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# monks - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

French police search monastery for man suspected of killing wife and four children
# On The Run
# On The Run

French police search monastery for man suspected of killing wife and four children

Jan 9th 2018, 6:44 PM 40,481 Views 15 Comments

Xavier Dupont de Ligonnes has been on the run since 2011.

# monks - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Step inside the home-away-from-home for monks on Skellig Michael
# Kerry
# Kerry

Step inside the home-away-from-home for monks on Skellig Michael

Dec 26th 2017, 9:30 PM 18,555 Views 2 Comments

When monks weren’t living on the rocky outcrop, they were thought to have lived here.

# monks - Friday 17 February, 2017

Elderly monk on the run as Thai police investigate multi-million euro scam
# Monkey Business
# Monkey Business

Elderly monk on the run as Thai police investigate multi-million euro scam

Feb 17th 2017, 6:59 AM 14,934 Views 12 Comments

Police found a 1.5 kilometre tunnel, split into two routes, dug under the UFO-like temple that dominates the site.

# monks - Monday 12 May, 2014

Benedictine and Columban orders meeting most child safeguarding protocols
# Monks
# Monks

Benedictine and Columban orders meeting most child safeguarding protocols

May 12th 2014, 4:30 PM 4,102 Views 18 Comments

The NBSCCCI reports are largely complimentary to the two orders.

# monks - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Govt to ask for 900-year-old manuscript back from Oxford University
# Annals Of Inisfallen
# Annals Of Inisfallen

Govt to ask for 900-year-old manuscript back from Oxford University

Sep 24th 2013, 6:30 AM 10,809 Views 31 Comments

The Annals of Inisfallen – written in 1092 – have been on display in the Bodleian Library.

# monks - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Global rallies for Tibet take place in Dublin, London and New York
# Tibet
# Tibet

Global rallies for Tibet take place in Dublin, London and New York

Mar 10th 2012, 4:35 PM 1,454 Views 10 Comments

Protests also took place in Edinburgh, Paris, Madrid, Brisbane and other cities across the globe.

# monks - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Eighth Tibetan man sets himself on fire in protest in China
# China
# China

Eighth Tibetan man sets himself on fire in protest in China

Oct 16th 2011, 3:41 PM 434 Views 3 Comments

The 19 year old reportedly called out “Tibet needs freedom” as he set himself alight.

# monks - Monday 26 September, 2011

Tibetan monks injured in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule
# Protest
# Protest

Tibetan monks injured in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule

Sep 26th 2011, 12:51 PM 447 Views 2 Comments

China’s official news agency reports that the two men suffered slight burns and are in stable condition.

# monks - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Tibetan monks jailed over immolation death
# Tibet
# Tibet

Tibetan monks jailed over immolation death

Aug 31st 2011, 3:54 PM 473 Views 4 Comments

Three men have been convicted of intentional homicide and sentenced to between ten and 13 years in prison.

# monks - Thursday 26 May, 2011

Monastery closed following lap dancing nun performance
# Lap Dancing Nun
# Lap Dancing Nun

Monastery closed following lap dancing nun performance

May 26th 2011, 10:36 AM 2,059 Views 0 Comments

The Vatican says the lifestyles of the Cistercians were not in keeping with Church doctrine. What – did it expect them to live like monks?

# monks - Thursday 20 January, 2011

Glenstal Appy: Monks launch new app for iPhone and Android
# Apps
From The Daily Edge
# Apps

Glenstal Appy: Monks launch new app for iPhone and Android

Jan 20th 2011, 2:51 PM 1,870 Views 0 Comments

Religious community at Limerick’s Glenstal Abbey reach out with technology – but admit they don’t have iPhones of their own.