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Kerala nun gets notice for leading life against religious principles

The nun has been asked to offer an explanation to Superior General sister Ann Joseph at Generalate of the Congregation at 11 AM Wednesday.

Jan 09, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

Sofia Hayat wants Rakhi Sawant to get married in 2017

Rakhi, known for her item numbers in films like ‘Malamaal Weekly’, ‘Krazzy 4’ and ‘1920’, earlier appeared in reality show ‘Rakhi Ka Swayamwar’ and chose Elesh Parujanwala as her partner.

Jan 11, 2017, 15:56 PM IST

Mother Sofia Hayat displays her singing talent - Watch video

If you think nuns can't sing, meet 'Mother' Sofiya hayat!

Jul 26, 2016, 16:52 PM IST

Police find ''vital leads'' in Kerala nun's murder

Two days after a Kerala nun was found lying in a pool of blood in her room on Thursday, police claimed to have unearthed vital leads about her murder.

Sep 19, 2015, 15:08 PM IST

Nun found dead in convent room in Tamil Nadu

A 69-year-old Catholic nun was found dead in her convent room at Pala near here this morning, police said.

Sep 17, 2015, 14:11 PM IST

AIPMT 2015: CBSE bars Keralite nun from giving exam with veil, cross

A Keralite nun was on Saturday denied permission to take the the All India Pre Medical Entrance Test (AIPMT) here after she refused to remove her veil and Holy cross as required under the CBSE's new dress code.

Jul 25, 2015, 13:07 PM IST

Number of British women becoming nuns hits 25-year high

The number of women becoming nuns in Britain reached a 25-year high last year, according to figures released by the Catholic Church on Thursday.

Apr 23, 2015, 23:25 PM IST

Helen Mirren saving her voice between stage shows

 Helen Mirren, who has her new movie 'Woman in Gold' coming between performances of 'The Audience,' says she is living like a nun.

Apr 01, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

West Bengal nun gang-rape case: Four Bangladeshi nationals detained from Ludhiana

The police has detained four Bangladeshi nationals for their alleged involvement in the brutal gang-rape of a 71-year-old nun in West Bengal's Nadia district.

Apr 01, 2015, 09:24 AM IST

4 detained from Ludhiana in West Bengal nun rape case

Four persons were today detained here in connection with the gang rape of a 72-year-old nun in Ranaghat in West Bengal's Nadia district, police said.

Apr 01, 2015, 00:49 AM IST

Bar Association not to stand for convent rape accused

 The local bar association in Ranaghat on Thursday decided against defending the accused in the alleged robbery and rape of nun at Ranaghat in Nadia district.

Mar 27, 2015, 01:13 AM IST

Missionary school in West Bengal gets threat letters; BJP, Congress condemn state govt

A missionary school in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district has received letters, threatening to burn it down if the nun who heads the institute does not leave, reports said on Wednesday.

Mar 25, 2015, 10:59 AM IST

Robert Vadra expresses shock, disgust over West Bengal nun rape

Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, on Friday expressed shock and disgust over the gangrape of a 71-year-old nun in West Bengal and pressed for instant justice against such heinous crimes which bring shame to the country.

Mar 20, 2015, 17:38 PM IST

Nun fit for discharge: West Bengal hospital superintendent

The elderly nun, who was allegedly gang-raped by dacoits in Nadia district on Saturday, was declared fit for discharge from Ranghat subdivisional hospital but the convent authorities are yet to take a final decision.

Mar 19, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

Ranaghat nun fit for discharge: Hospital Superintendent

The elderly nun who was allegedly gang-raped by dacoits in Nadia district on Saturday was declared fit for discharge from Ranghat subdivisional hospital but the convent authorities are yet to take a final decision.

Mar 19, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

Archbishop welcomes govt move to hand nun rape case to CBI

 Archbishop of Kolkata Thomas D'Souza on Wednesday welcomed the West Bengal government's move to hand over the investigation of Rangaghat nun gangrape case to CBI.

Mar 18, 2015, 16:58 PM IST

West Bengal nun gang-rape: Mamata Banerjee orders CBI probe

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday ordered a CBI probe into the brutal gang-rape of a 71-year-old nun in Nadia district.

Mar 18, 2015, 14:52 PM IST

Nun gang-rape: NHRC issues notice to West Bengal govt​, seeks report

The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday issued a notice to the West Bengal government seeking a report in connection of the alleged gang-rape of a nun in the state.

Mar 18, 2015, 12:55 PM IST

West Bengal nun gang-rape: Authorities must ensure that justice is done, says Cardinal Baselios Cleemis

The president of Catholic Bishops' Conference of India (CBCI) Cardinal Baselios Cleemis arrived in Ranaghat on Wednesday to meet the 71-year-old nun, who was gang-raped by dacoits in West Bengal's Nadia district, and said that authorities should ensure that justice is done and made visible.

Mar 18, 2015, 09:36 AM IST

West Bengal gang-rape: 'Vatican City delegation to meet nun'

Days after the horrific gang-rape of a 71-year-old nun by armed dacoits in West Bengal's Nadia district, a one-member delegation from Vatican City will arrive in Kolkata on Wednesday and meet the elderly nun, according to a DNA report.

Mar 17, 2015, 15:32 PM IST