Homilies, News and Stories
Health and Medical
UCAN News - Sept 9
Nuns protest media coverage of dismissed sister
Kerala newspaper accused of maligning and defaming Catholic religious life.
Honorarium plan for Andhra pastors sparks row
Advertisement of Jerusalem yatra and Haj pilgrimage on bus tickets in the temple town of Tirupati had sparked a row last month.
Three held for posting false picture of church at Tirumala
Accused claims to be working for TDP.
Malankara church case: SC rebukes Kerala judge over ‘indiscipline’
Justice Arun Mishra, who led the bench, was so upset that he took the Kerala HC judge’s name in the open court and said: “Tell the judges in Kerala that they are part of India.”
Jakarta authorities kick out refugees
UN refugee agency told to remove 1,500 people from temporary shelter, but more than 500 are refusing to budge.
New Mindanao bishop vows to be 'listening servant'
Newly installed Bishop Jose Ramirez Rapadas of Iligan says he will work for peace, the environment and young people.
Hundreds of Pakistani Twitter accounts suspended for Kashmir tweets
Social media giant's move follows objections from India, says Pakistani regulator.
Indonesian Catholics not letting garbage go to waste
Jakarta parishioners help the environment and make some cash by depositing non-organic rubbish at 'waste banks'.
Time cannot diminish Sri Lankan's fight for justice
It's 10 years since the island nation's civil war ended but thousands of people refuse to give up on their missing loved ones.
Opinion & Analysis
The Virgin Mary's inspiration
The significance of the Blessed Mother's birthday amidst alleged human rights abuses in the Philippines.