Category: Christian World

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Raping Mother India

  *Fr. Cedric Prakash SJ   A few days ago, amidst nationwide grief and anger over the rising child rape cases, the Union Cabinet said it has begun the process to amend law to introduce death penalty for rape of...

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AN ENIGMATIC FORTY DAYS

# chhotebhai Chhotebhai needs no introduction.  He is a seasoned hand in crisp and clear writing on various issues affecting our Christian Community, including building up Christian Leadership.   One such Seminar “Christian Leadership for a Culture of Peace in...

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School Safety Manual “YELLS” to be heard

THE TELEGRAPH INDIA 25 April 2018   In the wake of a spate of sexual violence on children in many parts of India, here is a timely Child Safety Manual published by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations.  While...

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NEWS TIT BITS

THE TELEGRAPH, CALCUTTA 23 April 2018   Given below are some pieces of news (in today's Telegraph Calcutta) which are eye-catching and will have a huge impact. News item 1 proves that even banks which are known for good governance,...

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India No country for women!

Namita Bhandare  Hindustan Times 20 April, 2018 Recent gang-rapes and our reaction to them tell us how far we’ve descended in six years after Nirbhaya. Cover Image: Advocate Deepika Singh Rajawat, lawyer of the Kathua rape case victim, talks to...

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KINDLY LIGHT

https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/overloaded-bags-no-school-bags-one-school-down-many-more-go-39707 The Telegraph, Calcutta 22 April 2018   The report below in today's Telegraph is a sad commentary on the state of  education in our schools today.  It is pure business of pushing bulky books, along with private tuitions instead...

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Pope ‘Disturbed’ Over Violence in Syria

  THE TABLET By Carol Glatz 17 April 2018   Pope Francis, the messenger of peace, is rightly very disturbed by the escalating violence and destruction of lives and properties in Syria.  All his appeals to the world's leading powers...