Radio Journalists initiate Indo-Nepal Friendship

4 months ago Father C. M. Paul 0
How can a community radio take initiatives toward building people to people friendship between neighbouring countries? A college community radio in Darjeeling hills has shown how a small jesture at promoting understanding and fellowship through people to people initiative can go a long way to establish rapport and gain people’s good will. Read More

Darjeeling inter faith group shows way to peace, harmony

5 months ago Father C. M. Paul 0
ARJEELING, 19 DECEMBER 2017: In the wake of rising incidents of religious intolerance, news around upcoming Christmas celebrations emanating from Madhya Pradesh (15th December) and Uttar Pradesh (16th December), an inter-faith group in Darjeeling has shown the way to religious tolerance and harmonious and peaceful living among members of all religious beliefs, 17th December Read More

Hills Students Run for Unity

5 months ago Father C. M. Paul 0
BY FATHER C.M. PAUL DARJEELING, 16 DECEMBER 2017: Heeding to the central government call to foster and reinforce the government’s dedication to preserve and strengthen unity, integrity and security of the nation by organizing Run for Unity, Salesian College Sonada organised mini Marathon for boys and girls on 16th December 2017. The run which Read More

Jingle Bells Season 2 kicks off

5 months ago Father C. M. Paul 0
Sonada, Darjeeling, 11 December 2017:  A youth group from Sonada parish became the first church group to start the Jigle Bells Season 2 in the hills to record original Christmas Carol composition in Nepali language entitled: Nazarethko Bethlehamma. Both lyrcs and music are composed by Campus Coordinator and HoD Philosophy Dept at Salesian College Soanda Dr Terence Mulkhia. The 10-member choir under the leadership of Mr Savio Giri recorded the carol... Read More

Salesian Radio 90.8 celebrates first anniversary, launches citizen journalist program

6 months ago Father C. M. Paul 0
SONADA, 4 DECEMBER 2017:  The only college community radio in West Bengal and entire northeast India marked its first anniversary launching Citizen Journalist (CJ) program. In the first batch of CJs commissioned during the gala event held 2nd December there were five young people including one and only female candidate. “Hailing from different parts of Darjeeling district and Mirik Sub-division, these young people re reporting from their area with... Read More

Darjeeling plans interfaith harmony meet

6 months ago Father C. M. Paul 0
THE HIMALAYAN BEACON BY FATHER C. M. PAUL DARJEELING, 4 DEC 2017:  At a meeting held at Buddhist Dali Monastery in Darjeeling, 3 December, heads of five religious affiliates and two NGOs agreed to meet with their delegations for a fellowship, on Sunday 17 December 2017. Some 120 leaders and teachers from various religious groups Read More