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Pope calls on nations to share vaccines in Christmas message curbed by COVID

Pope Francis in his Christmas message on Friday said political and business leaders must not allow market forces and patent laws to take priority over making COVID-19 vaccines available to all, ...

Pope Francis leads the Mass on Christmas Eve in St. Peter's Basilica amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic at the Vatican 24 December, 2020

I’m working giving priority to humanity: PM Hasina

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has said she has been working untiringly for the betterment of the neglected and disadvantaged people giving priority to humanity

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina

COVID-19: Pope wears mask for first time at public event

Pope had come under some criticism, particularly on social media, for not wearing a mask at his general audiences and sometimes coming in relatively close contact with visitors

Pope Francis wearing a face mask lights a candle during a ceremony for peace with representatives from various religions in Campidoglio Square, in Rome, Italy, on 20 October 2020

Pope says recovery from coronavirus must be just, equitable

Pope Francis called on Sunday for an all-embracing vision of the world after the Covid-19 crisis, saying moving on without global solidarity or excluding sectors of society from the recovery would ...

Pope Francis

Pope livestreams Easter prayers for virus victims

Pope Francis prayed for tens of thousands of coronavirus victims in an unprecedented livestream Easter Sunday message delivered from a hauntingly empty Vatican to a world under lockdown.

Pope Francis celebrates Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Basilica with no public participation due to an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Easter Sunday at the Vatican on 12 April.

Pope slap a hit on social media

An image of Pope Francis slapping his way free from the clutches of an admirer late Tuesday had social media abuzz with comments on the pontiff's prompt riposte.Francis had greeted children before ...

Pope slap a hit on social media

Pope lifts 'pontifical secret' for sex abuse cases

Priests can no longer cite papal secrecy in abuse cases, the Vatican said Tuesday, the latest move by Pope Francis to combat silence surrounding pedophilia in the Roman Catholic church.The Church has ...

Pope lifts 'pontifical secret' for sex abuse cases

Pope rails against nukes in Hiroshima, Nagasaki

Pope Francis Sunday railed against atomic weapons, the nuclear deterrent and the growing arms trade, as he paid tribute to the victims of the "unspeakable horror" of the Nagasaki bomb.In a highly ...

Pope rails against nukes in Hiroshima, Nagasaki

Pope to visit Hiroshima on anti-nuclear weapon mission

Pope Francis, who years ago hoped to be a missionary in Japan, travels to the sites of the world’s only atomic attacks this week seeking a ban on nuclear weapons.The Argentine pontiff, 82, ...

Pope to visit Hiroshima on anti-nuclear weapon mission

Pope urges Silicon Valley to avoid slide towards new ‘barbarism’

Pope Francis urged Silicon Valley giants on Friday to make sure technological advances such as artificial intelligence do not lead to a new "form of barbarism" where the law of the strongest prevails ...

Pope urges Silicon Valley to avoid slide towards new ‘barbarism’
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