Church, NGOs pressure Indonesia to back UN child marriage banSupporters of UN resolution highlight health risks, say practice is a rights violation
A young actress plays the role of Giorgia, 10, forced to marry Paolo, 47, during a event in Rome organized by Amnesty International to denounce child marriage, in this Oct. 2016 file photo. (Photo by Gabriel Bouys/AFP)
Action over interview with ousted PM Nawaz Sharif seen by rights group as 'choking press freedom'
Penang to play host to this year's three-day gathering from Sept. 26 to 28
Vatican lacks expertise in negotiating with Beijing as Xi Jinping tightens his grip
Leading Catholic journalist says China Church must be fully Chinese and fully Catholic