NCCI condemns act of labelling candidates for constable post as SC/ST/ OBC on their chests

Despite the right to non-discrimination on the basis of race or caste enshrined in Article 15 of the Indian Constitution, discrimination against SCs and STs is pervasive. Markings of “SC” for scheduled caste, “ST” for scheduled tribe, “O” for OBC (other backward class) and “G” for General, of candidates for the post of constable on […]

A Brief Report on Colloquium on Reclaiming the Constitutional and Democratic Rights

Colloquium on Reclaiming the Constitutional and Democratic Rights Jointly organized by India Peace Center, Diocese of Chhattisgarh – CNI and NCCI- Dalit and Tribal/Adivasi Concerns 17th April 2018, Gass Memorial Hall, Raipur (Chhattisgarh) The issue of rising communal unrest in the country and the steady penetration of the Right wing hindutva ideologies have paved an […]

Advertisement for the post of NCCI General Secretary

April 27, 2018 To The Constituent Members National Council of Churches in India   Dear Ecumenical Leaders, Please find here an Advertisement for the post of NCCI General Secretary. The Search Committee in its meeting held on 21st April 2018 in Chennai decided to advertise for the post of NCCI General Secretary in the official […]

A Fresh Call for Applications to the post of Executive Secretary, NCCI – Policy Governance and Public Witness

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CHURCHES IN INDIA A Fresh Call for Applications to the post of Executive Secretary, NCCI – Policy Governance and Public Witness Qualifications Required: A post-graduate degree or its equivalent in Political Science or Economics or Sociology or Law or any related subjects. Having experience in Advocacy and Campaigning on issues of contemporary […]

Tamil Christians protest against violence, harassment

Police are allegedly ignoring attacks on Christians committed by hard-line Hindu groups in southern India. Hyderabad Thousands of Christians took to the streets during protests across the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu on April 17 to demand government action to stop what they call increasing harassment and violence against Christians. Some 20,000 Christians from […]