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President Barack Obama speaks with Pope Francis as they met for the first time at the Vatican on March 27, 2014. The Obama administration had billed the closed-door meeting as an opportunity to share common ground over the gap between the rich and the poor, but it's also likely the two discussed subjects on which they disagree. Photograph by Stefano Spaziani. To read more about the meeting, visit


The Modern Face of Kabul

Despite decades of conflict in Afghanistan, the country's capital city of Kabul is home to a vibrant youth scene, a handful of sleek shopping malls, cafes, and more. Reuters photographer Morteza Nikoubazl recently set out to document modern Kabul, populated by musicians, artists, athletes, and …

© Andrew McConnell, 2010, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

<i>© Andrew McConnell, 2010, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo</i><p>37 year old Josephine Mpongo practises the cello in the Kimbanguiste neighbourhood of Kinshasa. She plays with the Kimbanguiste Symphony Orchestra, who practise here 5 days per week.<p>Find more of his work on his website.

Lalibela, Ethiopia

Lalibela, Ethiopia