Port-of-SPAIN - Hindus in Suriname enthusiastically observed Surya Kumbha Parvaa, a festival that is similar to India's mammoth Mahakumbh.
Port-of-SPAIN - A massive idol of Lord Hanuman perched atop a pole has been unveiled in Trinidad and Tobago.
SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA - Pope Benedict XVI launched a strong appeal to Europe to reclaim its Christian roots instead of confining religion to the private sphere.
MURCIA - A Spanish discotheque called Mecca which has angered Muslims will change its name, a Muslim representative said Thursday in the southern city of Murcia.
ISTANBUL - For generations, the lore of "One Thousand and One Nights" helped shape Western notions about Muslim culture.
- Tensions simmer in Spanish enclave in North Africa
- Morocco border blockade of Spain enclave suspended
- Morocco halts fresh food shipments to Spanish city
- Moroccan protesters block Spanish enclave border
- Vedic conference to be held in Trinidad and Tobago
- Spain parliament rejects burqa ban _ for now
- Spanish parliament to debate ban on public burqas
- Spain to consider banning burqas in public
- 7 Cuban dissidents find freedom in Spain
- 7 Cuban political prisoners arrive in Spain
- French parliament set to approve ban on face veils
- Survey: Europeans back veil ban, Americans opposed
- $14 mn temple to be built in Trinidad and Tobago
- Church: Cuba agrees to free 52 political prisoners
- Church: Cuba offers to free 52 political prisoners
- FM: Spain wants more progress on Cuba human rights
- Spanish move toward restricting burqa
- Spanish city bans full veils in public buildings
- Catholics find ties to the church tested by crisis
- Pope to visit Spain in November
- National Gallery unveils sacred Spanish art show
- Mobile temple takes Lord Hanuman through Trinidad and Tobago
- Imam in Spain charged for menacing woman over veil