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Apr 26, 2017
Pope Francis warns powerful to act humbly or risk ruin in TED talks videoPope Francis is warning the powerful to act humbly or risk ruin, in a TED talk in which he urges the world to show more solidarity with the poor and weak.
Apr 11, 2017
Rome: Pope Francis opens free launderette for homelessRome: Pope Francis has opened a free launderette in Rome in the latest of a series of initiatives for poor people that has included help with housing, showers, haircuts, meals and medical care.
Jan 03, 2017
Maintain 'zero tolerance' for child abuse: Pope Francis exhorts Catholic bishopsThe Vatican on Tuesday released the text of a 28 December letter Francis sent to bishops about injustices to children.
Dec 25, 2016
'Tis the season! Christmas celebrated across the worldEach year more and more Christians are coming out and brazing the security threats to celebrate Christmas and an increasing number of Iraq's Muslims join the revelry in solidarity with them
Dec 25, 2016
Christmas 2016: Celebrating birth of an impoverished migrant has a message for today’s worldAn evocative line-drawing did the rounds of social media in the days leading up to Christmas. It showed an open stable with a bright star over it, fir trees on either side, and only a cow, a sheep and a donkey around an empty manger inside the stable.
Nov 21, 2016
Pope Francis indefinitely extends special permission on abortion, maintains it's a 'grave sin'Pope Francis is allowing all priests to absolve women of the "grave sin" of abortion, extending indefinitely special permission he had granted for the duration of the just-ended Holy Year of Mercy.
Oct 08, 2016
IOC member Nita Ambani addresses ‘Sport at the service of humanity’ conference at VaticanIndia's representative at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Reliance Foundation Chairperson Nita Ambani on Friday addressed the delegates at the 'Sport at the service of humanity' conference held by the Vatican.
Sep 08, 2016
Only cowards would target Mother Teresa: She's been dead for 20 years, let it goSo why this pettiness towards Mother Teresa which was timed with her being given a sainthood? Frankly, it hasn’t affected your life or mine or anyone’s in any way.
Sep 04, 2016
Saint Teresa of Calcutta: Social media celebrates canonisation of Mother TeresaDevotees around the world celebrated on social media as Mother Teresa was declared a saint by Pope Francis in a canonisation ceremony
Sep 04, 2016
Mother Teresa canonised: Pope Francis lauds saint for dedication to impoverishedTens of thousands of pilgrims - rich and poor, powerful and homeless - filled St. Peter's Square on 4th September, 2016 for the canonisation of Mother Teresa, the tiny nun who cared for the world's most destitute and became an icon of a Catholic Church that goes to the peripheries to find lost souls.