Matters India - Jul 23



Bishops urged to oppose former priest’s marriage to rape survivor 

By Matters India Reporter New Delhi, July 22, 2020: A group of catholic women “concerned about justice issues in the Church and society” has condemned a former priest’s plan to marry a minor girl he raped ... Read more  

Journalist shot dead in Uttar Pradesh, 9 arrested 

By Arvind Ojha New Delhi, July 22, 2020: A journalist in Uttar Pradesh died on July 22, two days after ... Read more 

Another Bambina nun dies of Covid-19 in Assam 

By Matters India Reporter Dibrugarh, July 22, 2020: Another senior nun has died of Covid-19 in the northeastern Indian state of ... Read more 

Indian Dominicans pray, fast for Covid-positive member 

Thane, July 22, 2020: The Indian members of the Order of Preachers, or Dominicans, observed July 22 as a day ... Read more 

Montfort Institute launches livelihood program for transgenders 

By Matters India Reporter Hyderabad, July 22, 2020: A Hyderabad-based Montfort center for human rights has launched a livelihood program for ... Read more 

Hagia Sophia conversion could spell religious resurgence: Experts 

Washington DC, July 22, 2020: As Christians and world leaders lament Turkey’s reconversion of Hagia Sophia into a mosque, some ... Read more 

Ecocide, ethnocide. terricide worse than Coronavirus: Amazon Assembly 

Rome, July 22, 2020: The first Global Assembly for the Amazon closed with a final declaration which states that ecocide, ... Read more 

Lankan birth certificates to omit parents' race, religion 

Cololbo, July 22, 2020: Sri Lankan authorities on July 22 announced that birth certificates for new born children in future ... Read more