Indian Catholic News

Filipino rights defenders brace for tougher 2019

Philippines: Group records 216 politically motivated killings, 2,000 illegal arrests and over 71,000 threats against activists since..


Philippines downgrades controversial Australian nun's visa

Philippines: Move gives sister patricia fox only until nov. 3 before her temporary visitor’s visa runs out.


Manila refuses to extend Australian nun's visa

Philippines: Immigration bureau says sister patricia fox failed to raise new arguments to support her appeal for extension.


Nun queries visa deal between Philippine govt, bishops

Philippines: Sister patricia fox demands clarification on missionary visa agreement after her extension application is denied.


Philippine immigration confirms move to deport nun

Philippines: Justice department says sister patricia fox can still appeal deportation order in courts.


Australian nun wins another reprieve in Philippines

Philippines: Deportation on hold after authorities agree to consider sister patricia fox's appeal.


Philippines orders deportation of Australian nun

Philippines: Immigration bureau says sister fox's activities 'are inimical to the interest of the state'.