French minister resigns after luxury dinners scandal

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:36:18 +0000

France’s Environment Minister Francois de Rugy on Tuesday said he was resigning after reports accusing him of extravagant spending, including on luxury dinners.

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UST Eng’g probes viral scandal involving students, professor

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 09:48:54 +0000

The University of Santo (UST) Tomas Faculty of Engineering will conduct a probe regarding the alleged involvement of its students and a professor in online misbehavior.

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UK opens inquiry into tainted-blood scandal that killed 2,400

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 11:44:58 +0000

LONDON — A long-awaited inquiry opened Tuesday in Britain into how contaminated blood was used to treat thousands of people in the 1970s and ’80s, killing at least 2,400.

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Japan Catholic church to open sex abuse probe

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:52:49 +0000

Japan Catholic church to open sex abuse probe

TOKYO, Japan – The Catholic Church in Japan said Tuesday it will launch an internal probe into claims of sexual abuse against children by its clergy, after a wave of paedophilia revelations worldwide.

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Pope’s sex abuse summit: What it did and didn’t do

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:03:33 +0000

Pope's sex abuse summit: What it did and didn't do

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis’ summit on preventing sexual abuse was never going to meet the expectations placed on it by victims groups, the media and ordinary Catholics outraged over a scandal that has harmed so many and compromised the church’s moral authority so much.

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Pope Francis vows to end abuse cover-ups but victims disappointed

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Sun, 24 Feb 2019 22:44:25 +0000

Pope Francis vows to end abuse cover-ups but victims disappointed

Pope Francis closed out his extraordinary summit on preventing clergy sex abuse by vowing Sunday to confront abusers with “the wrath of God” felt by the faithful, end the cover-ups by their superiors, and prioritize the victims of this “brazen, aggressive and destructive evil.”

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