Briefly World: Vatican panel clears John Paul II for sainthood

Pope John Paul II has cleared the final obstacle before being made a saint,awaiting just the final approval from Pope Francis

Published:July 3, 2013 12:50 am

Vatican panel clears John Paul II for sainthood

VATICAN CITY: Pope John Paul II has cleared the final obstacle before being made a saint,awaiting just the final approval from Pope Francis and a date for the ceremony that could come as soon as December 8,a Vatican official and media said Tuesday. AP

Taliban hit NATO supply compound in Kabul,kill 9

KABUL: A Taliban truck bomb and gun attack killed nine in the Afghan capital Kabul Monday,destroying the entrance to a NATO supply company’s compound. Four Nepalese,one Briton and one Romanian were among those killed. Ap

Mandela grandson to face charges in grave dispute

JOHANNESBURG: A family feud over the burial site of three of Nelson Mandela’s children intensified Tuesday when criminal charges were filed against Mandla Mandela,one of his grandsons,as the ailing 94-year-old former president remained hospitalized in critical condition. AP

Pierce Brosnan’s daughter dies of ovarian cancer

NEW YORK: Pierce Brosnan’s daughter has died from ovarian cancer,his publicist confirms. Charlotte was 41 years old when she passed away in London on June 28,after battling the disease for three years. AP

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