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Politics in state silent on love jihad, but we can’t be: Bishops Council

In an interaction with TNIE, Kerala Catholic Bishops Council (KCBC) deputy general secretary Fr Varghese Vallikkat, however, clarified it was not targeting any particular community.

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Shortage of medicines puts haemophilia patients at risk

Karunya pharmacies in Ernakulam and Thrissur fast running out of medicine stock

17 Jan 2020

Lives sacrificed at the altar of love

In several of these incidents, use of intoxicants like alcohol and drugs has been a major trigger for the extreme violence committed.

14 Jan 2020

Towards altar or laity? Syro-Malabar Church faces dilemma

An age-old debate regarding the manner of conducting Holy Mass has resurfaced in the Syro-Malabar Church, pitting one section of the community against the other.

07 Jan 2020

Kochi reels under mosquito menace; residents blame Corp

Say fogging activities, cleaning of canals not being carried out | 423 confirmed cases of dengue reported in district

04 Jan 2020

Amid the ban, several individuals come up with alternatives for plastic

As the state gears up for a ban on single-use plastic, several individuals are working on green
alternatives which could serve as a permanent replacement.

01 Jan 2020

Organ donation in Kerala sees steady revival in 2019

TPMs are appointed in government medical college hospitals in Thiruvananthapuram, Kottayam, Thrissur, Kozhikode, Ernakulam and Alappuzha.

31 Dec 2019

Artist struggles to get paintings displayed at Kochi gallery

Shiny Sudheer, an art teacher at Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Tripunithura, fought against all odds and even got the State Human Rights Commission to intervene in the matter.

30 Dec 2019

'Sexual abuse of nuns, homosexuality, consensual sex...':  Sister Lucy's memoir exposes the Church

Sr Lucy’s book ‘Karthaavinte Naamathil’ talks about sexual abuse, illicit relationships and harassment in Church

03 Dec 2019

‘Govt can enforce SC order, but doesn’t want to’

The Orthodox and Jacobite factions of the Malankara Syrian Church are engaged in a bitter feud over control of churches.

29 Nov 2019

Mobile tech comes ‘calling’ to nondescript village
 

Kozhikottukulangara had been staring down the barrel, as lack of connectivity badly affected personal and professional life of residents

25 Nov 2019

Catholic church to help young widows' remarriage; matrimonial site to have a separate section

Kerala Catholic Bishops Council is also all set to take count of the total number of widows in all Catholic churches including Syro Malabar, Latin, and Syro Malankara churches.

17 Nov 2019

Young professionals cock-a-hoop at emerging hangouts

Nikitha Mariam and her friends are thrilled at the prospect of ‘pubbing’ making its way into the Malayali psyche.

17 Nov 2019

Key decisions on Kerala's church likely at Muscat emergency Synod on November 21

According to Metropolitan Kuriakose Mar Theophilose, spokesperson of the Jacobite Church, major policy decisions will be taken in the Synod.

15 Nov 2019

Kerala church feud: Outrage as kids made to write message in blood with pricked fingers

The Child Rights Commission has sought a report from the District Administration, District Child Protection Officer, and the police chief regarding the incident.

01 Nov 2019