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UCAN News - Jun 13

Indian News
Religion blamed for India's poor gender equality grade
  Hindu view that women are incapable of being independent is seen as the main cause of discrimination.
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Awarded cartoon on Bishop Mulakkal to get relook after protest
  The Akademy had awarded the first prize to the cartoon in question drawn by K.K. Subhas who is working for a vernacular magazine.
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Cyclone Vayu more severe, 2.15 lakh shifted
  IMD Ahmedabad Director Jayant Sarkar told reporters that the cyclone could now hit the Gujarat coast on Thursday afternoon, instead of early morning.
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Cabinet approves bill against triple talaq
  It will replace the ordinance promulgated in February this year.
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World News
Tight control for Chinese underground bishop's funeral
  Tianjin authorities prevent underground priests from attending Bishop Li's burial ceremony.
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Late Vietnamese priest remembered for being an inspiration
  Father Vincent Nguyen Van Trong masqueraded as a herbal medicine trader so that he could evangelize among ethnic people.
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Tagle marks Israel-Vatican ties with synagogue visit
  Visit highlighted friendship between the Philippines, Catholic Church and the Jewish people.
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Filipinos mark their Independence Day
  Church leaders, activists use occasion to talk about freedom, demonstrate.
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Rohingya Muslims found stranded on Thai island
  Fishing boat that sailed from Bangladesh drifted ashore after running out of fuel.
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Features

Superbugs take deadly toll in Bangladeshi hospitals
  Rivers polluted with antibiotics are creating an impending health disaster, experts warn.
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