VATICAN: Catholics from near and far gather in St Peter’s Square Thousands of Roman Catholic pilgrims and curious onlookers braved the cold rain outside Saint Peter’s Basilica in Rome on Wednesday, hoping to be among the first to see the much-awaited white smoke spill out from a Sistine Chapel chimney–the Vatican’s sign to the world that a new pope has been elected.
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Remains of the temple of Mars Ultor (ULTOR means avenger), built by Augustus to commemorate his victory over the assassins of Julius Caesar at battle of Philippi in 42 BC. Forum of Augustus, Rome, Italy