A nun arranges flowers on the stage at Sarajevo city stadium ahead of the visit of Pope Francis. Photograph: Andrej Isakovic/AFP/Getty Images

Meeting with his cardinals on the day after his election in March 2013, Pope Francis exchanged a few significant words with the Archbishop of Sarajevo(...)

A woman holds a T-shirts bearing an image of Pope Francis and the word ‘Welcome’ a shop in Shkoder in Albania. Photograph: EPA/STR

Against the background of reported threats from Islamic fundamentalists, Pope Francis tomorrow makes a highly signficant day trip when he travels t(...)

From the  Concresco series of photographs by David Galjaard, on show at  The Copper House Gallery on Synge Street in Dublin until August 2nd.

Everywhere across the landscape they lurk. Concrete reminders of the oppression and utter strangeness of communist Europe. Following the stunning Afro(...)