Bob's Banter by Robert Clements Rahul's Long Walk..!

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- As Rahul carries on his long trek through our vast country, there's something happening. This isn't a walk galvanizing people to hate their neighbours as most other recent walks ... Read More

A Happy Way to Live

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- There is a Japanese word UKETAMO, meaning "I accept with an open heart." In our life we come across a number of issues. Some of these are positive, some negative, some moments ar... Read More

Fr. Alfred Roche OFM Cap: A Family-Builder

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- We know the importance of family in our day-to-day life. We call it the Church in miniature. For we believe that the quality of the Church, the spiritual vitality of the Church, ... Read More

Violence against Women: The Invisible Epidemic

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- "Unite to end violence against women and girls". The theme for this year's International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, (observed by the United Nations every ... Read More

Focus on Inter-religious Dialogue

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- World has been witnessing conflicts and violence based on religion from the time people began to form communities or groups based on their religious identity. For millennia, all ... Read More

Persecuting the Victims

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- Instead of providing timely relief and help them rehabilitate, the state and police have been persecuting the victims, mainly Muslims, of the February 2020 communal violence in N... Read More

Moving Back to the Middle Ages

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- Tagore dreamt of an India where the citizens would have the courage to hold their "heads high". Martin Luther King dreamt of a homeland that would give equal respect to every cit... Read More

Gender discrimination: Let church be "people of God"

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- The year: 2000! The Venue: The Vatican! A Capuchin priest and I are waiting for a Cardinal at the parlour. The aim: To meet him and seek an appointment with Pope John Paul II. If... Read More

Betrayal of Constitutional Vision

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- As we celebrate the Constitution Day on November 26 to mark the adoption of the Constitution of India on this day in 1949, it is another opportunity to reflect on the status of t... Read More

Constitution A Living Document

NEW DELHI, Nov. 28 -- "If it be asked, what is the most sacred duty and the greatest source of our security in a Republic? The answer would be, an inviolable respect for the Constitution and Laws.... ... Read More