Foe-turned-friend: Proposal for tiger culling brings ecologist Gadgil closer to Kerala Church
The Catholic church, which had held protests and burned Madhav Gadgil’s effigy across Kerala in 2013, now hails him for his support and proposal to cull tigers that stray into human habitations.
Priest found hanging inside church auditorium in Kerala
A priest of Kalath St Paul's church here was found hanging inside its auditorium on Tuesday, police said.
Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal trashes Kerala nun's rape allegations against him; says open for probe
Terming the allegations against him as "serious", the bishop said only three persons knew the truth.
Kerala church rape case: Nun writes letter to Vatican against Bishop Franco Mulakkal, seeks justice
In the September 8 letter, she alleged that the Bishop and his associates were luring people to take a stand supportive of them by assuring them properties and other forms of wealth.
Kerala Church sex scandal: Probe team to record Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal's statement this week
The team has already recorded the statements of around 70 persons and collected various documents and digital evidence so far.
Petition in HC seeks speedy probe into rape charge against Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal
A nun had accused Mulakkal of raping her and having unnatural sex multiple times at a small town near Kottayam between 2014 and 2016.
Union Minister Alphons Kannanthanam asks PM Modi to reject NCW recommendations to ban confessions in churches
Alphons, a Christian, said interfering in religious beliefs is not the policy of the Modi government.
Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal case: Leaked phone talk reveals Cardinal George Alencherry knew nun’s plight
Cardinal Alencherry had earlier maintained he was unaware of the rape complaint against the Bishop and the nun had only told him about some issues in her diocese.
Priests, laity of Roman Catholic Church to seek removal of Bishop Franco Mulakkal from pastoral duties
A rape complaint was filed by a nun against Bishop Franco Mulakkal of the Jalandhar diocese that has rocked the Syro-Malabar and Latin Catholic churches.
Kerala church rape case: Police treading with caution in terms of arrests
The police are treading a cautious path ensuring that they don’t rush into any arrests causing embarrassment to the CPM-led LDF Government.
Clergy sex abuse case: Christian communities caught between rock and hard place
The Roman Catholic Church plunged into unprecedented crisis after a nun filed a complaint alleging rape against Bishop Franco Mulakkal of Jalandhar diocese.
Political parties prefer to play it safe
Back-to-back allegations that include a land scam and a series of sexual exploitation involving priests of different Christian denominations in Kerala have undoubtedly caught the eye of all political
Malankara Orthodox Church church sex abuse case a jolt for clergy
The sexual abuse case rocking the Malankara Orthodox Church is perhaps the first in the country where four Christian priests are involved in a single such case.
Malankara Orthodox church priest Job Mathew arrested over rape charge
Fr. Job is the second accused in the alleged blackmail and sexual abuse of a home maker using her confession in 2009.
Kerala church rape case: Statements by the victim reveal evidence against Orthodox priests
The statement says sexual abuse of the victim began in Nov ‘99 and continued till Jan ‘18
I will write to Vatican requesting reforms in sacrament of confession, says Kerala Church reform activist Indulekha Joseph
According to Indulekha, the women in the various church in the state want justice so as to end the exploitation of women in the Church in the name of the sacrament of confession.
Kerala Church abuse case: Rape charges slapped against four priests
Last month, a man from Pathanamthitta district accused five priests of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church in Kerala of using his wife's secret confession to blackmail and sexually abuse her.
Sexual exploitation, financial fraud: Testing times for the Church in Kerala
The Church in Kerala has been rocked lately with multiples allegations of sexual exploitation of laity members by clergymen and financial impropriety surfacing in various churches.
I-T sleuths raid property agents involved in Kerala Church land deal
The raids, by the I-T (Investigation) Unit, Kerala, were held at 21 locations across Ernakulam and Idukki districts.
Malankara Orthodox Church orders Priests to keep away from duties
Five priests have been directed to keep away from their official duties following a complaint from a believer alleging they have been blackmailing his wife for sexual favours.
IIT Bombay student's death: Darshan's father alleges harassment by cops in FIR registration
Spouses of H-1B visa holders can work in US, says judge
26/11 Mumbai terror attacks accused Rana moves US court for status conference
IPL 2023: Vice-captaincy is a reward for my hardwork, says DC's Axar Patel
India records 3,016 new COVID-19 cases, highest in nearly six months
Bombay HC quashes scribe's 2019 complaint against Salman Khan alleging misbehaviour