Manipur, Naga national flags hoisted to celebrate I-Day

Manipur, Naga national flags hoisted to celebrate I-Day

IMPHAL, Aug 14 – Various civil society organisations today celebrated the 73rd ‘Manipur Independence Day’, remembering the historic day on which the British left the then kingdom of Manipur, marking the end of the colonial rule. Various functions were held at several levels by the civil society organisations, commemorating the day by hoisting the flag […]

Beware of False Marian Devotion, warn Catholic Bishops

Beware of False Marian Devotion, warn Catholic Bishops

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: The bishops of the Archdiocese of Ho Chi Minh City warned Monday against a false Marian devotion and other deviant ritual practices meant to cast out evil spirits, according to UCA News. The local Church’s auxiliary bishops, Joseph Do Manh Hung (who is also serving as apostolic administrator) and Louis […]

What Catholics believe indicates level of formation

What Catholics believe indicates level of formation

The One Holy Apostolic Universal Catholic Church has stood strong through the centuries, because of the strong spiritual formation process and exercises in piety that until recently, was the bulwark of pastoral work. But with changing times, greater accent on Bible study and less stress on the Teachings of the Church has brought about a […]

Small trader’s big donation for flood affected

Small trader’s big donation for flood affected

As Kerala once again faces flood disaster, a small-time textile trader in Kochi has donated all the dress materials he had purchased for Eid sales for the floods affected in Wayanad. When relief worker approached Naushad for donation, he told him that a truck with goods was being sent to Nilambur in Wayanad. Naushad took […]

क्या पेट भरते ही इंसान अपनी औकात भुल जाता है?

क्या पेट भरते ही इंसान अपनी औकात भुल जाता है?

हम एक ऐसे समाज में रहते हैं, जहाँ पर्यावरण, सड़क को गन्दा करने वाले, कचरा फैलने वाले को सलाम करते है वही जो पर्यावरण को साफ करते है बगैर अपनी सेहत की चिंता किये, उसकी निंदा करते है उनसे दूर भागते हैं। समाज के ऐसे कुछ वर्गो के लोग जो अपना घर चलाने के लिए […]

India hosts an event of International Army Games, does well in Stage One

India hosts an event of International Army Games, does well in Stage One

India hosted the fifth edition of Army  International Scout Masters competition in Jaisalmer Military station under the Southern Command of Indian Army. While the Indian media reported that India had topped the charts in the first stage of the competition, the third stage has been held, but strangely, the media hasn’t disclosed the rankings of […]

Hoo Ha about plants, what about animals?

Hoo Ha about plants, what about animals?

We have only one Earth so we need to take care of it. The 9th August is observed as Bihar Earth Day and thus Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said that plantation of at least five saplings, provided by the forest department, would be done in every school on the day. Many states like […]

स्तनपान : शिशु का एक सम्पूर्ण आहार

स्तनपान : शिशु का एक सम्पूर्ण आहार

स्तनपान, जो कि शिशु और माँ दोनों के स्वास्थ्य के लिए लाभदायक है। जहाँ किसी भी नवजात शिशु के लिए स्तनपान उसके शरीर में रोग – प्रतिरोधक क्षमता को बढ़ाने का कार्य करता है तथा यह बच्चे का शारीरिक और मानसिक विकास में भी सहायता करता है। वहीं स्तनपान माँ को भी भविष्य में दिल […]

Letter by 49 cannot be ignored

Letter by 49 cannot be ignored

Sir We cannot ignore the fact that a letter written by 49 celebrities, mostly representing the film industry, to the prime minister about mob lynching, appears to have created a huge stir. Even the RSS chief, Mohan Bhagwat, has stepped into the fray, noting a “conspiracy” to defame the Hindus by the lynch mobs.  The […]

Gadgets should be ‘made to last’: British MP

Gadgets should be ‘made to last’: British MP

Britain has woken up to the fact that most appliances aren’t made to last these days. In fact these use and throw things are contributing to huge piles of waste. Phones and washing machines must be built to last, MPs in the UK have said as a government committee launches an inquiry into e-waste. Mary […]

Female foeticide at its peak in Uttarakhand

Female foeticide at its peak in Uttarakhand

Among 216 births over the past three months not a single girl is born since April in northern part of Uttarakhand state. Authorities are investigating the incident happening in 132 villages of Uttarkashi district, 250 miles from New Delhi. The villages have been marked as a ‘red zone’ as the practice of female foeticide that […]

Living Godess or prisoner of tradition?

Living Godess or prisoner of tradition?

Nepal,  being home to some hundred  ethnic groups,  is not only a country famous for mountains but also for its diverse culture and festivals. Down the ages, Nepal has been seen as a mysterious land with  many gods, goddess, deities and manifestations, which are worshipped. Apart from all these, Nepal also has a tradition of […]

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