UCAN News - Jul 12

Indian News

Church officials condemn killing of Hindu pilgrims
 
Attack is another sign of the flames of violence that seem to be unfortunately engulfing the country, says bishop.Read more...

 

Goa Church to initiate fact-finding on desecrations
 
The attacks have been condemned by all the political parties with Congress demanding a CBI inquiry into it. Read more...
 

Bishops condemn rise in communal violence, appeals for peace
 
The bishops' statement said the “lynchings, killings, terrorist attacks in recent times are frightening and worrying.” Read more...
 

SC extends stay of rules banning sale of cattle for slaughter across India
 
The Central government had on May 25 brought a notification by which sale and purchase of cattle in the cattle market for slaughter was banned.Read more...
 

World News

Pope to send Salvadorian cardinal on Korean peace mission
 
Cardinal Gregorio Rosa Chavez helped bring about end to El-Salvadoran civil war. Read more...
 

Indonesia Catholic educators aim to counter extremism
 
Experts drawing up guidelines looking to instill tolerance and pluralism in students at Catholic and state schools. Read more...
 

Cardinal Zen leads prayers for dying dissident Liu Xiaobo
 
Hundreds of Hong Kong Christians attended event for Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner and his wife. Read more...
 

Opinion & Analysis

Success against child abusers online
 
Abusers should all be worried that the police are gathering evidence against them. Read more...