Pope Francis was met by Turkey’s Orthodox Christian Patriarch Bartholomew on Saturday as he arrived at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport on the second day
Pope Francis has called for religious tolerance to counter extremism in the Middle East.
The pontiff made the comments during a speech with
Pope Francis has begun a trip to Turkey with a call for interfaith dialogue to combat fundamentalism and terrorism.
Received at President Recep
Pope Francis is expected in Turkey on Friday on his first visit to the predominantly Muslim country.
During his three-day stopover he is expected
Pope Francis is heading to Turkey to promote inter-religious tolerance and plead for peace in the region.
In Syria and Iraq, neighbouring Turkey
MEPs have been reacting to the first papal address to the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Tuesday (November 25).
Pope Francis urged European
After another record low turnout at the European elections earlier this year, Pope Francis delivered an address on Tuesday which was scathing in its
Pope Francis has told European leaders to do more to help thousands of migrants risking their lives to get to the continent.
His remarks came as
Pope Francis has compared Europe to a grandmother, warning it is viewed as being “somewhat elderly and haggard”.
The pontiff, addressing the
Pope Francis will address the European Parliament on Tuesday, becoming the second-ever pontiff to do so.
He is likely to touch upon a number of key
The final preparations are underway at the European Parliament in Strasbourg ahead of the visit of Pope Francis.
Workers have built special
Ukrainian feminist organisation FEMEN staged a protest on Monday against the forthcoming visit of Pope Francis to Strasbourg, France.
Pope Francis has canonised six new saints, including a priest and a nun from the Indian state of Kerala in a ceremony at St Peter’s Square in the
Fancy a punt at the post office? At the Vatican ten euros gives the chance to win a new four-wheel-drive Fiat Panda, or failing that, a Panama hat or
Pope Francis has addressed delegates at the second International Conference on Nutrition in Rome (ICN2).
During his speech he said all men, women
Russia’s Vladimir Putin is the most powerful person on earth, according to Forbes.
The Russian president has edged US leader Barack Obama into
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Pope Francis navigated the minefield of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and bowed to kiss the hands of Holocaust survivors on Monday, the last day
Pope Francis has decided that the troubled Vatican bank, which he had in the past not excluded closing, will remain operative and he has approved
The Vatican on Wednesday said it had accepted the resignation of a German Roman Catholic prelate known as the “bishop of bling” because he spent 31