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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.
Jun 29, 2018
Kerala 'sex for silence' case: Church's attempts to cover up abuse fails as govt orders crime branch probeThe attempt by the Malankara Orthodox Church to settle the sexual abuse case against five priests has suffered a setback, with the Kerala government ordering a crime branch investigation.
Jun 14, 2017
Kerala HC ruling on clergy's right to ancestral property assuages mounting miseriesKerala HC's verdict will go a long way in assuaging mounting miseries of the state's clergy.
Sep 28, 2016
Rent a priest: Former priests offer platform to Catholics who've drifted away from churchThe 'rent a priest' service is part of a move by the former priests to establish an open church as a common platform for themselves as well as those who have fallen off the mainstream of the Church due to various reasons.
Mar 15, 2016
French PM urges cardinal to take responsibility in abuse scandal; Vatican backs cardinal despite fresh attacksFrench Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Tuesday, urged a cardinal who was accused of covering up the sexual abuse of young boys by a priest, to "take responsibility". The case has deeply embarrassed the French Church.
Sep 01, 2015
Pope Francis tells priests to pardon women who have abortionsPope Francis on Tuesday called on priests to pardon women who have abortions, and the doctors who perform them, during the upcoming Jubilee year.
Sep 01, 2015
Pope Francis tells priests to pardon women who have abortionsPope Francis on Tuesday called on priests to pardon women who have abortions, and the doctors who perform them, during the upcoming Jubilee Year overruling hardline traditionalists within the Catholic Church.
May 18, 2014
Pashupatinath: Indian priests end one-month strike over allowancesIndian priests in Nepal today ended their month-long protest after the government agreed to provide 17 percent allowance from the income generated by special worshipping
Apr 08, 2013
Upset over seer's death, three priests commit suicide in KarnatakaThe three priests allegedly committed suicide by self-immolation inside a mutt complex in northern Karnataka.