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Myanmar social media anger after pope uses word ‘Rohingya’
Pope Francis’s embrace of the Rohingya during a trip to Bangladesh has sparked some angry comments on social media in Myanmar, where just days earlier he chose not to publicly air their plight.
Pope uses word 'Rohingya' in public for first time on Asia trip
Pope Francis on Friday used the word “Rohingya” for the first time during his current trip to Asia to refer to refugees who have fled in large numbers from violence in Myanmar.
Pope heads to Bangladesh as rights groups criticise his silence on Rohingya crisis
Pope Francis wrapped up his visit to Myanmar on Thursday with a Mass for young people before heading to neighbouring Bangladesh where the Muslim Rohingya refugee crisis was expected to take center stage.
Pope appeals to Buddhist clergy to overcome ‘prejudice and hatred’
Pope Francis called on Myanmar’s top Buddhist monks to conquer “prejudice and hatred” in a country ravaged by communal divisions, after holding the nation’s first-ever papal mass attended by 150,000 Catholics on Wednesday.
Pope demands rights for all in Myanmar, omits ‘Rohingya’
Pope Francis insisted Tuesday that Myanmar's future depends on respecting the rights of each ethnic group, an indirect show of support for Rohingya Muslims who have been subject to decades of discrimination and a recent military crackdown described by the UN as a textbook campaign of "ethnic cleansing."
Pope dives into Rohingya crisis upon arrival in Myanmar
Pope Francis met Myanmar's powerful army chief Monday at the start of a highly sensitive trip to the majority-Buddhist country, which is under fire internationally for a brutal military crackdown that sparked an exodus of Rohingya Muslims.
Pope in Myanmar: Francis faces tricky trip (Video)
Pope Francis has departed the Vatican for Myanmar on the first papal visit to the country that has this year been widely accused of ethnic cleansing.
Conservatives accuse the Pope of spreading heresy
Several dozen conservative Catholic scholars and clergy have charged Pope Francis with spreading heresy, a bold but perhaps futile salvo against Francis and his reform-minded papacy.
Francis Bacon's final Pope painting comes to light after 45 years
A Francis Bacon painting valued at £60m is to be seen in public for the first time for 45 years when it goes under the hammer next month.
Pope blasts climate change doubters
Pope Francis sharply criticized climate change doubters, saying history will judge those who failed to take the necessary decisions to curb heat-trapping emissions blamed for the warming of the Earth.
Pope to visit Myanmar, Bangladesh as Rohingya crisis intensifies
Pope Francis will visit Myanmar and Bangladesh later this year, the Vatican announced Monday, hours after the Catholic leader decried the plight of Rohingya Muslims as they flee fresh violence.
Pope's envoy in Tehran to attend Rouhani's swearing-in ceremony
Special envoy of world Catholic Church Leader and Bishop of Rome Pope Francis arrived in Tehran on Thursday to attend swearing–in ceremony of President-elect Hassan Rouhani.
Pope slams ‘barbaric’ terrorist attacks in Tehran
Pope Francis, the head of the Roman Catholic Church, has condemned the recent deadly twin terrorist attacks in the Iranian capital, Tehran, offering condolences to those affected by the assaults.
Pope unlikely to apologize for Canada schools: Activist
Randy Short, with the Black Autonomy Network Community Organization from Washington, says he doubts Pope Francis’ agreement to apologize for the role of the Catholic Church in Canada’s school system, where indigenous children were abused for decades.
Pope asks Trump to be peacemaker
Pope Francis urged US President Donald Trump to be a peacemaker at their highly anticipated first meeting on Wednesday, and Trump promised he would not forget the pontiff's message.

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