Pope

  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey July 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Centre says price checks in place; Opposition stages walk out July 7, 2014

    Prices of food items are under control and there is no need for panic, the government declared on Monday in the Rajya Sabha which took up an impromptu discussion on inflation on the opening day of the Budget session after the opposition pressed for it. ...
  • Watch: Pope swarmed by fans seeking selfies with him April 14, 2014

    The selfie-fever has now spread to the Vatican. With Easter approaching, the Pope was swarmed by crowds but this time they were trying to take selfies with him. Watch! ...
  • News 360: DGCA asks private airlines to treat MPs as VIPs January 29, 2014

    In what could probably expose the Union Ministry of Civil Aviation, a letter accessed by CNN-IBN shows that the private airlines were asked by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to provide special privileges to Parliamentarians, contrary to Minister Ajit Singh's claims. ...
  • Pope Francis urges atheists to join forces with believers December 26, 2013

    Pope Francis, celebrating his first Christmas as Roman Catholic leader, on Wednesday called on atheists to unite with believers of all religions and work for "a homemade peace" that can spread across the world. ...
  • Honour to Pope Francis a good sign , says Vatican December 13, 2013

    The Time magazine has named Pope Francis as its Person of the Year. What makes this Pope so important is the speed with which he has captured the imaginations of millions who had given up on hoping for the church at all, the magazine said. ...
  • World View: Has the ceasefire mechanism itself failed? November 1, 2013

    Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir on Thursday rejected Defence Minister AK Antony's statement the that Pakistan Army was aiding infiltration along the LoC....
  • Boy wanders onto the stage during Pope' speech, clings to him, steals the show October 31, 2013

    Pope Francis was delivering a homily but a little boy stole the show. Francis was speaking in St. Peter's Square about the important role grandparents play when a little boy walked up behind him and confidently climbed up and sat down on the pontiff's white chair. The pope smiled while...
  • Watch: Pope Francis goes around Rio De Janeiro in a Fiat August 8, 2013

    Pope Francis has been breaking new barriers with his progressive thoughts, but in Brazil he has also created a new trend. He was being driven around Rio De Janeiro in a simple silver Fiat hatchback. ...
  • Watch: I'm no one to judge gays, lesbians, says Pope Francis July 30, 2013

    Pope Francis seems to be reaching out to gays and lesbians, including gay priests saying he is no one to judge them. "If someone is gay and he searches for the Lord and has good will, who am I to judge?" Francis asked. ...
  • Pope Francis calls for peace on Easter Sunday April 1, 2013

    Pope Francis delivered his first traditional Papal blessing in front of huge crowds in Saint Peter's Square on Easter Sunday. He called for peace in the Middle East, Asia and Africa and drew attention to the war in Syria. ...
  • Thousands gather at St Peter's Square to hear Pope's first Angelus March 18, 2013

    Thousands of Catholics waving flags from around the world packed St Peter's Square on Sunday to hear Pope Francis deliver his inaugural Angelus. ...
  • Vatican City: Newly elected Pope Francis appears for first Angelus March 17, 2013

    Newly elected Pope Francis made an appearance for the first Angelus in St Peter's Square. The first Pope from Latin America appeared before scores of people and asked the faithful to pray for him. ...
  • Watch: New Pope explains his choice of name Francis to journalists March 17, 2013

    Pope Francis will bless crowds at St Peter's Square on his first Sunday today. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Italian marines, boxer Vijender Singh March 17, 2013

    Also on the show, Cyrus Broacha takes on the Australian cricket team and Pope Francis. ...
  • Even an Indian can become pope, says Cardinal George Alencherry March 17, 2013

    Cardinal George Alencherry said the Church was already open to the reality of electing a pope that was outside Europe. ...
  • Charges against Pope false, it's an attack on the church: Vatican March 16, 2013

    The Vatican has come out in strong defence of Pope Francis after activists condemned the pope for not speaking out against human rights violations during military rule in Argentina. ...
  • Black smoke from Sistine Chapel, no consensus on new Pope yet March 13, 2013

    Black smoke emerged from the Sistine Chapel after the first round of voting, indicating the cardinals have not reached a consensus on the next Pope. ...
  • Watch: How the Vatican Conclave elects the pope March 12, 2013

    The papal conclave is going on and it's one of the oldest electoral traditions - rich in symbolism and secrets. ...
  • Vatican to elect new pope on Wednesday, 115 cardinals to cast vote March 12, 2013

    One hundred and fifteen cardinals from around the world hold the future of the Catholic Church in their hands. ...
  • Cardinals start work on timetable for pope selection amidst resurfacing of sex abuse scandal March 5, 2013

    Cardinals have gathered in Vatican City to work on a timetable to choose the next pope amidst sex abuse scandals that have resurfaced to haunt the church. ...
  • Farewell to Pope Benedict XVI, thousands gather to bid adieu February 28, 2013

    It's the day Pope Benedict the 16th officially stands down. The Pope will keep his name Benedict the 16th and has already held his final general audience at the Vatican. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 26, 2013

    According to sources, the Centre gave into the demands of state governments opposing the ambitious setting up of NCTC and said the proposed intelligence agency will not have the right to make arrests without the states' permission. ...
  • Is selection of Pope shrouded in too much secrecy? February 26, 2013

    The resignation of a top UK cardinal over allegations of inappropriate behaviour is the latest scandal facing the Catholic Church in the run-up to the election of the next Pope in March. ...
  • Pope addresses thousands in last Sunday prayer February 24, 2013

    Thousands gathered on Sunday in St Petersburg to listen to last prayer by Pope Benedict XVI before he steps down from his position as the head of the catholic church later this week. ...
  • World View: Will the next Pope be from Africa? February 15, 2013

    Pope Benedict stunned the Roman Catholic Church including his closest advisers on Monday when he announced he would stand down in the first papal abdication in 700 years. ...
  • Emotional Pope holds last public mass in Rome February 14, 2013

    An emotional Pope addressed his last public mass at the Vatican on Wednesday evening. Huge crowds had gathered at St Peter's on the occasion of Ash Wednesday. ...
  • Speculations rife over successor of Pope Benedict XVI February 12, 2013

    A day after Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation, speculations are rife over who will take over. Some of his followers have expressed concern about the future of the church, his potential successor and the sex abuse crisis which haunts the catholic church. ...
  • Pope Benedict XVI to resign on February 28: Vatican February 11, 2013

    In an unexpected move, Vatican on Monday announced that Pope Benedict XVI will resign on February 28. In an official communique, the Pope has cited "advanced age" as a reason for stepping down. ...
  • Racy advertisements that do not add up November 17, 2011

    Sex in a voting booth? Jeanne Moos reports on below the belt advertisements and kissing world leaders. ...