Vatican City

February 13, 2018
February 13, 2018

Hasina meets Pope Francis in Vatican City

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday had a meeting with Pope Francis, spiritual leader of the world's Catholics, at the Holy See in Vatican City.

February 11, 2018
February 11, 2018

PM leaves home for Italy

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina leaves country for Rome on a four-day official visit to Italy and Vatican City.

November 30, 2017
November 30, 2017

Pope Francis: From a simple priest to Vicar of the Christ

Pope Francis is the first pope from the Americas, hailing from Argentina, which is more famous for its football.

September 4, 2016
September 4, 2016

Pope Francis proclaims Teresa a saint

Pope Francis proclaims Mother Teresa a saint, hailing her work with the destitute of Kolkata as a beacon for mankind and testimony of God's compassion for the poor.

March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016

Pope approves sainthood for Mother Teresa

Pope Francis formally approves sainthood for Mother Teresa and set September 4 as the date for her canonisation.

November 24, 2015
November 24, 2015

Five on trial over Vatican leaks

Five people are set to go on trial in the Vatican accused of leaking and publishing secret documents revealing mismanagement in the Holy See.

July 21, 2015
July 21, 2015

Mayors at Vatican seek 'bold climate agreement'

Dozens of environmentally friendly mayors from around the world demand that their national leaders take bold steps at the Paris climate talks this year.