Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Pope shares solidarity with Myanmar youth as protesters decorate Easter eggs
Anti-coup demonstrators in Myanmar decorated boiled eggs on Sunday, as Pope Francis in his Easter message expressed solidarity with the country's youth.
04 Apr 2021, 22:28
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, ...
25 Dec 2020, 20:53
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
12 Nov 2020, 16:21
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
24 Oct 2020, 11:59
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 ...
19 Apr 2020, 23:47
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.
13 Apr 2020, 08:43
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 ...
01 Jan 2020, 21:34
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 ...
17 Dec 2019, 23:45
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 ...
24 Nov 2019, 10:03
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, ...
18 Nov 2019, 09:45