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Actress Anita Ekberg  (PA)

Perhaps it is part of the human condition to feel stuck between la dolce vita and the years of lead

People gather in Trafalgar Square to remember the victims of the recent terrorist attacks in France (PA)

The attack on Charlie Hebdo was iconoclastic in the traditional sense – an attack on makers of images

A memorial outside the French embassy in Berlin yesterday (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

It is time to go back to the Regensburg speech

Ched Evans (PA)

Can Ched Evans ever be forgiven?

The controversy over Evans’ return to football is complicated by the fact that he has shown no remorse for his crime

Cardinal Oullet holding the Pope's last encyclical (PA)

An encyclical on the environment might prove to be prophetic, but it might also be a hostage to fortune

Cardinal Kasper will make Communion for the divorced and re-married top of his priorities for 2015 (PA)

What to look out for in 2015

There may be trouble ahead

The Choristers of St Paul's Cathedral rehearse for the Christmas period inside St Paul's Cathedral, in central London (PA)

Please can we give these endless moanings about Christmas a rest?

File photo of Pope John Paul II's 1998 visit to Cuba

The Holy See has ended a historic quarrel and promoted world peace

Russian President Vladimir Putin (PA)

An attack on Lithuania might seem unlikely given that it s part of Nato, but Russia might risk it

The Dalai Lama (PA)

If the Pope had met the Dalai Lama, Chinese Catholics would have been made to suffer