ALLEGATIONS of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church in Scotland can now be submitted to a commission carrying out an external review into the scandal.
THOUSANDS of members of the Orange Order are to gather in an affluent coastal town, sparking claims the parade is disruptive, divisive and unrepresentative of the local population.
POPE Francis took on one of Italy's most dangerous organised crime groups yesterday, describing it as "the adoration of evil" and saying all its Mafiosi "are excommunicated".
The idea of Pope Francis accepting Archbishop Tartaglia's invitation to come to Glasgow next March at such short notice - short notice for a pope anyway - is not as unlikely as it might first appear.
CATHOLIC clergy and officials who have ignored complaints over alleged sexual abuse by priests will be reported to police for prosecution, church officials have warned.