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Jun 23, 2018
Vatican replaces Kerala cardinal as Ernakulam archdiocese head after allegations of suspicious financial dealsSyro-Malabar Church head Cardinal George Alencherry was on Friday divested of all administrative powers as the Ernakulam archdiocese head in Kerala.
Jun 02, 2018
Nipah outbreak in Kerala: Kozhikode church to stop serving holy communion on tongues of faithful as precautionThe Syro-Malabar church of Thamarassery has temporarily suspended placing holy communion on the tongues of churchgoers due to the Nipah virus outbreak.
Apr 16, 2018
Kerala on road to become 'Cradle of Saints'; state looking to create 'holy tourism circuit' with 21 in line for canonisationThe tiny state of Kerala is on the road to becoming the 'Cradle of Saints' with 21 people in the Catholic Church awaiting canonisation in the coming years.
Aug 19, 2017
Mohan Bhagwat flag hoisting row: CPM treads cautiously as RSS, BJP make deep inroads into its votebanks in KeralaThe bonhomie between the clergy in Kerala and the BJP has got the CPM worried because as if the BJP ever hopes to make a considerable impact in the electoral process in the state, it cannot be achieved without the Christian votes.
Mar 31, 2017
Maundy Thursday feet washing row: Kerala church refuses to include women in ritualsFormer priests in Kerala will observe Maundy Thursday on 13 April by washing the feet of women at Marine Drive in the state’s commercial capital of Kochi.
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.
Aug 10, 2016
Kerala churches shun what they preach, deny compensation to priests, nunsA 45-year-old nun was given dispensation without a penny after she decided to give up her robes following harassment from her superiors at the convent. Sister Mary Sebastian, who works as a teacher in a Church-run higher secondary school at Pala in Kottayam district, is determined to fight it out.
Feb 11, 2013
Two Kerala cardinals among those to vote for new PopeTwo cardinals from Kerala are among the four from the country to leave for Vatican to cast their vote in elections for a new pope to replace Pope Benedict XVI.