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Pope Francis has denied that when he was a cardinal he harboured ambitions to lead the Catholic Church.
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Pope Francis has cancelled the annual stipend of 25,000 euros (around $33,000) paid to each of five cardinals who oversee the Vatican Bank.
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Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Buenos Aires was elected the 266th pope by the conclave of cardinals on March 13.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 19:26
The sister of Jorge Mario Bergoglio has revealed that in the past, she had prayed that the cardinals wouldn`t pick her brother to be the new Pope.
Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 19:15
An Indian delegation led by Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P J Kurien on Monday left for the Vatican from Delhi to take part in the installation of Pope Francis as the 266th Pontiff of Catholic church.
Last Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013, 21:26
Amalia Damonte, the Argentine woman who grew up as neighbour of Pope Francis, says she was very briefly the object of his affections when they were both 12.
Last Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013, 16:47
Taiwan has full diplomatic relations with only 23 countries, most of them in Latin America, Africa, and the south Pacific.
Last Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013, 09:38
Pope Francis I’s is of Italian origin but belongs to Argentina.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 21:31
Pope Francis celebrated his first Mass since becoming the Catholic Church`s head with the cardinals who elected him.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 19:02
The Philippines, the biggest Catholic nation in Asia, welcomed the election of the new Pope.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 18:23
China said the Holy See should severe ties with Taiwan and stop interfering in its internal affairs in the name of religion.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 16:25
Pope Francis opened his first morning as pontiff by praying at Rome`s main basilica dedicated to the Virgin Mary.
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