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Pope to visit Peruvian region hard hit by El Nino floods

When Pope Francis travels today to northern Peru he will find a region still reeling from devastating floods nearly a year ago that toppled hundreds of thousands of homes, left streets covered in thick layers of mud and even ripped apart tombs from an ... Business Standard, 1 month ago
Pope arrives in Peru after tumultuous Chile visit Business Standard, 2 months ago

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Pope renews commission on sexual abuse, Vatican promises victims more say

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis renewed a commission on clergy sexual abuse on Saturday, confirming a U.S. cardinal as its head, as the Vatican promised to give victims a greater say in its work.
 Reuters1 month ago Vatican City, Feb 17 (AP) Pope Francis revived his lapsed sex abuse advisory commission by naming new members today, after coming under fire for his overall handling of the scandal and his support fo  Business Standard1 month ago

Pope warns against 'fake news' and likens it to 'crafty serpent'

Pope Francis released a message condemning "fake news," saying that it's a "sign of intolerant and hypersensitive attitudes, and leads only to the spread of arrogance and hatred."The tragic history of human sin, the Pope says in his message, is the first "fake news" and it dates back to the book of Genesis, when the "crafty serpent" lied to the woman. In present day, according to the Pope's message the fast digital world helps fuel the spread of "fake news" -- which he defines as "the spreading ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Pope says fake news is satanic, condemns use in politics  Reuters1 month ago 'An evil': Pope Francis takes aim at 'fake news', social media abuse  Zee News1 month ago Pope Francis warns of the dangers of 'satanic' fake news  The Telegraph UK1 month ago
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Pope condemns media denigration of migrants

Pope Francis has criticised media which "denigrates" migrants through emotive or incomplete reporting on their situation."Some months ago I saw a newspaper headline about a small town in Italy which read, 'this is the town where there were the most rapes this ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Pope calls worldwide day of prayer and fasting for peace on February 23  Reuters1 month ago Don't extinguish migrants' hopes, Pope says on World Day of Peace  Reuters2 months ago Pope Francis urges world to jettison 'banality of consumerism' and avoid 'empty chatter' in New Year's Day message  The Telegraph UK2 months ago
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Key cardinal rebukes pope over abuse comment in rare move

TRUJILLO, Peru (Reuters) - A key U.S. cardinal distanced himself on Saturday from comments by Pope Francis on sexual abuse, saying they had caused "great pain," a remarkable move pointing to divisions in the Roman Catholic Church over how to treat accusers.
 Reuters1 month ago Cardinal rebukes pope over Chile 'slander' comments on abuse  Business Standard1 month ago Pope draws backlash after comment about sex abuse victims in Chile  Business Standard2 months ago

Pope stops popemobile to comfort fallen horseback policewoman

IQUIQUE, Chile (Reuters) - Pope Francis ordered his popemobile to stop on Thursday after a mounted Chilean policewoman was thrown off her frightened horse, which had reared up as the pontiff passed by.
 Reuters2 months ago Pope Francis apologises for clerical sexual abuse in Chile  Business Standard2 months ago Arson attacks ahead of pope's indigenous Chile visit: police  Business Standard2 months ago Chile government guarantees Pope's safety despite church attacks  Reuters2 months ago

Shutting out immigrants is not Christian: Pope Francis

Pope Francis said on Thursday that it is not Christian to shut out immigrants, urging nations to welcome people whose lives had been "watered down" by poverty, injustice and exploitation. IQUIQUE: Pope Francis said on Thursday that it is not Christian to shut ...
 Zee News2 months ago Don't make pursuit of money, career or success basis of life: Pope Francis  DNA2 months ago Pope, on Christmas Eve, says faith demands respect of immigrants  Reuters2 months ago

Pope Francis's Christmas message seeks lasting peace in Jerusalem

Vatican : Pope Francis used his Christmas message on Monday to call for a negotiated two-state solution to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, after US President Donald Trump stoked regional tensions with his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
 Sify2 months ago Pope laments 'winds of war' around the world  The Assam Tribune2 months ago Pope Francis delivers Christmas message; laments 'winds of war'  DNA2 months ago Mideast needs two-state solution: Pope  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Pope, in year-end message, says 2017 was marred by war and lies

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis in his year-end message said that 2017 had been marred by war, lies and injustice, and he urged people to take responsibility for their actions.
 Reuters2 months ago 2017 marred by war and lies; humanity has wasted and wounded the year : Pope Francis  DNA2 months ago Pope Francis laments wars, injustices that 'ruined' 2017  Business Standard2 months ago

Pope offers 'apologies' for comments on accused bishop

Pope Francis today offered "apologies" to victims of sexual abuse after he caused outrage by appearing to support a controversial Chilean bishop.The pope acknowledged he had "hurt" people by suggesting there was no "proof" against Juan Barros, who is accused ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Contrite pope apologises for sexual abuse comments that 'wounded many'  Reuters1 month ago
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