Turkey’s top cleric calls Pope Francis “immoral” for Armenia genocide comments

By Reuters Staff
April 24, 2015
(Pope Francis holds hands with Mehmet Gormez, head of Turkey's Religious Affairs Directorate as they leave together after a meeting in Ankara November 28, 2014. Pope Francis begins a visit to Turkey with the delicate mission of strengthening ties with Muslim leaders while condemning violence against Christians and other minorities in the Middle East. REUTERS/Tony Gentile )

(Pope Francis holds hands with Mehmet Gormez, head of Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate as they leave together after a meeting in Ankara November 28, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile )

U.S. Catholic bishop in child pornography case resigns

April 23, 2015
(Clouds hang over Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican March 11, 2013. Roman Catholic Cardinals will begin their conclave inside the Sistine Chapel on Tuesday to elect a new pope. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi)

(Clouds hang over Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican March 11, 2013. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi)

After attack and backlash, Kenya faces battle to win over Muslims

By Reuters Staff
April 13, 2015
(Muslims leave Jamia Mosque after performing Friday prayers during the holy month of Ramadan in Kenya's capital Nairobi July 27, 2012. REUTERS/Noor Khamis)

(Muslims leave Jamia Mosque after performing Friday prayers during the holy month of Ramadan in Kenya’s capital Nairobi July 27, 2012. REUTERS/Noor Khamis)

Greek Orthodox Church offers up property to help Athens raise funds for debt

By Reuters Staff
April 13, 2015
(A Greek Orthodox priest waits outside Athens' Metropolitan Church during elections for a new Archbishop February 7, 2008. Greece's Orthodox Church elected on Thursday a moderate and popular bishop, Metropolitan of Thebes Hieronymos, as its new head. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis)

(A Greek Orthodox priest waits outside Athens’ Metropolitan Church during elections for a new Archbishop February 7, 2008. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis)

Combat in Yemen risks stirring sectarian hatred among Muslims

By Reuters Staff
April 13, 2015
(Anti-Houthi protesters demonstrate in Yemen's southwestern city of Taiz March 23, 2015. Soldiers loyal to Yemeni president Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi fought off dozens of Shi'ite Houthi militiamen heading for the Sunni leader's seat of power in the southern city of Aden, militia sources and a local official told Reuters. Iran-backed Houthis, who took over the southern city of Taiz on Sunday, agreed to share power with Hadi after they seized the capital in September. That split the army, parliament was dissolved in February and violence is intensifying as the northern-based Houthis head south. REUTERS/Anees Mahyoub)

(Anti-Houthi protesters demonstrate in Yemen’s southwestern city of Taiz March 23, 2015. REUTERS/Anees Mahyoub)

Paris stands by ambassador nominee as Vatican silence prompts gay speculation

April 10, 2015
(Clouds hang over Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican March 11, 2013. Roman Catholic Cardinals will begin their conclave inside the Sistine Chapel on Tuesday to elect a new pope. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi)

(Clouds hang over Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican March 11, 2013. 
REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi)

India plans new townships to resettle Hindus in Muslim-majority Kashmir

April 10, 2015
(Kashmiri protesters run towards Indian security personnel during a demonstration against the plan to resettle Hindus, in Srinagar April 10, 2015. India's nationalist government plans to resettle tens of thousands of Hindus in three new townships in Muslim-dominated Kashmir, setting up a confrontation with separatists who say it is an Israel-style policy of creating settlements in occupied territory. REUTERS/Danish Ismail)

(Kashmiri protesters run towards Indian security personnel during a demonstration against the plan to resettle Hindus, in Srinagar April 10, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Ismail)

Yemen strikes boost Saudi nationalism and Wahhabi Sunni sectarianism

By Reuters Staff
April 10, 2015
(A Saudi border guard takes position in an observation post near Saudi Arabia's maritime border with Yemen, along a beach on the Red Sea, near Jizan April 8, 2015. Iran sent two warships to the Gulf of Aden on Wednesday, state media reported, establishing a military presence off the coast of Yemen where Saudi Arabia is leading a bombing campaign to oust the Iran-allied Houthi movement. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser)

(A Saudi border guard takes position in an observation post near Saudi Arabia’s maritime border with Yemen, along a beach on the Red Sea, near Jizan April 8, 2015. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser)

India’s rich Hindu temples may open their gold vaults for PM Modi

By Reuters Staff
April 10, 2015
(Commuters get out of a taxi in front of Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Temple in Mumbai March 12, 2015. The two-century-old Shree Siddhivinayak temple in Mumbai devoted to the Hindu elephant-headed god Ganesha bristles with close circuit cameras and is guarded by 65 security officers. It is one of India's richest temples, having amassed 158 kg of gold offerings, worth some $67 million, and its heavily guarded vaults are strictly off limits. Picture taken March 12, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui)

(Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Temple in Mumbai March 12, 2015. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui)

Two Turkish journalists face jail terms for Charlie Hebdo cover

April 9, 2015
(A private security employee stands guard at the entrance of daily newspaper Cumhuriyet's offices, in Istanbul January 14, 2015. Turkish police took security measures around the offices of daily newspaper Cumhuriyet after it published a four-page spread of Charlie Hebdo cartoons. REUTERS/Murad Sezer)

(A private security employee stands guard at the entrance of daily newspaper Cumhuriyet’s offices, in Istanbul January 14, 2015. Turkish police took security measures around the offices of daily newspaper Cumhuriyet after it published a four-page spread of Charlie Hebdo cartoons. REUTERS/Murad Sezer)