Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

Holy See


Explained: Who is Wilton D Gregory, the first African American cardinal elector?

October 29, 2020 8:44 am

Empathetic to LGBTQ Catholics, Wilton D Gregory has often spoken about holding conversations with parents, and the families’ need to be included into the fabric of the Catholic Church.

Pope Francis begs forgiveness for 'scandals' hitting Rome, Vatican

October 15, 2015 11:12 am

On the eve of Francis' big and contentious meeting on family issues, a Vatican monsignor came out as gay and, with his boyfriend by his side, denounced homophobia in the Catholic Church.

Vatican to issue guidelines on combating child abuse

May 11, 2011 9:23 am

Vatican is under pressure as a US court is examining Holy See's role as "employer" in the case of a priest accused of child sex abuse.

Latest News

Parliament Committees, their leaders, and their role in law-making

Updated: October 7, 2022 1:09:35 am

Political polarisation and the shrinking middle ground has been leading to increasingly rancorous debates in Parliament, and so a great deal of legislative business ends up taking place in the Parliamentary Committees instead.

Congress presidential poll: Among few veterans with Tharoor, Saifuddin Soz says he is better for post

Updated: October 7, 2022 1:09:27 am

Former J&K chief says election not 'historic' as there is precedent, but the fact that it is being held 'is a success of Rahul and his style of politics'

In meet with Centre, states flag high dry fodder prices

Updated: October 7, 2022 12:40:59 am

The meeting, chaired by Animal Husbandry Secretary Rajesh Kumar Singh, was attended by senior central government officials, including those from the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, and representatives of at least 14 states.

India vs South Africa 1st ODI Highlights: Sanju Samson’s valiant effort falls short, IND lose to SA by 9 runs

Updated: October 7, 2022 12:12:58 am

IND vs SA 1st ODI Highlights: India slipped to 51 for 4 in 17.4 overs but Sanju Samson took the chase deep with a 63-ball 86 not out but it was not enough as they ended at 240 for 8.

Mahakal temple corridor inauguration: Ujjain Municipal Commissioner transferred before PM’s visit

October 6, 2022 11:58:32 pm

Senior officials said the move happened after Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited Ujjain on Dussehra and undertook 'Mahakal ki Sawari' but was dissatisfied with the pace of work in the city.

Uttarkashi avalanche toll 16 | 12 more bodies found, 13 missing, survivor recounts: ‘There was little that we could do’

October 6, 2022 11:54:38 pm

A 41-member team of climbers, comprising 34 trainees and 7 instructors, from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM), was trapped after the avalanche at Draupadi ka Danda-2 (DKD-2) peak on Tuesday morning.

Santosh Trophy knock-out stage set to be held in Saudi Arabia in February next year

October 6, 2022 11:54:08 pm

AIFF President Kalyan Chaubey and Secretary General Shaji Prabhakaran on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with their Saudi Arabian counterparts to "study the possibility to stage the final stages of the Santosh Trophy" in the West Asian country in February 2023".

Domestic help among 4 booked: Robbers steal valuables worth Rs 35 lakh from Rajkot builder’s house holding son at knife-point

October 6, 2022 11:50:01 pm

Police said the incident took place in the bungalow of Prabhat Sindhav, a city-based builder in Royal Park Kalavad Road at around 6:15 am Thursday.

Mob enters heritage Madrasa to perform pooja in Karnataka, 9 persons booked

Updated: October 6, 2022 11:40:05 pm

On Thursday, members of muslim community staged protest in front of the town police station and demanded action against those who violated the norms and entered the Madrasa.

Yati Narsinghanand detained ahead of protest march over beheading of man in Meerut

October 6, 2022 11:38:19 pm

Deepak Tyagi (20) was allegedly killed last week by one Fahmid as he suspected him of being in a relationship with his daughter.