Police summon Indian bishop accused of repeatedly raping nun amid protests

A bishop accused by a nun of repeatedly raping her over two years has been summoned for questioning by police in India. It comes as several nuns continue to protest outside the High Court to demand justice for the sister. Amid claims that authorities are failing to take action against the bishop, police have summoned […]

Britain’s Got Talent 2018: Royal Wedding Bishop Michael Curry to appear after hit sermon

Bishop Michael Curry stole the show at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding and is set to open tonight’s Britain’s Got Talent episode. The American Bishop has recorded a special blessing for the ITV show, hosted by Declan Donnelly. Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, Alesha Dixon and David Walliams will judge tonight’s competition and will […]

Royal wedding 2018 news: Meghan and Harry ask senior US Bishop to give address

The royal wedding of Meghan Markle, 36 and Prince Harry, 33, will take place in just one week on May 19. Taking place at Windsor Castle, the pair will wed before travelling through Windsor in a royal carriage to greet well wishers. Over 600 guests have been invited with the procession to start at approximately […]

Brazilian bishop ‘stole $600,000 from church collection plates’

A bishop and several priests in Brazil have been charged in connection with the theft of more than $ 600,000 belonging to parishioners. Police arrested Bishop of Formosa José Ronaldo Ribeiro as well as a number of other clergymen Monday after police found large quantities of cash during a raid on Ribeiro’s home. They group […]

‘I did not touch your Bishop’ and 19 other things Stephen Hawking said that proved he was a comedian in a universe, somewhere

Dr Stephen Hawking, who died on March 14 – Einstein’s birthday – aged 76, defied doctors for more than 50 years and rewrote our understanding of the universe in the process. The Oxford-born, Cambridge-based Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology was diagnosed with motor neurone disease aged 21. Doctors said he had […]

Melissa Bishop is still searching for the perfect race

Melissa Bishop finished just off the podium in Rio — 0.13 of a second to be precise — as Kenya’s Margaret Wambui passed her on the final straightaway for the bronze medal in the women’s 800 metres. It’s a big reason why the 29-year-old Canadian runner is still pushing herself to her limits each day in practice. After Rio […]

Porridge remake: Kevin Bishop almost turned down his role in new show

He plays the grandson of Ronnie Barker’s character Fletch in the show. Forty years after Norman Stanley Fletcher served his time at Slade Prison, Nigel Norman Fletcher – also nicknamed Fletch – is banged up in Wakeley for cyber crimes. Kevin, 37, said: “I was unsure and I was very nervous and I still am. […]

Melissa Bishop to race for 800m podium at track and field worlds

Melissa Bishop is anxious to erase the bad memory of a podium miss at last summer’s Rio Olympics in the women’s 800-metre final at the track and field world championships on Sunday (CBCSports.ca, 3:10 p.m. ET). The Canadian-record holder crossed the finish line second on Friday in her semifinal heat behind Ajee Wilson of the […]

Why Melissa Bishop keeps running an unwinnable race

One of Canada’s best remaining hopes for a medal at the world track and field championships in London is entered in a race she has little hope of winning. Melissa Bishop is the Canadian and Pan American Games champion at 800 metres and is the reigning world championship silver medallist. The 29-year-old from Eganville, Ont., […]