Church

  • Watch: Pope swarmed by fans seeking selfies with him 14-04-2014 11:01 AM

    The selfie-fever has now spread to the Vatican. With Easter approaching, the Pope was swarmed by crowds but this time they were trying to take selfies with him. Watch! ...
  • Kolkata student death: I was forced to resign, says school principal 18-09-2013 03:15 PM

    The principle of a school in Kolkata, where an 11-year-old student died under mysterious circumstances on Thursday, was on Monday released on bail. ...
  • Watch: Parents ransack Kolkata school over student's death 12-09-2013 07:30 PM

    An 11-year-old student died in Christ Church School after she was allegedly bullied by her seniors who locked her in the school toilet. Hundreds of parents ransacked the school, broke furniture and vandalised school records. ...
  • Watch: How the Vatican Conclave elects the pope 12-03-2013 09:44 AM

    The papal conclave is going on and it's one of the oldest electoral traditions - rich in symbolism and secrets. ...
  • Vatican to elect new pope on Wednesday, 115 cardinals to cast vote 12-03-2013 08:38 AM

    One hundred and fifteen cardinals from around the world hold the future of the Catholic Church in their hands. ...
  • Cardinals start work on timetable for pope selection amidst resurfacing of sex abuse scandal 05-03-2013 09:10 AM

    Cardinals have gathered in Vatican City to work on a timetable to choose the next pope. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-02-2013 11:58 PM

    According to sources, the Centre gave into the demands of state governments opposing the ambitious setting up of NCTC and said the proposed intelligence agency will not have the right to make arrests without the states' permission. ...
  • Is selection of Pope shrouded in too much secrecy? 26-02-2013 11:57 PM

    The resignation of a top UK cardinal over allegations of inappropriate behaviour is the latest scandal facing the Catholic Church in the run-up to the election of the next Pope in March. ...
  • Scotland's Archbishop resigns amidst charges of sexual abuse 26-02-2013 09:40 AM

    A top Scottish cleric has resigned amid allegations that he sexually abused four trainee priests in the 1980s. ...
  • Pope addresses thousands in last Sunday prayer 24-02-2013 06:36 PM

    Thousands gathered on Sunday in St Petersburg to listen to last prayer by Pope Benedict XVI before he steps down from his position as the head of the catholic church later this week. ...
  • World View: Will the next Pope be from Africa? 15-02-2013 11:42 PM

    Pope Benedict stunned the Roman Catholic Church including his closest advisers on Monday when he announced he would stand down in the first papal abdication in 700 years. ...
  • FTN: Are blasphemy laws out of place in a secular state? 04-12-2012 11:59 PM

    Sanal Edamaruku has been forced to live outside India as he fears arrest after proving that a 'weeping crucifix' was caused by faulty plumbing, not divine intervention. ...
  • On Good Friday, many visit Malayatoor church 02-04-2010 02:51 PM

    Men and women of all ages take the 3 km climb to the hill church, many carry cross on their shoulders. ...
  • Looking into past: Churches vandalised, peace hit 11-09-2009 05:12 PM

    Challenge before Karnataka govt is to contain damage this time around. ...
  • Come ye all , beckon billboards from atheists in US 27-03-2009 02:43 PM

    The atheists' group believes they represent a significant minority in US culture. ...
  • Raising the bar: Christmas cheer at Cafe Leopold 25-12-2008 12:05 PM

    St Pius Tenth Church children sing carols at first target of 26/11 siege. ...
  • Watch: Economic crisis leads to spiritual salvation 23-12-2008 05:07 PM

    The US economy is facing tough times churches are spreading some good news. ...
  • Two churches vandalised in Bangalore, all eyes on CM 22-09-2008 02:43 AM

    VHP and Bajrang Dal have denied any involvement. ...
  • Pope Benedict celebrates 81st birthday on US visit 17-04-2008 12:22 PM

    Lahore: Experienced all-rounders, Shoaib Malik and Abdul Razzaq, are unlikely to make the one-day squad for the forthcoming series against England in the United Arab Emirates. Sources close to the national selection committee said that after a preliminary meeting and consultations with the team management in Abu Dhabi, it is...
  • UK priests get more church goers 11-06-2007 12:21 AM

    England church officials are not quite as unhappy about the modern word and rock and roll is bringing them a younger congregation. ...
  • UK church cries foul over videogame 11-06-2007 12:16 AM

    Sony's popular play station videogame Resistance: Fall of Man is under fire from the Church of England. ...
  • Goa church pays tribute to Mozart 17-09-2006 07:58 PM

    On the 250th year of the Mozart's birth, a church in Goa found a unique way to pay its tribute to the composer. ...