UCAN News - Jul 17

Indian News

Pastor murdered in Ludhiana, Family refuses to hold funeral
 
The pastor was shot dead by two assailants at a church at Peerubanda Mohalla around 8.45 pm on July 15.Read more...
 
 

Goa police nab Curchorem man, crack cross desecration mystery
 
Though a Roman Catholic by birth, Pereira hated all religions and didn't believe in or practice any particular religion.Read more...
 

Christian households top in donations for charity
 
After Christians, it is the Sikhs followed by Muslims who contribute more to charity. Read more...
 

300 people pledge to donate their eyes in Bangaluru
 
Many religious, social and corporate organisations are coming forward to donate their eyes through the efforts done by Project Vision. Read more...
 

World News

Hong Kong mourns death of Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo
 
'We cry bitterly, for the China left behind by Liu' Read more...
 

Philippine diocese calls for end to mining on tiny island
 
Clergy put environment chief to the test over eco-system destruction on Leyte Gulf island. Read more...
 

New Philippine bishops' conference head wants 'active dialogue'
 
Archbishop Romulo Valles of Davao calls for 'friendly sharing of ideas' with Duterte. Read more...
 

Indonesia 'in urgent need of anti-terrorism bill'
 
Rights group, Catholic Church want immediate approval of stalled bill in parliament. Read more...