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Mar 21, 2017
Catholics in India are raising an unprecedented demand: Let nuns hear women's confessionsThey were demanding that the church allow nuns to hear confessions of women and minor girls — an unexpected demand that hasn’t been put forward in India before.
Mar 09, 2017
Beyond Google with Ajay Singh: The untold story of Begum Samru and her church in SardhanaThis episode of Beyond Google with Ajay Singh takes you through the winding streets of Sardhana district in the historic city of Meerut.
Feb 04, 2017
Goa Election 2017: Manohar Parrikar is not the larger-than-life popular leader he was five years agoA sidelight of a journey across Goa during the just-concluded election campaign is the discovery that Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar does not retain his earlier status as a larger-than-life leader of contemporary Goa
Dec 15, 2016
Dalit Christians face discrimination and untouchability, admits Indian Catholic ChurchA policy document released by the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India (CBCI) contained admissions of the Indian Catholic Church accepting for the first time in history that Dalit Christians face discrimination and untouchability
Dec 13, 2016
Idukki bishop's anti-birth control remark sparks outrage; rationalists term it anti-democraticThe bishop had also come out against inter-faith marriages and delaying of marriage by youths. He termed inter-caste marriages 'against Christianity' and urged the faithful to resist the government's attempts to promote them.
Nov 28, 2016
Demonetisation: Why send I-T notice to only Goa Catholic Church, what about other religious entities?To suddenly demand data about how much the Catholic Church in Goa held in demonetised notes on 8 November under section 133(6) of the Income Tax act and also all its affiliates is pretty much out of line.
Nov 21, 2016
Pope Francis extends power to forgive abortion to all Roman Catholic priestsPope Francis has extended the power to forgive abortion to all Roman Catholic priests, a right previously reserved for bishops or special confessors in most parts of the world
Nov 21, 2016
Pope Francis indefinitely extends special permission on abortion, maintains it's a 'grave sin'Pope Francis is allowing all priests to absolve women of the "grave sin" of abortion, extending indefinitely special permission he had granted for the duration of the just-ended Holy Year of Mercy.
Nov 17, 2016
Why nuns are silent about sexual abuse within the Catholic church in India: It's never taken seriouslyEvidently, Kulapuram was onto something — and it’s across denominations, nor confined just to the Catholic church
Nov 02, 2016
All Saints' Day: A truly hallowed tradition celebrates the dead and the livingAt least 16 European countries with a strong Catholic history observe 1 November as All Saints' Day, an official holiday, that closes offices and schools, including Spain, Lithuania, Belgium, Austria and France.