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Feb 28, 2019
As Vatican summit on sexual abuse yields few concrete measures, Kerala's survivors face anxious futureThe papal conclave ended with vague promises of concrete measures and special programmes. For the survivors in Kerala, this means nothing — except a continuation of their trauma and uncertainties.
Feb 21, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi-MbS reality check, Sister Lucy, India's reliance on coal; today's must-read storiesAs it stands, the statement contains no mention of Pakistan, which seems as good a point as any for India to wake up, smell the coffee and make sense of this latest reality check.
Feb 16, 2019
Kerala priest sentenced to 20 years of rigorous imprisonment, Rs 3 lakh fine for raping and impregnating minorThe matter came into light when the district childline authorities got an anonymous telephone call about the incident.
Oct 11, 2018
Kerala nun rape case: Franco Mulakkal applies for bail again, says he is in no position to intimidate witnessesOn 3 October, the Kerala High Court had denied Franco Mulakkal's first bail plea as Justice V Raja Vijayaraghavan observed that there was evidence against him.
Sep 21, 2018
Kerala nun rape case: CPM says protest seeking arrest of bishop Franco 'politically motivated' to tarnish Left govtCPM state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan on Thursday termed the protest seeking arrest of Bishop Franco Mulakkal by the five nuns as ‘politically motivated’ and ‘designed to tarnish the image of the Kerala government’
Sep 11, 2018
Kerala nun rape case is India's 'Spotlight' moment: Role of State more important than ever in this battle with ChurchThis is not a Church matter. The role of the state in a democratic, secular, republic, is to protect the rights of the individual, not of organisations or cabals of the powerful. And, this is where the State needs to act.
Aug 01, 2018
Kerala sex-for-silence scandal: NCW's call to ban confession arbitrary, efforts to reform religion should come from within communityThere is a world of difference between cases of women's religious subjugation like the practice genital mutilation, and NCW's demand to ban confession.
Jul 13, 2018
Kerala sex-for-silence case: Second priest accused of sexually abusing woman arrested; 2 others still abscondingJohnson P Mathew, a counsellor, was arrested from Kozhencherry in the district in Kerala and is being questioned by crime branch sleuths, police sources said.
Jul 11, 2018
Another Malankara Church priest faces rape charge in Kerala: 39-year-old woman files police complaint four years after incidentBinu George, a priest of Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, was alleged to have raped the parishioner in Alappuzha district in Kerala four years ago. He is currently serving at a church under the diocese at Koypallikaranma.
Nov 04, 2016
Bhagya Lakshmi talks to Firstpost about the Kerala gangrape: I won't allow this to disappearWhen she narrated the incident, I froze. This woman was raped by four men in Kerala and no one even knew about it.