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Making history: Meet England's first female bishop

  The Church of England on Monday ended centuries of male domination with the consecration of its first woman bishop who described it as a “profound and remarkable moment”.......

Church of England approves women bishops

For the first time in its history, the Church of England has allowed women to become bishops following voting. The Church of England General Synod, bringing in the change by the two-third......

Archbishop of Canterbury in India on Saturday

The Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, the head of the Church of England, will embark on a 16-day visit to India from Saturday. He will travel to Kolkata, Ranchi, Nagpur, New Delhi, Chennai,......

Church council denounces move to ordain women

The recent move by the Church of England to allow ordination of women as bishops has caused ripples among traditionalists in the Indian church, especially in Kerala, the seat of Syrian......

UK vicars' yoga ban stems from ignorance: Ramdev

Reacting sharply to the ban imposed on yoga by two churches in England in their halls, yoga exponent Baba Ramdev and a Catholic priest on Saturday said the decision stems from "ignorance"."To......

'Church of England should stop Vedanta mining'

Pressure is mounting on the Church of England, a stakeholder in the British mining giant Vedanta, to 'use its power' to stop it from exploiting bauxite in the mountains of Orrisa, considered sacred......

Crisis hits church: UK clergies without jobs

The worst economic downturn in decades has forced the Church of England to turn away clergies for the first time in history after billion of pounds of its investments were wiped out in the......

Who benefits from reforms?

There are two quick ways to advertise your modernity in India today. The first is to carry an iPad when you go for meetings, even if all you do with it is read email; and the second is to declare......

Orient Express appoints Harsha Agadi as director

US-based luxury hotel chain operator Orient Express has brought on its board an Indian-origin restaurant business entrepreneur Harsha V Agadi as an independent director.Incidentally, Orient Express......

Toy train travails: N Bengal pins hopes on Didi

"I will turn Darjeeling into Switzerland." This was one promise which railways minister Mamata Banerjee had made to the people of Darjeeling before the last Lok Sabha elections. "Amid various......

10 movies you must see at MAMI

Satyajit Ray. Films from Italy, Iceland and Albania feature on Aseem Chhabra's list. Mumbai's own international film festival is back -- in a new incarnation, with a new team, infused by new......

Colin Firth's Indian connection

The Oscar 1, Oscar 2, Oscar 3, Oscar 4 and Oscar 5 quizzes have been fun, haven't they? Here's one more to sink your teeth into. 1. Colin Firth, the front-runner for this year's......

'Jeeva was always on my mind'

Tamil filmmaker Manigandan had been assisting the late cinematographer-turned-filmmaker Jeeva from his very first film. When Jeeva passed away in Russia without completing Dhaam Dhoom, it was......

Going all out for Housefull

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Deepika Padukone and Jiah Khan were spotted at a promotional event of their movie Housefull in Mumbai on Thursday. The movie releases all......

'Housefull will be the biggest hit of 2010'

Three years after the hugely successful Heyy Babyy, director Sajid Khan returns with another comedy, Housefull. Joining Akshay Kumar and Riteish Deshmukh (who also starred in Sajid's debut film)......

PHOTOS: Vatican to field cricket team, take on Anglican Church

The Vatican officially declared its intention to defeat the Church of England on Tuesday - not in a theological re-match nearly 500 years after they split, but on the cricket pitch.The challenge......

England's fitness coach faces child porn charge

England's fitness coach Marques Church will be sentenced this week after he was found guilty of downloading child pornography using an Internet connection financed by the England and Wales Cricket......

Check out our sportsmen who tied the knot in 2015

Wedding bells chimed more than a few times in 2015 as sportsmen tied the knot left, right and centre. Rediff.com brings you those guys who got hitched this year… Take a look! IMAGE:......

350 off 138 balls... Lancashire's Livingstone breaks Indian's record

The 21-year-old all-rounder smashed a world record 350 off just 138 balls during a one-day match in a Royal London National Club Championship game against Caldy Young Lancashire batsman Liam......

Australia's Ahmed victim of racism over refusal to sport beer logo

Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland lashed out at "racist comments" directed at Muslim Fawad Ahmed after the leg-spinner requested to be excused from wearing the 'VB' logo as it conflicted......
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Pope, Russian Orthodox patriarch to meet in historic step

Where In a room at Havana's jose Marti international airport. The meeting will last almost two hours and yield a joint declaration. Why is it... ...

http://www.speakingtree.in/article/pope-russian-orthodox-patriarch-to-meet-in-historic-step
Celebrate Diversity of Indian Languages and Cultures - Dr. Guha @ MYRA

/PRNewswire/ -- Inaugurating the MYRA Annual Student Festival - MYRAGO!,Dr. Ramachandra Guha, a very well-known historian and biographer... ...

http://www.prnewswire.co.in/news-releases/celebrate-diversity-of-indian-languages-and-cultures---dr-guha--myra-568420461.html
WHO advises women on protection but no travel advisories

The World Health Organisation advised women on Wednesday on how to protect themselves from Zika, particularly if pregnant, but also reassured them... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-zika-virus-who-advises-women-on-protection-but-no-travel-advisories-2176454
Refugees Dream of England, at Belgian Port

BRUSSELS,Belgium: For months Iranian Christian migrants have been sleeping in a makeshift shelter outside a church in the Belgian port town of... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Refugees-Dream-of-England-at-Belgian-Port/2016/02/11/article3271762.ece
The wonderfully weird world around us!

Ten images that show it’s an odd, odd world we live in. Participants take part in the annual Great Pancake Race in aid of London’s... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/pix-the-wonderfully-weird-world-around-us/20160211.htm

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