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Pope Paul VI, Archbishop Oscar Romero among 7 people to be canonized at Vatican

Pope Paul VI, Archbishop Oscar Romero among 7 people to be canonized at Vatican

World
The embroidered banner-portraits of the seven people Pope Francis will proclaim saints already hang on the façade of Saint Peter’s Basilica ahead of the solemn ceremony Sunday. The new tombstone and mosaic portrait of one of them, Pope Paul VI, the somber, timid pope of the turbulent 60s, is already in place in the crypt of St. Peter’s with his title changed from “Beatus” (blessed) to “Sanctus” (saint) above his name. Among those who will be canonized Sunday with Pope Paul are four religious figures: Mother Catherine Kasper, the German founder of a religious congregation; Nazaria Ignacia March Mesa, the Spanish founder of another order; and two Italian priests, Father Francesco Spinelli and Father Vincenzo Romano. Added to the list in July...
‘He is a Manchester United player’ – Juventus’ sporting director suggests Paul Pogba will NOT make Juventus return

‘He is a Manchester United player’ – Juventus’ sporting director suggests Paul Pogba will NOT make Juventus return

Sports
NOT HAPPENING Pogba has struggled to settle in at Manchester United since moving back to Old Trafford for £89million in August 2016 Juventus are not planning a move for unsettled Manchester United star Paul Pogba. Pogba appears to be itching for a move away from Old Trafford after falling out with Jose Mourinho earlier this week. Pogba fell out with Mourinho during a training session on Wednesday It began when the midfielder questioned United’s tactical approach to their 1-1 draw at home to Wolves last weekend. But the hard feelings carried on after their shock defeat to Derby County in the Carabao Cup with Pogba and Mourinho having a heated exchange regarding Pogba’s Instagram usage during the game. And this latest row betw...
Barcelona plan to watch Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in every game ahead of possible summer transfer

Barcelona plan to watch Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in every game ahead of possible summer transfer

Sports
Keeping tabs It is understood the Spanish giants are keeping a close eye on the World Cup winner's situation at Old Trafford Barcelona plan to watch Manchester United’s Paul Pogba in every game for the rest of this season as they consider a move for the midfield star. The Spanish Liga club were said to be keen on recruiting him last summer, but a move never materialised and representatives were there to see him in action in the Champions League against Young Boys on Wednesday night. Paul Pogba has hinted at tensions between him and Jose Mourinho While it is not uncommon for club’s to monitor other players, Pogba’s frosty relationship with manager Jose Mourinho and rumours of Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola attempting to orc...
TSB boss Paul Pester to step down after IT fiasco

TSB boss Paul Pester to step down after IT fiasco

Business
TSB chief Paul Pester is to step down after seven years in charge, in the wake of a major IT failure at the bank.In April this year, customers were left without access to online banking services for several weeks when an attempt to move data to a new computer system went wrong.The bank is still struggling to get its IT systems to work properly.On Monday, it apologised to customers who faced disruption to their online and mobile banking over the weekend.Following Mr Pester's departure, TSB chairman Richard Meddings will take on the role of executive chairman until a new chief executive is appointed.Mr Meddings said: "Although there is more to do to achieve full stability for customers, the bank's IT systems and services are much improved since the IT migra...
Great British Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood proud of soggy bottom

Great British Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood proud of soggy bottom

Entertainment
“The best bit of the show for me has to be ‘soggy bottom’” Paul Hollywood The judge, 52, coined the saucy phrase during the show’s first series in 2010. And it kick-started eight years of innuendo for the smash hit baking show.Paul said: “The best bit of the show for me has to be ‘soggy bottom’. It was series one of Bake Off when I first said it.“It happens when the base of a pie or tart fails to cook properly and it’s common in the industry to say that. But when I said it, everyone started laughing and I was like, ‘Why are they laughing?’ To me, it wasn’t funny.“It was a factual thing. But then all the innuendoes started building up over the yea...