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Amateur historian “blew open locked doors” by exposing Irish babies' mass grave

TUAM, Ireland: Catherine Corless has been haunted all her life by childhood memories of the skinny children from the local Catholic home for unmarried mothers and their babies in the small cathedral town of Tuam in the west of Ireland. Known locally as the home babies, the children lived in secrecy behind the dark, high… Read More »

Mass baby remains found at former Catholic home in Ireland

DUBLIN: “Significant quantities” of baby remains have been discovered in an apparent makeshift crypt at the site of a former Catholic home for unmarried mothers in Ireland, an official commission said on Friday (Mar 3). The find in the town of Tuam in western Ireland came during extensive excavations by the Commission on Mother and… Read More »

US mass murderer Manson too weak to undergo surgery: Report

LOS ANGELES: US mass murderer Charles Manson, who was rushed to hospital earlier this week, is suffering from intestinal bleeding but is too weak to undergo surgery, media reports said on Friday. The 82-year-old, who is serving nine life sentences for the 1969 grisly killing of seven people, including pregnant actress Sharon Tate, was reportedly… Read More »

32 bodies, 9 human heads found in Mexico mass graves

MEXICO CITY: Authorities have exhumed 32 bodies and nine heads from several clandestine graves in Mexico’s violence-plagued southern state of Guerrero this week, officials said. The remains were unearthed between Tuesday and Thursday in 17 pits on a hill in the village of Pochahuixco, part of the municipality of Zitlala, a region beset by turf… Read More »