UCAN News - Dec 6

Indian News

Archbishop's poll letter shocks prime minister
 
Ahead of crucial state election, Modi says a 'man of religion' should not tell Catholics 'how to vote'. Read more...

 

Bhopal tragedy still poisoning lives 33 years later
 
Backed by the church, survivors want greater final compensation after more victims come forward as the years progress. Read more...
 

SC to commence hearing on Ayodhya title suit on February 8
 
The Ayodhya dispute is centred on a plot of land in Uttar Pradesh's Ayodhya to which both Hindus and Muslims claim stake.Read more...
 

Triple talaq should be covered under Domestic Violence Act: Muslim body
 
Article 25 guarantees the freedom of conscience and free profession, practice and propagation of religion. Read more...
 

World News

Rage, grief sweep Philippines after murder of priest
 
Retired Catholic priest known as activist, was shot after he facilitated the release of a political detainee. Read more...
 

Indonesia's Christian leaders call for national unity
 
Joint message warns against growing intolerance and divisions ahead of upcoming regional elections. Read more...
 

Features

The trouble is there's not enough blood to go round
 
Reluctance to give blood during Ramadan is just one major reason why acute shortages continue to plague Indonesia. Read more...
 

Opinion & Analysis

Duterte 'the destroyer' invents a new class of cronies
 
Philippine president is cozying up to major international players who care little about abuses of human rights. Read more...