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  • INB #N.8622 Salesian priest remembers the day Father Tom was kidnapped in Yemen
    Mumbai, DEC. 16. India - Salesian Father George Muttathuparambil received the phone call at 11:15 in the morning on March 4, 2016.. More

  • INB #N.8621 `I was not worthy to be a martyr`
    Mumbai, DEC. 15. : When Father Tom Uzhunnalil, a Salesian Priest, kept hostage for 557 days by terrorists in Yemen, was finally released from captivity on September 12, 2017, the world listened carefully for his testimony. Would it be one of resentment, bitterness, pain or torture? His abductors had after all gunned down 16 people, including four Missionaries of Charity nuns, in front of his eyes, before scurrying him away to an undisclosed location. Could anyone emerge from captivity unscathed? . More

  • INB #N.8620 Colombia - Among world`s Top 50 teachers: Carlos Sanchez from San Juan Bosco Industrial Technical Institute
    Mumbai, DEC. 15. (ANS - Contratacion) - Among the world`s 50 best teachers selected in the 2018 ``Global Teacher Prize`` - an award considered the ``Nobel`` of the education sector - is a teacher of the San Juan Bosco Industrial & Technical Institute of Contratacion, Santander, Province of Colombia-Bogota. His name: Carlos Enrique Sanchez Santamaria, professor of Information Technology and Communication.. More

  • INB #N.8617 Nepal - Salesian aid starts to bear fruit
    Mumbai, DEC. 12. (ANS - Kathmandu) - Salesians have been present in Nepal since 1992. First with the start of a center in Dharan, in the East of the country, then Sirsia (1996), Kathmandu, Baroul and Chakkarghatty ( 2014) and, finally, Biratnagar (2017). Undoubtedly, the most difficult moment was the double earthquake of 2015 which devastated the capital and caused more than 8,800 deaths, and destroyed homes, schools and hospitals.. More

  • INB #N.8616 Sustainable future for Don Bosco Yerwada
    Mumbai, DEC. 12. PUNE: Don Bosco Junior College, Yerwada switched to clean energy generation using solar electrification and a 31 Kilowatt solar plant, to power fans, air conditioners, lights, water pumps and computers at the institution on December 5. . More

  • INB #N.8615 In His Time
    Mumbai, DEC. 12. NASHIK: ``In His time, He makes all things beautiful, in His time,`` was the main message of Father Tom Uzhunnalil when he visited Divyadaan, Nashik, on December 9. . More

  • INB #N.8614 Salesian Youth Movement in North-West India Connects, Celebrates, Commits
    Mumbai, DEC. 12. GUJARAT: The Salesian Youth Movement [SYM] SYMBIOS GuRaM 2017 was officially inaugurated by Father Godfrey D`Souza - Salesian Provincial Mumbai on December 09, 2017 at Dakor Don Bosco. Amidst a vast gathering comprising of 445 youth participants, volunteers, Salesians, SMI and FMA nuns, Father D`Souza declared the gathering open by launching the SYMBIOS Logo-Rosary Balloon that took flight on a pleasantly sunny weekend morning. . More

  • INB #N.8613 Father Tom Uzhunnalil, SDB receives the Mother Teresa Memorial Award for his bravery and resilience in the face of adversity
    Mumbai, DEC. 11. Father Tom Uzhunnalil, a Salesian from the Province of Bangalore abducted in Aden in 2016 and released in September is awarded the Mother Teresa Memorial Award 2017 for Social Justice by the Harmony Foundation on 10th December, 2017 at the J W Marriott hotel, Sahar, Mumbai, India.. More

  • INT #N.8619 Planning and Evaluation of the Eco Concerned Activities
    Tiruchy, DEC. 13. Planning and Evaluation meeting of the Eco concerned activities of the INT Province, was held at the provincial house, Kallukuzhy on 12 December 2017.. More

  • INT #N.8618 Twenty Eight Salesian Cooperators profess at Puthenthurai, Tiruchy
    Tiruchy, DEC. 13. Twenty Eight Salesian Cooperators made their promise at Puthenthurai on 10 December 2017. The promise of the new cooperators was received by Mr. Xavier, the provincial coordinator, Mr. Manohar the Secretary and Mrs. Arul Gnanam the Treasurer. . More

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