Ban Ki-moon visited Kazakhstan for the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions in Astana.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has called onto leaders of various religions to promote tolerance and forgiveness in their congregations.
President of Kazakhstan finds similarities between various religions, specifically in calls for tolerance and responsibility for one's actions.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has urged to stop all armed conflicts in his address during the V Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions in Astana.
President of Kazakhstan speaks harsh words about the current state of culture, in which social networks and the Internet undermine moral principles and spirituality.
The fifth Congress of World and Traditional Religions is held in Kazakhstan's capital Astana today.
Pope Francis flies into Sarajevo bearing a message of reconciliation 20 years after peace accords which ended Bosnia's war but left the country divided on ethnic lines
Pope Francis will not be attending the event: Vice Minister of Culture and Sports.
The Irish vote in favour of gay marriage constitutes "a defeat" that highlights a gap between the Church and modern society.
The once-dominant Catholic Church in Ireland was trying to come to terms with an overwhelming vote in favour of gay marriage.
Cuban President Raul Castro met with Pope Francis at the Vatican, thanking the pontiff for his role in brokering an historic rapprochement between Havana and Washington.
Nursultan Nazarbayev said that the world community has something to learn from Kazakhstan. Namely, its peacefulness and unity of people of various religions and nationalities.
The case of a Muslim girl who was banned from class twice for wearing a long black skirt seen as too openly religious for secular France has sparked an outcry.
Pope Francis condemned a "worrying" resurgence of anti-Semitism in Europe and urged the continuation of dialogue between Christians and Jews.
Germany will hold a memorial service to mourn the victims of the Germanwings crash.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu lashed out at Pope Francis for "inappropriate" and "one-sided" comments.
President of Kazakhstan has extended his congratulations on the Easter holiday to Kazakhstan.
They came in their hundreds, fearful of attacks but determined to honour the victims of one of Kenya's worst ever massacres.
The Pope led Catholics in prayer for persecuted Christians around the world at a Good Friday service in Rome.
Devotees in the fervently Catholic Philippines were set to nail themselves to crosses and whip their backs bloody in extreme acts of devotion.
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