News  /  Published 21.01.23

Rally highlights contribution of minorities

Peace rally that started from St Paul’s Cathedral attracted more than 1,000 people, says an official of Bengal Christian Council...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

People  /  Published 19.01.23

How a Hungarian-German living in the US became fascinated with the Indian subcontinent

Frank Korom, professor of religion and anthropology at Boston University, was in Kolkata for a series of lectures...
By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 19.01.23

Recognise minorities’ contribution, says Bishop Paritosh Canning

One of the themes the rally will highlight is the contribution of the Church towards nation-building...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.22

'We don't divide people in Bengal but unite them'

'Let's make Bengal a place where people follow different religions, but celebrate their festivals together'...
By PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.12.22

SC on 'religious conversion'

We are gathering information from the states. Give us a week's time, says solicitor general Tushar Mehta...


News  /  Published 03.12.22

Francis Xavier: ahead of his time

Born in 1506, he left to study in University of Paris at 19 and later became one of original founding companions of Society of Jesus (Jesuits)...
By Fr Dominic Savio

India  /  Published 28.11.22

Centre on religious freedom

A bench of Justices MR Shah and CT Raviumar, while hearing the matter, observed it was not against religious conversions but forced conversions...
By PTI in New Delhi

World  /  Published 23.11.22

'Religious freedom in India under threat'

India has previously rejected the commission's observations, terming them as 'biased and inaccurate'...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

India  /  Published 22.11.22

Jain: Court seeks ED's response

Special Judge Vikas Dhull issued notice to the agency and directed it to file its reply by Wednesday...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 08.11.22

Kolkata gears up to celebrate 553rd birth anniversary of Guru Nanak

Mamata Banerjee highlights shared history of Punjab, West Bengal at a programme at Shaheed Minar...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


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