Indian Catholic News

What's in a name

Philippines: A person's name is the expression of their parents' hopes and dreams that they have for their child.

 

An altar boy and a priest on leave become bishops

Philippines: Pope francis has named eight filipinos as bishops of the catholic church this year.

 

Philippine church workers persevere despite death threats

Philippines: Attacks on rights defenders, agents of the church in negros province are not new and are 'expected' prelate says.

 

Security still tight at Philippine church despite low threat level

Philippines: Soldiers remain on guard at marian shrine a week after alert staus returns to normal to reassure public, military says.

 

Philippine Church, activists hold national 'day of mourning'

Philippines: Catholics march in protest against a wave of killings that has gripped the country in recent times.

 

The prospects of humanitarianism

Philippines: As the need for humanitarian action grows bigger, the ability to fulfil this need comes under greater pressure.

 

Manila's 'war on tribal schools' shatters childhood dreams

Philippines: Closure of 55 schools for teaching 'subversive ideologies' is victimizing children, activists say.