Don Bosco Hopewel Elias School wins the International Subroto Cup 2019

Shillong, 2019 Sep 18 Shillong: Shillong Province Don Bosco Institution's Father Hopewel Elias Higher Secondary School defeated Krida Shiksha Prothistan of Bangladesh 1-0 to win the prestigious International Subroto Cup 2019 on its Diamond Jubilee Year in the U-17 category in the final match played on the 17th September at the Ambedkar stadium in Delhi.  Read More »
Michael Makri

Youth trained towards Nation Building
Mumbai, 2019 Sep 11 The Salesian Youth Movement, India (SYM - India) had its Youth Leaders and Animators Formation (LAF) programme organised in 4 regions, starting in the last week of July till the first of September 2019. This flagship programme of the Movement is meant for the leaders of local units and their animators. Initiated three years back with the aim to strengthen and embolden the Movement, regional approach was adopted in carrying out the formation of the young leaders and their animators, given the geographical vastness and diverse nature of its inhabitants. The 11 different provinces are grouped into 4 regions (South, West, Northeast & Centre) taking into consideration closeness to each other with regard to cultures, language, food habits and possibilities of immediate collaboration.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Shalom Alechem: SAC Youth Retreat 2019
Shillong, 2019 Aug 29 Shillong: The annual youth retreat at Saint Anthony's College Shillong was held from 24 - 26 August 2019. This year's youth retreat was animated by the internationally acclaimed preacher Mario Joseph, his wife Gigi Mario and Anil P accompanying with the music for praise and worship. A greater crowd of young people than other years came to pray and sing praise to the Lord at this retreat. The first day of the retreat had over 2000+ young people and the numbers kept increasing reaching up to over 5000 on the last day.  Read More »
Michael Makri

North-East India Archive Summit at St. Anthony's College held
Shillong, 2019 Jul 29 Shillong: The two day North-East India Archive Summit was successfully held on the 19th and 20th of July at St. Anthony's College at Shillong. Organised by the Department of Mass Media, the summit commenced with an inauguration program that included the Principal, Rev. Brother Dr. Albert L. Dkhar's address and a presentation by Prof. Nathaniel N. Majaw, Project Director of The North East Archive, highlighting the importance of the yet to be launched North East India Archive. Yui Nakamura, Senior Programme Officer, Sasakawa Peace Foundation, Japan was also present and addressed the gathering about the role of her foundation in the setting up of the archive.  Read More »
Michael Makri

UN - Youth Aspirations & Climate Urgency
Mumbai, 2019 Jul 18 (ANS - New York) - A panel discussion on 'Youth Aspirations & Climate Urgency' was organized on 11 July as a side event at the ongoing United Nations High Level Political Forum (HLPF) at New York, by ''Don Bosco Green Alliance along with Salesian Missions USA and Don Bosco Network'' (DBN). The HLPF annually evaluates the global progress of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), hence, this panel discussion focused on SDG 13 Climate Action and the impact of climate change on young people and their future.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Principals discuss the New Education Policy and its impact at Shillong
Shillong, 2019 Jul 08 Shillong: A two day INS School Principal's Meeting was held from 5th - 6th July 2019 at Don Bosco Provincial House, Shillong. It was organized by the Education Commission of the province in collaboration with the Provincial Team. 30 members were present for the meeting. The meeting began with a Bible reading by Brother Anand Lakra and prayer by Father Babu Stephen. Thereafter, Father John Zosiama, the Vice Provincial welcomed everyone and highlighted the purpose of the meeting.  Read More »
Michael Makri

Diaconate Ordination at Sacred Heart Theological College, Shillong
Shillong, 2019 Jul 02 Shillong: On 1st July, 2019 the Sacred Heart Theological College gathered in prayer and joy for diaconal ordination of the twenty Seven clerics; twenty belonging to the Salesians Congregation, two to the orders of TOR and one belonging to the Capuchin Congregation.  Read More »
Michael Makri

Salesians appointed as Members in the Department of Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of Meghalaya
Shillong, 2019 Jul 01 Shillong: In the order by the Governor of Meghalaya his Honorable Tathagata Roy, No.SYA.134/2014/156 issued on 27th June 2019, two Salesian priests Father Anthony Kharkongor SDB; the Delegate of Youth Commission of the Province and Principal of St. Anthony's High School along with Father Michael Makri SDB, the Director of Don Bosco Youth Centre and Don Bosco Media Network has been inducted as official members in the Department of Sports and Youth Affairs of the Government of Meghalaya, India.  Read More »
Michael Makri

Singing Out Proud 2019
Shillong, 2019 Jun 14 Shillong: As part to promote local talents and to give the youth platform to come up in their career. Supported by RedFM and Don Bosco Media Network, the Vocal students of Don Bosco Youth Centre organized its first ever concert on 13th June 2019 in the premise of the Institution amidst the local MLA Smt Ampareen Lyngdoh, local MDC Shri Fantin J Lakadong, Director Father Michael Makri and other dignitaries.  Read More »
Michael Makri

First Perpetual Profession at Tea Garden Parish
Kolkata, 2019 May 23 Oodlabari, N. Bengal-- Theology student Deonis Minj became the first Salesian to make his perpetual profession in the Blessed Michael Rua tea garden parish of Ooodlabari under Jalpaiguri diocese.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM


         Salesians of Don Bosco      Salesian Information Service








From Fr.Regional Desk

By way of Sharing Ideas
Read More
PUBLICATIONS