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Jan 30, 2019
CPM alleges Hindu Jagran Mancha forcefully reconverted 98 Christian tribals in Tripura to Hinduism; right-wing body denies chargesCPI(M) accused the Hindu Jagaran Mancha, a right wing group, of forcibly reconverting 98 people belonging to 23 tribal families to Hinduism
Oct 19, 2018
Mizoram polls: Church organisations, which had been vocal against BJP, have suddenly gone silentThe silence of the church organisations at a time when the BJP has become part of ruling dispensations in six of the seven northeastern states has drawn multiple interpretations.
Oct 03, 2018
Kerala nun rape case: The Church is patriarchal, men are fully protected, says ex-World Church Council memberEven if the Churches in India don't hold Franco Mulakkal responsible, he is accountable to the Vatican. The Pope is watching, says Dr. Aruna Gnanadason.
Aug 29, 2018
34 children trafficked to Punjab from Jharkhand, Bihar; admitted to illegal school in Ludhiana, say police officialsThe children, mostly tribals, and some were allegedly converted to Christianity in Ludhiana, after being lodged in a missionary-run child shelter home.
Jul 28, 2018
Kerala sex-for-silence case: Church body to protest NCW recommendation to ban confessions; Union minister rejects standIn light of the Kerala sex-for-silence scandal, the National Commission for Women recommended banning confessions in churches over fears they could lead to women being blackmailed.
Jul 11, 2018
Communal tension grips Tamil Nadu's Erode as scuffle between two communities during Sunday prayers takes ugly turnDSP Palanisamy said that the police had so far managed to keep things under control by settling differences between warring religious groups, however, on Sunday, the incident went out of hands.
Jun 16, 2018
How Asia remade Jesus: A new book presents intriguing insights into the story of global ChristianityAsians took Jesus out of his Semitic context and placed him alongside Buddha, Krishna, and Confucius. Such an altered perception allowing him to co-exist with other Oriental sages enabled his thoughts to live and thrive on this continent, says Professor RS Sugirtharajah, author of the recently published book Jesus in Asia
May 01, 2018
India's lesson of tolerance only way to beat violence, hostility in name of religion, says Rajnath SinghThe country's entire system is guided by the Constitution, which has roots in the ancient cultural traditions of the country, Rajnath Singh said.
Apr 01, 2018
Pope Francis delivers Easter message in St Peter's Square, calls for end of carnage in SyriaPope Francis celebrated Easter mass under tight security and a sunny sky on Sunday in front of tens of thousands of pilgrims gathered in a flower-bedecked St Peter's Square
Mar 30, 2018
Good Friday 2018: Christians take out processions, observe fast on day marking crucifixion of Jesus ChristGood Friday, also called Holy Friday or Great Friday, is a holiday observed by most Christian denominations which commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ