Movie review: 'India's Daughter', the story of Jyoti Singh and her rapist-murderers, airs on PBS Independent Lens Nov. 16 and addresses global rape culture and gender inequality that nurtures it.
NCR Today: Synod will not provide Communion path for remarried; Pilgrims venture into Alaska forest; Irish parents fight for equal education; Elephant buried beneath Vatican
Synod Interview: Cardinal Maran Mar George Alencherry called on the church to take up a "new way of being" focused on standing in solidarity with peoples' suffering around the world.
NCR Today: More on the synod; Francis apologizes for 'scandals'; NJ archbishop bars certain Catholics from Communion; Vatican opens homeless shelter; Catholic school board discusses transgender rights
Five years ago, bishops in India worked with the Catholic Bishops Conference of India’s women’s commission to develop and adopt gender equality policies, but implementation has lagged.
NCR Today: coverage on family issues; Austrian cardinal calls upon EU bishops to address migrant crisis; Nuns on the Bus; kidnapping in Nigeria; and more.
The Catholic Church in India supported some 150 million workers on a nationwide strike that shut down factories, banks, traffic and government offices across India Sept. 2.
NCR Today: Francis prays for creation; Sisters' school supports children with disabilities; Poor economy plagues reservation; Australia losing religion?
Preview: Christians in India feel helpless amid unprecedented attacks they have been facing for some time now.
Just Catholic: Last week, fifty villagers murdered five women accused of witchcraft in east India. And you thought I was going to write about Donald Trump.