Standstill Utopias - Making Religion Work for the Marginalized

Hyderabad, 2017 Aug 30 Dr.Jose Maliekal's doctoral thesis, Standstill Utopia - Dalits Encountering Christianity , now a book published by Indian Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (ISPCK) was released in the presence of community leaders, academics, government officials, church ministers and activists at Ekalavya Training Centre, People's Action For Rural Awakening, Ravulapalem. It was only fitting the that the release was done at Ravulapalem, which is the gateway to Konaseema, the site of the research on Madiga Community's encounter with Christianity.  Read More »
PALLITHANAM Thomas

Motivation cum Techno and Science Expo for Students
Tiruchy, 2017 Aug 25 The young people in the rural setup lack motivation in their studies and scientific thinking as they do not get much exposure and opportunities. Equipping them would mean empowering the whole nation. Hence, the Pastor Lenssen Polytechnic College, (A Don Bosco Institution) Kuthenkuly, organized a day of Motivational seminar along with a technical and science exhibition for the 10th STD students of the locality.  Read More »
Lawrence Britto Ashok

BOSCO, Bangalore Receives Mother Teresa Memorial National Award 2017
Bangalore, 2017 Jun 22 The Newspaper Association of Karnataka in collaboration with BNM Institute of Technology, (Bangalore), honored BOSCO, Bangalore, by conferring on it the 'Mother Teresa Memorial National Award 2017,' during a ceremony at BNM Institute of Technology, (Bangalore), on June 1, 2017.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

Extraordinary Visitation of The Salesian Province of Mumbai concludes
Mumbai, 2016 Nov 10 Father Maria Arokiam Kanaga, the Regional Councillor for South Asia concluded the Extraordinary Visitation to the Salesian Province of Mumbai with a concluding conference and the Holy Eucharist on November 09, 2016. Leaders of communities and Salesians numbering 68 participated in the proceedings.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Laurels to Don Bosco Past Pupil
Bangalore, 2016 Jul 28 The Management, staff and students of Don Bosco Arts and Science College, Angadikadavu, felicitated Saneesh T. K. a past pupil of the college on the occasion of winning the prestigious Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award and Kerala State Television Award 2016 for the his investigative story on M-Sand mining in the state of Kerala.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

Bosco Reach Out distributes Solar Lanterns to the villagers of Assam
Guwahati, 2016 Feb 13 Bosco Reach Out, the social development office of Salesian Province of Guwahati decided to adopt several villages in the state of Assam and distribute hi-tech solar lamps to the villagers not only to dispel darkness but also as a tool to achieve 100 per cent literacy, economic well-being, good health and connectivity. A solar energy project of a civil society organization promises to bring sunshine in the live of several villagers of Assam through multiple benefits.  Read More »
Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan

Chennai Floods - Intervention by the Salesian Province of Chennai
Mumbai, 2015 Dec 16 In South India, Chennai the capital of Tamil Nadu was affected by catastrophic flooding as the result of the heaviest rain fall. The schools are flooded, many houses are submerged in water, thousands are homeless, Schools were closed. No electricity, telephone, mobile and internet services for many days. Even train and flight services were cancelled.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Rector Major's first halt, Don Bosco's dream city, Kolkata, India
Guwahati, 2015 Sep 23 Kolkata - The Rector Major, Fr. Angel Fernandez Artime makes his maiden visit to India with first halt at Don Bosco's dream city Calcutta where he will visit typical Saleisan works - Howrah Ashalayam for street children, and Self Employment and skilling centre for marginalized youth at Mirpara.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Guwahati Salesians launch new strategy for skilling youth
Guwahati, 2014 Aug 17 Tezpur - Heeding to the call of Pope Francis to pay attention to the world situation of 'youth exclusions' Salesians of Guwahati province have come up with a new strategy to give unemployed youth access to employment opportunities. The inauguration of Don Bosco Social and Technical Institute (DBSTI) at Tezpur in Sonitpur District of Assam also marked the launch of the bi-centennial celebrations of Don Bosco's birth, 16 August 2015.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Salesians Address Police and Railway Authorities of Bangalore on Child-Rights
Bangalore, 2014 Mar 31 Stake Holders Training was organized by BOSCO (Bangalore Oniyavara Seva COota) supported by the Department of Women and Child Development, Government of Karnataka in Collaboration with South Western Railways Bangalore Division on 27th March 2014 at Bangalore City Railway Station Divisional Railway Manager's Conference Hall. It was conducted with the purpose of conscientizing the Railway Authorities and the Police Personnel about safeguarding the rights of children at Railway platforms. It was also intended to make known the harsh realities of children who land at the premises of City Railway Station Bangalore.BOSCO is the Saleisan Network for the street children's welfare in Bangalore.  Read More »
CHOONDAL Gilbert




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