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Youth For Social Transformation
09/02/2011.  IND #N.4668
Posted by Benny James, Dimapur
News in Education and Culture, Youth, Education Higher , Media, Festivals, Success Story, Education School, Social Ministry, DB Alumni, Education Dept, Education

DBCMaram ( ) : The AICUF Unit of Don Bosco College, Maram (DBCMaram) organized a residential programme with the theme ''Youth for Social Transformation'' on 4th and 5th February. The programme was also an orientation programme for the AICUFers to know AICUF in depth with Mr. Niraj Lakra, the National Full timer as the main resource person. The programme began on the eve of 4th February with 65 AICUFers registered for the programme, Fr. Benny James SDB the State Adviser and the Principal of the College; Sr. Deepa Mathew FCC, the Unit Animator and Sir Amit Kumar. The AICUFers welcomed the full timer and had some ice-breaking sessions. In the evening a movie ''Hotel Ruanda'' was shown; a movie on social issues - conflict between two African tribes and how it affects the locals.. Read More

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A Motley Group of Women Dare to Stake Their Claim for Land Once Again.
08/02/2011.  INH #N.4666
Posted by PALLITHANAM Thomas, Hyderabad
News in Marginalized, Justice and Human Rights, Social Development, Social Ministry, Missions

Around 10 acres of alluvial land, gift of the mighty Godavari is what the women claimed for themselves. They consciously kept the men folk out of the struggle. On Sunday 6th February, Ms.Syamala, aged around 40 rallied the landless women from her village to make a bid for ownership of 10 acres of land far out in the middle of the river Godavari. The women belong to Vadapalli village of Athreyapuram Mandal in the District of East Godavari, the State of Andhra Pradesh. They had the assistance of the staff of People's Action For Rural Awakening, the Social Action Initiative of Don Bosco Mission Ravulapalem. Additionally they had the support from a distant land - 12 Adivasis activists from HUL Assam who had come to PARA for a week's exposure visit. By late evening of 7th February they had established their claim over the land!. Read More

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Sts. Peter & Paul Parish Pynthorumkhrah, Keeps the Silver Memory as a Jubilee
08/02/2011.  ING #N.4665
Posted by , Guwahati
News in Education and Culture, Spirituality, Evangelization, Parish / Church, Anniversary

Sts. Peter and Paul Parish, Pynthorumkhrah, Shillong, Meghalaya, kept the silver memory as a Jubilee of the visit of (L) Pope John Paul II to Northeast, Shillong at Pynthorumkhrah, Golf-links ground on 06 February 2011 with the annual Eucharistic Procession. Rt Rev. Vincent Kympat DD Presided over the Eucharistic Celebration concelebrated by 11 priests, which was attended by thousands of faithful from all over the archdiocese of Shillong. He also accompanied the float carrying the Holy Eucharistic during the memorial procession in the afternoon and gave the benediction. . Read More

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Pioneer of girl child education in NE passes away
08/02/2011.  ING #N.4664
Posted by Dianetious Fernandez, Guwahati
News in Salesian Family, Life and Health

Guwahati: The pioneer of girl child education in north eastern region, 100-year-old Salesian nun Sr Margaret Greppi died here on Monday. Sr Margaret, who worked in the field of education for the past 75 years, passed away at St John's Hospital at about 3.40 am due to old age ailments, St Mary's English High School (Maligaon) headmistress Sister Catherine said. Read More

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08/02/2011.  INH #N.4663
Posted by Nagothu Anthony Bala Kishore, Hyderabad
News in General

An animation Programme for all the coordinators of the cooperators was conducted on 6 February 2011 at Don Bosco-Gunadala, Vijayawada. Around 35 cooperators were present for the meeting. The animator of the programme was Fr Showrilu, the delegate of the Co operators, Hyderabad Province. . Read More

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Karnataka State Level Convention IV of BOSCO KIDS
08/02/2011.  INK #N.4662
Posted by KOONAN Thomas, Bangalore
News in Youth, Youth Groups, ChildEducare, Education

The Fourth Karnataka State Level Convention of BOSCO KIDS was celebrated at Charles' High School (Lingarajapuram) on 06 February 2011.. Read More

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Don Bosco MEDIA produced 'life' (love...hope) bags Best Director's Award
07/02/2011.  INT #N.4661
Posted by A. Raj sdb, Tiruchy
News in Media, Festivals, Success Story, Art Forms

Don Bosco MEDIA (alaihal MEDIA) produced life...(love...hope) bags Best Director's Award at International Cinema Festival of India, Jaipur. The fiat is achieved in the worldwood International Category (Short Film & Documentary). . Read More

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DBCMaram - A Miracle of God
07/02/2011.  IND #N.4660
Posted by Benny James, Dimapur
News in Education and Culture, Youth, Education Higher , Media, Festivals, Success Story, Education School, Social Ministry, DB Alumni, Education Dept, Education

DBCMaram,4 Feb 201 ( ): Don Bosco College, Maram celebrated the Feast of St. John Bosco on 4 Feb, 2011. Hon'ble MLA Shri K.Raina of Tadubi Constituency was the Chief Guest and Rev. Fr.Joseph Pampackal SDB, the Former Provincial Economer of the Province of Dimapur was the Guest of Honour.. Read More

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Don Bosco Provincial House, Tiruchy
07/02/2011.  INT #N.4659
Posted by Thamburaj Vincent, Tiruchy
News in General

Installation of the New Provincial for the Salesian Province of Tiruchy.. Read More

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''DBCLM takes forward the Child Rights Clubs in a marvelous manner''
07/02/2011.  INK #N.4658
Posted by MARAMATTATHIL Sonychen Mathew, Bangalore
News in Success Story, Development Office

An ideal occasion for all of us at DBCLM to spread the name of Don Bosco far and wide and above all to understand the problems of the children and arouse them to act of r a better life and better future.. Read More

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