Kerala

Sister Lucy, who joined protest with nuns in Kochi, banned from church activities

Sister Lucy Kalappura of Mananthavady diocese, Wayanad, has reportedly been banned from prayer, teaching the Bible, attending worship service and other activities of the parish, including offering holy communion.

Rape accused Bishop Franco smiles on his way to court, even as crowds boo

While being taken to court, the rape accused Bishop was seen smiling as he got into the police van, even as crowds badly booed him.

'She had to argue to get her posting': Remembering Anna, India's first woman IAS

Hailing from Kerala, Anna went on to become an IAS officer and learnt to never submit to the 'No's she heard because she was a woman.

Kerala man lives a double life as DJ on social media, arrested for duping minors

20-year-old Fayaz used to pose as a high-profile DJ on social media, post edited pictures of himself and then lure girls into falling for him.

Bail denied to rape accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal, remanded to 2-day police custody

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, arrested on Friday night in the Kerala nun rape case, will remain in police custody till September 24

David vs Goliath: Meet the five nuns who waged a 14-day battle for justice

The Sisters from a little known convent in Kuruvilangad, Kottayam, decided to take on the mighty church.

Bishop Franco admitted to hospital after complaints of chest pain, discharged later

The Bishop was on Friday arrested on charges of raping a 44-year-old nun between 2014 and 2016.

3 months after nun files rape complaint, Bishop Franco Mulakkal finally arrested

The Bishop was arrested from the Thripunithura Crime Branch Police Station after he was questioned by the police for the third day.

‘It's time the church drops its silence’: Sr Anupama thanks supporters at nun's protest

Even as the crowd was eagerly awaiting the official confirmation of the Bishop Franco’s arrest, sister Anupama addressed the media and those gathered at the protest site in Kochi.

How Cyclone Ockhi and Kerala floods inspired new plans for ocean waste management

Whether people dump plastic in the beach, into the sea directly, or in water bodies inland, this waste ultimately makes its way to the sea itself,” says an activist.