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Four Arrested For Marrying Minor Girl In Uttarakhand

Four Arrested For Marrying Minor Girl In Uttarakhand

Four men have been arrested for forcibly marrying a minor girl off to a man twice her age.

25 June 2022
Controversial Priest Yati Narsinghanand Put Under 'House Arrest'

Controversial Priest Yati Narsinghanand Put Under 'House Arrest'

The priest had said he would go to the mosque on June 17 and give a presentation on the Quran. The Ghaziabad administration had earlier issued a notice to him,...

17 June 2022

German Catholic Priests Come Out As Queer, Demand End For Institutional Discrimination

Around 125 people including former and current priests in Germany came out as gay and queer and demanded an end to institutional discrimination against the...

The Tawaif Who Fell In Love With A Priest

The Tawaif Who Fell In Love With A Priest

Tanno Bai, a famous courtesan in Patna City during the 1920s, won the heart of a ritualistic Dharikshan Tiwari, who became her ardent admirer. When he died,...

15 January 2022

Christmas Celebrated In TN With Fervour And Piety

Meanwhile, thousands of pilgrims from various parts of the country participated in special prayers at Vailankanni church in Nagapattinam district in connection...

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24 September 2021
‘Wonder God Will Accept Offerings Of A Priest Who Molests Minor Girl’: Kerala HC

‘Wonder God Will Accept Offerings Of A Priest Who Molests Minor Girl’: Kerala HC

The Kerala High Court awarded lifer to a priest, who had repeatedly molested a minor girl in front of her siblings.


10 October 2020
Rajasthan: Priest's Family Ends Protest, Performs Last Rites

Rajasthan: Priest's Family Ends Protest, Performs Last Rites

Earlier, the family of a temple priest who was burnt alive refused to cremate his body on Saturday till their demands were fulfilled by the state government.


09 October 2020
Rajasthan: 50-Year-Old Priest Set Ablaze After Dispute With Land Mafias

Rajasthan: 50-Year-Old Priest Set Ablaze After Dispute With Land Mafias

After the inflamed argument, five accused sprinkled petrol and set the fence on fire, in which the priest was also severely injured. He succumbed to burn...


25 May 2019
Five Former Michigan Catholic Priests Face Charges Over Sex Crimes

Five Former Michigan Catholic Priests Face Charges Over Sex Crimes

Attorney General, Dana Nessel said that the priests served in dioceses in Detroit, Lansing and Kalamazoo, and that they've been charged with various counts of...


09 May 2019
Pope Francis Introduces New Vatican Law On Mandatory Reporting Of Sexual Abuse In Catholic Church

Pope Francis Introduces New Vatican Law On Mandatory Reporting Of Sexual Abuse In Catholic Church

Under the new measure, every diocese around the world is obliged by June 2020 to create a system for the reporting of sexual abuse by clerics, the use of child...


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17 April 2019
Goa Priest Apologises Over His Remarks On BJP, Manohar Parrikar

Goa Priest Apologises Over His Remarks On BJP, Manohar Parrikar

The priest, Fr Conceicao D'Silva, faced a probe by election officials, after a video of his controversial speech went viral on social media.


15 April 2019
Goa Priest Says Manohar Parrikar Suffered From Cancer As 'Wrath of God', Probe Ordered

Goa Priest Says Manohar Parrikar Suffered From Cancer As 'Wrath of God', Probe Ordered

In the video, the priest can be heard saying that late Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar suffered from pancreatic cancer as a "wrath of God".


12 April 2019
Ex-Pope Opens Up About Sex Abuse Crisis In The Catholic Church

Ex-Pope Opens Up About Sex Abuse Crisis In The Catholic Church

In the essay, former Pope, Benedict XVI, has said that the changes in traditional moral standards on sexuality, both in society and within the Catholic Church,...


02 February 2019
French Priest Jailed For Sexually Assaulting 4 Young Female Parishioners

French Priest Jailed For Sexually Assaulting 4 Young Female Parishioners

A French priest was sentenced to five years in jail on Friday for sexually assaulting four young female parishioners, one of whom was just nine when the...


07 September 2018
The Subcontinental Menu

The Subcontinental Menu

Why the ongoing Jangalmahal Cup is embroiled in an ugly dispute? Why does Punjab government plan to import sexed semen from US and British companies? Read to...


13 August 2018
Kerala Church Scandal: Two Priests Accused Of Raping And Blackmailing Woman Surrender

Kerala Church Scandal: Two Priests Accused Of Raping And Blackmailing Woman Surrender

SC earlier rejected bail plea of Father Sony Varghese, Father Jaise K George and asked them to surrender.


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06 August 2018
Kerala Priest Threatens To Plant Bomb At Venue Hosting President, Arrested

Kerala Priest Threatens To Plant Bomb At Venue Hosting President, Arrested

Thrissur District Police chief Yatish Chandra said the accused, Jayaraman, was picked up after his mobile phone was tracked down.




26 June 2018
Five Kerala Priests Suspended For ‘Using’ Woman's Confession To Blackmail Her For Sex

Five Kerala Priests Suspended For ‘Using’ Woman's Confession To Blackmail Her For Sex

Kerala man has alleged that a group of priests blackmailed and sexually abused his wife using her confessions.


31 March 2018
The Subcontinental Menu

The Subcontinental Menu

What does the world's first robotic citizen Sophia want to conquer? If you smell a rat in your neighbo­urhood, who ya gonna call? Read all the juicy gossip...



01 November 2017
Haryana Teachers May Face Disciplinary Action For Not Attending Compulsory 'Priest Training'

Haryana Teachers May Face Disciplinary Action For Not Attending Compulsory 'Priest Training'

The teachers were asked to take a training to carry out functions of priests ahead of the village fair at Yamuna Nagar Temple


17 October 2017
In Kerala Temple Priest Appointments, Backward Caste Ezhavas Overrun Brahmins

In Kerala Temple Priest Appointments, Backward Caste Ezhavas Overrun Brahmins

Priest candidates from Ezhava community, a caste considered untouchable and kept away from temples till 1936, have won 21 seats in the 62 appointments made


10 October 2017
Kerala’s Dalit Priest Vs Mark Tully’s 1980s Upcountry Tale

Kerala’s Dalit Priest Vs Mark Tully’s 1980s Upcountry Tale

More often, it is the ‘unlikely rebel’ who scripts stories of a landmark socio-religious change. Be it, the fully-real Yadhu Krishnan of a Travancore...


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