The death of a 19-year-old North East Manipuri boy under suspicious circumstances in his college hostel in Bangalore has sparked protests demanding justice for the student with his friends and family alleging that that he suffered fatal injuries in an assault by his seniors.Richard LoitamLoitam, a second semester student of the Acharya NRV School of Architecture in Bangalore North, was found dead on his hostel bed on the afternoon of April 18.
The governor said that the “Church is a sign of hope to the poor and needy in the country.”The governor having an informal chat with the ecumenical leaders during the public reception.
By Philip Mathew
The Karnataka governor has assured Christians in the southern Indian state that their places of worship will be safeguarded and protected.“Harming minority communities’ places of worship was akin to harming the constitution,” Hansraj Bhardwaj yesterday said while addressing a public reception organized as part of the 27th assembly of the National Council of Churches in India, (NCCI), in Bangalore.
Bangalore: Radical Hindus staged a protest in front of the Hebron Church near Marathahalli here Thursday(19th April) demanding action against a pastor for his alleged attempt to convert schoolchildren forcibly.The Mahadevapura police intervened to defuse the situation and detained Victor Babu (31), the pastor, for questioning. Victor is from Dharmavaram in Andhra Pradesh.
GCIC Condemns the Irresponsible Remarks by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Our Government Schools
Bangalore: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's remarks suggesting that the government schools in India are the breeding grounds for Naxals is such a sweeping statement which nobody with some element of sanity would ever make. The GCIC condemns such an irresponsible statement by the god-man who also happens to be the founder of the widely known Art of Living establishment in the country. Sri Ravi Shankar has indeed revealed his true colours and the mindset he possesses to the entire world by making such an irresponsible statement. It high time that he used his establishment which is propelled by Euros and dollars also to spread the message of love to the last and the least in our country