Ever since the archbishop of Buenos Aires Jorge Mario Bergoglio became Pope Francis, the city has been basking in his glory. Local priests continue his work in the poorer districts of the city.
Some 600 homeless people from Germany are about to meet Pope Francis. For many, it is the journey of a lifetime that they hope will bring personal and societal change. Jenny Witt reports from Hamburg.
Demonstrators clashed with police in Buenos Aires as the city came to an utter standstill during a 24-hour general strike. Workers feel that the free market policies of President Macri have exacerbated income inequality.
Heart problems - that's how Chagas disease may manifest itself. But by then, the infection will have been in a patient's body for many years. That’s why the disease is rarely treated. But it also has to do with poverty.
Pope Francis has declared Mother Teresa a saint. Known as the "saint of the gutters," she devoted her life to the poor and homeless in Kolkata.
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