Egypt churches reopen as new infections wane

Other churches are also reopening across the Arab World's most populous county, which has seen a steady decline in coronavirus infections in the past two weeks.

published on : 3rd August 2020

After 75 days, faithful enter churches, but in a restricted manner

 After a 75-day lockdown, most churches in Kerala on Tuesday opened their doors to the faithful.

published on : 10th June 2020

Catholic churches to be shut till June 28, others places of worship open in Delhi

Archbishop Anil Couto told The Morning Standard that the decision was taken considering the rising cases number of cases in Delhi and is applicable only to Catholic churches.

published on : 9th June 2020

Services to resume at religious places today in Karnataka

No ‘prasadam’ or ‘theertha’ will be given to devotees at temples and those below ten years and above 65 years will not be allowed. Everyone has to wear a mask and maintain social distancing. 

published on : 8th June 2020

Unlock phase one: Most churches will reopen, some won’t in Kerala

While most churches will reopen, some have decided to continue with the status quo till June 30.

published on : 8th June 2020

168 churches in Mizoram offer halls to be used for COVID-19 quarantine facility as state faces shortage

The government and churches have so far set up more than 500 quarantine facilities to accommodate 14,358 people but the state government require quarantine facility for at least 20,000 people.

published on : 27th May 2020

Kerala High Court: Why the haste to open churches?

The division bench comprising Shaji P Chaly and Justice M R Anitha further directed the petitioner to file representation seeking to modify lockdown guidelines.

published on : 9th May 2020

Velankanni church closed for devotees, mass to be streamed live

The ‘Our Lady of Good Health of Velankanni’ and affiliated churches in Velankanni were shut on Friday, for the first time in decades.

published on : 21st March 2020

Hard-hit Venezuelan churches forced to accept costlier plastic money for donations

Priests have had to adapt and start accepting donations by card payments rather than the traditional passing around of a wicker basket for churchgoers to drop in some coins, or even notes.

published on : 15th August 2018