Brother Mathew Thaiparambil SDB - Non-Formal Vocational Training pioneer passes away

Kolkata, 2019 Feb 02 Founder-Director of Don Bosco Self-Employment and Research Institute (DBSERI) and pioneer of Non-Formal Vocational Education in West Bengal Brother Mathew Thaiparambil passed away at a Kolkata Hospital, 1 February 2019.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

DB Varsity Interns host daily LIVE radio shows in Darjeeling
Kolkata, 2018 Dec 28 Sonada -- A group of four BA Mass Communication students from Assam Don Bosco University Guwahati undergoing month long campus radio internship at Radio Salesian 90.8 FM are hosting one-hour live radio program from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday since 21st December 2018. They will conclude their intense hands-on radio internship training on 4th January 2018.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Hill College honours father of Indian Nepali language with translations
Kolkata, 2018 Nov 15 Darjeeling -- A hill college in Darjeeling has started the translation of short stories written by father of Indian Nepali language who died in March 2018. The 3-day translation workshop is christened ''Indra Bahadur Rai and Translation: Taking Indra Bahadur Rai Beyond Nepali.''  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Live the Gospel with Courage
Shillong, 2018 Aug 31 Shillong, 31 August: Fifty-seven members of the Salesian Family (SDB, FMA, MSMMHC, VSDB and the Association of Salesian Cooperators) gathered at Pastoral centre, Shillong 29th to 30th August 2018 to study and reflect on ways of reigniting the Missionary spirit in the region.  Read More »
Michael Makri

Something Beautiful for the 'OTHER'
Hyderabad, 2018 Feb 21 Desayunador, the happening place in Tijuana for migrants, refugees and street-dwellers, the best symbol of Salesian commitment to the disenfranchised will soon be celebrating 80 seasons of dedicated service to the last and least of the people that live in this city bursting at the seams with a population growing by the day due to migration and deportation. The wonderful work being done by 9 Salesians and a host of volunteers in this Mexican - American border city of Tijuana is nothing short of the miracles in the Gospels. Fr Pallithanam Thomas, the Salesian representative at the UN, recounts his experience at this 'feeding of the 5000'.  Read More »
PALLITHANAM Thomas

Sonada Parish Bags Bosco Utsav Trophy
Kolkata, 2018 Feb 06 Sonada -- Salesian College Sonada brothers organized the annual inter youth centre mega Bosco Utsav for young people of 20 youth centres they go to each Suday. The event was held at the well decorated SCS Campus on Sunday 4th February 2018.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Salesian College Sonada celebrates 80th year with colloquium, concert and concelebration
Kolkata, 2018 Feb 01 Soanda --The Salesian College Sonada celebrated its 80th jubilee with a series of events starting with a national colloquium on Christian Higher Education held on 16 November in Kolkata with participants from five Catholic Uiveristies in India. It was followed by concert for parents of 1st year students and friends on 8th December 2017 and a second concert for parents of 2nd & 3rd year students and friends on 27th January 2018. It was followed by solemn Eucharistic Concelebration on 31st January presided over by Vicar General of Darjeeling diocese Father Fintan Moktan.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

500 Youth of 6 languages march for peace in Siliguri
Kolkata, 2018 Jan 28 Siliguri -- A group of young people holding a four day interntional youth festival held a peace rally witnessing to 'unity in diversity' in spite of racial, ethnic, and linguistic differences, it is possible for humanity to live in peace.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

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


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