Pope Benedict Resignation

On Sunday, 29 March 1739, two young men, aspiring authors and student friends from Eton College and Cambridge, departed Dover for the Continent.
This week in pictures has seen an Oscar winner trip over accepting her statue, Prince Harry don an apron on a trip to South
The Pope is bidding his final farewells to cardinals, Vatican staff and the Catholic world, as he prepares for his retirement
Pope Benedict XVI waves to pilgrims in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican "There is no return to the private sphere. My decision
More than 200,000 people are expected to flood St Peter's Square on Wednesday for what will be the last audience with Pope
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The former Archbishop of Westminister has warned that the new Pope "will not be a saint, straight away" as the Vatican once
The transition between leaders of any movement is always hard to achieve. An audience gets used to a certain style and it's always tough to know when to go for more of the same and when to throw in something fresh.
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Pilgrims from around the world flocked to St Peter's Square in the Vatican to see Pope Benedict XVI give his last Sunday