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Romanian bishop, featured in a gay sex video, leaves his post

Romanian bishop, featured in a gay sex video, leaves his post

Corneliu Barladeanu, 51, the Bishop of Husi in Romania, resigned suddenly last Friday amid a sex scandal involving a male student. ON Top magazine reports that the Romanian Orthodox Church priest decided to step aside: For the peace and good of the church. The AP had reported that Barladeanu was suspended after an 18-minute video […]

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Worshipping an evil god

Worshipping an evil god

In Pakistan a village council ordered the rape of a 16-year-old girl because her brother had allegedly raped a 12-year-old girl. “A jirga [village council] had ordered the rape of a 16-year-old girl as punishment, as her brother had raped a 12-year-old,” police official Allah Baksh told AFP. He said the village council was approached […]

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Muslims in India riot over ‘blasphemous’ underpants

Muslims in India riot over ‘blasphemous’ underpants

AT least nine people, including five policemen, were injured after violent protests erupted in different areas of Srinagar, India, when news spread through the city that the “sacred” Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem had been printed on underwear. The structure on the garment turned out to be an historic cathedral in Italy. Police said they […]