BIS NEWS

  • Tea garden parish offers free coaching classes to needy youth

    May. 29. A parish in Assam`s Bongaigaon diocese with the help of a Guwahati based NGO has come up with a novel scheme to prevent high school children dropping out of school or flunking in their board examinations. Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM   Read More...



  • Father Guillermo Basanes SDB concludes the Extraordinary Visitation in the Province of Guwahati

    May. 27. Father Guillermo Basanes, SDB General Councillor for the Missions began the Extraordinary Visitation in the Province of Guwahati in the name of the Rector Major, Fr Angel Fernandez Artime on 19 February 2016 with the inaugural Mass and conference at Mario Hall, Panbazar. After three month of visiting the thirty three houses and personal tete-a-tete with the confreres he concluded the extra ordinary visitation on 25 May with the meeting with Rectors and Parish Priests of the province. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Education Conference " Empowered by Knowledge, Driven by Skills" organised by DBI

    May. 26. The former governor of Meghalaya Shri Ranjit Shekhar Moshahary said that knowledge is to be used for the betterment of the society. ``Education is for service,`` and encouraged the teachers to help the students to be service minded. He was speaking at the inauguration of the 8th National Conference on Education for Teachers organized by Don Bosco Institute at its campus on May 26. The theme of the National conference is ``Empowered by Knowledge, Driven by Skills.`` Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Assam Salesians pray for alumnus chief minister

    May. 24. The Salesians in Assam on May 23 prayed for the northeastern Indian state`s chief-minister-designate Sarbananda Sonowal, one of their former students. Sonowal of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), who led a coalition that ended 15 years of Congress rule in Assam, is set to take office on May 24 evening at Guwahati, the state`s commercial capital. Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM   Read More...



  • Perpetual Profession of Six Salesian Clerics in the Province of Guwahati

    May. 23. Six Salesians made their perpetual profession on 22nd May 2016 at Don Bosco Institute Kharguli (DBI). Father Guillermo Basanes, General Councillor for the Missions who is in the province for the extraordinary visitation was the main celebrant and received the perpetual vows of the clerics. Cl. Reddy Gade Papi, Cl. Lakra Francis, Cl. John George William, Cl. Bosco Marak, Cl. Moshahary Kishore and Cl. Tete Amit committed themselves forever through religious profession. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...