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Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
Vatican city [Vatican city], May 9 (ANI): Pope Francis issued new laws for the Catholic Church on Thursday, mandating that all priests and nuns report sexual abuse and cover-ups to church authorities.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 29 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed the PIL seeking directions to the Centre and Delhi state to hold a thorough investigation in the incidents of sexual abuses of children and nuns by catholic clergies, by a SIT or Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
Puri (Odisha), Dec 29 (ANI) Thousands of devotees at the 12th-century Jagannath Temple in Odisha's Puri on Friday had to return disappointed after waiting for hours as the priests refused to open the gates following a confrontation with the police.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Oct 15 (ANI): Travancore Devaswam Board, which manages Kerala's Sabarimala temple, has invited representatives of the Pandalam Royal family, Sabarimala priests and Hindu organisations, on Tuesday to discuss various crucial affairs ahead of the reopening o
Kochi/Chennai (Kerala/Tamil Nadu) [India], Oct 7 (ANI): The representatives of Pandalam Palace and Sabarimala temple priests refused to attend the meeting called by Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday to discuss the Supreme Court's verdict allowing women's entry in the Lord Ayya
Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 1 (ANI): A group of Hindu priests sat on an indefinite fast from Monday, demanding the immediate construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya.
Fulda [Germany], Sept 25 (ANI): A new study on sexual abuse of minors by Catholic priests under the domain of German Bishops' Conference indicates that the problem remains largely unresolved and more than 50 per cent of the accused go unpunished.
Updated : 2 years ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 06 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of two priests--Jaise K. George and Father Sony Varghese-- in connection with Kerala's Malankara Orthodox Church case.
Thiruvalla (Kerala) [India], July 19 (ANI): A Judicial First Class Magistrate Court in Thiruvalla on Thursday rejected the bail applications of two priests accused of sexually assaulting a woman in June.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Kollam (Kerala) [India], July 12 (ANI): One out of the five priests of Malankara Orthodox Church, who were accused of sexually assaulting a woman, surrendered on Thursday.
Kottayam (Kerala) [India], June 29 (ANI): Crime branch will investigate the allegations against five priests of Malankara Orthodox Church in Kottayam district of Kerala.
New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): The National Commission for Women (NCW) has taken suo-motu notice of a media report captioned "Five Kerala priests 'blackmail, sexually abuse' woman", published in various national dailies today.