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Prayer meet held for victims of M’lore aircraft tragedy

Mangalore, June 22,

Several churches in the coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi offered prayers for the air crash victims on Tuesday.
Holy Cross Church in Kulshekar which offered prayers and a special mass for all the victims of the air crash that claimed 158 lives on May 22, had four parishioners in the ill-fated flight.


GCIC condemns attack on the media at the Mumbai Collectors Office

GCIC condemns in strongest possible the shameful attack on the media at the Mumbai Collectors Office

The attack on media personnel is a blot on the Freedom of Press.
The right wing groups attacked the Mediamen during a Press conference and began abusing journalist.This shameful behaviour on the part of the Right wing groups caused a law and order problem.

Freedom of the Press is vital for Democracy


One more Headscarf row in Kerala

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Kerala Director of Public Instruction A.P.M. Mohammed Hanish has directed the management of St. Philomina's School, Poonthura, to immediately convene a meeting of the executive committee of the school Parent-Teacher Association to discuss the alleged incident in which a Class VII girl was harassed for wearing a headscarf (mufta) to school.