Greek island celebrates Valentine's Day with festival to attract tourists

February 16, 2016 by · Comments Off on Greek island celebrates Valentine's Day with festival to attract tourists 

ATHENS, Feb. 15 — The Greek island of solidarity Lesvos in the Aegean Sea, which has attracted the attention of the entire world for being the largest refugee gateway into Europe over the past year, marked Saint Valentine's Day with a two-day festival during this weekend.

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Retired prelate not surprised by Pope Francis' 'prediction'

March 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Retired prelate not surprised by Pope Francis' 'prediction' 

MANILA, March 16 — A retired Catholic prelate is hoping that Pope Francis will stay as the head of the Roman Catholic Church for a long time.

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Watching pontiff’s arrival on screen sparks papal visit excitement in Palo town

January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Watching pontiff’s arrival on screen sparks papal visit excitement in Palo town 

By Sarwell Q. Meniano

PALO, Leyte, Jan. 15 (PNA) — Watching Pope Francis’ arrival on a wide screen has flared the excitement of super typhoon Yolanda survivors to see the pontiff in person on Saturday.

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