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Speculation swirls over Benedict's successor
Some experts believe the time may have come for Roman Catholic Church to elect its first non-European leader.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 22:51 GMT
Pope Francis embarks on historic papacy
Selection of Latin American to lead world's Catholics is described as "geographic and cultural upheaval" for Vatican.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2013 19:05 GMT
Cardinals meet to prepare election for pope
Cardinals from around the world gather in Vatican ahead of conclave as UK's senior cleric admits sexual misconduct.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 01:21 GMT
Liberals have forgotten how to make the religious case for liberal causes
Liberals should fight back against conservative dogma by fighting fire with fire, but seem to have forgotten how.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 12:25 GMT
Campaign against birth control is religious fanaticism
Catholic and Evangelical leaders are fighting for "religious freedom" and US citizens of all faiths are paying for it.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2012 10:20 GMT
Pope recognises 22 new cardinals
Benedict XVI brings 22 new Catholic officials into elite order of cardinals who will elect his successor.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2012 20:59 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
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