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Bishop of Delhi: We strongly condemn the blasphemous and hateful burning of our church

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by Nirmala Carvalho
Msgr. Anil Couto underlines the seriousness of the arson attack on a place of worship in the capital of India. President of the Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC): "Failure of the central government and the local administration. The authorities must protect the places of worship."

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RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat targets Mother Teresa, says conversion was main objective behind her service

download (78).jpg RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Monday said there was a motive behind the service Mother Teresa provided to the poor — to convert them to Christianity.
Inaugurating an orphanage and a women’s home in Bharatpur, Bhagwat said, “Here we will not provide service like that rendered by Mother Teresa. It is possible that her kind of work was good but there was a motive behind that service.It was to convert those she served to Christianity. Someone wants to convert others to Christianity, that is another thing, but to do it under the garb of social service is to devalue that service.

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Delhi, more attacks on the Church as Catholic school targeted

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Delhi, more attacks on the Church as Catholic school targeted
by Nirmala Carvalho
It is the sixth aggression in three months perpetrated against the capital’s Christian community. The new chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, of the anti-corruption party: "This kind of action will not be tolerated." Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC): "Public order is getting worse in Delhi".

Mumbai (AsiaNews) - In the early hours of this morning, a group of unidentified people vandalized a Catholic school in Vasant Vihar, south Delhi. This is the sixth attack on the Christian community in the capital in just three months. In confirming the fact to AsiaNews Sajan George, president of the Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC), said: "We are distressed, the hostility toward the tiny Christian community has no end. Indeed, nationalist groups continue to target the faithful, religious institutions and now the school. "

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Christians of India: Elections in Delhi, a victory against fascism

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Christians of India: Elections in Delhi, a victory against fascism
by Nirmala Carvalho
from around the country members of the minority rejoice in the victory dell'Aam Aadmi Party (Aap, corruption) in the capital. Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC): "Triumph of the democratic system against the growing religious intolerance." Orissa priest: "Now a development policy based not only on economics, but on fairness, equality and human dignity."


Mumbai (AsiaNews) - "Millions of people have voted against the BJP because disgusted by the actions of violent radical nationalist forces and their distortion of history and science." So Sajan George, president of the Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC), comments to AsiaNewsvictory party anti-corruption Aam Aadmi Party (Aap) elections in Delhi. The defeat of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP, Hindu nationalists) resonates throughout India, where various Christian communities express joy at the success of Arvind Kejriwal, the new chief minister of Delhi.

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