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Smriti Irani questions stand of Kerala government on women empowerment

Irani took a jibe at the Pinarayi Vijayan-ruled government saying those who speak about women empowerment but keep quiet when women empowerment is not convenient for them politically, should be questioned.

Jan 18, 2019, 19:47 PM IST

Four Kerala nuns who protested against rape-accused bishop asked to join other convents

Their congregation --Missionaries of Jesus under Jalandhar diocese of the Roman Catholic Church-- has directed the nuns to join the convents they were assigned previously as per the transfer orders issued between March and May in 2018.

Jan 16, 2019, 18:36 PM IST