Bishops told to get out of churches

2013-07-27 22:48

Pope Francis has told bishops from around the world to to get out of their churches and preach, have courage to find outcasts

Vatican denies the pope exorcised demon

2013-05-21 20:38

The Vatican has denied that Pope Francis has performed an exorcism after a television channel showed footage of the pontiff blessing a boy in a wheelchair showed he had.


Black smoke rose from the Vatican indicating the conclave of Catholic leaders had not yet chosen a new pope. See all the pictures.

0 comments 2573 Views

Rome braces for conclave crowd

2013-03-10 17:41

Officials in the Vatican are facing a huge challenge getting ready for the enclave of cardinals to choose a new pope and his installation ceremony afterwards.


Fifty thousand faithful have prayed with Pope Benedict XVI in the penultimate Angelus of his pontificate. Watch.

2 comments1675 Views

US journalist set to clean Vatican image

2012-06-25 20:34

A scandal-hit Vatican, struggling to combat years of bad press, has hired American Fox News correspondent to modernise a communications strategy tainted by blunders in the past.


Pope Francis spoke during the welcoming ceremony of the World Youth Day ceremonies in Brazil. See the pictures.

6 comments 1045 Views

Pope begins reign with grand ceremony

2013-03-19 12:27

Pope Francis has knelt at the tomb of St Peter and donned a ring symbolising his new papal powers at his inauguration as thousands of pilgrims cheered Latin America's first pontiff.

Clergy abuse victims try to sway pope vote

2013-03-12 08:06

The victims of sex abuse by Catholic clergymen have tried to ensure that the papal vote doesn't go to anyone they accuse of helping cover up the scandal.

Vatican pre-conclave talks begin

2013-03-04 09:00

Catholic cardinals have begun talks ahead of a conclave to elect the next pope, following Benedict XVI's historic resignation.

Ouattara meets pope after dissolving govt

2012-11-16 22:33

Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara has met with Pope Benedict XVI amid heightened security, two days after he dissolved the government after a falling out between the ruling parties.

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]


Houses R 1 795 000


Houses R 1 999 000

Travel - Look, Book, Go! - shop online today

Save up to 40% on outdoor accessories!

Tents, sleeping, day packs and more. While stocks last. Shop now!

Month End Madness Sale!

Save up to 60% on across a wide range of goods from books to electronics, DVDs and many more. Sale end 31 January 2015. Shop now!

Valentine’s Day gifts – 14 Feb!

Gifts to spoil him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

30% off fragrances

Get 30% off fragrances for him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off All Textbooks

Save up to 30% off an extensive range of prescribed textbooks for all major universities and FET colleges. Shop Now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.