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Catholic nun scolds bishops on abuse: 'This storm will not pass'

Sister Veronica Openibo, a Nigerian who has worked in Africa, Europe and the United States, spoke with a soft voice but had a strong message for the prelates sitting before her.

Feb 23, 2019, 21:52 PM IST

Insecurity plaguing minorities: Goa Archbishop

Goa Archbishop Filile Neri Ferrao on Saturday said "clouds of fear and insecurity" were looming large over the minorities in the country while expressing solidarity with a 48-year-old Catholic nun from Raipur who was gang raped on June 19.

Jun 27, 2015, 20:27 PM IST

Three convicted for Odisha nun`s gang-rape

A court in Odisha Friday found three men guilty in the gang-rape of a nun in the state`s Kandhamal district during communal clashes in 2008.

Mar 14, 2014, 13:20 PM IST

Nuns should be given contraceptive pills: Study

The church may be averse to contraception, but a new research recommends contraceptive pills for nuns so that they can reduce their risks of developing cancer.

Dec 08, 2011, 09:08 AM IST