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INDIA: Don Bosco College Students Raise Funds for Terminally Ill Patients

By at May 13, 2015 | 7:37 am

INDIA: Don Bosco College Students Raise Funds for Terminally Ill Patients

(MissionNewswire) Don Bosco College, located in the suburb of Mannuthy just outside Thrissur, a city in the Indian state of Kerala in the southwest of India, recently raised 400,000 rupees (more than US $6,400) for the Pain and Palliative Care Society, an organization that provides for the treatment and care of terminally ill patients. More than 640 students participated more...

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CHILE: After Massive Earthquake, Salesian Missionaries Report Property Damage but No Injuries

By at April 4, 2014 | 10:28 am

CHILE: After Massive Earthquake, Salesian Missionaries Report Property Damage but No Injuries

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries report property damage but no injuries after a massive earthquake with a magnitude of 8.2 struck the northern coast of Chile 62 miles from the city of Iquique on April 1. The initial earthquake, followed by at least 10 strong aftershocks, including one with a magnitude of 6.2, generated a tsunami and caused multiple deaths. A 6.9 more...

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