Pope Francis celebrated Mauritius’ ethnic and religious diversity during a day-long trip to the Indian Ocean nation, but he also urged the government to resist pursuing an “idolatrous economic model” that sacrifices people for profit.
Pope Francis has arrived in the Indian Ocean nation of Mauritius to celebrate its diversity and honour a 19th century French missionary who ministered to freed slaves.
Pope Francis is opening a three-nation pilgrimage to southern Africa with a strategic visit to Mozambique, just weeks after the country’s ruling party and armed opposition signed a new peace deal and weeks before national elections.
France has staged a military ceremony to remember an event often called “the forgotten D-Day”, the crucial but overshadowed Allied invasion of the French Riviera to push back the Nazis.
I’m standing outside the childhood home of Freddie Mercury in Stone Town, the capital of Zanzibar, and thinking, “How would I describe this gorgeous island? I know, it’s a kind of magic.”
The Duke of Sussex has called for the world to save an area of Africa he has described as “this magnificent last Eden”.
Scots join the worldwide effort to help Africans find new ways to rebuild their communities shattered by brutal civil war
Scots academics are thinking global but working local as they join a new drive to improve lives in Africa.
A group of nine African-American workers at General Motors’ Ohio plant have filed a complaint against the manufacturer, accusing management of ignoring incidents of racism at the company.
IT will be the most emotional of journeys close to the roof of the world.