless they produce four male witnesses.

2005-10-07 01:38:22

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - At least eight people were killed and 18 wounded in a drive-by shooting on a religious center of an Islamic sect in central Pakistan on Friday, police and community leaders said.

2005-10-07 00:02:32

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Six people were killed and 20 wounded in a drive-by shooting on a religious center of a dissident Islamic sect in central Pakistan on Friday, police said.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.