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2011-06-28 Vatican Radio

Pope Benedict XVI on Wednesday will be launching a new Vatican portal, offering an exclusive, multimedia presentation of all the other communications websites of the Holy See. The portal, to be found at www.news.va includes the best of our own Vatican Radio site, but also the latest news from the newspaper, l’Osservatore Romano, from the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, from VIS, the Vatican’s Information Service and from the Misna missionary news agency. Available initially in English and Italian, the new site uses some of the latest digital technology to offer audio and video streaming, plus high quality images and a twitter feed providing instant news headlines to smart phones and other mobile devices. The new portal was launched on Monday at a press conference with the president of the Pontifical council for Social Communications, Archbishop Claudio Celli – Philippa Hitchen spoke to him to find out all the details…. Listen: 00:07:06:72