Calcutta  /  Published 15.04.21

Ambedkar tribute to 'glorify peace'

A school in the city observed the birth anniversary of B.R. Ambedkar, the father of the Constitution of India, because it felt it was important to “glorify peace, love and unity” in the mi...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 01.04.21

Guidelines for Holy week, Easter

The archdiocese of Calcutta has issued a set of guidelines for the Holy Week (March 28 to April 4) and Easter. The guidelines state that the church or the hall where the service is being held should ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.03.21

Tribute to priest who worked for tribal land

The Ranchi archdiocese remembered Father Constant Lievens, one of first Belgium Jesuit priests who came to Chotanagpur for preaching, at a programme organised at a nearby village on Sunday. Father Li...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

Three church-run colleges in Calcutta

Three church-run colleges will come up in the next couple of years, Reverend Paritosh Canning, the bishop of the Calcutta diocese of the Church of North India, said on Thursday. The three colleges ar...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

What LPG dropout reveals

A homemaker in the city said she often has to switch to the more difficult earthen oven because she doesn’t have enough money at home for an LPG cylinder. Pompa Mondal said she books a cylinder...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

Circular for Good Friday and Easter

The veneration of the Cross in Roman Catholic churches is to be done by joining hands, instead of “kissing or touching the Cross,” on Good Friday, archbishop Thomas D’Souza has said....
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

World  /  Published 01.02.21

Pope Francis institutes a day for grandparents

Pope Francis on Sunday instituted a “World day for Grandparents and the Elderly” in the Roman Catholic Church to be marked once a year to honour them and to underscore their importance to ...
By Reuters in Vatican City

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.12.20

The many colours of Christmas

Church donates to the poor in Ranchi, Dhanbad lights up for occasion...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi, Dhanbad

Calcutta  /  Published 19.12.20

Members-only Midnight Mass at CNI

Water supply to parts of south Calcutta, including parts of Bhowanipore, Kalighat and Gariahat will be stopped after 10am on Saturday. The whole of Behala, parts of Kasba, Jadavpur, Tollygunge and pl...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.10.20

Head of Mar Thoma Syrian Church dead

By PTI in Thiruvalla


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