National

Expedite Kandhamal innocents’ appeal: Delhi Minority Commission

New Delhi: The delay in disposing of the appeal of the seven Christians of Kandhamal in Odisha, who have been languishing in jail for the...

Champion of slum-dwellers’ rights dies

By Matters India Reporter Mumbai: Founder president of National Slum Dwellers Federation Jockin Arputham died on October 13 at Sion Hospital, Mumbai. He was 71....

Tercentenary of Asia’s first protestant church celebrated

Nagapattinam, Oct 11, 2018: The Tercentenary of the New Jerusalem Church, believed to be Asia’s first Protestant church at Tarangambadi in the district, was celebrated...

A nun’s rape allegations create a #MeToo moment in India’s Catholic Church

Kuravilangad, Oct 11, 2018: For two years the nun said nothing, quietly dreading the nights that the stocky, bearded Catholic bishop would spend at her...

College Radio marks girl’s day with first Everest girl climber

Darjeeling. Oct. 11, 2018 — A community radio in the Darjeeling Hills marked International Day of the Girl Child with a live talk show featuring...

Nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal seeks bail again

KOCHI, Oct 10 2018: Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who was arrested on September 21st for allegedly raping a senior nun in a convent at Kottayam, has...