Migrant workers wait to cross the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh state border on May 16. Photo: UCAN/Bijay Kumar Minj
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Anger as migrants workers sprayed with chemicals

NEW DEHLI (UCAN): Church leaders, activists and political parties in India’s capital, New Dehli, expressed…

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Sister Porunnedam. Photo: UCAN/supplied
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Police action sought after social media abuse of photograph

KOCHI (UCAN): Catholic bishops in the southern Indian state of Kerala urged the state government…

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Catholic charity feeds a multitude in time of lockdown in India

‘Humanity is one—if we don’t support each other in a disaster, we don’t belong to…

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India’s Covid-19 fight hampered by industrial accidents

MUMBAI (UCAN): India’s fight against Covid-19 coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) hit a major hurdle following three industrial…

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Archbishop Mallavarapu of Visakhapatnam. Photo: Visakhapatnam Archiocese
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India passes law to protect ‘corona warriors’

NEW DELHI (UCAN): On April 22, the federal government of India passed an amendment to…

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