Churches(Search results - 23)
WorldApr 19, 2020, 3:15 PM IST
Donald Trump wonders if states enforce social distancing on Muslims during Ramzan
United States President Donald Trump has wondered if Democrats would go after mosques in the same way they did against churches during Easter
IndiaAug 25, 2019, 5:30 PM IST
LeT scare: Security blanket thrown over Coimbatore
It is reportedly said that since the terrorists entered India by sea from Sri Lanka, the police suspected they might carry out attacks on places of worship, particularly churches, where a large number of devotees gather on Sundays
IndiaJun 28, 2019, 11:10 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Police get 5-day custody of three suspected ISIS sympathisers
According to the FIR registered against the suspected ISIS sympathisers, they had conspired to carry out suicide attacks at temples, churches and places in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, where people gathered in large numbers.
IndiaJun 13, 2019, 2:14 PM IST
Kerala nuns protest over transfer of investigating officers; say officials trying to sabotage rape case
Five nuns from a convent in Kottayam Kuravilangadu seminary staged a protest on September 8, last year, in front of the Kochi high court against rape-accused Franco Mulakkal. This might be the first incident in the history of churches where nuns have held a public protest.
WorldJun 7, 2019, 1:00 PM IST
UK relaxes Sri Lanka travel advice issued after Easter Sunday terror attacks
Britain Thursday relaxed its travel advice for its nationals planning to visit Sri Lanka after the deadly Easter Sunday terror attacks
WorldMay 5, 2019, 11:06 AM IST
Sri Lanka blasts: Catholics turn to TV mass amidst bomb threats
The Easter Sunday attacks across churches and hotels in Sri Lanka has left the country resorting to other means to offer prayers. Catholics have now turned to mass that is telecast instead of gathering at the church. This, amidst another bomb threat at a “famous church”.
IndiaMay 3, 2019, 3:25 PM IST
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to get ‘Order of St George’ award from Kottayam church
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will be awarded with ‘Order of St George’ on May 5 in an open event in one of the famous churches in Kerala. This has been organised as part of the 462-year-old church’s commemorative feast.
SecurityApr 30, 2019, 12:58 PM IST
NIA speeds up investigation of ISIS-linked cases
For the last 72 hours, the agency is working on cases in which a link with the main accused of Sri Lanka Sunday Easter church attack was found. NIA has arrested Abdul Rashid who was influenced by Zahran Hashim, key conspirator behind the Sri Lanka Churches attack.
WorldApr 26, 2019, 10:05 AM IST
Sri Lanka Easter attacks: Authority releases pics of 6 suspects, including 3 women
Nine suicide bombers, believed to be the members of local Islamist extremist group called National Thowheed Jamath (NTJ), carried out a series of devastating blasts that tore through three churches and three luxury hotels on Easter Sunday
WorldApr 25, 2019, 5:55 PM IST
Sri Lanka admin cracks whip: Mosques raided, security heads roll, emergency measures on
From banning social media to raiding mosques, Sri Lankan government has taken massive steps after Sunday Easter churches attack.
WorldApr 25, 2019, 3:43 PM IST
Sri Lanka intensifies crackdown on terror suspects; 16 more held
Nine suicide bombers, believed to be the members of a local Islamist extremist group National Thowheed Jamath (NTJ), carried out a series of devastating blasts that tore through three churches and three luxury hotels.
WorldApr 22, 2019, 7:40 PM IST
Possible intel failures to be examined in Sri Lanka blasts
The nine bombings of churches, luxury hotels and other sites were Sri Lanka's deadliest violence since a devastating civil war in the South Asian island nation ended a decade ago.
WorldApr 21, 2019, 4:04 PM IST
Sri Lanka blasts: 7th blast reported in Colombo; Death toll at 185
A seventh blast has been reported from Sri Lanka and the death toll now stands at 185. About 400 people have been injured in the attack. 200 troops have been deployed to carry out rescue operation.