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China police remove church's cross amid crackdown on Christian buildings

Jul 28, 2014

China police remove church's cross amid crackdown on Christian buildings

Hundreds of police took down a church's cross in eastern China on early Monday amid a crackdown on church buildings. #World #China #NewsTracker #Beijing #Christianity #Church #catholics #Wenzhou #Zheijiang
Amid raging violence Gaza church opens doors to refugees

Jul 23, 2014

Amid raging violence Gaza church opens doors to refugees

Around 600 people, mostly women and children, are sheltering in the church compound in the old sector of Gaza City, after escaping the inferno of neighbouring areas like Shejaiya. #World #US #Hamas #Israel #UN #Benjamin Netanyahu #Mahmoud Abbas #Palestine #IDF #Church #Gaza #John Kerry #air strikes #Israeli military #ground operation
Church of England to allow women to become bishops

Jul 15, 2014

Church of England to allow women to become bishops

The issue over women bishops has caused internal division since the Synod approved female priests in 1992. #World #Life #NewsTracker #Women #Church #Church of England #female #women-priests #Female Bishop
Church of England all set to vote on allowing women bishops

Jul 14, 2014

Church of England all set to vote on allowing women bishops

Although the idea of female bishops was rejected in 2012, senior church figures are optimistic it will pass this time after a careful reconciliation process involving figures who worked to bring peace to Northern Ireland. #World #Life #NewsTracker #Women #Church #Church of England #female #women-priests #Female Bishop
2% priests in the Catholic Church are sexual abusers: Pope

Jul 14, 2014

2% priests in the Catholic Church are sexual abusers: Pope

The pope was quoted as saying that, while most paedophilia took place in family situations, "even we have this leprosy in our house". #TheySaidIt #Vatican #Paedophilia #Sexual abuse #Catholic Church #Roman Catholic Church #The pope #Pope Francis #Minors #Church child molestation scandal #Pontifex

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Religion by loudspeaker: India's great cacophony

Dec 29, 2013

Religion by loudspeaker: India's great cacophony

Festivals and other religious and community occasions are increasingly imposed on all those within earshot. And more people are forced into participating in this through the loudspeaker. #JustSaying #Music #temple #mosque #Church #Reliqion #Azan
Have Bandra's xenophobes forgotten their own history?

Mar 09, 2012

Have Bandra's xenophobes forgotten their own history?

Cultural mixing, despite its Catholic image, has always been characteristic of Bandra. Now some Catholics in the queen of Mumbai's suburbs are beginning to resent that very fact. #InThisCorner #Bandra #Castella de Aguada #St. Andrew's Church #catholics

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Have Bandra's xenophobes forgotten their own history?

Jul 29, 2014

Flexibility, asking questions key for recent college graduates looking to advance in IT

When Cathy Lee started working at New York startup Faith Street last year, she quickly learned a lesson that could benefit other recent college graduates who want to advance their IT careers—soft skills like being flexible, taking on new tasks and as...
Have Bandra's xenophobes forgotten their own history?

Jul 28, 2014

Chinese police remove church's cross amid crackdown on religion

Hundreds of police took down a church's cross Monday in a city known as "China's Jerusalem" for its many houses of worship amid a crackdown on church buildings in a coastal region where thousands of people are embracing Christianity... #China #Beijing
Have Bandra's xenophobes forgotten their own history?

Jul 27, 2014

'Paul's Boutique' at 25: The Beastie Boys grow up

This pastiche of sampled sounds and changed the way music is recorded.             Related Stories Panic! at the Disco's Westboro Baptist Church challenge Michelle Obama and girls caught on selfie at Beyonce concert Questlove: 'Don't troll' on Iggy A... #Beyonce Knowles #Michelle Obama #Questlove #Beastie Boys (musician) #Westboro Baptist Church
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