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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm

    ... of Italy, Archbishop and Metropolitan of the Roman Province, Sovereign of the Vatican City State, Servant of the servants of God. During a visit to Venezuela in 2006, he was presented ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:08pm

    ... turned “two fat ladies” – 88 years old. Earlier this month, she paid a visit to the Vatican, delivering a bundle of gifts, including a dozen eggs, a bottle of whisky, two types of honey ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Catholic legacy

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Wee Kek Koon Converts to Christ As the beatification of the missionary Matteo Ricci (1552-1610) progresses at the Vatican, we're reminded of how active the Catholic Church was in China in the late 16th and early 17th centuries. Among the thousands of Chinese converts at the time, Xu Guangqi (1562-1633) was arguably the most prominent. Born in Shanghai, Xu ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:19pm by Mark Peters

    ... fella! Equipped with more hidden cameras than your average NSA agent, Woodman begins in the hot spots of Rome, Italy- the Colosseum and the Vatican- as he investigates the touts deceiving ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: follow the leader

    Posted Mar 31st 2013, 12:00am

    ... Wee Kek Koon This month, just days apart, two heads of state were elected not by the majority of the people they now lead but by small bodies of Very Important Persons. Pope Francis, the temporal head of Vatican City, the world’s smallest sovereign state, and President Xi Jinping of China, the world’s most populous, were chosen by assemblies of cardinals and cadres, respectively. ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Rome Cavalieri

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by Giovanna Dunmall

    ... (less to the Vatican) and taxis are always available outside the entrance. How much will this slice of La Dolce Vita cost me? Rooms start at € 240 (HK$2,435). The largest suite in the hotel, ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - GO

    Shrines of the times

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:00am by Graeme Green

    ... on an equal footing with the king. Bumping into him here is like visiting the Vatican and seeing the Pope. Surprised men and women rush to form a line along the path, bowing their heads to receive ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    How Dennis and Kim's 'bromance' is causing a diplomatic conundrum

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by NEW YORK MAGAZINE

    ... name of both the company and its spokesman), which signed Rodman to promote its betting offerings on the selection of the new pope. Rodman flew to Rome, Italy. It was in Vatican Square that he ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Thinking big: Liechtenstein's art deal with China

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 10:03pm by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... Fionnuala McHugh Tiny Liechtenstein is hoping to catch China's eye with a loan of 100 artworks from its vast royal collection, writes Fionnuala McHugh Thinking big Liechtenstein, as everyone here is quick to tell you, is a very small country. It's the sixth smallest in the world (Vatican City is No1). The pair of statistics you hear quoted most are that it measures 160 ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: la Bella Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... known as the Papal States- and the significant revenue that those territories generated. As a direct result of the Treaty of the Lateran, the Vatican City was created as an independent sovereign ...




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