Dr. Savarimuthu Ignacimuthu, director of the Xavier Research Foundation of St. Xavier's College in Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu was awarded the Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Award for his outstanding contributions to scientific research.
An Archdiocese in south India and a team from the Thiruvaruperavi (Inter-Religious Leaders round Table) distributed buttermilk, water, and fruits to all Hindus attending the Madurai Kallazhagar Festival to promote religious harmony.
A Catholic politician in India requested Tamil Nadu State Government to close liquor shops on Good Friday. But social media called the idea “unnecessary,” and “ a bad idea” whereas the Indian National Congress party termed it “crazy.”
Archbishop George Antonysamy of Madras-Mylapore was elected as the president of Tamil Nadu Bishop's Council (TNBC) and Tamil Nadu Latin Bishop's Council (TNLBC) during a meeting held on March 3 at Pillar, Madurai, south India.
Over six decades ago, two nuns walking on the street met visually impaired children from economically poor backgrounds. The nuns established St. Joseph’s School for the Blind in Gnanaolivapuram parish in Madurai on December 8, 1972.
Bishop Emeritus Susaimanikam J from the Diocese of Sivagangai, South India, inaugurated Bishop Emeritus Susaimanikam J from the Diocese of Sivagangai, South India, inaugurated Infant Jesus Church at Ulaganathapurm, in Tamil Nadu, South India, on February 24.
Bishop Sebastianappan Singaroyan of Salem, the Tamil Nadu Bishop's Council Commission for Social Communications chairman, celebrated the eighth anniversary of Madha Television in South India on February 11.