B.Ph. Programme inaugurated at Salesian College, Sonada

Kolkata, Jul 24 The official inauguration of B. Ph. Programme at Salesian college Sonada was held on Thursday 17th July 2014. The function commenced at 9.30 AM with the lighting of the lamp by the chief guest Rt. Rev. Bishop Stephen Lepcha, Bishop of Darjeeling Diocese.  Read More »

``Rice Advocacy and Justice Award`` to Bharat Kumar from BOSCO, Bangalore
Kolkata, Jul 23 . New Delhi: As the international community observes the 25th anniversary of UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) a four days workshop on child rights was organized in New Delhi by PRATYEK in collaboration with UNICEF & Nineismine Campaign from 17 to 20 July 2014. On this occasion the ``Rice Advocacy and Justice Award`` was presented to Master Bharat Kumar from BOSCO, Bangalore, for his contribution to society as activist of child rights.  Read More »

Don Bosco and Yamaha Motor India join hands to help under privileged youth
Kolkata, Jul 23 The first Yamaha Training Center in Kolkata was inaugurated at Don Bosco Technical School, Liluah on 17 July, 2014. It brought together two renowned groups, Yamha Motor India Sales Pvt Ltd and the Salesians of Don Bosco, both with their specific fields of specialization, to provide a platform to under privileged youths to build up their career through Skill Development Training.  Read More »

BOSCO reinforces child protection in Bangalore Railway Station
Kolkata, Jul 21 . BANGALORE: A new child assistance centre was inaugurated in Bangalore Railway Station under the direction of Bangalore Oniyavara Seva Coota (BOSCO) on 9 July by Mr. Anil Kumar Agarwal, Divisional Railway Manager, Southern Western Railways. It was a long time wish for BOSCO that has been actualized by obtaining from the Railways a rent free space with adequate facilities for the rescued children in the platforms. BOSCO is a voluntary organization of the Salesians of Bangalore province working primarily for the rescue and rehabilitation of street, run away and working children in the city of Bangalore.  Read More »

Theologian and Salesian Priest Fr Sebastian Karotemprel Dies
Kolkata, Jul 20 . Shillong: Internationally renowned theologian, author and founder of several missionary institutions in Northeast India, Salesian Father Sebastian Karotemprel passed away in Shillong, Meghalaya, July 20. He was 83. The funeral will be held in Shillong, on July 23 at 1 p.m. Fr. George Maliekal sdb, Provincial Superior of the Salesian Province of Silchar to which Fr Karotemprel belonged, said Fr Sebastian has left his own indelible mark on the Church and society.  Read More »

Junior priests: from ``Maintenance mode`` to ``Mission Mode``
Guwahati, Jul 18 Thirty eight young priests from the provinces of Guwahati and Silchar met together at Siloam, Barapani for the Junior Priests` Meet from 14th to 16th July 2014. The young priests shared experiences of their priesthood and priestly ministry. The meeting was animated by Rev Fr. George Palamattam SDB, Director of Siloam, a Centre for Transformation and Leadership Resource.  Read More »

Salesian College students shine at the International Service-Learning in Philippines
Kolkata, Jul 18 Four students from Salesian College Sonada participated in the International Conference and Service-Learning (ISL) programme under the theme ``Disaster Response, Community Resilience, and the Role of the University`` from 28th June to 11th July 2014 in Iloilo City, Philippines. The student representatives of Salesian College were Vikash Gupta, Naresh Agarwal, Snom Panlook and Ramachand Shimray. They were accompanied by Salesian Fr. Ujjol Mondol. Shimray shared the following account of their experience with BIS:  Read More »

Life time honour for serving Mising tribe
Guwahati, Jul 17 Jorhat -- Lolima, Sabitri, Kampo and Jyotsna, four tribal youth leaders working with a social entrepreneur who opted the cultural path for development of their tribe nestled in remote part of northeast India honoured him with a life time recognition ceremony reserved only for becoming totally integrated into the culture and psyche of the tribe and for his life time service. A member of the Salesian province of Dimapur Fr KA Thomas Kalapurackal (58 years) who has been working with the Mising tribe during the last 15 years, was surprised by the four ladies and their families with the josag ceremony and honours.  Read More »

Pope Francis Appoints Dr. Pudumai Doss SDB Consultor at the Congregation for Religious
Kolkata, Jul 16 . ROME - Dr. Jesu Pudumai Doss, a Salesian priest of Chennai province, was appointed Consultor of the Congregation for the Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life at the Vatican, by His Holiness Pope Francis, on 16th July 2014.  Read More »

The Court of Women - An Alternate Justice System Fighting Gender Violence
Hyderabad, Jul 14 The fourth coordination meeting of the Courts of Women took place in the last week of June for East Godavari District in Andhra Pradesh. More than 60 participants, mostly ICDS workers and NGO volunteers, gathered at Samarlakotta, East Godavari (Andhra Pradesh), to reflect on the rising incidence of violence against women and especially to explore an alternate justice system to address violence against women.  Read More »
Pallithanam Thomas

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www.donboscobangalore.org  Breads-DO-INB-Province
boscoreachout.org  BRO-DO-Province
boscodelhi.org  Bosco-DO-DelhiProvince
www.sumedhabani.blogspot.in  Sumedhabani Blogspot
dbica.org  DBICA
www.dbclm.org  DBCLM
www.dbvazhikaatti.org  Vazhikaatti
www.childeducare.net  ChildCare
www.donboscochennai.org  Chennai Province
www.donboscodimapur.org  Donbosco Dimapur
donboscohyderabad.org  Donbosco Hyderabad
www.bctesdbdim.org  DBCTE
www.donbosconewdelhi.org  Delhi Province Website
www.donboscokonkan.org  Konkan Province
www.anbuillamchennai.org  Anbu Illam
www.donboscopolytech.org  Donbosco Polytechnic
www.joetechchennai.org  Joe Tech Chennai
www.donboscocuddalore.org  Donbosco Cuddalore
www.donboscosagayathottam.org  Donbosco Sagaya Thottam
www.donboscotiruchy.org  Trichy Province
www.dbcitanagar.com  Itanagar
www.donboscotechpolur.org   techpolur
donboscoguwahati.org  donboscoindia.net
www.ijtti.org   IJTTI
www.donboscothiruvalam.org  Donbosco Thiruvalam
www.dbicafilmfestivals.org  DFF
www.donboscokaraikal.org  donbosco karaikal
www.bosconetindia.org  Procure
www.sdbbangladesh.org  bangladesh
www.donboscoshillong.org  donboscoshillong.org
www.donboscoindia.net  donboscoindia.net
www.sabbaticalprogram.org  program
urn.donboscoindia.com  Relic-National
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www.dbcmaram.org  dbc maram
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