BIS NEWS

  • Fr Basañes pays rich tribute to Fr Mario

    Sep. 27. Rev Fr Guillermo Basañes, General Councillor for the Missions has kept his promise made to Fr. Mario Porcu, a 98 year old Salesian who passed away on 22nd June 2016 in Guwahati to give to Mary Help of Christians at Voldocco the scarf Fr. Mario gave to him during their meeting. The meeting coincided with the extraordinary visitation that Fr. Basañes made to the province and the last birthday of Fr. Mario on 20th May 2016. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Don Bosco School Panbazar holds Peace Rally and Teachers` Seminar on `Joy of Giving`

    Sep. 10. The Salesian Province of Guwahati in collaboration with the Archdiocese of Guwahati, together with the Catholic Religious of India, took out a peace rally from Judges Field to Don Bosco School, Panbazar on 9th September morning to celebrate Mother Teresa's recent canonization. Students from over 30 different schools participated in the rally. Around eight thousand students and teachers holding placards and blue and white balloons marched the city of Guwahati as a sign of respect to Saint Mother Teresa of Kolkata. The rally was flagged off by Dr. M Angamattu, IAS, DC of Kamrup. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Three varsities of Assam to get involved in social service in Mother`s divine footsteps

    Sep. 10. The spirit and message of St Teresa of Calcutta will now inspire students of the most venerable universities in Assam - Gauhati University, Dibrugarh University and Cotton College State University - to get involved in social service. The development comes close on the heels of the canonisation of Mother Teresa in Rome. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Don Bosco to represent NE at WWF quiz in Delhi

    Sep. 5. Don Bosco School, Panbazar, will represent the northeast region in the national finals of the WWF Wild Wisdom Quiz to be held at New Delhi on October 6. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Assam Sahitya Sabha appoints Dr. Stephen Mavely SDB as the Chief Adviser of its E-Journal

    Aug. 22. Father (Dr.) Stephen Mavely SDB, Vice Chancellor, Assam Don Bosco University has received an invitation from the Assam Sahitya Sabha requesting him to be their Chief Advisor for the e-journal of the Sabha. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...