Monthly Archives: July 2010

Archdiocese silent on transparency debate

Published Date: July 30, 2010 Tags: Church in Goa, financial dealings, public scrutiny, transparency debate Church procession in Goa. A recent government move could allow public scrutiny of all Church activities, including financial ones. The Church in Goa is refusing … Continue reading

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Debate Whether Church should be brought under RTI

The following article appeared in O Herald Tue Jul 27 2010 11:33:58 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time) by IANS ( Leave a comment ) Panaji, July 27 (IANS) Should the church in Goa be brought under the purview of the Right … Continue reading

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Marinagars Future

A number of catholics have raised questions as to why the marinagar deal which took place in 1991 is now being made an issue.Those catholics are right because they do not know of the deal which took place in the … Continue reading

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The Undertold Story: The Vatican, the Mob, Super Ponzi Schemes and MORE

July 3, 2010 at 11:33:35 By Gregory Paul Gregory Paul is an independent researcher interested in informing the public about little known yet important aspects of the complex interactions between religion, secularism, culture, economics, politics and societal conditions. His scholarly … Continue reading

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Extra FSI IN CESSED BUILDINGS

The Maharashtra Government has increased the FSI for all classes of cessed buildings to 2.5. This will mean that in a number of colonies owned by the Church the FSI stands increased in the case of those buildings which are … Continue reading

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Goa priest bans display of valuables on coffins

Article appeared in Ucan newsfuneral Published Date: July 12, 2010 By Bosco de Souza Eremita, Panaji A funeral service in India. A Goan priest has warned parishioners not to place valuables on coffins. A parish priest in Goa, India, has … Continue reading

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Indian Catholics back hunger striker’s claim

Article taken from Ucan news Published Date: July 9, 2010 By Francis Rodrigues, Mangalore The crowd rallying to support Gregory Patrao Some 1,500 Indian Catholics demonstrated yesterday to support a fellow Catholic’s hunger strike protesting state acquisition of his land. … Continue reading

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