The Birth of Hope to Heal the World

Stanley Weintraub in his “Silent Night: The Story of the World War-I Christmas Truce,” illustrates an extraordinary moment in the history of the world.  [auth] During the first World War, British soldiers and German soldiers…

NEP 2020 Structural Changes in School Education

On the 29th July 2020, the Union Cabinet approved the third National Education Policy (NEP), 2020, which is aligned to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and hopes to address the many growing development priorities…

Challenges Raised by the Jail Custody of Fr.…

Fr. Stan Lourduswamy SJ, aged 83, who was working for the Adivasis of Jharkhand for more than three decades, was taken into custody and imprisoned on October 9th in the Taloja prison in Mumbai. Along…

Infirmary in the Pandemic

Ireturned from visiting the hospital, dog-tired and ravenously hungry.  I collected my dinner from the hot box in the kitchen and ate in the reading room. The T. V. streamed news of the Corona situation…

Let us together make a difference

In Conversation with the Newly appointed President of JCSA. [auth] Hearty Congratulations, Fr. Stany, on being appointed the President of JCSA. As you assume this important responsibility, what are your first feelings, rather your consolations…

Contemplation in Political Action

We live today in cataclysmic times! If one goes by the experience of the last couple of years, and particularly since the pandemic COVID-19 gripped the world, one realises there is not much positive happening…

JRS-South Asia: 40 years of Accompaniment

As Jesuit Refugee Service enters into 40 years of existence in November 14, 2020, it is not a time to triumphantly celebrate its achievements but to trace out God’s footprints and His providential accompaniment with…