Sad Demise of Father James Poonthuruthil SDB

Shillong, 2018 Jan 22 Father James Poonthuruthil SDB, Rector and Professor at Sacred Heart Theological College Shillong, passed away on January 21 at NEIGRIHMS (North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences) in Shillong, Meghalaya. He would have turned 63 on January 27.  Read More »
Joseph Pulinthanath

Sad Demise of Father Stanislaus Fernandez SDB
Chennai, 2018 Jan 19 With deep sorrow, the Salesian Province of Chennai announces the passing away of our dear confrere Father Stanislaus Fernandez, 85 years, early morning on 19 January 2018 at Don Bosco, Aluva, Kerala. He was a Salesian for 64 years and a priest for 55 years. His funeral services will be held at Don Bosco, Tirupattur, on Saturday, 20th January 2018 at 3 p.m.  Read More »
KUMPILUVELIL Louis

Movies, Magic and Mobilisation
Mumbai, 2018 Jan 18 ''The small thought in your mind could be the next big thing in the world. Challenge yourselves, the next big film will be made by me. The next big idea that will change the world, will be by me,'' Father Savio Silveira, Vice Provincial of the Salesian province of Mumbai, said to youngsters, as he inaugurated the Don Bosco Youth Film Festival of India (DBYFFI) at Khalsa College in Mumbai. ''Through this festival we provide a platform for your ideas. Constantly look within yourselves, find new ideas and pass it to the world,'' Father Silveira, added.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Jamboree for scouts and guides at Kolkata
Kolkata, 2018 Jan 16 Focusing on the theme 'Holiness, Harmony and Health', the Salesian Province of Kolkata organized the '8th Provincial Jamboree', a four-day Scouts and Guides camp at Don Bosco School Liluah bringing together 600 young people in 14 Scout Troops and 12 Guide Companies. They hailed from the states of West Bengal, Bihar, Sikkim and the neighbouring country of Nepal, adding an international flavour to the mega event. The programme was held from 29 December, 2017 to 1 January, 2018  Read More »
Johny Nedungatt

Radio Journalists initiate Indo-Nepal Friendship
Kolkata, 2018 Jan 15 Darjeeling -- How can a community radio take initiatives toward building people to people friendship between neighbouring countries? A college community radio in Darjeeling hills has shown how a small jesture at promoting understanding and fellowship through people to people initiative can go a long way to establish rapport and gain people's good will.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

NGO hands over earthquake resilient school to villagers
Kolkata, 2018 Jan 12 Sindhupalchawk, Nepal -- A Christian Non Government Organization working in Nepal marked its 25th year of service to the people of Nepal by handing over fifth earthquake resilient school to villagers at Kallery in Sindhupalchawk district in central Nepal some 90 kilometers east of Kathmandu. A total of ten schools in remote and inaccessible areas affected by the recent earthquake in Nepal (2015) are being got ready to be handed over.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Don Bosco Youth Film Festival of India 2018
Mumbai, 2018 Jan 11 Short films carve out a space for voices often quelled in the world of big-budget blockbusters! It's these voices that the organisers of the Don Bosco Youth Film Festival of India (DBYFFI), Boscom South Asia seek to amplify when the third edition of DBYFFI under the banner of 'Youth for Life' is conducted on January 18 and 19.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Eight Salesian Priests ordained in Chennai
Chennai, 2018 Jan 05 The Salesian Province of Chennai (INM) celebrated the Priestly Ordination of eight of her sons on December 27 2017. The Holy Order of Priesthood was conferred on them by Most Rev. Dr. George Antonysamy, DD, Archbishop of Madras - Mylapore at Our Lady of Lourdes Shrine, Perambur, Chennai.  Read More »
MATTHEWS Dominic

Indo-Nepal Friendship Tour Marks 25 years of Don Bosco Nepal
Kolkata, 2018 Jan 04 Darjeeling, A college community radio in Darjeeling hills plans to set out on a historic ''Indo-Nepal Friendship Tour'' with a team of Radio Journalists visiting 7 institutions in Nepal managed by alumni of Salesian College Sonada (SCS) to mark its 80th year celebrations as well as 25th year of Don Bosco Society in Nepal.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Don Bosco school-hut in a slum
Mumbai, 2018 Jan 03 Vishakaptnam - State of Andra, India. In the Kacherapalem slum about 800 people live in 150 tents and huts. The shantytown has existed for 20 years and is located under a bridge near the railway. There are no toilets, no waste collection, no electricity in the houses - they use lamps or candles. Most adults recycle waste on the street, collecting plastic, glass, metal, cardboard, and sell small handicraft or fruit products. Children do not attend school because parents cannot afford it and prefer to let their children work.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes


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