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Revealed: ‘Fearless’ priest saved priceless relics from burning Notre-Dame

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A French priest who helped comfort the wounded after the worst terrorist attack on Paris this century has emerged as the hero of the Notre-Dame fire. Jean-Marc Fournier, chaplain of the Paris Fire Brigade, saved the Blessed Sacrament and the Crown of Thorns from the burning cathedral on Monday night when he bravely went in Read More

True Cross and Crown of Thorns: Priceless treasures of Notre Dame

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Of all the relics kept at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Paris (Notre-Dame de Paris), the Crown of Thorns and a piece of the True Cross are the most revered. Their status is unknown as the 850-year-old cathedral goes up in flames. Relics believed to be a piece of the cross on which Jesus Read More

Major operator recovers from stuck pipe using Churchill’s HyPR HoleSaver

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4/11/2019 Photo: Andy Churchill, chairman, Churchill Drilling Tools. LONDON — A major UAE operator has recovered from stuck pipe by severing its drill string in just 2.5 hr, reports Churchill Drilling Tools, a global oilfield service company specializing in drilling innovation. Churchill’s HyPR HoleSaver, the world’s first hydraulic pipe recovery system, was activated on a Read More

Truce talks between Hamas and Israel on track after Gaza protest

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By Deborah Haynes, foreign affairs editor, on the Israel-Gaza border A decision by the militant group Hamas to try to stop crowds in Gaza from attacking the border fence with Israel during mass demonstrations is a sign that Egypt-brokered ceasefire talks are still on track. There was further evidence of good will on Sunday morning Read More

‘Four Palestinians dead’ in Gaza protests

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Israeli forces have killed four Palestinian protesters as demonstrations take place on the Gaza border, the territory’s Health ministry has said. Adham Amara, 17, died at a protest camp in Gaza City, while Tamer Abu el-Khair, also 17, died in hospital after being shot in the southern city of Khan Younis, authorities said. Another teenager Read More

‘Three Palestinians dead’ in Gaza protests

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Israeli forces have shot dead three Palestinian protesters as demonstrations take place on the Gaza border, the territory’s Health ministry has said. Adham Amara, 17, died at a protest camp in Gaza City, while Tamer Abu el-Khair, also 17, died in hospital after being shot in the southern city of Khan Younis, authorities said. Their Read More

Palestinians mark 1 year of ‘Great March of Return’ protests with massive rallies

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Palestinians continue to stage massive rallies along the Israel-Gaza border, as part of the resistance campaign launched exactly one year ago. A protester is said to have been killed by Israeli troops just hours before. А 21-year-old Palestinian man died in the hospital on Saturday, after he was shot while protesting near the border fence Read More

7 injured, incl 2 infants, after rocket from Gaza hits house north of Tel Aviv (LIVE)

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A house in central Israel has reportedly been hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, local news outlets report, after air defense alarms went off across Jewish communities early on Monday morning. “Following the alarm reported in the Sharon area, one launch from the Gaza Strip was identified moving toward Israeli territory,” the Read More

7 injured after rocket from Gaza hits house north of Tel Aviv – IDF, police

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A house in central Israel has reportedly been hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, local news outlets report, after air defense alarms went off across Jewish communities early on Monday morning. “Following the alarm reported in the Sharon area, one launch from the Gaza Strip was identified moving toward Israeli territory,” the Read More

6 injured after rocket from Gaza hits house north of Tel Aviv – IDF, police

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A house in central Israel has reportedly been hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, local news outlets report, after air defense alarms went off across Jewish communities early on Monday morning. “Following the alarm reported in the Sharon area, one launch from the Gaza Strip was identified moving toward Israeli territory,” the Read More