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Disgruntled Pope Francis pulls himself...

Disgruntled Pope Francis pulls himself...

Europe

Wed, Jan 1 2020

The abrupt gesture appeared to cause him pain

Pope defends migrants, calls for peace...

Pope defends migrants, calls for peace...

Europe

Wed, Dec 25 2019

This month, Francis called for the closing of migrant detention camps in Libya

Pope abolishes ‘pontifical secrecy’...

Pope abolishes ‘pontifical secrecy’...

Europe

Tue, Dec 17 2019

Advocates for the victims of a sex abuse scandal that has rocked the church for nearly two decades applauded...

Pope urges abolition of nuclear weapons...

Pope urges abolition of nuclear weapons...

World

Sun, Nov 24 2019

He restated his support for a 2017 treaty to ban nuclear weapons agreed by nearly two-thirds of UN...

Pope signs Jerusalem declaration on...

Pope signs Jerusalem declaration on...

Africa

Sun, Mar 31 2019

The spiritual leader of the world's 1.3 billion Catholics was invited by King Mohammed VI for the...

Pope visits Morocco to boost dialogue,...

Pope visits Morocco to boost dialogue,...

World

Sat, Mar 30 2019

Improving relations with other religions has been a priority for the Argentine pontiff

Pope, Russia, US extend condolences...

Pope, Russia, US extend condolences...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Feb 22 2019

Wednesday's devastating inferno in Chawkbazar area of Old Dhaka has left 67 dead and scores with...

Pope opens child sex abuse conference,...

Pope opens child sex abuse conference,...

Europe

Thu, Feb 21 2019

Francis convened Catholic leaders from around the world for the four-day meeting to address the scandal...

Group sees 'disconnect' between pope's...

Group sees 'disconnect' between pope's...

World

Tue, Feb 19 2019

It's been alleged that 'even as the pope is making these bold pronouncements, he is obstructing...

Pope Francis leaves behind trail of...

Pope Francis leaves behind trail of...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 8 2019

Several UAE residents of the Christian faith planned their journey from early on to be able to attend...

Pope Francis, Grand Imam of Egypt kiss,...

Pope Francis, Grand Imam of Egypt kiss,...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 5 2019

In the first ever papal visit to the Arabian peninsula, the origin of Islam, the pope specifically called...

Infographic: Pope Francis makes landmark...

Infographic: Pope Francis makes landmark...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Pope Francis’ visit to the United Arab Emirates marks the first ever papal visit to the Arabian...

Pope defends migrants, marginalized,...

Pope defends migrants, marginalized,...

Latin America

Sun, Jan 27 2019

The Argentine pontiff was speaking at the end of a solemn ceremony commemorating Christ's...

Infographic: Catholic World Youth Day...

Infographic: Catholic World Youth Day...

World

Tue, Jan 22 2019

Pope Francis is attending World Youth Day in Panama, from January 23-27 an international event focused...

Infographic: Catholic World Youth Day...

Infographic: Catholic World Youth Day...

World

Sat, Jan 19 2019

Pope Francis is attending World Youth Day in Panama, an international gathering of young people which...

Pope assails greed, pilgrims celebrate...

Pope assails greed, pilgrims celebrate...

World

Tue, Dec 25 2018

Thousands attended mass on Monday night at the Vatican's Saint Peter's Basilica

Pope defrocks two Chilean bishops over...

Pope defrocks two Chilean bishops over...

World

Sat, Oct 13 2018

The Vatican named the two men as Francisco José Cox Huneeus, archbishop emeritus of the city of...

Bono saw 'pain' on pope's face over...

Bono saw 'pain' on pope's face over...

D2

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Francis has been attempting to address the latest wave of devastating claims of sexual abuse by clergy...

Pope relieves accused Indian bishop...

Pope relieves accused Indian bishop...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Sexual abuse by clergymen and the failure of senior Church officials to take action has been one of the...

Vatican: Sistine Chapel Choir under...

Vatican: Sistine Chapel Choir under...

World

Thu, Sep 13 2018

The Vatican issued a statement confirming an investigation hours after a report in La Stampa newspaper...

Philippines' Duterte apologises for...

Philippines' Duterte apologises for...

World

Mon, Sep 3 2018

After his election in mid-2016, Duterte quickly earned a reputation for using vulgar language against...