Australia’s leading Catholic cleric George Pell, a top Vatican official, came under fire Friday after drawing an analogy between the church’s response to child abuse and a trucking company.
Australian authorities were Wednesday investigating the father at the center of a Thai surrogate baby scandal who was exposed as a convicted paedophile, to determine whether his young daughter is at risk.
By Ramon Tulfo
PasaY City has a new chief prosecutor, Niven R. Canlapan.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered new assurances to gay athletes and fans attending the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics next month. Yet he defends Russia’s anti-gay law by equating gays with pedophiles and says Russia needs to “cleanse” itself of homosexuality if it wants to increase its birth rate.
By Julliane Love De Jesus
The Philippines is among the Top 10 countries producing pornographic materials on children and distributing these to western countries, the Philippine National Police said Friday.