UCAN News - Nov 8

Goan priest-turned-activist buried after three years
 
Friends who suspect environmental campaigner was murdered pledge to continue fight for justiceRead more...
 

President, Vice President and PM Modi greet people on Diwali
 
Diwali is one of the biggest festivals of India which is celebrated with great enthusiasm and happiness across the country. Read more...
 

Jalandhar diocese not to fund rape-accused bishop’s case
 
Bishop Mulakkal was arrested on Sept. 21 for allegedly raping a nun and spent three weeks in jail. He was granted bail on Oct. 16. Read more...
 

Ulfa's Anup Chetia dismisses Paresh Baruah death claims
 
Assam-based news portals on Wednesday reported that Baruah met with an accident and succumbed to his injuries last week in Ruili, located on the Myanmar-China border Read more...
 

World News

Pakistan TV channel removes promo after Christian backlash
 
Geo TV apologizes to Christian community and says new drama series will not hurt religious sentimentsRead more...
 

Bangladesh Santals renew call for return of disputed land
 
Tribal group reignite protest on anniversary of attack that saw members killed, thousands 'evicted from ancestral lands'Read more...
 

Philippine churches, govt unite against online sex abuse
 
The Philippines has become the 'epicenter' of the live-stream sexual abuse trade, UNICEF saysRead more...
 

Opinion & Analysis

Natural law and human rights
 
As society evolves a religious-based approach to morality is coming under increasing pressureRead more...