India  /  Published 16.01.20

Goan citizenship woes, from Karachi to Portugal

Tiny Goa, often neglected in the national debate because of its small 1.6-million population and atypical history, is finding its citizenship woes come to the fore with the CAA-NRC debate, although in...
By Frederick Noronha in

India  /  Published 23.10.19

BJP lawmaker wish: Remove Tipu Sultan from school books

A BJP lawmaker in Karnataka has written to the party-led state government seeking a revision of school textbooks that have chapters on Tipu Sultan, embarking on a mission to erase all references to th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

India  /  Published 10.10.19

Churches decry RSS chief's Bible reference

By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.09.19

Why people hate religion

You don’t hear much about Sister Norma Pimentel in the secular press. She’s not a wacko, a hypocrite, a sexual predator or a political operative. Her life’s work, she says, is guided by seeing ...
By Timothy Egan / New York Times News Service in

Opinion  /  Published 31.07.19

A precious milestone of Jesuit education

Early 16th-century Europe experienced major changes and, influenced by the discovery of the Americas and an ongoing European Renaissance, the culture began to embody the values of a modern world. Econ...
By J. Felix Raj in

North East  /  Published 30.07.19

Meghalaya BJP enrols but sans cell

The Meghalaya BJP is on an enrolment drive but not on the lines of the model adopted by the party in Mizoram.The Meghalaya BJP, which launched the drive on July 6, aims to sign up two lakh members til...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 19.07.19

BJP sets up Christian cell in Mizoram

In an effort to expand its presence in Mizoram, a state in the Northeast pre-dominantly inhabited by Christians, the BJP has set up a Christian missionary cell which will be headed by newly inducted B...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

India  /  Published 03.07.19

St Stephen’s makes cut-off mark ‘correction’

St Stephen’s College on Tuesday reduced the cut-off marks for tribal Christian students, a day before Delhi High Court is to hear a petition against the institution’s decision to hike the qualifyi...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.06.19

Scan on St Stephen’s cut-off

A steep hike in the qualifying marks for tribal Christian students at St Stephen’s College this year could lead to seats reserved for them going to other Christians.St Stephen’s, a minority instit...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.06.19

Kerala church embraces yoga

A Kerala church has issued guidelines for Christians practising yoga so they are not misled into believing anything against the fundamentals of Christianity.In doing so, the Kerala Catholic Bishops Co...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


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