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Philippine church gets its very own 'Sistine Chapel'

Philippines: Ceiling mural in bantayan island parish church was literally a 'neck-breaking task' for the artists.


Pope Francis greets homeless during tour of Sistine Chapel

Vatican City: The private tour is the latest in a string of initiatives for the benefit of the poor in rome.


Sistine chapel dazzles after technological makeover

Vatican City: Famous frescoes get lighting upgrade, state of the art ventilation system.


Sistine Chapel pollution reaches danger levels

Vatican City: Visitor numbers may have to be restricted, warns head of museums.


Sistine Chapel hit by pickpocketing epidemic

Italy: Tourists looking heavenwards make easy targets.


Pope baptizes 20 newborns in Sistine Chapel

Vatican City: Ceremony marked the feast day of jesus' baptism.


Happy 500th birthday to the magnificent Sistine Chapel

Vatican City: This stunning creation celebrated its 500th birthday on wednesday, but its global popularity is presenting problems.