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Kerala nun writes to Vatican to make case before Pope

The nun dismissed charges levelled against her by congregation, saying many of them were a 'deliberate attempt to paint her in bad light.'

29 Oct 2019 10:58 AM

Kerala nun Mariam Thresia to be declared saint by Pope Francis today

Mariam Thresia was called during the first half of her life simply Thresia, the name given to her at baptism on May 3, 1876.

13 Oct 2019 10:26 AM

Putin asks Italy to help restoring ties with EU, meets Pope

During an hour meeting, the two addressed 'various questions of relevance to the life of the Catholic Church in Russia,' the Vatican said.

05 Jul 2019 10:22 AM

Pope discusses ethics of artificial intelligence with Microsoft chief

The pair discussed AI at the service of the common good and activities aimed at bridging the digital divide.

14 Feb 2019 12:47 PM

Conspiracy theory suggests Pope, Royals are part of secretive Illuminati

A bizarre conspiracy theory has emerged suggesting that celebrities seen sporting a black left eye are part of the Illuminati.

21 Jul 2018 2:51 PM


Pope gets a white-and-yellow Lamborghini to auction for charity

Lamborghini Huracan, is signed by the pope outside his Vatican residence and will be auctioned by Sotheby‘s.

17 Nov 2017 3:15 PM

Pope admits to snoozing while praying

The pontiff values his sleep and is tucked up in bed each night by 9pm.

02 Nov 2017 3:33 PM

Francis Bacon's 'Study of Red Pope' hidden away for half a century to set record at auction

The painting is set to sell for a record £60 million.

16 Sep 2017 3:20 PM

Pope treats homeless to lunch as he marks Epiphany

Pope Francis offered some 300 needy people a simple lunch of a sandwich and drink, the Vatican said.

06 Jan 2017 6:19 PM