Sex scandals, land scam, and charges of suppressing cases against priests. As Kerala Church, across denominations, fights the accusations, The Indian Express reports on what has brought it here and the debate within.
A BJP leader in Kerala has lodged a police complaint against Malayalam novelist Paul Zacharia for referring to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the “murderer in Gujarat’’. BJP state secretary B Gopalakrishnan has also said Zacharia would be “manhandled’’ if he continued to use abusive words against the Prime Minister. Palakkad police said they have received […]
The nun had told police that the Bishop had raped her and also subjected her to unnatural sex at the congregation’s convent-cum-mission house at Kuravilangad in Kottayam district for 13 times since April, 2014.
The issue has rocked the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, a prominent non-Catholic Church in Kerala, after the victim’s husband wrote to the Church, alleging that the priests had blackmailed and abused his wife, a school teacher.
On Friday, Kuravilangad police in Kottayam district registered a case of rape and unnatural sex against the bishop, based on a complaint by the nun. The bishop has in turn lodged a complaint that he is being threatened by the nun and her relatives.
Mohanlal’s reaction came hours after 100-odd professionals associated with the film industry issued a statement pledging support for the four women actors who resigned as AMMA members this week to protest against the decision to reinduct Dileep.
The first phase of the digital hub, set to come up in Technocity, will give a major fillip to Kerala government’s endeavour to achieve the twin targets of job generation and exploitation of its digital talent pool.