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Jun 22, 2018
Pope Francis urges European countries to 'invest wisely' in migrants' home countries, especially those in AfricaPope Francis has urged European countries "to invest wisely" in work and education in the migrant's countries of origin, especially African countries
Jun 17, 2018
Abortion is 'white glove' equivalent of Nazi-era eugenics programme, says Pope FrancisPope Francis denounced abortion as the "white glove" equivalent of the Nazi-era eugenics programme and urged families to accept the children that God gives them
Jun 14, 2018
Argentina Congress prepares for historic abortion vote, lawmakers agreed to set religious convictions asideLawmakers in conservative Argentina prepared to vote on a decisive bill to legalise abortion which if passed, would make it the most populous Latin American country to do so.
Jun 13, 2018
Argentina faces historic vote on decriminalising abortion, rival groups call for demonstrations outside CongressLawmakers Argentina vote on Wednesday on legalising abortion, which could make it the most populous country in South America to allow women to terminate pregnancies.
Jun 11, 2018
Pope Francis accepts resignation of bishop at centre of sex abuse scandal in ChilePope Francis has accepted the resignation of the bishop at the center of Chile's clerical sex abuse scandal and two others as he launches the purge of a church that has lost its credibility under an avalanche of accusations of abuse and cover-up.
Jun 10, 2018
ISS Astronauts give Pope Francis his own personalised space suit which included a blue jumpsuit and a white capeThe small white cape bore the Vatican flag, the official NASA wings logo and “Pope Francis” embroidered on it.
May 19, 2018
Chile sex abuse scandal: All Catholic bishops offer resignation to Pope Francis after Vatican summitIn an unprecedented move in the modern history of the Catholic church every bishop in Chile has offered his resignation to Pope Francis, in a case involving sex abuse scandal.
May 01, 2018
Top aide to Pope Francis Cardinal George Pell pleades 'not guilty' to multiple sex abuse charges ahead of trialVatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell became the highest-ranked Catholic ever to be sent to trial over historic sex offences on Tuesday, with the elderly priest vowing to fight the charges.
Apr 30, 2018
Pope Francis meets victims of Chilean paedophile priest in bid to quell sex abuse scandalThree victims of a Chilean paedophile priest have held private meetings with Pope Francis, as the Vatican tries to quell a sex abuse scandal that has rocked the Roman Catholic Church in Chile.
Apr 29, 2018
Pope Francis lauds 'brave' commitment of North Korea and South Korea for nuclear-free peninsulaPope Francis on Sunday lauded the agreement reached at the recent inter-Korean summit regarding denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula, and urged the two countries to continue to collaborate for the sake of their people and the entire world.