IT was a Friday evening in late February 2013.
SHAMED Cardinal Keith O'Brien has been removed from all public life and forced into retirement, the Vatican is due to announce.
Hundreds of friends and family have paid their last respects to a popular teacher who died in a sledging accident.
The Paraguayan government has agreed to meet former workers who have nailed themselves to wooden crosses over a wage dispute.
Pope Francis is focusing his attention on all those weeping in the world this Christmas, singling out the refugees, hostages and all those suffering in conflicts in the Middle East, Africa and Ukraine.