Matters India - Jan 13

Newsletter – January 13, 2018
Top Story

Top Supreme court judges issue unprecedented warning over integrity of court

New Delhi: Four senior Indian supreme court judges have gone public with an extraordinary warning that India’s chief justice is mishandling sensitive cases and endangering the court’s integrity and the country’s democracy.
The four judges- Justices Kurian …
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Main Stories

Triple talaq bill politically motivated: Muslim, women’s groups

New Delhi: The triple talaq bill, unilaterally drafted and brought by the Narendra Modi government, is politically motivated, feels the …
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Vatican takes over scandal-hit Catholic society

Peru: The Vatican has taken over a Peru-based Catholic movement whose founder was accused of sexual and psychological abuse, just days …
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UK’s youngest order gets convent, formation house

Dereham, UK: The newest religious community in the UK has just received the keys to its very first convent – …
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Chinese authorities demolish Christian church

A huge church purportedly built with almost £2 million raised from local worshippers in one of China’s poorest regions has …
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Syro-Malabar synod to conclude with silver jubilee celebrations

By: Matters India Reporter
Kochi: The Syro Malabar Church synod will hold a valedictory function of the silver jubilee celebration of …
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Boys swapped accidently at birth, to stay with parents who raised them

Mangaldoi, Assam: Two couples – one Hindu and the other Muslim – whose babies were accidentally swapped soon after birth over …
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Chhattisgarh land row: Boycott threat against tribal ministers

Raipur: An umbrella organization of tribal communities in Chhattisgarh has decided to boycott three tribal ministers and other tribal leaders …
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