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AVBP,radical hindu outfit try to storm United Theological college, Bangalore

The ABVP activists, who had protested at the college till 12.30 am on Saturday, continued the protests on Sunday . Global Council of Indian Christians(GCIC) condemns attempts by hindutva radicals extraconstitutional acts of violence against Christian Institution
BENGALURU: Following Saturday’s incident where anti-India and anti-Indian Army slogans were shouted during an event at United Theological College on Millers Road, more than 50 activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) protested in front of the college on Sunday. As they tried to barge into the college, around 30 activists were detained and released by the police. The ABVP activists, who had protested at the college till 12.30 am on Saturday, continued the protests on Sunday noon. They demanded the immediate arrest of those who raised anti-India slogans during the event – ‘Broken Families’ – organised by the Amnesty International India.The activists, who painted the college name board black, tried to storm into the college around 2 pm, shouting slogans against the organisers, participants and college authorities.

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Unidentified men attack Bengaluru church

India(Karnataka):A group of unidentified men barged into the church Thursday midnight and ransacked it.

Miscreants attacked and defiled a church in Pillanna Garden in Bengaluru yesterday night, leading to tension in parts of the city.

According to the police, a group of unidentified men barged into the church Thursday midnight and ransacked it.

Church authorities have lodged a police complaint with KG Halli police station and have sought protection.

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GCIC condoles the passing away of Methodist Bishop Dr.Taranath S. Sagar

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The Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC), learns with a sense of great shock and sorrow the passing away of Methodist Bishop Dr. Taranath S. Sagar on 19-10-2015, Monday night, at the Mallya Hospital in Bangalore. The GCIC joins the large number of his admirers in India and abroad in mourning the sad demise of Bishop Taranath and prays to God to grant unto him eternal rest. The GCIC also expresses its condolences to the members of the bereaved family of Bishop Taranath. Bishop Taranath was a great well-wisher of our work for the welfare of the Church in India. Besides being Bishop of the South India Regional Conference of the Methodist Church in India, he also occupied a number of very important positions in the Methodist Church in India, Asia and the world at large.

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“Hindutva” Hidden Agenda of Terror Going to be Unleashed Again?

On Monday last, Home Minister Mr. Rajnath Singh declared the government's commitment to minorities and soon after called for a debate on conversions. It's reminiscent of former Prime Minister Shree Atalji's similar call which, then, led to uninterrupted and systemic attacks against Christians in India in 1998.

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