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Seven years after deadly anti-Christian attacks in India, a call for justice

Sep 12, 2015 - 06:01 am .- Victims say that they are still waiting for justice, seven years after some of the most violent anti-Christian attacks in India’s recent history.

Six years later, Christians in India await justice for Kandhamal massacre

Nov 18, 2014 - 02:08 am .- Last August marked the six year anniversary of the brutal 2008 Kandhamal, Odisha massacre in India, but for Fr. Thomas Chellan, the memories have not faded.

'The Christian minority in India is under serious threat'

Oct 15, 2014 - 12:04 pm .- With the election of Narendra Modi of the Hindu "Bharatiya Janata Party” (BJP) as prime minister of India the country's secular constitution has come under threat, a Catholic priest in India has charged.

Indian diocese welcomes convictions over rape of nun

Mar 14, 2014 - 12:03 pm .- In a decison praised by the local Church, a judge in India sentenced three persons Friday for the 2008 rape of a nun during mob violence against Christians in the state of Odisha.

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