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Kerala nun rape case: Protest against bishop enters 12th day, demands his arrest

As 54-year old bishop Franco appeared before police investigating the case in Thrippunithura near here Wednesday, the protesters expressed hope their demand for justice will be met and he would be arrested.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal grilled for 7 hours, questioning to continue tomorrow

The nun has accused the senior Catholic priest of sexually assaulting her repeatedly between 2014 and 2016.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Interrogation of Bishop Franco begins

The Bishop, who came to Kerala after the investigation team served a notice directing him to appear for interrogation on Wednesday, arrived by 11 am at the office of Crime Branch SP.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala nun rape case: High Court adjourns Bishop Franco Mulakkal's bail petition

Though an urgent pre-arrest bail plea was filed, the petitioner’s counsel did not press for an interim order directing the police not to arrest the petitioner.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Allegations made up for revenge, alleges Bishop Franco Mulakkal

The nun, in her complaint, alleged that on May 5, 2014, and May 6, 2016, she was raped by the bishop several times in a room attached to St Francis Mission Home in Kuruvilangad.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Nuns' protest garners more support

Joining the indefinite hunger strike of the sister of the victim, Hari Priya, a member of the AICC, said she will also continue the strike in order to support their protest.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala nun rape case: No legal impediment in arresting Bishop Franco Mulakkal

Nature and gravity of the accusation are very important factors to decide whether the accused is entitled to get the discretionary relief of pre-arrest bail.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop moves High Court for anticipatory bail

The bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese in Jalandhar would be appearing before the police probe team on Wednesday.

published on : 18th September 2018

Housewives express solidarity with protesting nuns

Quite unlike the previous days, day ten of the nuns’ protest got a positive twist with ordinary housewives from far and near thronging the protest venue.

published on : 18th September 2018

My life was under threat at the convent, says nun demanding Bishop Franco Mulakkal's arrest

In a letter the nun sent from the convent on November 14 last year, she informed her family about the harrowing experiences she had to go through.

published on : 18th September 2018

Kerala artist adapts classic painting to tell nun’s agony

Jalaja, who is part of Kalakakshi, a collective of artivists - artists and activists - expressed solidarity with Save Our Sister Action Council by initiating an art campaign.

published on : 17th September 2018

Support grows for nuns agitating for Bishop Franco Mulakkal's arrest

Expressing solidarity with the protest, several voluntary organisations, including Network of Artistic Theatre Activists Kerala (NATAK), joined the dharna at Vanji Square at High Court junction here.

published on : 17th September 2018

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal names Mathew Kokkandum as administrator in his absence

The 54-year-old bishop has not resigned yet, but in an official circular, stated that he has appointed Mathew Kokkandum as administrator of the Diocese in his absence.

published on : 15th September 2018

Kerala nun rape: Vatican forms probe panel, accused bishop writes to clergy

The nun from Kerala has accused the 54-year-old Bishop of raping her on several occasions between 2014 and 2016.

published on : 15th September 2018
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