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Matters India - Oct 9

 

imageCrossing the threshold

Mumbai: In darkness the seed sprouts, new life is formed and transformation happens. Experiences of darkness invite us to alter our vision, clarify our priorities, and be more attentive to…

imageMom’s mission of mercy saves children

Mumbai: Belinda Pereira, a social worker, was among the recipients of the ‘Inspiring Leadership Award’ from Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on September 25. The award was given to leading…

imageRights body condemns Jesuit’s arrest as malicious, spiteful

New Delhi: The People’s Union of Civil Liberties (PUCL) has condemned the “malicious and spiteful” arrest and detention of Jesuit Father Stanislaus Lourduswamy. The National Investigation Agency on October 8…

imageSlain Catholic priest awarded Italy’s highest honor for civil valor

Rome: The president of Italy conferred the highest honor for civil valor Oct 7 upon Fr. Roberto Malgesini, a priest who was stabbed to death near Lake Como last month.…

imageOctogenarian Jesuit activist arrested for alleged Maoist links

Ranchi: The National Investigation Agency on October 8 took into custody Jesuit social activist Father Stan Lourduswamy for his alleged links with Maoists and banned organizations. The federal agency took…

imageCatholic schools in Indore waive off fees worth 269 million

Indore: Amid protests and court cases by parents over tuition fees in several parts of the country, the schools under the diocese of Indore in central India have set an…

imageI was raped when I was 5…

We keep reading in newspapers and internet about rape these days. Each report tries to find out why the rape has happened. But does anyone even care how all this…

imageChristian women theologians condemn increasing Dalit rapes in India

New Delhi: A group Christian women theologians in India has expressed shock and pain at the increasing incidents of sexual assaults on young Dalit women in the country. “We strongly…