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Protesters demanding reasonable wages and workers' safety during a Labor Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh May 1, 2017.

Protesters demanding reasonable wages and workers' safety during a Labor Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh May 1, 2017.

Labour Day marked across Asia

02/05/2017 14:09

International Workers’ Day was marked on May 1 across several Asian countries with rallies, marches and special events.  

 

Archbishop Soosa Pakiam - KCBC president

Archbishop Soosa Pakiam - KCBC president

Kerala bishop opposes bill to govern church property

20/04/2017 16:47

The Latin rite archbishop of Kerala, in a letter dated April 15 has urged the Government not to interfere in the administration of church properties. 

 

Nepal Cathedral and priests' residence burnt

Nepal Cathedral and priests' residence burnt

Arson attack on church in Nepal

18/04/2017 14:03

Fire partially damaged priest’s residence and part of Assumption Cathedral in Kathmandu, Nepal Arson attack on April 18. 

 

Pope Pius XI (R) and Guglielmo Marconi (2nd from L) at the inauguration of Vatican Radio in 1931.

Pope Pius XI (R) and Guglielmo Marconi (2nd from L) at the inauguration of Vatican Radio in 1931.

Vatican Radio’s English SW broadcast to Asia comes to an end

24/03/2017 16:53

Vatican Radio’s English shortwave broadcast to Asia came to an end with its last transmission on March 24, after nearly 60 years of service.

 

At a Peace conference in Myanmar

At a Peace conference in Myanmar

Leaders to meet in Mandalay for peace talks led by the NLD

15/03/2017 15:27

Mandalay, in Myanmar  will host a national-level interfaith peace talks next Saturday attended by Union government authorities and organisations representing various ethnic groups and religions.

 

Cardinal George Alenchery

Cardinal George Alenchery

Asia - Cardinal Alencherry: help families meet Christ

03/12/2016 16:38

The plenary assembly of the Federation of the Asian Bishops' Conferences (FABC) have been discussing “The Asian Catholic family: The local Church of the poor in the mission of mercy”

 

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