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Health and Medical
UCAN News - Jun 13
Bishop's body exhumed after murder claim
Suspicion surrounds why Bishop Thomas Thennatt of Gwalior died after a car accident when three other occupants escaped unhurt.
Two Kerala priests gets anticipatory bail in forgery case
The two priests were accused of forging document against the Cardinal George Alencherry in order to defame him.
53 children die of AES in north Bihar in 10 days
Acute Encephalitis Syndrome is a severe case of encephalitis transmitted by mosquitoes.
Govt to roll out steps to modernise 'madrassa' education next month
A madrassa is an informal educational institute where generally Islamic studies are imparted to the pupils.
Christian couple to appeal death sentence in Pakistan
Lawyer who had Asia Bibi's conviction quashed faces another blasphemy battle.
Philippine diocese remembers murdered priest
Desire to see justice served still strong one year after shooting death of Father Richmond Nilo.
Bangladeshi PM accuses Myanmar over Rohingya delay
Hasina also claims aid workers fear they will lose their jobs if repatriation goes ahead.
Disability but not despair: Myanmar nuns save lost kids
Sisters at St. Mary's Home in Shan State specialize in caring for infants, children and young adults with special needs.
Teachers struggle to survive in Vietnam's blackboard jungle
Poor salaries in a noble profession force many to take on menial second jobs.
Opinion & Analysis
Lessons can be learned from Aeta people's organic mangoes
Fair Trade is a boon for indigenous Philippine people and for those who consume the fruits of nature and their labor.