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Pope plans historic Iraq trip in...

Pope plans historic Iraq trip in...

World

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Francis will be the first head of the Roman Catholic Church to visit Iraq

Pope installs first African-American...

Pope installs first African-American...

World

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Pope Francis has now appointed 57% of the 128 cardinal electors, most of whom share his vision of a more...

Pope Francis congratulates Biden, stepping...

Pope Francis congratulates Biden

North America

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Francis has clashed with Trump on a number of issues, including China, climate change, Cuba and...

Pope Francis says homosexuals should...

Pope calls for civil union law for same-sex...

Europe

Wed, Oct 21 2020

The remarks come in ‘Francesco,’ a documentary on the life and ministry of Pope Francis which...

Celebrities to lead TED global call...

Celebrities to lead TED global call...

World

Sat, Oct 10 2020

TED has a massive following for its trademark presentations in which speakers strive to give ‘the...

Pope in first trip outside Rome since...

Pope in first trip outside Rome since...

Europe

Sat, Oct 3 2020

Vatican staff have worked hard to protect both the former and current pope

Vatican releases financial figures,...

Vatican releases financial figures,...

Europe

Thu, Oct 1 2020

The figures do not include the Vatican bank and the Vatican museums, which are both big

Pope Francis names new Archbishop for...

Pope Francis names new Archbishop for...

Europe

Thu, Oct 1 2020

The Archdiocese of Dhaka serves 64,960 Catholics

Vatican announces surprise resignation...

Vatican announces surprise resignation...

Europe

Fri, Sep 25 2020

The 72-year-old, Angelo Becciu was named as a cardinal in the summer of 2018

Vatican, China prepare to renew historic...

Vatican, China prepare to renew historic...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Diplomatic relations between Beijing and the Holy See broke down in 1951, two years after the communists...

Pope 'very distressed' over Turkey's...

Pope 'very distressed' over Turkey's...

Europe

Sun, Jul 12 2020

The Hagia Sophia was first constructed as a cathedral in the Christian Byzantine Empire but was converted...

Pope sends ventilators to 12 countries...

Pope sends ventilators to...

Europe

Sat, Jun 27 2020

The Vatican, however, did not say anything about the numbers of ventilators donated to Bangladesh

Pope: Divert weapons funding to research...

Pope: Divert weapons funding to research...

World

Sun, May 31 2020

Earlier this month, Francis called for international scientific cooperation to develop a vaccine and...

Public returns to St Peter's Square,...

Public returns to St Peter's Square,...

Europe

Sun, May 24 2020

The pope blessed an empty square in the past three months

Pope fights a cold as Italy battles...

Pope fights a cold as Italy battles...

World

Mon, Mar 2 2020

It marks the first health crisis for the 83-year-old pontiff since his election in 2013

Pope cautions against ‘unfair’ Middle...

Pope cautions against ‘unfair’ Middle...

Middle East

Sun, Feb 23 2020

The Palestinians and Arab League foreign ministers have rejected the plan and the Palestinian Authority...

PM Hasina meets Pope

PM Hasina meets Pope

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Feb 6 2020

Sheikh Hasina stayed there for some time and exchanged pleasantries with the Pope, reports UNB

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...