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UCAN News - May 15

Indian News
Islamic State claims India foothold
 But critics say only a small number of poorly trained locals have joined the international terror outfit.
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Stephen's College row: Governing Council Chairman asserts authority
 The Chairperson of both the Supreme Council and the governing body is the Bishop of Delhi, and the Principal is the Member Secretary of both the bodies.
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23 Nepali girls rescued in Mizoram
 The victims were rescued by the Mizoram Police on April 24 from Champhi area that shares a border with Myanmar.
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Student protests continue in Kashmir Valley against rape
 Protesters demanding exemplary punishment to the rapist again blocked the Srinagar-Baramulla highway.
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World News
Indonesian prelate becomes a theology professor
 Bishop Adrianus Sunarko of Pangkalpinang is still a lecturer at Jakarta's Driyarkara School of Philosophy.
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Sri Lanka urged to stem post-terror revenge
 International rights' groups say Muslim as well as other foreign refugees and asylum seekers need protection.
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Philippine mid-term elections pass off generally peaceful
 Catholic bishops express disappointment over Senate results that showed strong support for Duterte.
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Features
Churchgoers cowed by Islamist bullies in Bangladesh
 Recent converts in small villages left bruised and battered but police promise more support.
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Philippine online missionaries reach out to youth
 Youth Pinoy uses social media as a 'conduit to reintroduce Christ and create spiritual exchange online'.
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