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World  /  Published 28.06.20

UK Church race debate on Jesus Christ

Jesus should not automatically be depicted as white, the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Reverend Justin Welby, the highest ranking figure in the Anglican Church, has said in the aftermath of the B...
By Amit Roy in London

World  /  Published 04.04.19

Mormons repeal ban on baptisms for children of gay parents

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Thursday repealed rules unveiled in 2015 that banned baptisms for children of gay parents and made gay marriage a sin worthy of expulsion.The surpris...
By AP in Salt Lake City

India  /  Published 10.04.20

PM recalls courage of Jesus Christ on Good Friday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi remembered Jesus Christ on Good Friday, saying he devoted his life to serve others.'Lord Christ devoted his life to serving others. His courage and righteousness stand out...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.19

Time to share and celebrate richness of life

Christmas is a time of celebration. We commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ who brought a message of peace, love and hope to humanity. Australian singer and songwriter Sia celebrates Christmas with h...
By Fr. John Felix Raj in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 22.12.19

Amid unrest, Yuletide spirit in Mizoram

While protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, are engulfing the country, Mizoram soaked in the Yuletide spirit to celebrate the birth of Jesus. Mizoram celebrated the centenary of the ...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl


Opinion  /  Published 26.12.19

The idea of India

Had he sought refuge in India today, it is very likely that Jesus Christ would have been classified as an ‘illegal migrant’ and faced deportation — after all he was a Jew, and Jews are not inclu...
By Samantak Das

India  /  Published 03.03.20

Jesus statue and 14 crosses demolished

Civic authorities of a small town near Bangalore city on Monday flattened a statue of Jesus Christ and 14 crosses at a Catholic centre, acting on complaints from some Right-wing activists that priests...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.19

What’s a birthday? A school teaches

The teacher had just explained to Class IV that Christmas was the birthday of Jesus Christ when a boy’s question left him stunned.“What’s a birthday?” little Sajal Mardunnya asked.This was how...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bankura

India  /  Published 27.12.19

BJP blasts Cong leader over Jesus statue

The BJP has slammed Congress leader D.K. Shivakumar for sponsoring a 114-foot statue of Jesus Christ in his constituency, terming it “appeasement politics” to toady up to Sonia Gandhi.The proposed...
By PTI in Bangalore

North East  /  Published 26.12.19

Eat, pray, love spirit on Boxing Day

Community feasts, marked by merrymaking, songs and dance, were held across Meghalaya on Boxing Day on Thursday.Although in this part of the world, Boxing Day, the day after Christmas, is usually not o...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong


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