Opinion  /  Published 14.03.19

Church's response to BJP is immensely useful

Impressive gestures are right up the prime minister’s street. But when he nobly invited people’s inputs for the Bharatiya Janata Party’s election manifesto, he may not have been expecting quite ...
By The Editorial Board

North East  /  Published 28.02.19

Church role in hooch casualty check

The Church’s sustained engagement with its members before and after the hooch tragedy has resulted in fewer deaths among its members from the tea gardens.This was stated by government doctors, offic...
By Umanand Jaiswal

World  /  Published 24.02.19

Pope vows to fight sex abuse with God's wrath

Pope Francis closed out his extraordinary summit on preventing clergy sex abuse by vowing on Sunday to confront abusers with 'the wrath of God,' end the cover-ups by their superiors and prioritize the...
By AP in Vatican

West Bengal  /  Published 18.01.20

Calcutta gets new mortuary

Calcutta will have a new mortuary from Sunday on the premises of the Bhowanipore Cemetery. The initiative by the Calcutta diocese of the Church of North India will address the need for a mortuary in a...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.06.19

La Martiniere to get new governors

The two permanent ex-officio governors of the two La Martiniere schools will nominate the board’s four new acting governors on Friday.The posts of the four acting governors had fallen vacant on Wedn...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.20

BRIEFS: Botanical garden shut

The Indian Botanic Garden in Shibpur will be closed to public till March 31, said a garden official. “The garden will remain closed for morning walkers as well as visitors, till further notice,” h...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 07.03.20

Boys to men, a long march of Bottoms past

The best love affairs are those that remain stuck between ifs and buds, are loath to blossom. Long years later, when you have developed the stomach and nerve to settle down to watch your own life stre...
By Upala Sen

West Bengal  /  Published 25.11.19

Scottish Church in Kestopur

The 179-year-old Scottish Church Collegiate School opened its second campus in Kestopur, off VIP Road, on Monday to meet the demand for English-medium education among guardians of the area.The school ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 23.12.19

Poor form is being rewarded

Sir — It is curious to see how the selectors as well as the captain of the Indian men’s cricket team, Virat Kohli, keep standing up for Rishabh Pant, in spite of the wicketkeeper-batsman putting u...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 08.04.19

YSR Congress seeks vote in church

Sunday church services usually end with announcements of weddings and Bible quiz results. On April 7, the English Mass at Visakhapatnam’s St Anthony’s Church was followed by a speech from the loca...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in Visakhapatnam


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