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Pandharpur temple priest suspended for assaulting devotee

"The priest Ashok Bhadage, stands suspended. We cannot tolerate such violent behaviour within the temple premises," Solapur district Collector Rajendra Bhosale told PTI.

Kerala priest donates kidney to Muslim woman, saves her life

Kerala priest donates kidney to Muslim woman, saves her life

A clergyman in Kerala has donated his kidney to a Muslim woman who was suffering from kidney ailments for the last four years and saved her life, hospital authorities said on Wednesday.

Priest sexually assaults 21-year-old girl in Kerala's Kannur, victim forced to withdraw complaint

Priest sexually assaults 21-year-old girl in Kerala's Kannur, victim forced to withdraw complaint

A 41-year-old Catholic priest has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 21-year-old seminary student here.

Man beaten to death by 'priest', transgender in Thane

A 25-year-old man, allegedly suffering from mental illness was allegedly killed after he was thrashed by three persons, including a "priest", who claimed to treat him through black magic and witchcraft, police said on Wednesday.

Second French church attacker was known to police: Report

Police have identified the second assailant who attacked a church in northern France this week as a 19-year-old known to security services as suspected of having Islamist militant links, sources said on Thursday.

Priest held on charge of raping minor in Delhi

A temple priest has been arrested on the charge of raping a minor girl in west Delhi, police said on Thursday.

Simhastha Kumbh Mela in MP: Seven people killed, over 80 injured as tents collapse in thunderstorm

Simhastha Kumbh Mela in MP: Seven people killed, over 80 injured as tents collapse in thunderstorm

The month-long Simhastha Kumbh Mela began in Ujjain early on last Friday with the arrival of Juna Akhara for the royal bath on the banks of the Kshipra river.

Ex-Australian priest John Joseph Farrell sentenced for child abuse

An Australian court on Monday sentenced a former Catholic priest to 29 years in prison for sexually abusing a dozen children between 1979 and 1988.

Marriages without priest cannot be declared as illegal: Madras HC

Madras High Court has upheld an amendment made in the year 1968 to simplify Hindu marriages.

Strangulated body of priest found in Narwana

The strangulated body of a priest was found inside the Dera premises at Narwana.